Newly Elected MP Michel Daher Vows To Transfer Salary/ Benefits to the Lebanese Army

Most people I know associate Michel Daher with Daher Foods and Master Potato chips but little do they know that Daher Capital has been investing in public equity and alternative investment markets since the 1990s and has acquired and sold some of their startups/companies to giants like Apple & Disney. In fact, I was going through my blog archives and noticed I had mentioned two stories related to Michel Daher, one where he became the…

Marcel Ghanem to Make First MTV Appearance Tonight

After announcing his departure from LBCI, Marcel Ghanem will officially make his first appearance on MTV tonight as part of a special coverage of the elections as the results are coming out. To be honest, I was hoping to see him interviewing candidates before the elections but it will be interesting to see how different his approach would be from LBCI. On another note, what's that invisible touch screen showing on the promo? This can't…

Hanna Lahoud, Lebanese Red Cross Aid Worker, Killed in Yemen

1 month ago
The ICRC has confirmed earlier today that a Lebanese aid worker called Hanna Lahoud was shot and killed by an armed man when a team of aid workers were returning from Taiz city South of ...

Sagesse’s Maroun Azzi Has Passed Away

2 months ago
Sad news today as the kid called “Maroun Azzi” who became an internet sensation about sharing videos where he was bashing his school then went back to apologize has passed away after a battle with ...

Salim Salam Tunnel To be Partially Closed for Two Months

4 months ago
Improvement works for the Salim Salam tunnel are expected to start on Monday 15th of January and take around two months. According to the ISF, the tunnel, which is one of the most vital links ...

Beirut’s Nejmeh Square to Re-Open FINALLY!

4 months ago
The Lebanese army has been given instructions to remove all obstacles around the Parliament’s premises in Beirut’s Nejmeh Square as it will no longer be restricted for pedestrians. This comes days after the massive celebrations ...

No Casualties Reported On New Year’s Eve [2018]

4 months ago
For the second year in a row, no casualties were reported on New Year’s Eve thanks to the exceptional measures taken by the Internal Security Forces & Lebanese Army. The ISF reported few minor accidents ...

Beirut’s St. George Cathedral & Al-Amine Mosque Light Up for Jerusalem

5 months ago
Yesterday evening, and in response to U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to declare Jerusalem the capital of “Israel”, images of Jerusalem’s Church of the Holy Sepulcher and Al-Aqsa Mosque were projected against the facades of ...

The End of an Era: Roadster Diner Achrafieh Branch to Close Next Week

6 months ago
The first ever Roadster Diner branch is set to close next week after almost 20 years. The Achrafieh branch is closing and getting relocated to Restos St. Nicolas, a food cluster at the heart of ...

Is the Lebanese Army Finally Getting The A-29 Super Tucano Attack Aircrafts?

7 months ago
I’ve been hearing about these Tucano aircrafts since 2014 but the Lebanese Army still didn’t get any of them. Al Jomhouriya is claiming we will get two aircrafts before end of this month and LBCI ...