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Al-bader Lays The Foundation Stone For Projects In Lebanon
Director General of Kuwait Fund Mr. Abdulwahab Al-Bader signed 13 loan agreements totaling 61 million 350 thousand U.S. Dollars part of a Grant from the State of Kuwait for the reconstruction of Lebanon, Al-Bader also laid the foundation block for various projects whilst visiting Lebanon, which extended from 6-9 of Nov. Joining him in the visit were Regional Manager for Arab Countries Mr. Marwan Al-Ghanem, Director of Media Department Mrs. Mona Al-Ayaf, and Head of Media and Advertising and Exhibitions Section Mrs. Ameera Al-Kandri.
The director general of the Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development Abdul Wahab Ahmed Al-Bader visited Lebanon on (Tuesday 6 of November), where he held official interviews with Lebanese Prime Minister Fouad Siniora and a number of ministers and Lebanese officials
Albader and the President of the Lebanese Council for Development and Reconstruction signed 13 agreements to finance different developmental projects
The Kuwait Fund stated that the agreements include the establishment of a health center in Rahba- Akkar, sports center in the southern suburb (AlDahia AlJanobia)and an emergency center in Barasheet .. The establishment of many roads such as Nabea Al-Safa-al-Bireh and the ring road in the district of Soar and main roads in the district of Bint Jbeil, through Riyadh Baalbek and side roads, in addition to the rehabilitation of Castle Shaqif .. The projects also include water and sanitation in several areas which are: group of Nabatiyah and villages and district of Soar , district of Bent Jbeil, Tibnin and Zaoutar and barasheet and Shaqra.
During the visit The Director-General also met Nabih Berri, President of the Lebanese Parliament and Saad Hariri and Minister of Public Works Mohammed Safadi .. the Director General and the delegation accompanying him also attended a ceremony of starting the projects in the southern suburb
He also laid down the foundation stone for the start of these projects during a tour in the region
On the other hand, Director General of the Kuwait Fund Abdul Wahab Al-Bader honored a number of prominent Lebanese, during a dinner held specially for this purpose, which honored: MP Hasan Fadlallah /, Head of the municipalities in the southern suburb Mohammed Said Al Khansa /, the Mayor of Tripoli Rashid AlJamali and Chairman of the southern Board Dr. . Qabalan Qabalan