Lebanon

June 12, 2001

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The Lebanese Telecommunications Ministry announced on Monday that it had begun collecting on unpaid phone bills, warning subscribers that delayed paym

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Lebanese President Emile Lahoud will travel to Morocco on Wednesday for a two-day official visit, in response to an invitation from King Mohammed.

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The Lebanese Hizbollah movement on Monday denied Israeli press reports that Iranian intelligence forces had deployed along the border to gather inform

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A delegation from the World Bank met with several Lebanese ministers on Monday to discuss $300 million worth of loans for funding a number of local de

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An ugly quarrel that began when Diana Haddad’s husband publicly belittled the talents of Nawal Al Zoghby looks to be headed for a happy ending, thanks to Mamdouh Moussa

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Official statistics indicate that the number of ships harboring in Beirut’s seaport during the first four months of 2001 rose by 12 percent, compared with the corresponding period the previous year.

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Adnan waters his lush three hectares (seven acres) of green cannabis crop, nestled away safely high up in eastern Lebanon's mountainous Bekaa valley. Lebanon's lean economic times have pushed Lebanese

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Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri met with World Bank officials on Monday, June 11, to negotiate the use of previously agreed loans worth $300 million (€355 million), an official source said.  The

June 11, 2001

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Lebanese security personnel on Sunday apprehended the suspected killers of a former Palestinian official who was gunned down in Ain Al Hilweh refugee

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The Lebanese Shiite Amal Movement has denied Israeli reports that its security chief disclosed details of the abduction and killing of an American arm

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Port of Beirut Authorities has constructed a networking platform powered by Cisco Systems technologies. The system is designed to improve interoffice communications between the three major departments

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Port of Beirut Authorities has constructed a networking platform powered by Cisco Systems technologies. The system is designed to improve interoffice communications between the three major departments

June 10, 2001

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Lebanese diva Fairuz will travel to Bern, the Swiss capital, to participate in the International Music Festival there this month,

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Kuwait issued Lebanon a $32.5-million loan to finance the building of a water irrigation and pumping network at Mount Lebanon, north-east of Beirut, an official source said Saturday, June 9.  The agre

June 9, 2001

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The Lebanese cabinet has approved the value-added tax (VAT) draft law, the first serious step toward boost dwindling treasury revenues.