Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry is to receive, Wednesday Lebanese Prime Minister-designate Saad al-Hariri to hold talks at the Tahrir Palace in Cairo.
Anonymous sources told the newspaper that Harir’s visit could send a message that he is not internationally isolated like the caretaker prime minister Hassan Diab.
Lebanese President Micheal Aoun asked resigned prime minister Saad Hariri to stay in office as a caretaker prime minister until a new government is formed.
Hariri said on Tuesday he would submit his government’s resignation to President Michel Aoun in response to the protests, saying he had “reached a dead end”.
Hariri will “most probably” announce his government’s resignation on Tuesday, a senior official source from outside Hariri’s bloc told Reuters.
Prime Minister Saad Hariri on Sunday condemned Israel sending drones that fell over Beirut’s southern suburbs as a "blatant attack on Lebanon's sovereignty.
Sisi praised the strength of relations between Egypt and Lebanon at both the official and popular levels.
Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri denounced the act of sabotage against four ships near the UAE territorial waters in the Gulf of Oman, east of Fujairah.
Hariri said on Tuesday this week would be decisive in efforts to form the government.
Activities of the 4th Egyptian-Lebanese Business Forum will start on Friday under the auspices of Lebanese Prime Minister-designate Saad Hariri and with the participation of ministers concerned from Egypt and Lebanon.
Hariri stressed in his Twitter account Wednesday that Egyptian-Lebanese relations are very strong and would not be disrupted by any misexpression.
Efforts to form a new Lebanese government after months of negotiation remain “on their way to a solution”, prime minister designate Saad al-Hariri said on Monday.
A new Lebanese government will be formed within a week to ten days because the country's economic troubles can no longer allow for any more delay.
Hariri is not seeking revenge for the 2005 bombing that killed his father, former prime minister Rafik Hariri, and will act to preserve stability in his country.
Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri said that the Egyptian-Lebanese relations are "excellent" and are based on solid friendship.
Hariri will meet Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow on Wednesday, the eve of the FIFA World Cup, Hariri's office said.
Hariri said that consultations on the formation of a new government are in progress and at an accelerated pace to establish roots of stability in Lebanon.
Lebanese Prime Minister-designate Saad Hariri said Lebanon’s forthcoming government needs to implement reforms to help the country pull through difficult circumstances at an Iftar
Hariri on Sunday cast his vote in the Lebanese parliamentary election, terming it a "big democratic event".
Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri has received an invitation from a Saudi envoy to visit the kingdom and will go as soon as possible, his press office said on Monday.