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Ziad Ghosn
Despite the impact of politics and security on the relationship between Lebanon and Syria, economic and trade interests are trying to disengage from...
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
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Mouhamad Wehbe
Lebanese banks have registered an estimated profit of $1.6 billion in 2013, thanks to interest on treasury bonds and clients. This marks a two-fold...
Saturday, February 15, 2014
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Mouhamad Wehbe
A recent study on property prices produced by the real estate advisory agency, RAMCO, shows the average price of apartments in Beirut has risen to $1...
Friday, February 14, 2014
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Abdel Kafi al-Samad
“Yes to Emigration” is the new slogan of a number of young men at the Baddawi refugee camp in North Lebanon. Some see it as a reaction to the...
Thursday, February 6, 2014
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Mohamed Nazzal
After a string of suicide bombings, life in Dahiyeh is not the same as before. Some people have built barricades in front of their stores, afraid of...
Wednesday, February 5, 2014
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Everyone agrees that the refugee problem in Lebanon could lead to real dangers. However, the absence of a government authority capable of addressing...
Friday, January 31, 2014
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Hassan Chakrani
Which is the more dangerous indicator: indirect economic losses of almost $10 billion due to the Syrian crisis or paying $25 billion for "debt...
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
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Mouhamad Wehbe
It’s going to be a happy ending for Lebanese President Michel Suleiman. A book on the president’s first-term accomplishments will soon be released –...
Thursday, January 16, 2014
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Mohamed Nazzal
Contract workers in Lebanon strike again! Their voices resonated across the country on January 14 and 15 after successfully blocking a vital Beirut...
Wednesday, January 15, 2014
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