Lebanese Flag History Video

I found this nice 4-minute video on the story of the Lebanese flag and how it came to be. While the historical facts are accurate, the flag they showed is not the official Lebanese flag . In fact and as per Article 5 of the constitution of Lebanon ""The Lebanese flag shall be composed of three horizontal stripes, a white stripe between two red ones. The width of the white stripe shall be equal to…

Protection of Historical Sites and Buildings Finally Approved By Council of Ministers

The Council of Ministers, upon proposal by Lebanon's Minister of Culture Ghattas Khoury, has approved the long awaited law for the Protection of Historical Sites and Buildings. This is great news but there's still a lot of work to be done before it reaches parliament and gets voted on. There are barely 300 traditional homes and buildings left in Beirut and they all need to be maintained and protected. Save Beirut Heritage, along with other…
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First Video of the Super Tucano Flying over Hamat

1 week ago
So it’s finally happening. Two Super Tucano aircrafts have arrived to Lebanon and were handed to the Lebanese Army. LebanesePlaneSpotters managed to get ahold of a video showing the plane flying over Hamat. The A-29 ...
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The end of Dr. Maryam Ghandour’s Era

1 week ago
Every AUB student is familiar with Maryam Ghandour’s emails. Dr. Ghandour has been the head of the Career and Placement Services in the Office of Student Affairs at the American University of Beirut for as ...
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Is the Lebanese Army Finally Getting The A-29 Super Tucano Attack Aircrafts?

1 week ago
I’ve been hearing about these Tucano aircrafts since 2014 but the Lebanese Army still didn’t get any of them. Al Jomhouriya is claiming we will get two aircrafts before end of this month and LBCI ...
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Five Lebanese Women Among World’s 10 Most Powerful Arab Women (And They’re all Abroad)

2 weeks ago
Twelve Lebanese made it to the Forbes Top 100 Most powerful Arab businesswomen this year, and five of them were named among the world’s 10 most powerful Arab Women. However, all five of them almost ...
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How Lebanese Expats Should Register to Vote in the Upcoming Elections

2 weeks ago
If you’re a non-resident Lebanese who’s eligible to vote in the upcoming Lebanese elections, you only have 47 days left to register on the Ministry of Foreign Affair’s website. You can also access the mobile ...
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A Stamp Honoring Carlos Ghosn

1 month ago
A stamp honoring Carlos Ghosn, one of the world’s most respected business leaders, was unveiled today by LibanPost during a ceremony at Zaitunay Bay. It’s another edition to LibanPost’s series of collectable stamps and the ...
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Horsh Beirut Reopens to The Public

2 months ago
Nahnoo NGO shared a live video from inside Horsh Beirut yesterday and stated that the Harsh has finally reopened to the public after a 3-month closure. Beirut’s largest green space was closed down after its ...
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Check out the New Lebanese Driving License

2 months ago
I wrote about the new biometric driving licenses a year ago but yesterday was the first time I see one of them, probably because the existing ones need 30 years to expire. Anyway, the new ...
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