Minister of Social Affairs, Pierre Bou Assi's media office issued on Friday the following statement:
"Minister of Social Affairs, Pierre Bou Assi, met at his ministerial office with the Vice-President and Minister of Culture of the French Group and the Vice-President and Minister of Social Affairs of the Belgian Government, Alda Greoli, accompanied by the Belgian Ambassador to Lebanon Hubert Cooreman. Discussions touched on Belgian-Lebanese relations and means to promote them, in light of the existence of many common values between the two countries as well as a large Lebanese community in Belgium.
Talks also touched on the prospects of cooperation between the ministries of social affairs of the two countries and ways of exchanging experiences in order to provide the best services to citizens.
The Belgian minister stressed that she is interested in cooperating effectively with regard to social affairs and culture."
Source: National News Agency