2016/2017 Global Competitiveness Report: Public Trust in Politicians Still Improving in #Lebanon

Public trust in politicians has improved once again since last year as ranking improved by two spots from last year according to the 2016/2017 Global Competitiveness Report. I have no idea how this is happening to be honest with the garbage crisis and the level of corruption that we've reached in the last couple of years. Lebanon still globally ranks 101st out of 138 countries and was ranked third-worse in terms of government debt .…

Poppins Malik el Cornflakes

Poppins is set to break two Guinness World Records this weekend in Jounieh: The largest cereal box and the largest cereal breakfast. For that purpose they are organizing an event with live entertainment and activities for the children mainly. Update: Here are pictures of the largest cereal box and largest cereal breakfast. I usually make fun of our attempts at breaking silly Guinness World Records but this one is actually a smart stunt and they…

M6 “Enquête exclusive” on Road Accidents in #Lebanon

3 weeks ago
M6 is doing a special report on the most dangerous roads in the world and is featuring Thailand and Lebanon in their first episode. Here’s what they said about roads in Lebanon: “Au Liban, le ...

Ziad Rahbani’s “Bennesbeh Labokra Chou?” Showing in Montreal on November 3 & 4

3 weeks ago
Here’s some good news for all Ziad Rahbani fans in Montreal. The famous play “Bennesbeh Labokra Chou?” which was brought back to theaters earlier this year by M Media will be showing on two consecutive ...

Ana Mech Fenneneh: Bghanne Bi Sawte Mech Bi Hazzit Khasre

3 weeks ago
I love that song, I love the artist, the lyrics and the message behind it. It’s quite sad that real talent is never highlighted properly in this country while so-called artists get all the hype ...

Divorce Parties Trending in #Lebanon

3 weeks ago
A two-year old MTV report on divorce parties is trending once again for some reason and a lot of people are calling these parties a shame and a joke. When you think about it though, ...
Lebanese members of parliament gather to elect the new Lebanese president in the parliament building in downtown Beirut on April 23, 2014. (AFP/Joseph Eid)

Only 3 Lebanese MPs Have Attended All 44 Presidential Election Sessions

3 weeks ago
Today’s session was the 45th attempt to form a quorum and elect a new Lebanese President but it failed again. It’s been over two years now that we don’t have a president and it doesn’t ...

We’ll Be Getting a Better Mecanique Service Soon (Hopefully!)

3 weeks ago
We’re finally getting a new company to handle the mecanique in Lebanon and they are already making very ambitious promises. Mecanique in 15 minutes, 13 new Mecanique centers, drive-through cashiers, a better infrastructure and no ...

Lebanese Game Cooks VR game HOVR Among The 15 Finalists at The Google Play Indie Games Festival

3 weeks ago
Game Cooks is a Lebanese-based mobile game developer and they’ve been coming up with cool games since 2011. They’re the ones behind the Run for peace game, Birdy Nam Nam, Escape from Paradise and they ...

Ferrari #PanoramaLebanon 2016: It’s Happening Soon & I’m a Proud Partner!

3 weeks ago
Scuderia Lebanon is not done with Lebanon just yet this year. Following the exclusive and successful test drive that I took part in last August, Scuderia Lebanon is planning to organize another event called Panorama ...