November 19, 2000
Israeli soldiers shot and wounded a Lebanese civilian in the leg Sunday amid a protest near a religious site on the Lebanese-Israeli border.
The government appointed JP Morgan and Credit Suisse First Boston as joint lead managers to execute the issuance of a $300 million Eurobond maturing in 2004. This would constitute the first sovereign
Activity on the Beirut Stock Exchange receded for the week ending November 17. The ongoing regional tension as well as disappointing fiscal results for the year-to-October combined to dampen sentiment
At the November 9th auction, a pick up in purchasing activity was witnessed as investors started coming off the sidelines, feeling more comfortable with a settled new government.
November 18, 2000
Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri landed in Saudi Arabia on Saturday for talks on the situation in his country and the Middle East during a two-day
Twelve candidates will compete Sunday for four seats on the Beirut Bar Association's council.
November 17, 2000
There is growing concern that northern Israel will soon heat up, following a Hizbollah bomb attack on an Israeli army patrol on Thursday and widesprea
Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri held talks Friday with his Syrian counterpart, Mohammed Mustapha Miro, about boosting economic and other ties.
Palestinian refugees in this region of southern Lebanon launched a campaign Friday to boycott US-made goods in solidarity with the Palestinian uprisin
An attack on an Israeli army patrol by Lebanese Hizbollah guerrillas in a disputed border area is a "serious violation" of the UN-demarcated frontier.
November 16, 2000
A roadside bomb exploded Thursday as an Israeli army patrol was passing in the Shabaa Farms. There were no reports of injuries.
The speaker of Lebanon's parliament believes he is the victim of illegal wiretapping, along with the rest of the country's political elite, diplomats
November 15, 2000
A recent attempt by the Lebanese Hizbollah “to lure an Israeli soldier out of Israel to a foreign country and kidnap him was foiled,” according to Isr
The size of the UN peackeeping force in Lebanon could be sharply reduced next year and its role downgraded to a purely observational one.
The Lebanese Ministry of Economy and Trade declared Tuesday that wheat sent by the United States as a donation to Lebanon was of good quality and suit