The LCBA Committee "Lebanese Canadian Business Association" hosted a luncheon in honor of Canada's new Ambassador to Lebanon, HE Mrs. Emmanuelle Lamoureux.
Her Excellency was accompanied by members of the Embassy, Mr. Sohrab Farid, Senior Trade Commissioner, Ms. Grace Dib, Senior Trade Officer and Ms. Nathalie Nercessian Trade Commissioner. The members of the Executive Committee of the LCBA were present: Messrs Claude Boulos, President, Garbis Dantziguian, Vice President, Raouf Malak, Secretary General, Hagop Dakessian, Khaled Daouk, Raphael Debbane, Fouad El Khazen, Fouad Haddad and Rony Karam, members of the board.
The Ambassador expressed herself by praising the good bilateral relations between the two countries and thanked LCBA for their continuous assistance and services to Canada and the Embassy.
In particular, she recalled the Winter Festival, organized by the Embassy, in commemoration of the 150th Anniversary of the formation of Canada and to which the LCBA is a sponsor. This Festival, which will be held on Saturday, November 4th, at the Forum in Beirut, where all the friends of Canada and their family members: adults and children are invited.
Finally, President Claude Boulos outlined the LCBA program for the year 2018 and presented the LCBA badge to the Ambassador, of which she is the Honorary President.