La Nuit des Musées 2018: Visit Lebanon’s Museums For Free on April 14th

The 5th edition of "La Nuit des Musées" is being organized by the Lebanese Ministry of Culture on Saturday April 14th from 5PM till 11PM. Similarly to last year, thirteen museums are taking part in this year's "La Nuit des Musées" and will be free for all visitors. Which museums can you visit? Musée National de Beyrouth – Beirut National Museum Address: Mathaf, Damascus Road Opening Hours: 5PM till 11PM MIM, Le Musée des Minéraux…

Nadine Labaki ‘s Movie “Capharnaüm (Capernaum)” is Competing for the Palme D’or This Year!

The official selection for the 71st Cannes Film Festival was just announced and Nadine Labaki's movie “Capharnaüm ” is officially competing for the Palme D'or! The movie was directed Nadine Labaki and co-written by Michelle Keserwany. I couldn't find a trailer or even a synopsis about the movie except this one in French by L'Orient Le Jour: Capharnaüm est la voix d’un enfant qui réclame une vie digne et décente au nom de tous ces…

Hiking to Protect The Lebanon Mountain Trail!

2 weeks ago
Fadi Baaklini and Kamal Rizk, a businessman and an architect, are hiking the Lebanon Mountain Trail on a 30 days epic journey in order to help raise funds for the protection of the LMT. Their ...

The Story Behind This Iconic Lebanese Civil War Picture Shot 33 years Ago

2 weeks ago
With April 13, the remembrance day of Lebanon’s war, approaching, I found this intriguing article posted by the Guardian on a Lebanese Photographer called Maher Attar who got reunited with the one-legged mother that he ...

Controversial Article 50 of the 2018 Budget Paving the Way for Naturalization?

2 weeks ago
You’d expect the Lebanese parliament to make the new 2018 Lebanese budget available online or in the papers, especially that it’s the first budget we pass since 2005 but I couldn’t find it anywhere and ...

List of Donors at the #CEDRE Conference

2 weeks ago
Lebanon received more than $11 billion between loans and grants at the CEDRE conference last week, in a bid to support development projects and reforms in the country. We were looking for investments between $16 ...

Lebanese to Watch the 2018 World Cup for Free?

2 weeks ago
Information Minister Melhem Riachi has promised football fans in Lebanon that they will be watching the 2018 FIFA World Cup for free. The details will be announced next week but it looks like the minister ...

Review: Honor 7X

2 weeks ago
If you had asked me a year ago if you could buy a decent smartphone for $300, I would have told you to spend a couple of extra hundred dollars and buy yourself a high-end ...

Earth Hour Celebrated at City Centre Beirut

3 weeks ago
I dropped by City Centre Beirut last Saturday to take part in their Earth Hour activation. For those who are not familiar with the movement, Earth Hour is a global initiative that aims at turning ...

Happy Easter Ads [2018]

3 weeks ago
Here are some of the Easter ads I spotted this year. Fakhry, Barbar & McDonalds are my favorites. The worst one was Malak el Taouk. What were they thinking? McDonalds: Kababji: Fakhry: Barbar: Castania: Casper: ...