Castania to Replace Al Rifai at Beirut Duty Free

I noticed Al Rifai's ads all over the billboards in the past few days and wasn't sure if they were celebrating a milestone or sending out a message. I checked their Facebook page and they had a small video explaining what this is all about. It appears that they will no longer operate at the Beirut Duty Free and they're not really happy about it. In fact, they're contesting the decision and wondering about the…

A Busy Summer Schedule For Wael Kfoury

We were talking about summer festivals last week and someone mentioned that Wael Kfoury is performing in like 10 festivals, which is not quite common given how highly-rated and popular the singer is. But I looked online and it's indeed the case. He has 9 performances between July 2nd and August 20th in 9 different festivals pretty much all over Lebanon. Tripoli International Festival 08 Jul 2017 | 08:30 PM Jounieh International Festival 02 Jul…

What You’re Missing Out At The 2017 Beirut Cultural Festivals

Wednesday June 28th was the opening night for Beirut's Cultural Festivals and the first screening of a "Journey Through Time", the festival's centerpiece and a true masterpiece. From the live orchestra, the script, the spectacular visuals and enormous screen, the whole show was breath-taking and captivating from start till end. Nejmeh Square's iconic clock tower was kept as the show's focal point, but they had an elevator installed underneath it to bring it down in…

Roadster Diner & Zaatar W Zeit Now Open Side-By-Side in Broumana

Even if you weren't that familiar with the Broumana area, you only needed to follow the traffic and the lights yesterday to spot the newly open Roadster Diner & Zaatar w Zeit outlets. The new branches are now open side by side at the heart of Broumana near the Printania Palace Hotel. The Roadster's Broumana branch reflects its new urban industrial feel that we've seen in The Backyard and the same goes to Zaatar W…
Critiques

85-year-old Man Killed over Brevet Celebrations

3 weeks ago
Every year, it’s the same story all over again. Idiots shooting guns in the air to celebrate their kids passing the Brevet exam and the outcome is also the same: More innocent people dying or ...
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Plans for A New Bus Line (LOL) From Beirut to Tabarja

4 weeks ago
I have no idea how LBCI’s anchors didn’t laugh their asses off while reporting this story, and I love how they’re claiming it’s good news for the Lebanese people driving from Jounieh to Beirut every ...
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Who’s Protecting Lebanese Cameramen and Reporters?

4 weeks ago
LBCI’s cameraman Samir Baytamouni was attacked and beaten yesterday when he was filming a report on Mansouri’s turtle sanctuary and the construction works around it. LBCI reporter Sobhiya Najjar luckily managed to get the whole ...
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Banning “Burkinis” From The Beach is Wrong

4 weeks ago
Yesterday, a woman called Noura posted on her Facebook that she headed with her family to a beach resort in the North called Miramar and kept being asked not to swim. She stated the the ...
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