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The last date for submitting the offers is March 31.  (Wikipedia)
February 26, 2017 - 10:00 GMT
Three partially disputed offshore blocks bordering Israel will be among the five initially up for bidding in Lebanon’s first oil and gas licensing round.
The couple was out for the first time together since its official pregnancy announcement. (Instagram)
February 26, 2017 - 08:50 GMT
The couple was out for the first time together since its official pregnancy announcement.
The government aims to hold a practical discussion to define the taxes and fees that should be applied, with the least impact on the economic growth and on the low-income class. (AFP/File)
February 23, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri insists that discussions on new taxes and fees are ongoing to secure the balance between interests of citizens and different economic sectors.
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February 22, 2017 - 19:14 GMT
Lebanese-American player Ali Khatoun signs professional contract with CD Leganes http://falebanon.com/2017/02/22/lebanese-american-player-ali-khatoun-signs-professional-contract-with-cd-leganes …
An Israeli F-15 jet fighter takes off from the Negev desert in December 2015. (AFP/Jack Guez)
February 22, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
The Lebanese armed forces report the airstrikes were made from Lebanese airspace in order to bypass Russian air defences in the south of Syria.
There is also a need to improve internet connectivity in Lebanon for banks to be able to provide fintech services in an effective way. (Shutterstock)
February 22, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
Lebanese banks need to cooperate and standardize the use of fintech as is the case with European banks, according to an e-strategy expert.
The actor says they still don't know the sexes of their babies. (File photo)
February 22, 2017 - 08:49 GMT
The actor says they still don't know the sexes of their babies.
Marine Le Pen [AFP/File]
February 21, 2017 - 15:01 GMT
Marine Le Pen, the far-right French politician, cancelled a meeting with the Grand Mufti over donning a headscarf.
The actor says 'Everything changed' after Amal. (YouTube)
February 21, 2017 - 10:20 GMT
The actor says 'Everything changed' after Amal.
George says parenthood is going to be an adventure. (File photo)
February 21, 2017 - 10:06 GMT
He says 'it's going to be an adventure.'
The Lebanese government estimates that around 1.5 million Syrian refugees live in unofficial camps around the country in deteriorating economic conditions. (AFP/File)
February 21, 2017 - 07:39 GMT
The $1.9 billion includes $1.57 billion given by donors in 2016 and $344 million carried over from 2015 by U.N. Agencies, the World Bank and NGOs.
France's far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen speaks during a press conference in Beirut, Lebanon. (AFP/File)
February 21, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
During the meeting, Aoun said he hoped that the future would bring the people of Lebanon and France closer.
Fadi has taken to Twitter to deny claims he won't be invited to George Michael's funeral. (File photo)
February 20, 2017 - 18:15 GMT
Fadi has taken to Twitter to deny claims he won't be invited to George Michael's funeral.
Economic associations warn that any increase in taxes will lead to economic slowdown and to heavy recession due to the crises that hit the country in the past five years. (Shutterstock)
February 20, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
Representatives of economic associations are the latest group to appeal against the Lebanese government's plan to raise taxes in the 2017 draft budget.
French president-hopeful Marine Le Pen. [Franck Pennant/ AFP]
February 19, 2017 - 16:36 GMT
Among the Lebanese, news of the French demagogue's visit was met with a general lack of enthusiasm.
Resort Hotel at Raouche in Beirut, Lebanon (Shutterstock/JPRichard)
February 19, 2017 - 12:42 GMT
Lebanon's tourism minister is hopeful that the country will see the fruits of President Aoun's recent visit to the Gulf states, Egypt and Jordan, in terms of higher visitor numbers.