First Bike Sharing Station Launched in Beirut

We finally have a bike sharing system in Beirut thanks to efforts from Jawad Sbeity in collaboration with Beirut's governor Ziad Chebib and Beirut's municipality. The first sample station was set up yesterday near Le Gray and facing Samir Kassir's garden. According to Sbeity, this will be followed by 25 other stations that will cover all of Beirut by the year 2020. All in all, 500 bikes will be available for use. Quoting Sbeity, "this…

A Message to All on New Year’s Eve

Here's a message from AUBMC to all the Lebanese. They don't want to see you or any of your relatives or friends tonight. Drive safe or don't drive at all if possible and enjoy your night! You can call the hotline 1514 to book your free taxi rides tonight. See you all in 2017!
Automotive

2016 Statistics: Car Accidents Down by 20%

3 weeks ago
According to the Internal Security Forces numbers (Source: Annahar), car accidents dropped by 20,62% in 2016 when compared to 2015. The last 12 months (Up to December 21) witnessed 3318 accidents which resulted in 4495 ...
Automotive

ISF Delivering Helmets & Gifts Instead of Traffic Fines

4 weeks ago
The ISF kicked off a Christmas awareness campaign last week where officers were stopping drivers not wearing helmets and gifting them new helmets instead of traffic fines. I love the initiative but this should not ...
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Change Your Tires Before Winter

1 month ago
We all remember the fuss our parents used to make after the first rainfall of each autumn season: “ghayyer dwelib el siyyara!”. Tires are an incredibly important part of our cars, yet one most of ...
Automotive

Billy Karam is Once Again The Holder of Two Guinness World Records

2 months ago
Billy Karam was awarded for the third time since 2009 two Guinness World Records for the biggest number of models around the world (37,777 Pieces) and the man with highest number of Dioramas (577 Pieces). ...
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#EnsaJoura is Working Great so Far!

2 months ago
I wrote a couple of weeks ago about the #EnsaJoura initiative that MTV Lebanon and Live Lebanon kicked off and they’re already off to a great start! In fact, I reported a couple of potholes ...
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Joura (2ad Rassak) Welcomes you to Zouk Mosbeh

2 months ago
I take the road from Jeita to Zouk Mosbeh almost every day and I always avoid driving on the right side because of that huge pothole right on Zouk Mosbeh’s entrance that hasn’t been treated ...
Automotive

#EnsaJoura: MTV & LiveLebanon’s Attempt at Repairing Potholes

2 months ago
MTV Lebanon and LiveLebanon kicked off this week the #EnsaJoura national campaign for better roads in Lebanon. The aim is to quickly repair hazardous potholes across the country and engage with people to report these ...
Automotive

Nissan-Renault Boss Carlos Ghosn To Become Mitsubishi Motors Chairman

2 months ago
Carlos Ghosn is getting appointed soon as the new chairman of Mitsubishi Motors and by doing so, will become the first executive to head three different automakers at the same time. The announcement was made ...
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