I was just saying in my previous post that the government should not be proud of having one of the the highest cost of living in the region, and then I read this. [Source]

More than 90% of Lebanese cannot afford an apartment in Beirut nowadays, and are running away from Beirut and its surroundings because of the real estate prices leaving our capital to Arabs and foreigners.

Our country is for sale and we think that’s a positive thing. I only wish we knew who that “private sector source close to major government telecom projects” is.