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Policies in place in Lebanon have pushed the national economy to specialize more and more in serving a rentier regional economy, and made it...
Monday, February 23, 2015
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The World Bank claims to be working on a strategy to support job creation in Lebanon. The socio-economic policies adopted in the country since the...
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
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The middle class is the largest segment in Arab social hierarchy, according to a “first attempt” by the UN Economic and Social Commission for Western...
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
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Finance Minister Ali Hassan Khalil tried to avoid “defamation” by exposing the graft at the departments of real estate registration and survey at the...
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
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Abdullah Dardari, chief economist at the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA), puts the estimated value of capital...
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Lebanon has so far sat idly by as a new economic-security landscape emerges in the Eastern Mediterranean, which is teeming with gas projects and...
Friday, September 19, 2014
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On the morning of September 15, most of Lebanon, including the capital Beirut, experienced a major blackout. The blackout appeared as a “pre-cursor...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
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Debt and conditional grants, or continued devastation: These are the only options that the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western...
Thursday, September 11, 2014
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Residents of Beiruti neighborhoods, affected by the disruption at the UNESCO power station, are beginning to feel what their fellow citizens living...
Monday, September 8, 2014
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The main political factions that are sparring over energy (and other) issues do not seem to be in a hurry to resolve the crisis at Lebanon’s public...
Thursday, August 28, 2014
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