Mobile Data Consumption Up by 70% from 2017

Businessnews reported last week that data consumption through mobile phones between 2016 and 2017 has increased by 78% for Alfa users and 66% for Touch users, and that the annual data consumption is expected to approach 40,000 TB for each operator by the end of 2018. It only makes sense for mobile users to be consuming more data, especially with the wider spread of 4G and the ever-increasing use of social media and messaging/calling tools.…
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De Prague Hamra is Shutting its Doors on August 16

3 months ago
I was reading yesterday that de Prague is closing shop on August 16 and remembered that they were due to close five years ago but changed their minds. It’s definitely unfortunate news but I just ...
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Alfa Celebrating #LebaneseArmyDay: “Honor, Sacrifice and Loyalty”

3 months ago
Alfa released a video today as a tribute to all Lebanese Armed Forces who are demonstrating that “Honor, Sacrifice and Loyalty” are not only lived in battle fields but in their everyday life through their ...
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Lebanon’s “Escobar” Killed by the Lebanese Army

3 months ago
Lebanon’s most dangerous drug dealer, with over 2,900 warrants out for his arrest, was killed along with seven others by the Lebanese army in the town of Hammoudieh in the outskirts of Baalbeck. More than ...
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Turkey To Renovate Tripoli’s Train Station, China Wants to Revive it

3 months ago
It appears that Chinese investors are interested in reviving the long forgotten railway between Tripoli and Syria while The Turkish General Directorate of Monuments and Museums has signed a collaboration protocol with the General Directorate ...
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[Updated] Lebanese Woman Sentenced to 11 years in Prison For Insulting Egyptians in a Video

4 months ago
Update Sept 10 2018: Mona is set to be released after her prison term was cut to one year and suspended. Great news! This is crazy! A Lebanese woman called Mona el-Mazbouh has been sentenced ...
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TechCrunch’s Startup Battlefield is Coming in October to #Beirut

4 months ago
TechCrunch has announced some really excited news for thriving startups in Lebanon, as they’re planning to bring Startup Battlefield, which tries to bring the world’s top early stage startups together on one stage to compete ...
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Brigadier General Maroun Hitti Appointed Honorary Member of the Order of the British Empire

5 months ago
Retired Brigadier General Maroun Hitti became the fourth Lebanese citizen to be awarded the Honorary Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) award during ceremony held at the British Ambassador’s residence in Beirut. ...
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Major Floods in Ras Baalbeck

5 months ago
The strongest cyclone to ever hit southern Oman and neighbouring Yemen has left its mark on Lebanon in the last few days and some of the most affected areas by the recent rainstorms are Ras ...
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