Malls Should Fine Cars Taking Up Two Parking Spaces

Don't you just hate cars who take up two parking spots at the mall? Especially when it's peak time and you've been driving around for half an hour looking for a spot? Of course this applies to any parking lot not just malls, but it's much easier for malls to fine these drivers and I strongly believe they should. A friend of mine sent me a picture showing the small flyer City Mall is placing…

UNDP Latest Poverty Assessment Report: 30% of Lebanese are Poor

The last "Rapid Poverty Assessment in Lebanon" report conducted by UNDP was back in 2008 back when the Syrian Crisis hadn't begun yet. That's why a more recent one was conducted over a year ago and the numbers were even more alarming than 8 years ago: - 30% of the Lebanese population live on less than 4$/day or 120$/month - About 300,000 are considered extremely poor and live on less than 2.5$/day You can find…
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Syrian Student Pledged Not To Love/Marry a Lebanese Woman in Exchange of VISA

4 days ago
Since we’re still celebrating Valentine this week, here’s one interesting and disturbing piece of news that Legal Agenda reported this week, whereas a Syrian student was apparently forced to sign a pledge for the General ...
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Awesome LOGI Video Raises Concerns On Proposed Oil & Gas Draft Laws

1 week ago
LOGI (Lebanon Oil and Gas Initiative) is an independent Lebanese NGO that’s working hard to advocate for transparency in Lebanon’s Oil & Gas Industry. I love their work and the follow-up and commitment they’ve shown ...
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AUB President Clarifies Appearance in Makhzoumi Electoral Video

2 weeks ago
I was surprised to see LAU & AUB presidents featured in Fouad Makhzoumi‘s latest electoral video, as it looked like some sort of endorsement for the candidate. However, AUB president Fadlo R. Khuri clarified the ...
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Why I don’t Bother Going to Mzaar/Kfardebian on Weekends Anymore

2 weeks ago
Whether I’m planning to go ski, take my kid to play with the snow or go out with the family to have lunch, Kfardebian & Mzaar are always last on my list. I love it ...
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What are We Teaching Our Children? What Were These Parents Thinking?

2 weeks ago
The video showing two young Amal supporters holding machine guns and cursing Gebran Bassil & President Aoun is still going viral and I can’t finds the right words to comment on it. Why would any ...
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Who can Explain The Garbage in Tabarja Waters?

3 weeks ago
How did the Environment Ministry explain the garbage in Aqua Marina? What happened to the garbage in Nahr el Kalb & Nahr el Mot? Was it confirmed where all this garbage came from? What measures ...
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What We Learned From The Latest Kalam Ennas Episode on Liberties in Lebanon

3 weeks ago
I was eagerly looking to see what Ziad Doueiri has to say on Kalamennas last Thursday after his movie got nominated to the Oscars, which is a first for Lebanon. I was also intrigued to ...
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15 Syrian Refugees Found Frozen to Death On Their Way to Lebanon

3 weeks ago
Syrian refugees are still trying to run away from their war-torn country and seek refuge in Lebanon but ever since the borders were closed, they’re being smuggled in through dangerous mountainous roads. More than ten ...
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