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Mouhamad Wehbe
In the past, the biggest problems faced by Lebanese manufacturers and agricultural producers were related to high production costs. Now, their very...
Friday, March 29, 2013
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Hassan Chakrani
Though international politics may be taking precedent at the March 25 Arab League summit, there are some fundamental Arab realities that have...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013
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Mohammad Zbeeb
The participants in the session of the Council of Ministers do not have any “final” answers to questions about the salaries scale. More specifically...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
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Mouhamad Wehbe
The financial crisis in Cyprus impacts Lebanon’s banks to the core. This is no exaggeration: 11 of Lebanon’s major banks have established both...
Wednesday, March 20, 2013
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Mouhamad Wehbe
Last Saturday’s sit-in at the Tripoli branch of Banque du Liban was just a warm-up for the battle to come. Held by the Federation of the Syndicates...
Tuesday, March 19, 2013
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Mohammad Zbeeb
To counter the Lebanese state’s failure to protect the rights of the Lebanese people to their commons, the Union Coordination Committee (UCC) has...
Thursday, March 14, 2013
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Mohammad Zbeeb
The same fear mongers blocking the wage scale adjustment in parliament are also spreading rumors about the so-called Gulf wrath against Lebanon. They...
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
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Faten Elhajj
The Union Coordination Committee (UCC) is eyeing the shutdown of the country’s ports and airport in order to assert more pressure on the government...
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
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Shortly after several Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries warned Lebanon not to deviate from its neutral stance toward the crisis in Syria,...
Monday, March 11, 2013
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