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  1. LAU turns red, white and blue for 'Discover USA' dayRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    LAU President Joseph Jabbra and U.S. Ambassador to Lebanon David Hale attend the "Discover USA at LAU" event in Beirut, Friday, May 29, 2015. BEIRUT: The Lebanese American University was flush with all-American food, music and sports Friday as hospitality students at the university staged a Yankee celebration.


  2. Group Supported By Ankara Tried To Impede Genocide Centennial Events In LebanonRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Groong

    Politics The situation has been relatively calm in Syria in the recent week, says Shahan Gantaharyan, chief editor of Beirut-based Azdak daily. Armenians were injured in the attacks but fortunately, we did not have any casualties.


  3. The valley of water'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Korea Herald

    The moment you step on a ferry and travel on the waters of Geirangerfjord, surrounded by snow-peaked mountains and glittering waterfalls, all you can say about the place is: It's mesmerizing. Feeling the cool, fresh sea breeze hitting your face on the top deck of the ferry, and watching the fjord's incredible nature, the trip is an instant tonic for all the stress, anxiety and burdens you may have bought from the office.


  4. Travel to the Happiest Places in the WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Shape

    Check out the one spot in each of the world's happiest countries that you've just got to see Tongariro is the oldest national park in New Zealand and the fourth national park established in the world. The spot is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site and boasts not one but three active volcanic mountains.


  5. Ramy Ayach away from the recording studio, busy making his acting debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Al Bawaba

    The movie, "Paparazzi," revolves around a poor Egyptian woman, played by Egyptian actress Eman al Assi , who travels to Lebanon for a better life. As a foreigner, Eman has a turbulent journey in Beirut, but after meeting Ramy , who begins to help her out, life gets better for her and a love story blossoms between them.


  6. BusinessAviationVoice: Embraer Lands Charter-Related SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Forbes.com

    Business Aviation curates the latest industry information from a panel of trusted experts, examines the wide range of business and private aircraft, describes the latest technologies and highlights affordable access options that open the skies to businesses of all sizes. Under the leadership of industry expert Tony Velocci, Business Aviation provides top executives and highly mobile business and leisure travelers with accurate, in-depth information on business aircraft benefits, fractional share ownership, jet cards, charter opportunities and more in order to meet today's productivity challenges and create tomorrow's opportunities.


  7. Swissotel Hotels & Resorts Expands Its Footprint to IstanbulRead the original story

    Thursday | Travel World News

    Swissotel Hotels & Resorts announced that it has entered into an agreement with Turkish developer Garanti Koza to manage Swissotel KozaPark Istanbul, a new property being developed in the city's fast-growing Esenyurt district. Slated to open in 2019, the project will grow Swissotel's footprint in one of Europe's leading travel markets while also strengthening FRHI's presence in Istanbul; a dynamic city that includes the renovated Swissotel The Bosphorus, newly opened Raffles Istanbul and the upcoming Fairmont Quasar, Istanbul, which is currently in development and expected to open in late 2016.


  8. First look at new luxury accommodation at the foot of Harlech CastleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | IcNetwork

    Soon visitors who want to experience the majesty of Harlech Castle, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, will be able to sleep in its shadow in considerable style. Because today, Ken Skates Am, Deputy Minister for Culture, Sport and Tourism, has unveiled artists' impression of how new luxury accommodation will look when it opens at the base of the historic site.


  9. Broussard man pleads guilty to shipping firearms to LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    A Broussard man pleaded guilty today to trying to illegally ship firearms, ammunition and other military grade items to Lebanon, U.S. Attorney Stephanie Finley announced. Joe Ali Youssef, 54, of Broussard, La., pleaded guilty to one count of delivery of firearms to common carrier for interstate and foreign shipment without notification.


  10. Galapagos volcano erupts, endangered iguanas...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | RedOrbit

    Wolf Volcano, on Isabela Island in the Galapagos, erupted at dawn on Monday for the first time since 1982. The island is home to some of the world's most endangered species, and officials feared for the safety of one species in particular - the critically endangered Galapagos rosy iguana, Conolophus marthae , which exists only on Isabela.


