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

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 the latter to Berlin and Hamburg. Starting this June, it will link Beirut to 3 German cities, at average prizes: Düsseldorf: beginning June 8, twice a week on Tuesdays and Saturdays. Stuttgart: beginning June 8, once a week on Saturdays.…

Tachtouch the Monkey Returns to #Lebanon

After almost a two-week chase, the monkey that escaped from a farm South of Lebanon into Israel was finally captured and sent back to Nun Béatrice Mauger via the UN. The vervet monkey, named Tachtouch, was spotted in various locations before getting caught. Over the last two weeks, the mischievous primate was filmed monkeying around in the villages of Zar’it and Shtula and the Arab towns of Hurfeish, Deir al-Assad and Majd al-Krum, just west…
Critiques

Arab Drama TV Shows Helping Normalize Domestic Abuse

1 week ago
DW shared a two-minute video showing excerpts from the latest Ramadan TV shows where women are being abused by their husbands or parents, and explaining how these shows are helping normalize domestic abuse against women. ...
Critiques

Unprecedented Media Coverage of Tripoli’s Terrorist Attack

1 week ago
I’m still finding it hard to believe that one man was able to plan Tripoli’s attack yesterday but what was unseen before during this attack, and I’m not sure it’s a good thing, was the ...
Lebanon

Pilot Amanda Harrison’s Challenge Brought to a Stop in #Beirut

1 week ago
Pilot Amanda Harrison was set to fly her 1942 Tiger Moth (DH82a) from the UK to Darwin in Australia, crossing over 9,260 nautical Miles and 23 countries in 30 days. The journey was aimed at ...
Critiques

Can Health Minister Jabak Implement Anti-Smoking Law 174?

1 week ago
The indoor smoking ban was first implemented back in 2012 but it turned out to be an epic failure. In 2015, Health Minister Wael Abu Faour promised he will make sure the law is enforced ...
Lebanon

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

2 weeks 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 ...
Opinions/critiques

Over 4,700 Lebanese are Emigrating from #Lebanon Every Month

2 weeks ago
A Beirut-based research consultancy firm published statistics for the year 2019 regarding the number of Lebanese leaving the country for good, and over 57,000 Lebanese are expected to leave the country by end of 2019, ...
Lebanon

Telecom Ministry to Launch a New Roaming Service

2 weeks ago
According to BusinessNews, The Ministry of Telecommunication (MoT) is set to launch a new roaming service with the Switzerland-based company Wonet, that will be priced at $25 per month and will allow Alfa and Touch ...
Automotive

Everything That’s Wrong About Driving in Lebanon in One Video

2 weeks ago
Going the wrong way, even on a highway, crossing a red light, cutting off other cars, speeding, tailgating, dangerous driving, speeding maneuvers, highway drop off and every possible traffic violation you could think of in ...
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