littleBits Places Arabic Billboard in Times Square

“We Invent the World We Want to Live In": This is the advertisement that littleBits has placed in Arabic on a billboard in Times Square to send out "a message of inclusivity and diversity, and hope for a peaceful future that celebrates all peoples". It's a direct reply to Trump's ban and a way to associate Arabic script with a positive message for all to see. It also reflects the team behind littleBits, a company…

Anghami Founders Elie Habib & Eddy Maroun On Forbes ME’s Cover Page

Founded in 2012 by Lebanese entrepreneurs Elie Habib & Eddy Maroun, Anghami is today the leading music streaming in the MENA region, with a library of more than 20 million songs and over 30 million users. Anghami were featured recently on BBC and received back in December 2016 the "Arab Social Media Influencers Awards for Art". The award’s criteria focused on connectivity, creativity and impact, for which Anghami came first in its class across the…
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NDU Wins First Place in The #Facebook Global Digital Challenge

2 months ago
Notre Dame University-Louaize (NDU) Journalism students have just won the first prize globally in the the Peer to Peer: Facebook Global Digital Challenge after winning the regional competition few months ago. Their campaign, dubbed ACT ...
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Krikor Baskinta – A 55 Year old Bakery

2 months ago
Krikor has been running his small bakery in Baskinta for the past 55 years with the help of his wife Laure. He prepares and rolls his own dough, his wood & gas oven only fits ...
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Around 150 Lebanese Women Protested Today To Demand 30% Quota

2 months ago
It’s quite sad that I only heard about this protest by mistake after reading a friend’s tweet. Apparently around 150 women from different NGOs rallied in Riad el Solh today to demand a better women ...
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A Gorgeous 360° Panorama Photo of Zahle – By Clement Tannouri

2 months ago
Check out this stunning 360° Panorama shot of Zahle taken by Clement Tannouri after the latest storm from the highest point at Our Lady of Zahle. Check it out [here] and make sure you are ...
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TeleLiban Host Dalia Freyfer Breaks Guinness Record For Longest Live TV Show

2 months ago
Dalia Freifer officially broke today the Guinness World Record for the longest Live TV Broadcast when she interviewed 91 guests from Saturday morning (8:00 AM) till Sunday morning. She received the certificate for the 12-hour ...
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I’m a Speaker at The French Embassy’s “La Nuit des idées” on Jan 26

3 months ago
The French Institute in Beirut is organizing tomorrow January 26th an open event entitled “la Nuit des idées” from 6PM till midnight at the French Embassy in Beirut where people from different backgrounds will be ...
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Creative Space Beirut: Beirut’s First Free Fashion School is Breaking Barriers & Offering Quality Education

3 months ago
I never had the chance to write about Creative Space Beirut but they’ve just been featured on Ozy so I thought this would be a nice opportunity to shed the light on this beautiful and ...
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Byblos Got its First Bike Sharing Station as Well!

3 months ago
The bike sharing system is spreading across Lebanon. Beirut got its first bike sharing station two days ago and Byblos followed today. Let’s hope that this project will expand outside Beirut to include all of ...
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