I’m Taking Part in MEA’s Digital Networking Event in Sharm el Sheikh

Middle East Airlines is organizing its first digital networking event this year in Sharm el Sheikh and I'm gladly taking part in it and taking my wife and kid with me as well. There are plenty of local media , news portals, Lebanese bloggers and food & fashion Instagrammers joining as well as MEA Staff and its chairman Mr. Mohammad el Hout, so it's a good opportunity to get to know everyone and have some…

Lebanon is Building The Biggest Cross in the Middle East (Again)

We're building a new cross in Lebanon that is bigger than the one in Bekich. The Ijdabra cross, located in the Batroun area, will be 60 meters long and is being built on a land owned by the church of Mar Saba at 400m above sea level. The Qanat Bakish is 73.8 meters tall so I'm guessing the new cross will be wider but I couldn't find further info. The cross project, which is almost…

31 Wedding Dresses Hung in Beirut to Protest Article 522

1 day ago
ABAAD hung 31 wedding dresses on Ain el Mraysseh to protest Lebanon’s law on rape that still allows a rapist to get away with his crime if he marries his victim. The 31 partially-shredded symbolize ...

Batman to the rescue in the Bekaa

2 days ago
War Child is an international NGO investing helping out children and young people affected by armed conflict. They’ve been doing an amazing work for years now in Lebanon helping out Syrian refugees and they’ve just ...

Malak el Taouk Reopens in Zouk Mosbeh

2 days ago
Malak el Taouk issued a statement today clarifying that early investigations showed that neither bacteria nor germs led to the death of the Syrian worker and that they will publish the official Ministry of Health ...

UAE Bans Import of Apples from Lebanon

3 days ago
It doesn’t look like Lebanon’s apple crisis is going to end anytime soon as the UAE has just banned imports of fruits and vegetables from five Middle Eastern countries, including apple from Lebanon. The reason ...

Jou3an? 3o2o …

3 days ago
Snack Chouchou has recently opened in Jounieh and the above is their idea of promoting their delivery service. Their delivery number is 71/302080 so they decided to highlight the 3020 in big letters as “3o2o”. ...

Lebanese Ministry of Telecom Website Got Hacked for 6 Hours Yesterday

4 days ago
The Lebanese Ministry of Telecom official [website] got hacked yesterday in the afternoon and only got fixed around the midnight. What’s funny is that I wanted to tag the ministry or minister to inform them ...

French Presidential Elections (Round 1) Results in Lebanon

4 days ago
Who did the Lebanese-French vote for in the first round of France’s Presidential elections? The French Embassy tweeted the official results and surprisingly more people voted for Fillon (5451 votes) than Le Pen (1099 votes) ...

#TeamLebanon Finishes First in Monza Blancpain GT series (AM Class), 27th Overall

5 days ago
And they’ve done it! #TeamLebanon which was led by Lebanese Alex Demirdjian finished in the first spot in their class at the Monza Blancpain GT series Endurance Cup, which is the first of 5 endurance ...