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Critiques

Lebanon Wants to Sell Its FireFighting Helicopters

2 weeks ago
A day before the October Revolution started, Lebanon was ravaged by fires that went out of control. Meanwhile, the incompetent authorities had just found out that their fire-fighting helicopters weren’t working. Why? Incompetence and negligence ...
Health

Safest Countries for COVID-19: UAE Ranks 11th, Lebanon 77th

2 weeks ago
A report on the top 100 safest countries for COVID-19 was issued by the Deep Knowledge Group, a consortium of companies and nonprofits owned by Deep Knowledge Ventures, an investment firm founded in 2014 in ...
Critiques

General Security Set Up Hot Lines To Report Currency Manipulation

2 weeks ago
What better way to regulate the work of exchange officers than ask people to snitch on each other 🙄? The Lebanese General Security has set up four hotlines to monitor the currency exchange operations and ...
Humor

When You Don’t Want the Authorities to Know You’re Selling Dollars

3 weeks ago
Everyone is selling & buying dollars in Lebanon and the easiest way to do so if you’re not a licensed exchanger is through WhatsApp groups. The black market is booming and those trading via WhatsApp ...
Fun

The “Wasta” Game

3 weeks ago
There’s a new Lebanese board game in town and it’s called Wasta. The game consists of several cards, including a police officer (Darake), a bank, a thug (Az3ar), your mom (Emmak), your neighbor (El Jara) ...
Critiques

Why Can’t We Trace Those Injected Fresh Dollars by the BDL?

4 weeks ago
There are no dollars available to buy in the market today. BDL is expected to inject fresh dollars soon but we all know that there’s no point in doing so as this is like putting ...
Critiques

Latest Cabinet Appointments Must Be Recalled

1 month ago
Prime Minister Diab is all over the place and he just shot himself in the leg twice this week, first by approving key appointments that do not follow the guidelines recently approved by the parliament, ...
Critiques

Politicians Vs Outspoken Activists: Choose Your Battles Wisely

1 month ago
Is it ok to swear at politicians? Is profanity allowed when addressing ruling parties that have made our lives miserable for the past 30 years and more? Why is it ok for them to swear ...
Food

#McDonaldsCares: A Golden Card To Honor Health Care Heroes

1 month ago
Solidarity is the only way forward to overcome COVID-19 and we’ve seen tons of awesome initiatives in Lebanon by various businesses, NGOs and even on an individual level. Health front-liners, from nursing, doctors, administrative teams, ...
Critiques

US Dollar Now Trading At LL4,500 in Black Market

1 month ago
The Central Bank, as expected, has failed to control the currency peg’s implosion despite his recent promises to launch an online platform for exchange officers and start providing dollars. No one in his right mind ...
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