MEMBERSHIP ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

  • Members are expected to be Lebanese or of Lebanese descent
  • Membership is by invitation or via online registration
  • Membership is subject to approval by the LIBC Executive Committee

The LIBC team can provide members with a first confidential entry point in order to address business introduction requests, career transition needs or career advice.

Encourage Outreach

The LIBC Executive Board is designed to encourage outreach and more scalable support amongst members.

Palaeontologists have just identified three new species of fossil octopus discovered in the Late Cretaceous (Upper Cenomanian) of Hakel and Hjoula, Lebanon. The five specimens, described in the latest issue of the journal Palaeontology, are 95 million years old but, astonishingly, preserve the octopuses’ eight arms with traces of muscles and those characteristic rows of suckers. Even traces of the ink and internal gills are present in some specimens. ‘

Household spending in Lebanon to grow 6%

Household spending is expected to grow at a compounded annual growth rate of 6.4 percent between 2016 and 2020, according to the Business Monitor International (BMI) report released this week. Total household spending is expected to…

Lebanon turns to diaspora in search of business

The country’s government and entrepreneurs held this Monday, in São Paulo, a conference to encourage Brazil’s Lebanese community to consume Lebanese products, and visit and make investments in the Arab nation. Lebanon wants to mobilize the…

$85 million to build three industrial zones in Lebanon

Around $85 million is required to complete three industrial cities planned by the Ministry of Industry for Baalbek, Tourbul-Qosaya, and Deir el Moukhaless-Jleiliyeh, according to a United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) study. The Italian Government…