Prime Minister, Dr. Hassan Diab, on Wednesday presided over a meeting at the Grand Serail, on the stages of implementing the oil and gas exploration plan.
The meeting was attended by Minister of Environment and Administrative Development Damianos Kattar, Water and Energy Minister Raymond Ghajar, and members of the Lebanese Petroleum Administration (LPA).
Head of LPA, Walid Nasr, gave a briefing on the work undertaken by the Petroleum Administration in implementing the gas and oil exploration plan and its various stages.
Premier Diab also met with a delegation of the French “Total” Company, in the presence of Ministers Ghajar and Damianos.
The delegation briefed the Premier on the company’s activities in Lebanon, in addition to the oil situation in light of the plan to explore for oil and gas in the Lebanese territorial waters.
Source: National News Agency