(MENAFN) Lebanon is receiving support from Italy in its industrial sector, as the country looks to strengthen Lebanese-Italian economic relations.
Italian Ambassador to Lebanon Massimo Marotti made the assertion while speaking to Lebanese Industry Minister Wael Abou Faour.
"We are helping the Lebanese government in implementing its project which aims at establishing industrial zones to attract investments and create job opportunities," the envoy affirmed.
Industry Minister Abou Faour also announced that a project to establish five industrial zones was accepted by the council of ministers.
Abou Faour confirmed: "we will also approve the creation of two additional industrial zones if we succeed in attracting funding for the construction of these zones' infrastructure."