Ain Ebel To Invest In Professor Jamil Rima’s RPC Reactor

The Southern village will be the first to test out Jamil Rima's Rapid Pulse Carbonization device, which can transform solid waste into carbon and is considered a “clean alternative to burying garbage and large-scale waste burning". Ain Ebel are hoping to become a model for environmentally friendly waste management thanks to this invention. If you haven't heard of Rima's invention, check out my previous post on it. Let's hope it works out and other villages…

All You Need To Know On The Fouad Boutros Project And The Protests Planned This Weekend

Here's a full recap on the Fouad Boutros Project, to try and help everyone understand what it really is, its impact on the residential areas, who's opposing it and what are the alternative solutions proposed? What is the Fouad Boutros Project? The Fouad Boutros Project, also known as the Highway Project “Hekmeh-Turk" Axis, is an estimated $75 Million Dollars project aiming at improving traffic and flows through the densely populated Achrafieh areas. The concerned districts…
Beirut

Hundreds of AUB Students Protest Against The Raise In Tuition Fees

3 years ago
[YouTube] It is great to see so many people joining the protest against the tuition increase and I hope we will see protests in other universities because the same thing is happening there too. A ...
Beirut

A Petition To Save Achrafieh’s Massaad Stairs And Stop The Fouad Boutros Highway

3 years ago
[YouTube] I honestly lost track of what’s happening to the Massaad stairs and the nearby green space as I thought they were threatened by the Fouad Boutros highway, not a new building. To recap quickly, ...
Automotive

Statistics On Stolen Cars In Lebanon Over The Last Five Years

3 years ago
Source: Al-Jomhouria Al-Jomhouria posted today statistics related to cars stolen over the past five years in Lebanon. I assume the source is the ISF since the numbers match for the years 2009 and 2010 but ...
Information

A Map Of Female Labor Force Participation Around The World: 25% Or Less Of Lebanese Women Work

3 years ago
[High-Res] The numbers are taken from the most recent data from the World Bank’s World Development Indicators on female labor force participation rates, but to be honest, I find 25% a very low percentage for ...
Critiques

8 Useless Speed Bumps At the Marina Dbayyeh

3 years ago
Anyone who takes the Dbayyeh Maritime road in the morning has probably noticed a bunch of new speed bumps at the Marina entrance all around the new public park that they are working on. Now ...
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Fan Half-Court Shots Introduced To Lebanese Basketball

3 years ago
[YouTube] One Basketball fan will be picked randomly every game and will have the chance to win 1 Million Lebanese Liras if he makes the half court shot. I don’t know if there were half-court ...
Information

In Support Of The Lebanese Army

3 years ago
via Al Jomhouria The deadly explosion that killed two Lebanese Army Soldiers yesterday led to a wave of support from all the Lebanese for the army’s efforts to capture these terrorist cells and suicide bombers. ...
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Al Joumhouria Badda Rassak …

3 years ago
When I first saw the billboards, I thought Al Jomhouria was recruiting, but the video and billboards that followed revealed what this is all about. It’s a nice campaign but I’ll never stick to reading ...
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