Economy

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Mouhamad Wehbe
Over 200,000 apartments in Lebanon are vacant. This figure raises legitimate questions about soaring apartment prices, when the population in Lebanon...
Sunday, June 8, 2014
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Mostafa Nasser
Iraqi markets and the private sector are in disarray and debilitated six months into the suspension of the country's state budget, as more than 90...
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
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Ziad Ghosn
As the efforts for a political settlement falter and the war continues, more economic and social losses are being registered. The latest was a report...
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
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Maha Zaraket
If it goes ahead, the parliament session scheduled for May 27 will theoretically be dedicated to deliberations ahead of passing the proposed wage...
Saturday, May 24, 2014
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Abdel Kafi al-Samad
Lebanon’s northern city of Tripoli has historically suffered from economic deprivation and neglect. Although many people claim to represent Tripoli,...
Tuesday, May 20, 2014
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Hussein Mahdi
A detailed report by Blue Mark Holdings (BMH) on purchasing and supply chain processes within the American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC...
Tuesday, May 6, 2014
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Hussein Mahdi
Protests by American University of Beirut (AUB) students this year did not target only tuition fee hikes, but also voiced demands related to...
Monday, May 5, 2014
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Dania Hawat
The economic disparity between Lebanese villages across the country is becoming increasingly noticeable, with some being quasi-abandoned by the...
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
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Omar Wehbe
Cairo – U.S. aid to Egypt continues to be a headache for the White House. Views are divided in the U.S. administration between those who are in favor...
Saturday, April 26, 2014
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