'Krahni' is considered Elissa's brother Camil Khouri's first official music arrangement (Source: elissakh - Twitter)
July 18, 2018 - 14:47 GMT
'Queen of Sensation' Elissa just dropped the second song from her upcoming album, and we can't but give that woman credit for making us text our exes.
 President Michel Aoun (Twitter)
July 18, 2018 - 12:45 GMT
With the ongoing stalemate in forming the new government, disagreements began to take a negative turn, especially regarding the dispute over the approach towards the consultations between President Michel Aoun and the Prime Minister-designate Saad Hariri.
Apart from economists, investors and businessmen, international ratings agencies have expressed deep concern over the delay, reminding the authorities that the growing public debt has reached alarming levels. (Shutterstock)
July 18, 2018 - 11:45 GMT
Economists and business leaders, who are closely monitoring the situation, warn that further delay in forming the Cabinet could complicate the implementation of reforms and hence deprive Lebanon from receiving the soft loans and grants from the CEDRE conference that are essential to rebuild infrastructure and turn the economy around.
Lebanon’s President Michel Aoun warns against the negative consequences of the U.S. withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal. (AFP/ File)
July 17, 2018 - 12:16 GMT
Lebanon’s President Michel Aoun said on Monday that the withdrawal of the United States from the nuclear agreement signed in 2015 with Iran would have negative consequences for stability in the Middle East.
From left, Kamal Hayek, Cesar Abi Khalil and Hikmat Dib attend a press conference in Beirut, Monday, July 17, 2018. (The Daily Star)
July 17, 2018 - 12:10 GMT
Caretaker Energy Minister Cesar Abi Khalil said Monday that his ministry has signed an agreement with the private sector in Lebanon to buy electricity from the power generated from the wind farms once they are built.
Myriam Hussein posted a video in which she is demanding
July 17, 2018 - 11:27 GMT
Rumors are still following Myriam Hussein specially after her ex husband was set free from jail, as social media was buzzing with news about her ex husband's Faisal Al Faisal sudden marriage less than one month after he left jail.
Nizar Zakka (Twitter)
July 16, 2018 - 12:58 GMT
Relatives of Lebanese citizen Nizar Zakka, who is imprisoned in Iran, requested that officials ask an Iranian representative due to visit Lebanon why a deal signed in June on Zakka’s release was not implemented.
Parliament in Lebanon (Twitter)
July 16, 2018 - 09:44 GMT
The formation of a new government is being stymied by an ongoing struggle between the Free Patriotic Movement and the Lebanese Forces over Christian representation, political sources said Sunday, ruling out an imminent breakthrough in the Cabinet standoff, now in its second month.
The casino has been in a fight with the state over closing down these centers, and the source said the two sides agreed in 2008 to shut down any gambling center other than the casino. (Shutterstock)
July 15, 2018 - 12:27 GMT
While politicians spar over who should have jurisdiction over online gambling, illegal gambling operations remain rampant across the country and the state is believed to be losing millions of dollars as a direct result.
The estimates are made in the light of a slowdown in the real estate sector and stable consumption. (Shutterstock)
July 13, 2018 - 06:40 GMT
Banque Du Liban governor was speaking at an economic conference in Beirut.
Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri (Shutterstock/File Photo)
July 12, 2018 - 22:00 GMT
No progress has been made in the Cabinet formation process despite Prime Minister-designate Saad Hariri's series of meetings with the political parties in recent days, media reports said.
 Walid Jumblat (Twitter)
July 12, 2018 - 18:00 GMT
Lebanese Democratic Party chief MP Talal Arslan and caretaker Energy Minister Cesar Abi Khalil of the Free Patriotic Movement on Thursday launched scorching verbal attacks on Progressive Socialist Party leader Walid Jumblat.
From Elissa who started the trend in early 2000s, to Latifa who witnessed a big backlash for her pool scenes, here are the Arab pop Divas who dipped into water (Source: Albawaba Entertainment - Youtube)
July 12, 2018 - 14:24 GMT
We've kind of got used to seeing JLo or Ciara or loads of other western celebs in a Swimming Pool - or generally getting their kit off. But when Arab Pop Diva's do it, its kind of a big deal.
In order to facilitate such reconstruction, China needs access to a port on the eastern Mediterranean from which to ship materials. (Shutterstock)
July 12, 2018 - 12:18 GMT
The long-mooted revival of the railway between Tripoli and the Lebanese-Syrian border may have finally found an investor, with profound implications not only for the economy of north Lebanon but for the balance of power in the wider Middle East.
Elissa released the first song of her upcoming album titled
July 12, 2018 - 12:07 GMT
A few minutes before midnight yesterday "Queen of sensation" Elissa released the first song of her upcoming album titled "Ila Kol Elli Bihebbouni" (To All Those Who Love Me) giving her fans the chance to enjoy watching the world cup game before listening to new song for the first time.
David Hale (Twitter)
July 12, 2018 - 08:13 GMT
A former U.S. ambassador to Lebanon will be appointed to the No. 3 post at the Department of State, a source familiar with the process said.