  11. Gac Motor Opens New Office in Lebanon to Accelerate Overseas ExpansionRead the original story

    Wednesday May 27 | Business Wire

    From left to right, Yu Ping, Vice-chairman of CCPIT; Adel Kassar, Deputy Chairman of Fransabank; Adnan Kassar, Chairman of GUCCIAAC and Yuan Xiaohua, Vice General Manager of GAC MOTOR )--At 8:00 p.m. local time on May 25, GAC MOTOR held an opening ceremony successfully for its new office in Lebanon. Adnan Kassar, Chairman of General Union of Chambers of Commerce, Industry & Agriculture for Arab Countries ; Yu Ping, Vice-Chairman of China Council for the Promotion of International Trade ; officials of the Chinese Embassy in Lebanon; Yuan Xiaohua, Vice General Manager of GAC MOTOR ; and Ms.


  12. Women to get cardiovascular check-ups at City Centre BahrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | AME Info

    Cardiovascular diseases have emerged as the leading cause of death in most countries in the Middle East, causing 45 per cent of early deaths in the Gulf region City Centre Bahrain, the largest shopping, leisure and entertainment destination in Bahrain, is offering complimentary cardiovascular health tests for women on May 29, 2015 from 10am to 10pm and on May 30 from 10am to 9pm, as part of Majid Al Futtaim's regional health awareness campaign: 'Feel the Beat.'


  13. Coral Beirut Al Hamra Hotel Awarded TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | PR Log

    A TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence has been awarded to the Coral Beirut Al Hamra Hotel, recognising its popularity with guests and quality product and service. Certificate of Excellence has been awarded to the Coral Beirut Al Hamra Hotel, recognising its popularity with guests and quality product and service.


  14. Coral Beirut Al Hamra Hotel awarded TripAdvisor Certificate of ExcellenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | AME Info

    A TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence has been awarded to the Coral Beirut Al Hamra Hotel, recognising its popularity with guests and quality product and service. The certification is based upon guest feedback for the hotel posted on the world's largest travel website, and is only awarded to those hotels that consistently achieve good reviews, have a TripAdvisor ranking of at least four out of five and a minimum number of reviews in one year.


  15. Required ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Hyperallergic

    The world's eyes are focused on the ancient city of Palmyra in the Syrian desert, which was overtaken by ISIS fighters this week. As worries that the fundamentalist members of ISIS will destroy the ruins, a number of interesting articles about the historical site have been published, including " 5 reasons why Palmyra's ruins are so important " by Carolina Miranda: "Visually and architecturally, there are very few sites in the Roman world that have this much architecture in tact," says Mulder, who lived in Syria for 12 years.


  16. Robert Bateman returns to the GalapagosRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | MacLeans

    It is cooler than you would expect on the equator, when you are perched on the black rubber pontoon of a Zodiac, dropping into the sea. There are 65 or so of us-travellers, as well as guides and naturalists, gathered at Punta Vicente Roca, a dive site in the Galapagos, as the afternoon sun blazes overhead.


  17. Hezbollah intervention Syria 'incomparable' to that of others: Argentine officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | The Daily Star

    Argentina's Deputy Foreign Minister Eduardo Antonio Zuain meets with Prime Minister Tammam Salam on Friday, May 22 2015. BEIRUT: Hezbollah's intervention in Syria cannot be compared to the intervention of countries who have sent arms and fighters to back militias, an Argentine official visiting Lebanon said.


  18. The Children From NowhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | RollingStone

    About 1,000 people are estimated to live in a small refugee camp near Zahle, Lebanon. Children born here face a complicated road toward any recognized citizenship.


  19. Nicole Moudaber, the "Queen of Techno," Gets Ready to Hold Court in DallasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Dallas Observer

    She's known to some as the "Queen of Techno," and here in Dallas we don't see dance music royalty of her kind very often. Nicole Moudaber is the definition of the modern techno tourist - which is to say, she's a professional party goer.


  20. Will ISIS bulldoze ancient Syrian city?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | CNN

    Another world wonder is on the brink of destruction as ISIS continues its rampage through the cultural heritage of Iraq and Syria. This time it is the ancient oasis city of Palmyra in Syria , a UNESCO World Heritage Site dating back 2,000 years.