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Politics
3/12/2018
Ideas for change in education, jobs
For many graduates in Lebanon, the changing labor market is a cause for concern. In a region where the World Bank says 30 percent of the unemployed have university degrees, young Lebanese worry about an outdated education system that can’t guarantee a career. (Photo: Mohammad Azakir)
Culture
25/11/2018
How the Citadel of Rashaya shaped the Lebanese Independence
What happened at the key location of Lebanons independence? (Photo: The 961)
Politics
25/11/2018
Black Friday reveals Lebanese concern about political crisis
“Every day is Black Friday in Lebanon.” The term Black Friday in the Lebanese vocabulary has a different meaning when it comes to purchasing power. (Photo: Reuters)
Culture
25/11/2018
UN launches campaign to end child marriage in Lebanon
The United Nations and the National Commission for Lebanese Women launched a joint 16-day campaign Sunday to end child marriage and raise awareness on gender equality, according to a statement from the U.N. (Photo: UN)
Politics
23/11/2018
Lebanons independence day military parade - in pictures
Country marks 75 years of independence from France, but Lebanese say there is little to celebrate. (Photo: AFP)
Culture
18/11/2018
Portraits of Lebanon’s domestic workers confront social prejudices
“If you are a maid in Lebanon, everyone sees you as inferior. Others dont think that you may have dreams of your own,” Hana, a 23-year-old domestic worker from Ethiopia, said. But, for an entire month, Hana felt herself turn into a “star,” when she became one of the 10 models in a photography exhibition titled “Maidames” at Beirut’s Agial Art Gallery. (Photo: Chaza Charafeddine)
Culture
18/11/2018
A different perspective on Lebanon: Elio Sassine’s aerial photography
“One of the aims of the book is to contribute to the photographic memory of Lebanon.” (Photo: Elio Sassine)
Politics
18/11/2018
Lebanon to form body to probe civil war disappearances
Lebanon’s parliament on Monday approved the formation of an independent commission to help determine the fate of thousands of people who went missing during the country’s civil war, which ended nearly three decades ago. (Photo: Hassan Ammar, File/Associated Press)
Culture
8/11/2018
Lebanese Doctor Nadine Hachach-Haram Wins Award for Her Brilliant Innovation
The future of surgery is now. (Photo: About Her)
Culture
8/11/2018
Entrepreneurship and youth in Lebanon
Teach them while they’re young. (Photo: Executive Magazine)
Events
8/11/2018
Association showcases Lebanon’s old coins at Beirut exhibition
The organizers of a numismatic exhibition in Downtown Beirut suggest Lebanon use coins to lure tourists. (Photo: Hasan Shaaban)
Culture
4/11/2018
Beirut´s lively graffiti scene paints political commentary in broad strokes
Lebanon’s street art and its political roots are the subject of a new book “Drawing Lines,” launched on Oct. 25 at the museum and cultural center Beit Beirut, followed by an Oct. 31 exhibition of the artists and photographers featured.
Politics
4/11/2018
Fuel crisis worsening, Lebanon heading toward ‘blackouts‘
The crisis over a lack of fuel for Lebanon’s power plants may cause “blackouts” across the country if a solution is not found soon, a source at Electricite du Liban told The Daily Star Saturday. (Photo: jannoon028/Free Digital Photos)
Politics
4/11/2018
Lebanon seeks to increase exports to China
Lebanon is seeking to increase its exports to China, said Alia Abbas, director-general of Lebanons Economy Ministry. "China is a very important market for Lebanon. If we succeed in increasing our exports to China, this will make a huge difference to our economy," Abbas told Xinhua in a recent interview. (Photo: Thinkstock)
Politics
1/11/2018
Lebanon moves closer to new government
Major hurdle cleared as Christian group says it will join cabinet.
Culture
24/10/2018
Lebanese virtual assistant to help diabetics has big plans to go global
A Lebanese startup has bagged a $100,000 prize for inventing a smartphone app to help diabetics to manage blood sugar levels.
Culture
24/10/2018
How is the UK helping to accelerate Lebanese tech startups?
The UK Lebanon Tech Hub (UKLTH) is an international programme supporting the growth of Lebanon’s knowledge economy. In recent years, the initiative has backed more than 80 Lebanese startups, raising more than US$ 60 million and creating around 2,000 jobs in Lebanon. The goal is to help startups from Lebanon to break into European and global markets, attracting investors and raising capital. (Photo ...
Politics
24/10/2018
Syrian war aggravates weaknesses in Lebanese economy
Years of conflict have disrupted trade and driven more than 1m refugees over border. (Photo: AFP)
Culture
16/10/2018
Lebanon celebrates 2,000 years of creativity with new Nabu Museum
Nabu Museum brings age-old artefacts to the Lebanese shore. Lizzie Porter finds out how from co-founder Jawad Adra and curator Pascal Odille.
Culture
9/10/2018
Oscar Niemeyers Unfinished Architecture in Lebanon May Become a UNESCO World Heritage Site
The unfinished Tripoli International Fair, designed by Oscar Niemeyer for the Lebanese capital, could become a UNESCOs World Heritage Site. Conceived in the 1960s at the request of the then President Fouad Chéhab, the fair remained a symbol of projected modernity for the country. (Photo: Anthony Saroufim)
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