Environment Minister Tangled in a Tweet of Lies

The Environment Ministry is proving once again to be a complete waste of money. Minister Mohammad Machnouk is currently visiting Washington to take part in the "Our Ocean Conference" and was bragging yesterday on how he transformed a garbage mountain to a green area. He was referring to the Saida dumpster but chose willingly to ignore other garbage mountains he helped directly or indirectly create, like the Costa Brava, Neemeh, Burj Hammoud and others. Funnily…

Mobile Internet Prices To Decrease By 10 to 20%

Alfa Telecom announced yesterday during a press conference that they will be reducing their internet mobile prices from 10 to 20% and launched two new bundles: Start-Up: $45 that will include 550 minutes of local talk time, 100 SMS and 1.5GB mobile data. VIP: $185 that will include 2200 minutes of local talk, 120 minutes of international talk, unlimited SMS and 15GB of internet. Needless to say, any decrease in prices is always most welcome…
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They Finally Found a “Good” Use For The Nahr el Mot Unfinished Bridge

2 weeks ago
I drive next to this unfinished bridge everyday on the maritime road near City Mall and wonder who decided to build it this way and where it was supposed to end anyway? In the sea ...
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Judge in Canada Pulls an “Elie Marouni”

2 weeks ago
A judge in Canada might lose his job after he asked a woman who’s a rape victim “Why couldn’t you just keep your knees together?”. Federal Court Judge Robin Camp is in the midst of ...
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source: Mawtoura
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Will a Jounieh-Tabarja Bridge Solve Lebanon’s Worsening Traffic Problem?

2 weeks ago
The traffic from Beirut towards Jounieh is getting worse every year and there’s no solution in sight. I drive every day from Jeita to Achrafieh and it’s taking me on average an hour on the ...
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For Those Wondering About That White Smoke Coming Out From Marina Dbayyeh

2 weeks ago
Who was dumping garbage in Marina Dbayyeh? No one knows. Why weren’t they stopped from Day 1? No one knows. What is the best way to get rid of that garbage? Burn it of course! ...
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In Pictures: Hundreds Protest Peacefully To #SaveKfaraabida

2 weeks ago
Hundreds joined the event held yesterday at Kfaraabida to protest against the decision to turn the rocky facade into a private yacht club and a huge touristic resort. They came with their boats, enjoyed the ...
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Seven Sisters Incident Blown Out of Proportion

2 weeks ago
I read the Seven Sisters story earlier this morning and to be honest it doesn’t add up, but since it has gone viral, here’s what I have to say about it: – The guy who ...
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Source: Beirutairport.gov.lb
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Bird Scaring Devices & Cars To Be Deployed Near Beirut Airport

3 weeks ago
Instead of closing down the hazardous Costa Brava landfill, which is only located 200 meters away from the airport, Lebanese authorities are planning to deploy bird-scaring devices and cars to prevent any collisions at low ...
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Lebanese MP Says Women “To Blame” For Being Raped

3 weeks ago
Lebanese MP Elie Marouni doesn’t know much about Lebanon and doesn’t think very highly of women rights in Lebanon. When asked in a recent conference on why Lebanese women are not allowed to pass their ...
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