Parliament’s vote on the draft 2020 budget could be delayed if Cabinet is formed before budget talks are over, Speaker Nabih Berri has said.
Protesters Tuesday forced lawmakers to postpone two Parliament sessions after blocking roads leading to Nijmeh Square.
Parliament is set to hold two sessions Tuesday despite opposition from protesters and amid calls to block roads leading to the assembly in Downtown Beirut.
A lawmaker said Thursday that the budget and finance parliamentary committee has made a number of amendments to caretaker Finance Minister Ali Hassan Khalil’s...
Lebanon is on the brink of forming a new government, a top political aide to Speaker Nabih Berri said Thursday.
Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri met with Progressive Socialist Party leader Walid Joumblatt, at his Ain al-Tineh residence Monday evening amid a deadlock in...
Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri Monday attributed the economy’s deterioration to “pure politics.”
Future bloc tells Diab it will not participate in govt
Lebanon’s declining state finances require “exceptional,” yet realistic solutions, MP Ibrahim Kanaan said Monday.
Speaker Nabih Berri said Wednesday that a session would be set before the end of the month to discuss the 2020 budget.
Future Bloc announced it would boycott Parliamentary sessions Tuesday.
A number of MPs will not attend Tuesday's legislative session, including the MPs of the Lebanese Forces and Progressive Socialist Party.