Lebanon

August 6, 2001

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Lebanon’s Maronite leader, Nasrallah Sfeir, on Sunday finished a "historic" visit to the Chouf and Jezzine areas, home of the Druze community.

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Lebanese singer Nawal Al Zughbi has started promoting her concerts via the ubiquitous mobile phone.

August 5, 2001

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The Beirut Chamber of International Navigation is urging the Lebanese government to resolve the Beirut Port issue, in the wake of the Dubai Ports Auth

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Secret channels will be used to secure the return of three Israeli soldiers captured by the Lebanese Hizbollah movement in October, said Israeli secur

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Following the final withdrawal of the Dubai Ports Authority from a $225 million container terminal project at the Beirut Port, the Beirut Chamber of International Navigation urged the government to sa

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A stable currency is necessary for the success of Lebanon's planned privatization of state-owned companies, Central Bank Governor Riad Salameh said in remarks published last week.  "Without a stable c

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The Lebanese government adopted Thursday, August 2, a draft law for the privatization of the country's mobile phone licenses, after angering GSM operators by tearing up their contracts. "The governmen

August 4, 2001

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Lebanese President Emile Lahoud said Saturday he hoped Maronite patriarch Nasrallah Sfeir's "historic" trip to Chouf Mountain, the home of the Druze c

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Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri will visit Pakistan on Tuesday for high-level talks.

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A federal district judge in Washington has ruled that Iran should pay $314.6 million to the family of the Rev. Lawrence Martin Jenco, a Roman Catholic

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Lebanon’s Maronite leader, Nasrallah Sfier, on Friday visited Chouf Mountain, the home of the Druze community, becoming the first patriarch to visit t

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Lebanese President Emile Lahoud on Friday endorsed the government’s decision to appoint a special committee charged with establishing a mechanism for

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A Lebanese development company, the Investment Development Authority of Lebanon (IDAL), has initiated an internet city project akin to Dubai's IT zone

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Israeli Defense Minister Benjamin Ben-Eliezer said Friday he believed that three Israeli soldiers captured by Lebanon's Hizbollah resistance movement

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A violent dispute erupted on Friday between the husband of Lebanese singer Najwa Karam, Yousef Harb, and her brother Nicola