Maronite Patriarch Cardinal Bechara Boutros Rahi on Friday received wellwishers on the occasion of the holiday festive season.
In this framework, Patriarch Rahi received a delegation of Hezbollah, led by Mount Lebanon and the North Official Sheikh Mohammed Amro, who said that they came to extend greetings to the Patriarch on the holy season.
On emerging, Sheikh Amro said that the Party supports a government comprised of competent specialist candidates who enjoy integrity and loyalty to the nation and whose concern is to save the country and its economy.
In reply to a question, Sheikh Amro said it was early to speak about names for the ministerial portfolios.
On the other hand, Patriarch Rahi met with Chairman of the International Federation of Arab Bankers, Dr. Joseph Torbey, who hoped a new government would be swiftly formed to address the current financial and economic situation.
The Patriarch also met with Lebanon's Amabssador to Saudi Arabia, Fawzi Kabbara, at the top of a delegation of the Lebanese Business and Investment Council and Lebanese businessmen in tSaudi Arabia.
Among Patriarch Rahi's itinerant visitors for today had been the Armenian Catholic Church Patriarch, Gregorios Boutros XX, Vice Speaker Elie Firzli, and former Minister Jihad Azour.
Source: National News Agency