Speaker of the House, Nabih Berri, received this Tuesday in Ain Al-Tineh a delegation of the Bureau of the Economic and Social Council, under the chairmanship of its President Charles Arbid who briefed him on the workshop held at the Economic and Social Council.
"It is imperative to speed up the government formation process," he said in the wake of the meeting.
"We also discussed with Speaker Berri the work of the parliamentary committees and the need to cooperate with them and help in socio-economic matters, especially in the technical issues," Arbid added, noting that "the economic reality is difficult and delicate but we always Lebanese never lose hope."
On a different note, Berri welcomed the French Ambassador to Lebanon, Bruno Foucher, accompanied by Head of the French secular mission, Francois Perret, Director General of the Mission, Jean-Christophe Debre, and representative of the mission in Lebanon Andre Daouk.
Source: National News Agency