July 20, 2001
The Lebanese government moved a step closer to firing the board of Electricite du Liban for mismanagement Thursday as the company’s union delayed stri
After months of tension between Hizbollah and Druze leader Walid Jumblatt, the two sides turned a new page on Thursday during a meeting that brought t
Lebanon's State Council ruled Wednesday, July 18, that a longstanding conflict between the government and France Telecom's unit Cellis will be resolved at a Washington-based special arbitration author
July 19, 2001
Lebanese police have arrested a Palestinian man in connection with last year’s attack on the Russian embassy in Beirut.
Lebanonese Interior and Municipalities Minister Elias Murr stressed Wednesday the need to swiftly eradicate the nation's growing marijuana crop, but s
Lebanese pilots at the Middle East Airlines will delay by two hours all MEA flights departing from Beirut on Friday, to protest against new contracts
Syrian singer Asala graced the Tyre Hippodrome on Saturday, July 14, to officially close the city’s two-week festival with its most successful performance.
For reasons as yet murky, Lebanon’s Future TV has rejected the idea of inviting Egyptian belly dancer Dina to be a guest on the program Ya Umri
July 18, 2001
Lebanese President Emile Lahoud said on Tuesday that he and other top officials were cooperating to complete administrative and financial reforms, as
United Nations investigators headed for the Middle East on Tuesday, as part of an internal inquiry into the “mishandling” of a videotape that could sh
Young Lebanese singer Yuri Mraadi may have only recently released his debut album, but his star is rising fast -and not just on the musical front.
Lebanon will sign a free trade agreement with Iraq in the "near future, Economy Minister Bassel Fleihan said Tuesday, July 17. "We will witness the signing of the deal between Lebanon and Iraq for a f
July 17, 2001
New transportation and economic treaties between Bahrain and Lebanon are in the pipeline, said Lebanese Finance Minister Fouad Sanyouri on Monday.
A Lebanese Phalangist leader whose militia was involved in the 1982 massacres of Palestinian refugees in the Sabra and Shatilla camps says Israeli Pri
Lebanon’s Maronite Leader, Nasrallah Sfeir, on Monday called for solidarity among the nation’s Muslim and Christian youth and said the Taef Accord tha