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15/1/2018
Steven Spielberg´s The Post gets banned in Lebanon
A source involved with the films international rollout says the Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks drama was presented to the Lebanese censorship board, which nixed it, citing a "boycott Israel" list. (Photo: Niko Tavernise/Paramount Pictures)
Culture
15/1/2018
Lebanon vs. Egypt: Who are the worst drivers of them all?
Lebanon and Egypt may be two of the Arab world’s most contrasting countries, but there is one unenviable trait they do share — a reputation for bad driving. (Photo: Arab News)
Culture
15/1/2018
Environmentalists Warn Of Mediterranean Pollution From Lebanon Land Reclamation
Lebanon is drowning in its own garbage. Beirut and its suburbs alone generate more than 3,000 tons of trash per day, according to government figures. Corruption, bad infrastructure and a weak government have all contributed to dysfunction when it comes to waste disposal. (Photo: Joseph Eid/AFP/Getty Images )
Culture
15/1/2018
Sunday activities coming to Downtown Beirut
The rejuvenation of Beirut’s Downtown area will be jump-started with weekend activities, the city’s mayor said Monday. (Photo: Mohamad Azakir)
Politics
15/1/2018
Lebanon must focus on IT: Hariri
Prime Minister Saad Hariri pointed Monday to the need for information and technology investment, noting seperately that Lebanon has $16 billion-worth of projects across various sectors for which it hopes to secure funding at upcoming donor conferences. (Photo: Mohamad Azakir)
Culture
10/1/2018
In Lebanon, mile-long artwork is a sign of Peace
Lebanese twins Omar and Mohamed Kabbani painted "salam" — the Arabic word for peace — in bright green across 82 rooftops in the northern city of Tripoli. (Photo: Ashekman)
Politics
10/1/2018
In Syria’s reconstruction, Lebanon sees economic opportunity
After nearly seven years of war, as Syria looks toward a massive reconstruction project, neighboring Lebanon sees an economic opportunity. Special correspondent Jane Ferguson reports from Lebanon as the task of rebuilding Syria begins to take shape - and the lingering regional divisions that will haunt it. (Photo: PBS)
Politics
10/1/2018
Lebanon hires McKinsey to help revamp the Economy
Lebanon is hiring management consulting firm McKinsey & Co. to help restructure an economy that’s overly reliant on remittances and banking, and grappling with high unemployment, Economy and Trade Minister Raed Khoury said. (Photo: Joseph Eid/AFP)
Politics
4/1/2018
Lebanon removes security barriers in downtown Beirut
Lebanese security forces have removed roadblocks and barriers surrounding Beiruts downtown commercial district, which for years had been choked by security measures. (Photo: AFP)
Culture
2/1/2018
Why Its a Good Time to Visit Beirut
Lebanese architect Aline Asmar d’Amman tells us why we should feel at ease visiting her home city, and what to do once were there. (Photo: Getty)
Politics
18/12/2017
Hungary to renovate 30 Lebanese churches
Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil received Thursday evening a delegation from Hungary to discuss a Hungarian aid package to renovate Lebanese churches, a statement from Bassil’s media office reported. (Photo: Mohammad Azakir/The Daily Star)
Culture
18/12/2017
Meet The Cofounders Scaling Coding Skills Across Lebanon
He’s plugged into the startup scene and tech community. She works with low-income youth to reach their creative and business goals. In a nation where 5,000 jobs open annually in the digital sector, but aren’t being filled, Fadi Bizri and Zeina Saab are a match made in Lebanon. As cofounders of the Beirut-based coding bootcamp SE Factory, Bizri and Saab are leading efforts in the training of full s ...
Culture
18/12/2017
Review: In ‘Soufra,’ a Women-Run Food Truck Grows in Lebanon
A stirring tale of empowerment, the documentary “Soufra” shows how societal change can begin with small steps. (Photo: Rebelhouse Group/Pilgrim Media Group/BIG 9 Productions)
Politics
18/12/2017
Lebanon to begin oil and gas drilling in 2019
Lebanon will begin exploratory drilling for offshore oil and gas in 2019, Energy and Water Minister Cesar Abi Khalil said on Friday, as the country hopes to find resources to shore up its indebted economy. (Photo: AFP)
Politics
18/12/2017
US will provide $120 million worth of military aid to Lebanon
The US will provide Lebanon with a military aid package valued at over $120 million, the US ambassador to Lebanon announced Wednesday following a meeting with Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri.
Culture
18/12/2017
Stolen ancient sculptures found in New York, returned to Lebanon
Three artifacts valued at more than $5 million US were looted in war, found in hands of private collectors. (Photo: Andres Kudacki/The Associated Press)
Politics
12/12/2017
Beirut redeveloper Solidere struggles through Lebanons turmoil
The company formed to rebuild Lebanon’s capital Beirut after its civil war ended in 1990 is struggling to overcome the latest period of political turmoil roiling the Middle East. (Photo: Mohamed Azakir/Reuters)
Culture
12/12/2017
The Activist Leading Lebanon’s LGBT Rebellion
As the community center coordinator of the LGBT advocacy group Helem, Aoun is determined to develop a model of grassroots, pragmatic activism that does not merely emulate Western NGOs but fits the unique needs of his community in the Arab world. (Photo: OZY)
Politics
12/12/2017
Lebanon PM seeks international support at Paris summit
Lebanon’s prime minister appealed for support for his country from world powers at a summit convened by France on Friday to bolster Lebanon’s institutions as it emerges from a bizarre political crisis. (Photo: Thibault Camus/Associated Press)
Politics
12/12/2017
Protests in Lebanon Near U.S. Embassy After Trump’s Jerusalem Decision
Lebanese security forces on Sunday fired tear gas and water cannons into crowds that had gathered near the United States Embassy, in a sign that protests against President Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel may be escalating. (Photo: Bilal Hussein/Associated Press)
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