Low-cost Irish Airlines Ryanair establishes new Beirut-Cyprus Route starting October

A lot of low-cost airlines have been recently expressing interest in Beirut, to be added to their destinations. The latest of these is Ryanair, the Irish airlines which has been booming during the last few years in Europe, despite much criticism regarding its services. Lebanon will be its 38th country of destination. 3 trips a week are scheduled on board of the Boeing 737 between Paphos and Beirut starting October 30, 2019. The distance to…

Wael Arakji impresses in first participation with Dallas Mavericks at the NBA Summer League

After not entering the basketball court against Brooklyn Nets on Friday, Wael Arakji made his debut with Dallas Mavericks at the NBA Summer League, during yesterday's match against the Houston Rockets. Arakji played for a total of 4mins 13secs, scoring 5 points , with 1 assist and 1 turnover. Dallas' campaign continues on Monday, July 8 against Sacramento Kings, and will be followed by a match against Croatia on Wednesday, July 10. Here are the…
Lebanon

Lebanese basketball superstar Wael Arakji edges closer to NBA dream with Dallas Mavericks

3 weeks ago
Considered one of Asia’s best point guards, Al-Riyadi player Wael Arakji, the rising star of our basketball league and national team, at only 24 years of age, has recently grabbed the attention of the Dallas ...
Middle East

Reviewing Netflix’s First Original Arabic Series: Jinn

3 weeks ago
I’m not a big fan of Teen shows but I was excited to watch “Jinn” especially that it’s Netflix’ first original Arabic series. The series was created by Lebanese producer Mir-Jean Bou Chaaya (Kabreet Production), ...
Middle East

MusicHall to launch in Saudi Arabia on June 15, as Jeddah hosts stellar music event lineup

1 month ago
After Beirut in 2003 and Dubai in 2013, MusicHall by Michel Eléftériadès is expanding to reach Jeddah in Saudi Arabia, with the launch set for June 15, as announced by its owner on social media ...
Beirut

Sunexpress airlines to link Beirut to 3 German cities starting this June

1 month ago
A joint venture of Lufthansa and Turkish Airlines, Sunexpress, a company based between Germany and Turkey, has taken over where broken Germania left off in February, compensating for the loss of direct flights made by ...
Lebanon

Lebanese Kevin Chahoud into Roland Garros Boys’ Singles Main Draw for the first time

1 month ago
It might not come as a surprise that in Lebanon, even in the world of tennis, to thrive and move forward, players have to fly under another flag to reach higher grounds. This is what ...
Baladi

Lebanese Hoda Barakat Wins 2019 International Prize for Arabic Fiction (IPAF)

2 months ago
The Night Mail by Hoda Barakat was announced as the winner of the 12th International Prize for Arabic Fiction (IPAF) at a ceremony held at the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr in Abu Dhabi few days ...
Critiques

Major Earthquake fears in Bisri Valley where Dam is Planned

2 months ago
While NGOs and environmentalists have been vocal for quite some time about the dam that is set to distort the beautiful Bisri Valley, the World Bank has already commenced constructing the $600 million project, reckless ...
Lebanon

Lebanese Mory Hatem Loses in The Voice Canada’s QuarterFinals

2 months ago
C’était une aventure extraordinaire ! Merci pour tous vos encouragements Je vous aime ❤️ À très bientôt ! It was an unforgettable adventure !  Thank you for all your supports ! See you again soon ❤️ #Lavoixtva#Moryhatem ...
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