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Economic deal between Lebanon and Syria vital to their economies

In efforts aimed at making an economic deal with Syria, which could potentially also see an increase in the footprint of Lebanon’s exports, Raed...
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Doha’s charm offensive boosts U.S. Qatar relations

In start contrast to U.S. Qatar relations a year ago, there was much bonhomie on display as members of the U.S. Congress and officials...

Turkey U.S. relations hit road bump following diplomatic spat

As per a source, the newly appointed deputy foreign ministry of Turkey, Sedat Onal, is set to lead a delegation to the United States...
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Growth rebound of 2% reported in MENA

The oil price hike is mostly behind the modest growth rebound which has proven to be beneficial to the local exporters of...
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Dumping untreated sewage into the sea, a serious health hazard

Although the beaches of the Lebanese coastal city of Jounieh are a popular destination for relaxation and water sports in the bay, the bacteria...
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A small step towards a greener energy security in Lebanon

In a development aimed at safeguarding Lebanon’s energy security, the country’s Ministry of Energy and Water (MEW) and Ministry of Environment (MoE) are set...
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Lebanese cultural heritage is revived through archaeological museums

Lebanon represented the Arab world’s cultural hub, through its various “annual arts festivals and vibrant gallery scene”. However, in recent times, due to the...
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Gaza: Morocco aid coming through Egypt and Jordan

Last month was the Palestine month in Morocco. Thousands rally on the Nakba Day in Casablanca on May 14, huge demonstrations took place to...

President Al-Bashir: Sudan is under “economic embargo”

The President of Sudan, Omar Al-Bashir, talking to the “Khartoum State government” on May 31, 2018, stated that the country was still under the...

Green transport shift in Lebanon has become a necessity

There is a global movement towards green transport sector which focuses particularly on reducing the “privately-owned vehicles” impact on the environment. According to the...