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  1. Vaya Adventures Announces New-for-2015 Bespoke Vacations to ColombiaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PR Log

    With Colombia just now hitting the tourist radar, great values can be found with per-person custom tour rates from $2,500 for nine days. , the experts in designing premier bespoke vacations in South America, announces new-for-2015, Vaya-branded itineraries for private travel to Colombia.

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  2. Khalil: Corrupt state employees will be denied immunityRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    File - Finance Minister Ali Hasan Khalil speaks during a news conference in Beirut, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014. BEIRUT: Finance Minister Ali Hasan Khalil vowed Wednesday to pursue his anti-corruption drive in the real estate department and assured that the political immunity would be lifted on any official involved in illegal activity.

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  3. Future Movement delegation to travel to RiyadhRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Former Prime Minister Saad Hariri, left, meets with LF leader Samir Geagea in Riyadh, Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014. BEIRUT: A delegation from the Future Movement will travel soon to Riyadh ahead of the anticipated talks with rival Hezbollah, a source inside the party told The Daily Star.

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  4. France to boost Lebanese technical and scientific educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Daily Star

    Minister Elias Bou Saab speaks during a news conference at the Grand Serail in Beirut, Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014. BEIRUT: France and Lebanon signed an agreement Tuesday aimed at improving higher education in the fields of technology and sciences through a French soft loan and a grant to the Lebanese Higher Institute for Economic and Applicable Sciences.

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  5. Ministry limits over 60 jobs to LebaneseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: Labor Minister Sejaan Azzi issued Tuesday a decision outlining the professions confined solely to Lebanese nationals, with certain exceptions applicable. According to a statement released by the Labor Ministry, the decision comes at a time when the Lebanese workforce is witnessing fierce competition.

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  6. Geagea: Hold to hope for Lebanon's futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Daily Star

    LF leader Samir Geagea cuts a cake as he meets with the Lebanese community at the Lebanese Embassy in Riyadh, Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014. BEIRUT: Lebanese Forces leader Samir Geagea called Tuesday on Lebanese to maintain hope in their country, as he expressed his belief in the possibility of forthcoming change.

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  7. Pharaon calls for airfares drop to boost tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: Tourism Minister Michel Pharaon has expressed hope that with fuel prices going down, airfares would drop to encourage tourists to come to Lebanon. "I would like on this occasion to call for the reduction of flight tickets by 10-20 percent following a drop in fuel prices by 40 percent so that tourists would come to Lebanon, especially young people," Pharaon said at a speech during a dinner Monday held by the Association of Restaurant, Cafe and Patisserie Owners.

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  8. December is a time for celebrations in GuatamalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Examiner.com

    Visitors to Guatemala in December will quickly discover that it is a time of celebration. One of the best places to observe this is in Antigua, Guatemala .

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  9. Kataeb chief in rare visit to south LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Daily Star

    Former President Amine Gemayel speaks during a press conference in Beirut, Monday, May 5, 2014. BEIRUT: Head of the Kataeb Party Amine Gemayel arrived in south Lebanon Saturday morning, his first official visit to the formerly occupied region since he was president in the 1980s.

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  10. Salam: Moallem's visit an embarrassment for LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Daily Star

    File - Prime Minister designate Tammam Salam speaks during a press conference at the Presidential Palace in Baabda, Thursday, April 11, 2013. BEIRUT: Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Moallem's travel through Beirut and an ensuing dinner at the Syrian Embassy last month was an embarrassment for Lebanon, according to Prime Minister Tammam Salam.

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  11. Exploring the Sub-Antarctic IslandsRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Scoop

    Dunedin Botanic Garden Collection Curator, Kate Caldwell is off to explore the native flora and fauna of wildlife reserves in the Sub-Antarctic Islands after winning an Enderby Trust Scholarship. Ms Caldwell was awarded the Enderby Trust Scholarship to travel to the UNESCO World Heritage Site after demonstrating her commitment to conservation and ecology through her work at the Garden and for the Department of Conservation .

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  12. An 11th-Century Stepwell Gets a Digital IdentityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Architect Online

    A partial elevation scan of the Rani-ki-Vav stepwell in India's Gujarat province, which was named a UNESCO World Heritage Site earlier this year. A lack of ready access to water has long sparked ingenuity among civil engineers.

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  13. Christian unity could end Lebanon presidential vacuum: Saudi envoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Daily Star

    Saudi Ambassador to Lebanon Ali Awad Asiri attends a ceremony in Beirut, Wednesday, June 4, 2014. BEIRUT: Saudi Ambassador to Lebanon Ali Awad Asiri stressed Wednesday that getting Christians to unite was key to ending the presidential crisis.

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  14. Can Love Conquer A Startup Founder's Crazy Schedule?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Fast Company

    Rob Smith had met Tamara Farhat in Beirut at the exact moment he wanted to move to the Bay Area to launch an idea he had for a digital advertising startup, Pecabu . Instead of splitting up or trying a long-distance relationship, the pair , got engaged, and he moved back to the U.S. to launch his company.

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  15. BerlinRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2012 | Xtra!

    Berlin is one of the most gay-friendly cities in the world. A vast and diverse set of gay scenes, thoughtful civic amenities and tourist-friendly pricing make Germany's capital a popular destination.

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  16. Visit the Renaissance jewel of France: The Chateaux of the Loire ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | Examiner.com

    The ChA teau de Chenonceau is a French chA teau spanning the River Cher, near the small village of Chenonceaux in the Indre-et-Loire dA partement of the Loire Valley in France. It is one of the most well-known chA teaux of the Loire valley.

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  17. Italy supports Christmas market at Lebanon's Bou Khalil supermarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | The Daily Star

    Morabito and Bou Khalil attend the launching of the Christmas market on Friday, Dec. 5, 2014, in Hazmieh. BEIRUT: The Italian Ambassador to Lebanon and the chairman of the Bou Khalil supermarket chain Friday inaugurated a three-day Christmas market near Beirut.

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  18. North Lebanon youths join ISIS ranks: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: A group of Lebanese youths hailing from Tripoli and other parts of north Lebanon have joined ISIS's ranks in Syria in the past few weeks, after traveling there through Turkey, according to reports published Friday. Daily As-Safir quoted unnamed "informed sources" in the north as saying that at least 20 young men with ages ranging between 19 and 22 traveled to Turkey and then to Syria to fight alongside ISIS in recent weeks.

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  19. Authorities work to decrease traffic over coming holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: Christmas is on the way and both citizens and tourists are expected to fill the busy streets. Along with holiday cheer, 'tis the season for blaring horns and particularly enraged drivers.

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  20. Top travel photos of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Stuff.co.nz

    Two days of heavy rains have re-invigorated the landmark falls, as a major Pacific storm brought more rain on Wednesday. Tourists visit the traditional Christkindelsmaerik near Strasbourg's Cathedral.

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