Riad Kobeissi Exposes Scandal Linked to Education Ministry’s PMU Program

Remember when Lebanon was complaining to the world about refugees being a burden to the country? Remember all the racist and discriminatory chants and slogans by politicians and ministers against refugees? Well our politicians did not stop there, but went as far as mismanaging funds dedicated to enrolling non-Lebanese students including Syrians and Palestinians by over reporting the number of children in schools and barely doing anything to improve school conditions. Riad Kobeissi went as…

Bank Secrecy Removal is a Joke

The law that Lebanon's parliament passed last week to remove banking secrecy rules is yet another joke and a waste of time and efforts. No one's fighting corruption or recovering stolen funds with that law, simply because it doesn't cover investigating accounts outside Lebanon, and the committees in charge of investigating corruption cases are mainly appointed by politicians and consist of The National Anti-corruption Commission and a Special Investigative Committee at the central bank. In…
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Bakeries That Make a Better Ka’ake than Abou Arab

1 week ago
Update: Abou Arab is not shutting down. I love Kaak and I loved Abou Arab, I think almost everyone did for its quick service and convenience despite knowing hygiene wasn’t its strongest point. Yesterday, Abou ...
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Anghami Co-Founder Leading by Example To Resolve Twitter Spat

1 week ago
Some bigoted twitter users were pressuring Anghami yesterday to fire an employee because of a personal tweet she wrote, and went as far as ask to boycott Anghami. Inciting personal damage in such difficult times ...
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Interior Ministry Will Fine People LL50,000 For Not Wearing Masks

1 week ago
If you’re going out for a walk in public and are not wearing a mask, you will be fined LL50,000. This decision takes effect starting Friday the 29th of May and the Interior Ministry is ...
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Despite The Ongoing Scandals, The Lebanese Government is Keeping The Sonatrach Contract

1 week ago
The Lebanese government has decided last Tuesday to honor its contract with Algerian state energy firm Sonatrach until the end of the year, despite the latest scandals rocking this file. Just to give you a ...
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Doueir Municipality Imposes Restrictions on Syrians During Eid

1 week ago
Apparently the Doueir Municipality knows something The WHO and most researchers don’t, that Syrians transmit the COVID-19 while all others don’t. For that purpose, they decided to impose restrictions during Eid on Syrians residing in ...
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How To Promote Lebanese Sports in The Worst Way Possible

2 weeks ago
This video was too painful to watch. When you’re able to group all these brilliant Lebanese athletes together, the least you can do is engage a good production team. The lyrics and tune are cliche ...
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Lebanon To Partially Re-Open Tomorrow: Wear Your Masks & Apply Social Distancing!

2 weeks ago
Lebanon’s Prime Minister has announced today that the government will proceed to “partially re-open” the country as of Monday, while Interior Minister Mohammed Fahmi issued a memo detailing the rules to be followed as the ...
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Two Positive Points We Can Build on From PM Diab’s Wife Statement

2 weeks ago
Dr. Nawwar Mawlawi, who happens to be the wife of Prime Minister Diab, released a statement which sparked controversy on social media channels. She was basically tackling the problem of foreign workers and the dollar ...
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