Furn Beaino Coming to Dubai!

My favorite Lahm Baajine place in Lebanon is opening soon in Dubai! I've known for a while now that they're considering opening in Dubai & Abu Dhabi in 2022 but I don't have the exact dates yet. Nevertheless, it is happening as they already set up an Instagram account for the UAE. Furn Beaino started off as a small oven in Sarba and quickly became known for its Lahm Baajine. The family-run business expanded its…

Xposure To Sponsor Refugee Boy Photographed Reading A Book in The Garbage

Rodrigues Mghames' photo of the 10-year old boy reading in the garbage dump, which went viral on all social media channels, has been featured in this year's XPOSURE International Photography Festival, and the festival has decided in cooperation with The Big Heart Foundation, to sponsor the education of the little boy until he completes high school. Mghames, who is a Lebanese engineer and university professor, spotted Hussein outside his office, spoke to him, published his…

Lebanese Nabu Museum To Return 337 Ancient Artifacts to Iraq

3 months ago
Nabu Museum was inaugurated in 2018, but little did we know that hundreds of its antiquities were actually smuggled from Iraq following the 2003 US invasion and what the years of war and instability that ...

Lebanon Dropped from Abu Dhabi’s “Green List”

4 months ago
Abu Dhabi has officially dropped several countries from its “Green List” which now includes 71 countries. Among the countries dropped are the UK, Turkey, Jordan, Qatar, Russia and Lebanon. All travelers arriving from the green ...

Zaatar W Zeit Now Open in Egypt

5 months ago
Zaatar W Zeit has officially opened its first branch in Egypt. The branch will be located in New Cairo at White by The Waterway. The opening day was on Friday the 26th of November. Zaatar ...
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Civil Marriage Now Allowed in Abu Dhabi

6 months ago
The UAE has issued a new law regulating personal status matters for non-Muslims and applying civil principles in organizing family cases. In other words, non-muslims will be allowed to marry, divorce and get joint child ...

Expo 2020 Dubai’s all-Women Orchestra Led By Lebanese Conductor Yasmina Sabbah

7 months ago
Expo 2020 Dubai kicked off with an incredible show tonight, including a unique musical experience delivered by an all-women orchestra conducted by Lebanese Yasmina Sabbah. The one-of-a-kind Firdaus Women’s Orchestra includes talented female musicians of ...

Visit Lebanon’s Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai

7 months ago
Update: Here’s a first look at the Lebanon Pavilion and the experiences offered to visitors. [Link] Expo 2020 Dubai has officially opened after a year delay and Lebanon will be taking part under the theme ...

Emirates To Offer Extra Baggage Allowance For Returning Lebanese Travellers

9 months ago
Emirates Airlines will be offering an additional 10kg of baggage on trips from the UAE, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Lebanon and Australia back to Beirut and an additional piece of luggage totaling 23kg for Emirates customers ...

Syria’s Off Shore Oil Bloc-1 Includes Part of Lebanon’s Maritime Territory

1 year ago
While the Lebanese authorities have been in ongoing discussions over the disputed offshore area with Israel, the Syrian regime is set to start oil exploration off its southern coast in an area that includes roughly ...