The Vice-President of BCCI Georgi Stoev met with Ahmad Alaeddine, President of the Lebanese-Bulgarian Business Council (LBBC). Fadi Darwish, Treasurer of LBBC and Rabih Sabra, General Director of the Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture of Beirut and Mount Lebanon also took part in the meeting. The Chairman and Vice-Chairman of the Bulgarian-Lebanese Business Council at BCCI – Mohamad Sakr and Svetoslav Bogalinski also attended the meeting on the Bulgarian side.
The development of the bilateral trade and economic relations in the context of the visit of a Bulgarian business delegation to Beirut in April this year was discussed.
The Vice-President of BCCI introduced the guests to Horizon 2020 EU Programme for Research and Innovation and potential opportunities for cooperation between Bulgarian and Lebanese companies.
A delegation organized by the Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture of Beirut and Mount Lebanon is expected to visit Sofia in the beginning of November.