Lebanon

June 6, 2001

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For the first time, Lebanon is to host the Financial Markets Association (FMA) world congress in the year 2003, reported Lebanon’s ANI news agency on Tuesday, June 5.

June 5, 2001

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Syrian Vice President Abdel-Halim Khaddam said Monday that no-one in Lebanon sought to make the country a source of trouble for Syria.

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The number of Lebanese using seatbelts has risen sharply since the beginning of the year, according to a report issued on Tuesday.

June 4, 2001

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Mohammed Al Baali Albawaba.com - Cairo  No Arab movement has won as much success and public interest over the past few years as the Lebanese Hizbollah

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The Arab Thought Institution (ATI) was officially launched in Cairo Sunday, as an initiative by Saudi Prince Khalid al Faisal.

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Lebanon’s Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri issued circulars Saturday on proceeding with a modernization plan in order to speed up work and reduce costs.

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Lebanon’s military tribunal has sentenced five members of the South Lebanon Army (SLA) militia to death in absentia for killing resistance fighters wh

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Lebanese authorities have arrested a Palestinian UN employee who faces questioning by a military investigator for carrying forged Lebanese ID papers a

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Ongoing negotiations in Brussels will help the EU “swiftly” reach a partnership with Lebanon, said an EU official on Sunday.

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Syrian Vice President Abdel Halim Khaddam, who collapsed while addressing a meeting in northern Lebanon Sunday, was discharged from a hospital in Trip

June 3, 2001

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Syria's state-run television said Sunday that Vice President Abdel Halim Khaddam was in "satisfactory" condition after collapsing at a meeting in nort

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Lebanese anti-aircraft batteries fired on intruding Israeli aircraft Sunday for the first time since Israel's withdrawal from southern Lebanon more th

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BEIRUT, (Reuters) - Demand for the Lebanese pound rose this week after the central bank began to swap short-term treasury bills for longer-term papers with a higher return, dealers said on Friday, Jun

June 2, 2001

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Lebanese President Emile Lahoud will visit Morocco and Tunisia in two separate visits, aimed at boosting bilateral ties with the two Arab African coun

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Stretches of the Bayyada-Naqoura main road in south Lebanon are collapsing and falling into the Mediterranean, endangering drivers’ lives.