Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LI

No 34

25-Aug-2008

Lebanon

Lebanon Seeks Solutions For Electricity Problems

Faced with a severe shortage of power generation capacity, the new Lebanese government, which won a parliamentary vote of confidence on 12 August, has moved quickly to look for solutions for the long-lasting problems in the electricity sector. Prime Minister Fuad Siniora visited Alexandria, Egypt on 16 August and met President Husni Mubarak and other senior officials from the government...