Around 50% of Gas Stations in #Lebanon Don’t Have a License

1 day ago
The Syndicate of Gas Station Owners estimated the number of unlicensed gas stations in #Lebanon to be around 1,500, out of 3,000 gas stations across the country. “Less than half of the gas stations are ...

Direct Flights from #Beirut to #Amsterdam

1 day ago
I had no idea we had direct flights from Beirut’s airport to Amsterdam but I came across this post on the Embassy of the Netherlands’ page: Ready for take off ✈️ Great news! Transavia has ...
Movies & Television

Movie Review: Capharnaüm, The Chaotic Journey of a Neglected Child

1 day ago
We attended the Speciale Alfa premiere of Nadine Labaki’s long-awaited new movie Capharnaüm last Wednesday at Beirut Souks. Labaki has already impressed with her previous movies “Caramel” and “Where do we go now?” and is ...

Spotify To Launch Soon in the Middle East?

2 days ago
Music streaming service Spotify is set to join Apple Music and launch in the Middle East by November according to some sources. The internal company email that was obtained by Music Business Worldwide states the ...

AUB Ranked First in MENA Region & 45th Worldwide in Graduates Employability

2 days ago
The American University of Beirut has been ranked the best in the MENA region and is ranked #45 among all universities worldwide for the employability of its graduates. This criterion measures the proportion of graduates ...

Jerry Ghazal’s First Single is Out

4 days ago
My first encounter with Jerry was during one of his “Connected” episodes on MTV when I tweeted asking him to include some local trends instead of focusing on the global ones. I didn’t think he’d ...

Should You Consider an MBA?

4 days ago
Working in the financial sector for the better part of a decade means I share my floor with many MBA graduates. In these uncertain times for Lebanon, with skyrocketing unemployment and bleak economic outlook, many ...

In Pictures: Tom Young’s Grand Sofar Exhibition

5 days ago
Tom Young’s new exhibit debuted on September 16 at the Sofar Grand Hotel and will continue till October 14th.The exhibition will comprise forty artworks on canvas spread across the ground floor in a curatorial attempt ...

#Lebanon is too Diverse for a Single Trip – Video by Tolt is Out

6 days ago
So the famous French travel vlogger Tolt did end up releasing a “Don’t go to #Lebanon” and it looks pretty cool! However, it did feel like watching the “Rise Above Lebanon” tourism video with all ...
Animals & Wildlife

Did the Ship With “Infected Cows” Dock at Beirut’s Port or Not?

1 week ago
I’ve been following this story for the last couple of days and I can’t really tell who’s lying and who’s telling the truth. The Ministry of Agriculture has been denying since day the story but ...