Presidency of the
Council of Ministers
IDAL's Chairman Eng. Nabil Itani declared that Europe and the Arab world are sharing several advantages with distinctive historical and economic relationships, pointing out that there are common challenges faced by the two regions resulting from serious economic crisis, caused by wars, terrorism and the decline of oil prices. Participating at the Economic Arab-European conference, organized by the Al-Iktissad wal Aamal Group under the auspices of the President and the Prime Minister of the Hellenic Republic with the presence of European and Arab officials, Itani called upon strengthening the cooperation between the two regions through the removal of barriers allowing a free inflow of goods, people and money, the set-up of strategies that would mobilize manpower and encourage entrepreneurship, as well as the support of investors, protection and maintenance of their investment, the enhancement of communications with expatriates all over the world and linking them economically to their home country.