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  • Is diplomacy an option?

    Is diplomacy an option?

    Fractured Lebanese-Syrian ties have crippled both nations in the past. But will the results of the June 7 parliamentary election instigate diplomatic relations between two?

    July 9, 2009 9:11
  • The Joy of Beirut

    The Joy of Beirut

    International production house Joy Films has great expectations as it officially launches in Lebanon.

    June 29, 2009 3:20
  • Missing the boat, Part II

    Missing the boat, Part II

    Countries around the world are scrambling to jump on board the hugely lucrative halal sector, except, that is, Arab countries, Part II.

    June 14, 2009 7:45
 
  • Missing the boat, Part I

    Missing the boat, Part I

    Countries around the world are scrambling to jump on board the hugely lucrative halal sector, except, that is, Arab countries, Part I.

    June 11, 2009 8:07
  • Deconstructing the ‘Lebanese bimbo’

    Deconstructing the ‘Lebanese bimbo’

    Women have long been stereotyped as blank bimbos or kitchen cleaners in Lebanese advertising. Industry watchers say this is gradually changing, but few are clamoring for liberation, says Communicate magazine.

    June 3, 2009 9:13
  • Pan-Arab railway: myth or fact?

    Pan-Arab railway: myth or fact?

    A railway network spanning the Arab world seems like it may never happen, but the global downturn may help make it a reality.

    May 5, 2009 9:18
 
  • Tuning in to Jordan

    Tuning in to Jordan

    The Hashemite Kingdom has a population of only 5.1 million, yet its airways carry 30 radio stations. Why is the medium so appealing, and what does it take to succeed?

    March 26, 2009 10:54