Monthly Archives: September 2010

StanChart signs RMB Trade Settlement Account pacts

The agreements were signed at the “Annual Thought Leadership Middle East and North Africa (Mena) Bankers Conference 2010” which is taking place in Beirut. Continue reading

Lebanese bloggers: pioneers in the Arab world

A recent survey of readers of the more than 400 blogs in Lebanon shows that their numbers are close to the online readership of the most well-known Lebanese newspapers: both averaging 14,000 visitors daily. Continue reading

Good-bye to all that, again

Two films come to look back on militancy in anti-revolutionary times Continue reading

To the zoo?!

Share Tweet A police officer sees a man driving around with a pickup truck full of penguins. He pulls the guy over and says, “You can’t drive around with penguins in this town! Take them to the zoo immediately.” The … Continue reading


We invite you to try Fatteh Recipe. Enjoy tasty Middle Eastern food and learn how to make tasty dish of fatteh. Continue reading

Cabinet’s talks on 2011 budget hit snares over STL funding

The Cabinet on Monday postponed discussions on the 2011 draft budget amid reports that opposition ministers raised the issue of financing the international tribunal for the assassination of former Prime Minister Rafik Hariri. Continue reading

Despicable Me

In a happy suburban neighborhood surrounded by white picket fences with flowering rose bushes Continue reading

Beauty Care For The Working Women

A career woman is a very busy woman. She has not only to go to office and handle a lot of exacting chores but she has also to look after the household after her responsibilities at the desk are over. Continue reading

HIP HOP Workshop and Dance performance by Kader Attou

Kader Attou is dancer, choreographer and artistic director. He is the founder and choreographer of Accrorap, a beacon French hip-hop company created in 1989. In September 2008 he was named as director of the National Choreographic Centre in La Rochelle Continue reading

Beirut Is 30th Most Expensive Retail Rental City, Property Consultant Says

Lebanon’s capital, Beirut, is the 30th most expensive retail rental city in the world, compared with its rank of 33 last year and 43 in 2008, according property consultants Cushman and Wakefield. Continue reading