December 14, 2000
Lebanese Prosecutor Adnan Addoum received Thursday a list from Syrian authorities with the names of Lebanese serving sentences for non-political crime
Lebanon issued a $400 million Eurobond due in 2004 at a fixed rate of 9.5%,or a spread of 410 basis points over similar US treasuries. The 4-year bond was increased to $400 million, up from the initia
Allied Business Bank SAL (ABB),one of Lebanon’s medium-size banks,launched a new loan product targeting newlywed couples.The bank is offering a three-year loan of up to $15,000 to couples in their 30s
Activity for the Beirut Stock Exchange was subdued for the week, with sentiment still in a wait-and-see mode, as markets await draft budget activity.
Lebanon and Iraq reached a preliminary agreement to reactivate the oil pipeline linking the Kirkouk oilfields in northern Iraq to the oil refinery near Tripoli.
December 13, 2000
Lebanon\'s Hizbollah leader Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah said Wednesday that German mediation over an exchange of prisoners with Israel covers all Arab det
A grocery store selling liquor was destroyed in an overnight explosion in the suburbs of the southern port city of Sidon.
The four Israeli soldiers captured in October by the Lebanese fundamentalist group Hizbollah are alive and will soon be released in exchange for impri
Saudi Prince Al-Walid bin Talal is holding negotiations to buy the Carlton seafront hotel in Beirut for $90 million, the hotel's current owner told <i>AFP</i> on Tuesday.
Lebanon’s national mail service, LibanPost, is teaming up with Western Union to give its clients the option of paying their bills through the US Corporation’s electronic money-transfer network.
Lebanon’s ministers of state, finance and trade joined a humanitarian flight to Baghdad on Thursday, and once in the Iraqi capital called for trade ties between the two countries to be restored to the
December 12, 2000
The Beirut military court has sentenced 47 Lebanese to jail for entering the \"enemy state\" of Israel and for collaboration with that country.
Israel\'s army chief, General Shaul Mofaz, said Tuesday there had been contacts with the Hizbollah movement about a possible exchange of Israeli soldi
Israel\'s deputy defense minister, Ephraim Sneh, said Tuesday that Israel should be prepared to release two leading Lebanese Islamic militants held fo
Some might say it is a matter of principle, but the majority would believe that Nawal Zughbi just can’t play it clean. Nawal is now suing Diana Haddad’s husband for ‘distress.’ Of course, she wants mo