Afiouni, Najari discuss technological cooperation

Minister of State for Information Technology Adel Afiouni received at his ministerial office the Egyptian Ambassador to Lebanon, Nazih Al-Najari, with talks touching on the possibility of exchanging experiences between Lebanon and Egypt in the field of knowledge economy.

“We discussed with Ambassador Najari means of cooperation between Lebanon and Egypt in the information technology sector, and also touched on the historic and brotherly ties between the two countries, and the continued support provided by Egypt, State and people, to Lebanon in all fields,” said Afiouni in the wake of the meeting.

Najari, in turn, stressed “the role of the Ministry of State for Information technology in the advancement of government work, at the service of the citizens in Lebanon. In Egypt, there are projects similar to those of the Ministry of Information Technology, such as the e-government project, and we have expertise in this field that can be exchanged with Lebanon. Therefore, my visit aims to meet Minister Afiouni and also to discuss means to establish cooperation between the two countries in the field of information technology.”

Source: National News Agency