Vetlivery – A Mobile Veterinary Clinic in Lebanon

Having passionately developed her skills with pets after pursuing her studies at l'École nationale vétérinaire de Lyon and the Lebanese University's Faculty of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, Maria Mouallem has come up with a genius idea to help care for domestic pets in Lebanon. With a branded van fit to receive and nurse little animals, the Lebanese vet travels the country, facilitating the lives of those who are unable to or are too lazy to…

Fitch Ratings downgrades Lebanon To CCC from B-

Fitch Ratings downgraded Lebanon's ratings to CCC from B-, while S&P gave us a grace period before eventually downgrading us. So we jumped from "B : financial situation varies noticeably" to "CCC : currently vulnerable and dependent on favorable economic conditions to meet its commitments", while our government continues to waste time and behave as if our economy is booming. “The government is largely relying on financing from the central bank, both in domestic debt…
Baladi

Meet Sara Balawalashi

1 month ago
Whenever you meet new people in Lebanon whether at work or at college or when out with friends, there’s always this one person who wants to know your family name, where you’re from to try ...
Lebanon

Nbr of Passengers at Beirut Airport Reached 23,500 Yesterday: An All-time High

1 month ago
Every year around the same time, passengers leaving Beirut go through hell to get to their gates on time. Last week marked the highest number of passengers leaving RHIA in Lebanon’s history, peaking at 23,500 ...
Lebanon

US Raises Visa Prices for Lebanese, B1 / B2 Visas Not Affected

1 month ago
Below is the statement released by the US Embassy in Lebanon a couple of weeks back: The U.S. Government continuously re-evaluates reciprocity schedules worldwide to ensure that U.S. visa issuance fees are commensurate with fees ...
Alcohol

Wata: A Lebanese Cider

1 month ago
I always thought it was weird that cider is not that popular in Lebanon, knowing that apples account for 1/4 of the total fruit production of the country. Wata is the first Lebanese cider I ...
Fun

Weekend Stay at Rocca Marina

1 month ago
As far as going to the beach in the North, I usually chose Batroun. I was planning with a couple of friends a weekend getaway a couple of weeks ago and our choice fell on ...
Critiques

Baccalaureate Results: Education Ministry Messed-Up Big Time!

1 month ago
Another ministry whose performance has been questionable ever since the government was formed is the Education Ministry. Right before the official exams and instead of comforting students, the Minister was reminding them that cameras will ...
Art

#LADE Unveils Hamra Mural to Promote #WomenLeadership

1 month ago
LADE unveiled a massive mural in Hamra last week under the hashtag #YouAreANaturalLeader. The mural aims at creating an opposite standpoint on the gender roles in the society and focus on women’s ability to lead, ...
Critiques

There are NO new Exit Taxes at Beirut Airport, But …

1 month ago
Everyone was sharing earlier today how a new exit tax of LL50,000 was imposed on passengers leaving Lebanon aboard an economy-class flight but that’s not accurate and Annahar shared an article later on to clarify ...
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