28 February 2018 | Mr. Ziad Hayek, Secretary General of the HCP, met with His Excellency Mr. Wang Kejian, Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China to the Lebanese Republic who was accompanied by Mr. Zhang Fengling, Economic and Commercial Counsellor at the Embassy.
Mr. Hayek presented the main provisions of the recently enacted PPP Law and stressed on its value added in terms of boosting the transparency and professionalism of the tendering process. H.E. Mr. Kejan expressed the willingness of China to support Lebanon’s infrastructure, particularly in the transport and electricity sectors and highlighted the technical and financial capabilities of the Chinese companies in this respect. Mr. Hayek welcomed China’s interest and support and shared with the Chinese delegation the list of PPP candidate projects, and hoped for a wide participation from Chinese companies in Lebanon Investment in Infrastructure Conference, planned to be held on March 6th, 2018 in Beirut.