October 30, 2000
Israeli officials said that Israeli defense officials are in the process of formulating a recommendation to strike at Syrian interests and targets in
German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder, meeting Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri in Beirut Sunday, urged the Israelis and Palestinians to return to t
Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide, a leading American hotel and resort management company, inaugurated the Westin Royal Plaza Hotel in Beirut, making it the first Westin hotel in the Middle East.
French BNP Paribas, one of the world’s leading investment banks, has publicly denigrated the Lebanese economy. An analyst stated that interest rates on the local-currency T-bills have dropped more tha
French investment bank BNP Parisbas has publicly denigrated the Lebanese economy, reported the <I>Lebanon Daily Star</I>. BNP Paribas, one of the world’s leading investment banks with over 100 billio
<b>Date:</b> Oct 28 - Oct 30, 2000 <b>Location:</b> Bahrain Conference Center, Manama, Bahrain <b>Specifics:</b> "Global Challenges and Opportunities in the 21st Century", under the Patronage of
October 29, 2000
Israeli planes broke the sound barrier Sunday over the port city of Tyre in southern Lebanon, some 80 kilometers (50 miles) south of Beirut.
German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder arrived in Beirut Sunday where he will discuss the situation in the Middle East on the second stage of his regiona
One Palestinian was killed and two others injured Sunday in a gunfight between rival political factions at the Ain el-Helweh refugee camp in southern
An Israeli army unit came under automatic gunfire Sunday near Zarit, close to the Lebanese border, although no one was injured.
Cyprus and Lebanon move clocks back an hour overnight Saturday to Sunday, to two hours ahead of GMT, instead of three.
capitalization for the month stood at $1.68 billion—a 2 percent increase relative to the figure in August. The total transactions volume reached 1.3 million shares, with a value of $6.8 million.
Lebanon's balance of trade cumulated over the fist nine months of 2000 are as follows: Imports stand at $4,602 million—representing a drop of 11 percent. Exports, however, sharply rose by 1350 percent
The new system of continuous share trading started on October 27, where buy and sell orders are first entered in the computer system. A price fixing is determined at the opening but will not be consid
October 28, 2000
Lebanon's new cabinet, formed after a compromise among top leaders, held its first meeting Friday, amid criticism that it lacked proper Christian repr