Beirut - NNA - Industry and Trade Minister, Imad Hoballah, described the new government as being "a government of one team, not one color."
"This government, which includes specialized and distinguished figures, is the government of one team, not one color. This government came to fight corruption and the corrupt," he said.
"Lebanon needs to be rescued, and this is the reason for the presence of a government of specialists at this stage," Hoballah corroborated.
His words came during a reception hosted by the Southern Municipality of Kfar-Melki, in the presence of a large crowd of townsmen who gathered to welcome the new Minister.
Addressing the attendees, Hoballah said he was entrusted with a huge responsibility that requires "support and embrace."
At the industrial level, Hoballah pledged to back industrial production. "We will work to ensure a high quality industry..and there will be job opportunities by supporting local and small factories," he asserted.