Moawad, Richard launch project to improve electricity in Arsal

Executive Director of the Rene Moawad Foundation, MP Michel Moawad, and US Ambassador to Lebanon, Elizabeth Richard, inaugurated this Monday the project of "Improving electricity in Arsal Municipality", which falls within the framework of the "Baladi" program funded by the USAID and implemented by the Rene Moawad Foundation.

The launching ceremony was attended by USAID Mission Director, Anne Patterson, Mayor of Arsal Bassel Al-Hujairi, members of the Municipal and Mukhtar Councils of Arsal, and a crowd of the region's sons.

Richard delivered a word on the occasion, whereby she stressed her country's commitment to "supporting the efforts of the people of Arsal to bring life back to the town and develop it."

The Ambassador announced that "the USAID will provide additional support to Arsal for the sake of implementing some seven new local developmental projects."

Source: National News Agency