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Former foreign minister of the Holy See, Archbishop Dominique Mamberti, will land in Beirut on Friday. (AFP/File)
May 27, 2015 - 08:30 GMT
Archbishop Dominique Mamberti will arrive Friday to further discuss a Christian presence in the Middle East as well as ways to put an end to the presidential election crisis.
Developers claim that there is little demand for luxury apartments in Beirut. (Shutterstock)
May 27, 2015 - 08:04 GMT
Vacant properties worth $480m are a symptom of Beirut's stagnating real estate sector.
China's Silk Road makes the Asian partner essential for many traders in the Middle East. (AFP/File)
May 27, 2015 - 02:35 GMT
The country hopes to enhance trade relations with China, a top partner over the past two years.
A Syrian regime soldier aims a rocket launcher towards rebel locations in the Qalamoun region. (AFP/File)
May 26, 2015 - 15:00 GMT
Six Hezbollah fighters and 30 militants were killed in the Qalamoun mountains near the Lebanese-Syrian border.
here's what happens when Lebanese TV goes wrong.
May 26, 2015 - 12:52 GMT
This is decidedly not the best way to have a productive debate on Hezbollah.
We're on TEAM SHAKIRA! (YouTube)
May 26, 2015 - 09:46 GMT
Will Shakira be replacing mega-diva Christina Aguilera on The Voice USA?
Amal has fashion blogs written about her style all over the internet. (Seema Kukadia)
May 26, 2015 - 08:47 GMT
Amal, whose husband George Clooney is friends with Vogue's editor, has set her sights on gracing the cover of the magazine,
A handout picture released by the Hezbollah press office on May 16, 2015, shows a Hezbollah fighter firing toward areas controlled by militants on the Syrian side of the Qalamoun hills close to the Lebanese border. (AFP/File)
May 25, 2015 - 17:56 GMT
Hezbollah run-TV said the fighters captured two hilltops from al-Qaeda's Syrian wing and killed dozens of militants Monday.
The site was previously home to about 300 Syrian families who had fled the war. (Twitter)
May 25, 2015 - 17:40 GMT
The site was previously home to about 300 Syrian families who had fled the war.
Arsal, a Lebanese town near the border with Syria, saw clashes Monday between Daesh and al-Nusra Front extremist groups.  (AFP/Mahmoud Kheir)
May 25, 2015 - 14:51 GMT
Fighting erupted Monday on the outskirts of Arsal between Daesh and al-Nusra extremist groups.
Sectors such as clothing, footwear, and furniture marked 10-14 percent drop in sales in Lebanon in Q1. (Pixabay)
May 25, 2015 - 13:49 GMT
Political impasse in Lebanon and regional conflict are squeezing the retail sector.