January 27, 2001
The United Nation peace keeping forces in Lebanon (UNIFIL) confirmed on Friday that Israeli engineers are working north of the Blue Line in Ghajar are
Germany is studying the possible deportation of approximately 2,400 Lebanese and refugees of other nationalities who previously lived in Lebanon.
January 26, 2001
Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri will head on Saturday for Oman, at the head of a ministerial delegation to hold talks with senior Omani officials
January 25, 2001
Lebanon\'s interior minister, Michele Murr, will raise the idea of an “Arab police force” at an upcoming meeting of Arab interior ministers in Tunisia
January 24, 2001
Fransabank, one of Lebanon\'s largest banks, will set up an investment banking arm in the next two to three months, officials told the Daily Star on T
Banque Audi\'s plans to buy a majority stake in Lebanese brokerage firm Financial Funds Advisors appear to have ended in failure, a source close to th
Lebanon\'s Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri will start Saturday an official visit to Oman, during which he will hold talks with Sultan Qaboos and other sen
The Lebanese government loses $1.5 billion annually because of corruption in the administration, according to a report by the United Nations report published here on Tuesday.
January 23, 2001
A UN-commissioned corruption assessment report has found that the Lebanese government loses more than $1.5 billion a year as a result of graft.
Lebanese government announced various measures aimed at improving Lebanon’s image abroad and reducing the cost of visiting and doing business in Lebanon.
The Lebanese finance ministry submitted the 2001 draft budget to the council of ministers after modifying the original budget submitted by the previous Cabinet.
Fransabank SAL signed with Hungary’s export-import bank (Exim Bank) a memorandum of understanding for cooperation in financial and banking matters between the two sides. The agreement stipulates the e
Islamic banking institution Kuwait Finance House (KFH) announced it has signed a deal with Citibank to set up a $106 million real estate investment portfolio. KFH said the portfolio would invest in th
Activity on the Beirut Stock Exchange improved significantly in the week ending January 19, as it was propelled by demand for Solidere’s stock. Solidere dominated activity, accounting for 87 percent o
The Minister of Water and Electrical Resources, Mohamed Abdul-Hamid Beydoun, declared that Spain will help implement water and electricity projects in Lebanon.