LEBANON, ROMANIA TO COOPERATE IN FIGHTING CORRUPTION

BEIRUT, Lebanon, Romania’s Ambassador to Lebanon, Victor Mircea, said Tuesday, that, Lebanon must form a committee, to fight corruption, similar to that of Romania, local media reported.

“Lebanon should look into Romania’s expertise in fighting corruption, since 2005, with the creation of a specialised committee for that purpose,” Mircea was quoted as saying.

Mircea’s comments came, during his meeting with Lebanon’s State Minister for Combating Corruption, Nicolas Tueni.

Mircea discussed with Tueni, the possibility of signing an agreement between the two countries, to cooperate on fighting against corruption.

“The two also agreed on exchanging expertise in this field,” according to reports.

Mircea said that, Romania and Lebanon have long historic relations, especially that, a big number of Lebanese businessmen work in Romania.

Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK