President Michel Sleiman, right, heads a Cabinet session in Baabda, Thursday, March 13, 2014. (The Daily Star/Hasan Shaaban)
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Lebanon's Cabinet convened Monday at Baabda Palace to discuss 30 items on its agenda, including the renewal the Central Bank's vice governors' four-year terms.Former Energy Minister Gebran Bassil and Speaker Nabih Berri have urged the caretaker government of former Prime Minister Najib Mikati to pass two essential oil decrees on revenue sharing and the number of blocks to be auctioned off.The Energy Ministry estimates that Lebanon has at least 95 trillion cubic feet of gas and 750 million barrels of oil in 45 percent of the country's surveyed territorial waters.Justice Minister Ashraf Rifi said the government was also scheduled to appoint Brig.
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