The Board of Directors holds its regular and extraordinary
meetings at least once a year. The General Assembly holds its ordinary
meeting at least once every year and one ordinary meeting every
three years in order to approve the votes of the Board of Directors
elected by the members projects in each country. It holds as well
its extraordinary meeting in case of any modification in the main
regulations or in case of dissolution the Federation, merging, changing
its headquarters or whenever needed.
Most of the times, different activities occur such as (product exhibitions
and scientific conferences )during the General Assembly's meetings
as well as visits between the members of the Arab countries for
the benefit and the work progress of the companies and institutions
where they are operating.
In addition to the seminar of the Arab Federation for Paper, Printing
and Packaging Industries that took place in Lebanon on the 18th-19th
and 20th of September 2002, the General Assembly held its extraordinary
meeting as well as the Board of directors' meeting and the General
Assembly's ordinary meeting in its 19th session during which Dr.
Fady Gemayel from Lebanon was elected as President of the Arab Federation
as a successor of the former president Mr. Mustafa Marzouk. The
four vice presidents were also elected as follows:
1- Al Habib Al Arousi from Tunisia
2- Mohamed Adel Al Mozi from Egypt
3- Ali Shanshoul from Iraq
4- Hussein Ghaddar from the Gulf
The International Exhibition for the Packaging Requirements and
Techniques - Baghdad on 21st -25th of May 2003.