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World Bank backs Lebanon’s infrastructure investment program

World Bank delegation said it fully supports an infrastructure investment program being prepared for an upcoming conference on investment in Lebanon. A World Bank delegation Friday said it fully supports an infrastructure investment program being prepared for an upcoming conference on investment in Lebanon. Prime Minister Saad Hariri met with…

Kaslik resort under construction

A mixed-use resort in Kaslik is being planned by Sam Elias, a Lebanese-Australian developer. Excavation for ‘Soul Beach Resort’ will start in July. The project is scheduled to be completed within three years. The project will be built on a 16,382 square meters (m2) land plot, which has been leased…

Lebanon: $20 billion in 250 projects coming in 2018 !

The government will launch a construction and restoration program including 250 infrastructure projects early next year. Investment in the projects will reach $16 billion. Around 25 percent of the funds will be provided by the private sector. Another 25 percent will be provided by the World Bank through soft loans…

رسالة من رئيس المجلس الاغترابي الى قائد الجيش اللبناني

توّجه رئيس المجلس ألإغترابي اللبناني للأعمال الدكتور نسيب فوّاز برسالة إلى قائد الجيش اللبناني العماد جوزف عون جاء فيها: ” يتشرف المجلس الإغترابي اللبناني للأعمال، أمانةً عامة وهيئة إدارية وهيئة عامة، بالتوّجه من مؤسسة الجيش اللبناني، قيادةً وضباطاً وأفراد، بأصدق مشاعر الفخر وألإعتزاز لملاحم البطولة التي يسطرّها جيشنا العظيم في…

Byblos Bank wants to bring Lebanese expatriates one step closer to home

The recently launched and highly successful advertising campaign for Byblos Bank’s Expatriate Housing Loan is yet more proof of how much the Bank prioritizes the needs of Lebanese expats. Planet Lebanon 2017 Magazine speaks to Elie Abou Khalil, Head of Byblos Bank’s Group Retail Products Department, to provide more details.…

Azhari: Planet Lebanon 2017 gives BLOM BANK an intrinsic motive to engage in activities that deals with expatriates

Planet Lebanon 2017 Magazine speaks to Mr. Saad Azhari Chairman and General Manager of BLOM BANK SAL to give us an insight into the Bank’s policy towards Lebanese Immigrants. BLOM BANK is sponsoring Planet Lebanon 2017 to be held under the Patronage of the President of the Council of Ministers…

IDAL’s Publication: Fintech Sector in Lebanon 2017 Factsheet

More FinTech startups launched in MENA than startups in any other sector. Exactly 105 FinTech startups had launched by the start of 2016 and Lebanon is at the forefront of innovation in the field regionally. With a banking sector that represents one of Lebanon’s main pillars and a technology hub…

How GDLRC is implementing the Roadmap to Build Land Industry in Lebanon ?

“Fiscal Policy Advisory and Reform” project comes as a result of the valuable partnership between UNDP and the Ministry of Finance (MoF), which started in 1994. The new UNDP Project at the Ministry of Finance in Lebanon, launched in February 2017, aims to build on the previous projects in advising…

BLOM BANK’s status as the leading banking group in Lebanon reinforced by continuing to be the most awarded bank

In 2016, BLOM BANK witnessed another successful year marked by a strong performance in profitability, a solid financial position, and a more diversified menu of products and services. BLOM BANK’s status as the leading banking group in Lebanon was reinforced by continuing to be the most awarded bank. Awards received…

Medyar: Now you can add a new city to the Lebanese Map

Overlooking the Damour Highway and Mediterranean sea, Medyar is a project with a beautiful sea view surrounded hill that aims to transform the district into an attraction point into the Lebanese scenery. It brings the most professional specialists of all fields with a dream to craft a new city with…