Maronite Patriarch Cardinal Mar Bechara Boutros Rahi received on Friday at the Bkirki Patriarchate, Deputy Prime Minister and caretaker Minister of Public Health, Ghassan Hasbani, with talks touching on an array of local issues.
"We discussed the health sector and the developments that are taking place in this regard. We thanked the Synod members for their support of the mechanism that was developed to distribute the hospitalization budget ceilings, for the first time, with full transparency and without any unfairness vis-a-vis hospitals," Hasbani said in the wake of the meeting.
"We have also tackled the current situation and we wish that the government will be formed soon," he said, uttering optimism over the next stage and overcoming the obstacles that stand in the face of forming the government, "in order to preserve the economic, security and social stability enjoyed by Lebanon."
Source: National News Agency