January 14, 2001
The BLOM Stock Index (BSI) approached its all-time low this week, but managed to avoid actually reaching it, as Solidere again weighed on the market. The BSI finally ended the week at 568.72, some 4 p
Syrian workers are necessary for Lebanon\'s economy, but Damascus is ready to discuss \"means to organize\" their presence there, the secretary general of the Supreme Syro-Lebanese Council said in an
January 13, 2001
Lebanon\'s trade volume with Iraq could shoot up to more than $300 million in 2001 if the governments of both countries implement a protocol for re-su
Lebanon\'s interior ministry closed down a facility in Nabatieh that was illegally producing bone meal and threatening the health of the town’s reside
Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri arrived Saturday in Tehran where he held talks with top officials on enhancing bilateral cooperation. The discuss
January 12, 2001
Lebanese President Emile Lahoud warned Thursday against the exploitation of media liberties to harm the nation and people’s dignity, reported The Dail
January 11, 2001
The Heritage Foundation/<i>Wall Street Journal</i> Index of Economic Freedom, a broad indicator of economic freedom in 161 countries, ranked Lebanon 59th worldwide and 7th among 18 countries in the Mi
January 10, 2001
Lebanese President Emile Lahoud will pay an official visit to France in April.
Sheikh Mohammed Mehdi Shamseddine, president of the Lebanese Higher Shiite Council, died at the age of 66 on Wednesday after a long struggle with canc
Pakistan\'s military ruler Pervez Musharraf ended his Middle East tour Wednesday, leaving Beirut after a two-day visit to Lebanon during which Islamab
Within the context of stimulating economic growth, the Lebanese Cabinet endorsed the reduction in custom duties on new and used imported cars.
Prime Minister Rafik Hariri expressed confidence in Lebanon’s economic and political future, and expected significant breakthroughs at the economic and political levels in the New Year.
January 9, 2001
Lebanon\'s speaker of parliament Nabih Berri welcomed on Monday Kuwait\'s \"continuous support\" for Lebanon as the oil-rich country pledged to help B
Lebanon\'s Druze leader Walid Jumblatt said Monday that he was welcome again in Syria, two months after Damascus revoked his VIP status, following his
January 8, 2001
A delegation of Russian emergency ministry officials left for Beirut Sunday to determine whether Russia will join the UN-sponsored demining operations