You are hereHome CountriesLebanon


Posted: 09-08-2011
INTERNATIONAL. Concerned about possible Israeli encroachment upon recently discovered offshore natural gas fields, Lebanon's Parliament has passed draft legislation demarcating its maritime borders with Israel. The 18-article law was drafted in the Parliament’s Public Works, Transport, Energy and Water Committee, headed by MP Mohammad Qabbani, The Daily Star reported. At issue are two massive offshore natural gas fields, Tamar and Leviathan, off Israel's northern city of Haifa, where initial prospecting estimates have concluded that the pair of sites between them could hold as much
Posted: November 25, 2015
LEBANON. Deloitte hires over 600 employees in FY15 in the Middle East to support demand for professional services.
Posted: November 20, 2015
LEBANON. In the first initiative of its kind in Lebanon and the Arab World, Byblos Bank launched the Byblos Bank Real Estate Demand Index for Lebanon
Posted: November 19, 2015
UAE. Beirut In: "Next big thing in marketing is convergence of conventional and digital platforms to convey corporate messages."
Posted: November 2, 2015
LEBANON. Adding and updating users in Skoolee will automatically update the corresponding information in AD.
Posted: October 29, 2015
UAE. 157 new launches, 600 cars on show alongside the first ever Motoring Nostalgia Museum for exotic classics from the 1950s to the '80s adding a new dimension for showgoers.
Posted: October 29, 2015
LEBANON. Net income stood at US$113.1 million, an increase of 0.3% from the same period of last year; The Bank reported one of the highest capital adequacy ratio in the Lebanese banking sector, which amounted to 17.6%.
Posted: October 27, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. Funds will help rapidly expand refugee support operations in Europe; Foundation has provided US$17.5 million over past two years to support Middle East refugees and internally displaced people.
Posted: October 26, 2015
LEBANON. Partnership will propel car dealer's business performance forward.
Posted: October 14, 2015
UAE. Reconfiguring the Arab region and its global space beyond political economy and security threats.
Posted: October 13, 2015
UAE. Dr Saleh S. Jallad: "The Arab region needs a common market in order to catch up in a race it is currently losing".
Posted: October 12, 2015
UAE. Entrepreneurs explain new business models that could herald a bright future.
Posted: October 12, 2015
UAE. Barham Salih: "Our region needs solutions from our own people that promote legitimacy, good governance and equal opportunity for everyone."
Posted: October 11, 2015
UAE. "The key to resolving conflicts in Iraq and Syria is the adoption of a comprehensive, inclusive approach that focuses on broad based politics. Russian involvement in Syria complicates such efforts.”
Posted: October 10, 2015
UAE. "This Summit serves as a platform for a new innovative, empowered generation to confront our detractors."
Posted: September 28, 2015
UAE. Documentary about Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Malala Yousafzai received standing ovations at both Telluride and Toronto International film festivals earlier this month.


date:Posted: December 1, 2015
UAE. 4x EM Equity; 2x S&P 500 and High Yield Bonds; Global financial assets to reach US$900 trillion in 2020; The Middle East, with its SWFs and HNWIs, is catching up on this trend.
date:Posted: December 1, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. Dollar rally likely to extend run of strength; Crude selling slows but headlines still gloomy; Opec summit could spring a surprise; $1,040-$1,090 range seen for gold ahead of FOMC.
date:Posted: December 1, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. Though the deal represents the first comprehensive plan to address the migration crisis in Europe, it is constrained by the conflicting political interests of the negotiating governments.
INTERNATIONAL. Robotics is making this new area of medicine possible. Cary G. Vance, CEO of Hansen Medical Inc., tells The Life Sciences Report about disruptive advances in interventional radiology and Hansen's own revolutionary robotic catheters.
Monogram Ring