CNN Report On Lebanon’s Slow Internet

While one cannot deny that Minister Sehnaoui has improved the internet situation in Lebanon as a whole, internet is still relatively slow in Lebanon and the data caps are still ridiculously low. I am currently registered to the 1.5GB 3G plan and always exceed my monthly limit, even though I use WIFI at work and at home. Let's hope things will improve with the new minister. You can watch the full CNN Report by Mohammad…

Little Helps: Baking Maamoul For A Cause

A little help from everyone can make a huge difference sometimes. That's what "Little Helps" is hoping to achieve this year by making, baking and selling Maamoul during April to help the needy in Lebanon. All revenues that come out of the sales will be distributed to underprivileged Lebanese, elderly people, orphans or refugees fleeing the Syrian war. The sales will start during the month of April every Saturday in Souk el Tayyeb, Beirut Souks.…
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MIT Student From Lebanon Found Dead

4 years ago
23-year old Hadi Kasab was found dead in his university-owned residence in Cambridge on Thursday night. Hadi comes from Saida, Lebanon and was a second-year graduate student in MIT’s program in computation for design and ...
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Michel Sakr Freed By The Lebanese Police After Getting Kidnapped Yesterday Morning In Zahle

4 years ago
[YouTube] The son of Ibrahim Sakr, a reputed business man in Zahle, was freed after he got kidnapped yesterday in front of his house. Some reports are saying a prominent political figure intervened to release ...
Beirut

Two More Reasons To Join The Protest Against Domestic Violence In Lebanon Tomorrow

4 years ago
The demonstration is taking place this Saturday March 8 (International Women’s Day) from 2 to 3 pm. The protesters will walk from the Museum to Beirut’s Justice Palace. Here’s a call from the mothers of ...
Beirut

Three ReVa (Reverse Vending Machines) Installed At The American University of Beirut

4 years ago
The ReVa machines are based on the 3Rs principle: Recycle, Redeem and Reward. They accept empty juice bottles and cans, soft drink bottles and cans and water bottles and give in return green coupons which ...
Fashion

Victoria’s Secret Opening At ABC Achrafieh On March 20

4 years ago
It’s definitely not the first Victoria’s Secret shop in Lebanon as it’s already open at Beirut City Center but it’s probably the first VS lingerie shop as the one at BCC only sells makeup and ...
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Beirut On Ice 2014 – Ice Skating at City Mall Dora

4 years ago
I was passing by City Mall a couple of weeks back and I noticed there’s an ice skating rink on the last floor. The ice rink is pretty big and could fit up to 60-70 ...
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The Most Powerful Lebanese Women – 2014

4 years ago
Arabian Business released their “100 most powerful Arab women 2014″ list and 17 Lebanese women were ranked among the top 100, with Swatch’s Nayla Hayek climbing 2 ranks from last year to 6th position. UAE’s ...
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Tripoli Celebrates Zambo Carnival Before Lent

4 years ago
[YouTube] The Zambo carnival is a yearly tradition that Christians in Tripoli Mina celebrate before the beginning of the lent. They wear tribal clothes, paint their skins in dark colors and put on scary masks ...
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