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Itani highlights IDAL funding successes

Head of the Investment Development Authority of Lebanon Nabil Itani said Friday that 65 projects valued at over $1.9 billion have been awarded investment incentives since 2001. He added that these projects have provided about 10,000 direct jobs and 20,000 indirect jobs. “With our support for investment, we are enhancing…

Itani: FDI to GDP registered 5.1%, the highest level in the region

Despite the turmoil that is still impacting the Middle East region, Lebanon managed to maintain stable growth levels. The Investment Development Authority of Lebanon reserves no effort to promote Lebanon as a viable investment destination. Chairman Nabil Itani announces positive investment indicators, which would be encouraging to establish greenfield projects…

IDAL FDI MONITOR 2018

IDAL FDI monitor generates a comprehensive quarterly report on Foreign Direct Investments FDI & local investments in Lebanon.         Read more: http://investinlebanon.gov.lb/Content/uploads/Publication/180726113748379~FDI%20MONITOR%20LEBANON%202018.pdf

IDAL increases financial incentives to exporters

The Investment Development Authority in Lebanon (IDAL) has increased the financial incentives of its Agri-Plus program. The program supports agricultural and industrial exporters. IDAL increased the subsidies by 15 percent. It also increased the financial incentives to products exported to Jordan by 43 percent. IDAL’s financial incentives are based on…

IDAL launched a new Business Support Unit

Today Idal launched a new Business Support Unit, which will be the first of its kind within the framework of a government entity in Lebanon. Its mission is to provide legal advice and free financial services to startups. Are you a startup or innovator in the ICT, Technology, Telecommunications, Agro-Tech, Digital Media,…

IDAL’s Publication: Fintech Sector in Lebanon 2017 Factsheet

More FinTech startups launched in MENA than startups in any other sector. Exactly 105 FinTech startups had launched by the start of 2016 and Lebanon is at the forefront of innovation in the field regionally. With a banking sector that represents one of Lebanon’s main pillars and a technology hub…