Latest news Lebanon

  1. Coronavirus: tension rising in Lebanon amid economic crisis
    • 18:23
    • 27 mar

    Coronavirus: tension rising in Lebanon amid economic crisis

    Acts of intolerance agst Syrian refugees, 7 dead with COVID-19

  2. Coronavirus: Hezbollah launch emergency plan in Lebanon
    • 12:50
    • 26 mar

    Coronavirus: Hezbollah launch emergency plan in Lebanon

    Over USD 2 mln, aid for Shia areas

  3. Coronavirus: Lebanon disinfecting refugee camps
    • 13:01
    • 24 mar

    Coronavirus: Lebanon disinfecting refugee camps

    267 cases recorded in the country

  4. Coronavirus: Bank of Lebanon approves special loans
    • 15:40
    • 23 mar

    Coronavirus: Bank of Lebanon approves special loans

    For struggling entrepreneurs and businesses

  5. Coronavirus: Lebanon, 139 positive cases, 4 deaths
    • 16:05
    • 19 mar

    Coronavirus: Lebanon, 139 positive cases, 4 deaths

    But only two hospitals capable of coping with emergency

  6. Lebanon discovers 'miraculous soil' for COVID-19
    • 18:04
    • 17 mar

    Lebanon discovers 'miraculous soil' for COVID-19

    'Cures' linked to saints and imams sold on social networks

  7. Lebanon, anti-coronavirus plan for Syrian refugee camps
    • 12:08
    • 12 mar

    Lebanon, anti-coronavirus plan for Syrian refugee camps

    Italian Agency for Development Cooperation involved in plan

  8. Lebanon: Protests on high costs after default announcement
    • 13:07
    • 09 mar

    Lebanon: Protests on high costs after default announcement

    In front of education ministry in Beirut and other cities

  9. Lebanon bans entry for arrivals from Italy and 3 countries
    • 17:37
    • 28 feb

    Lebanon bans entry for arrivals from Italy and 3 countries

    Lebanese citizens and resident foreigners excluded from ban

  10. Second coronavirus infection found in Lebanon
    • 19:15
    • 26 feb

    Second coronavirus infection found in Lebanon

    Returned from Iran on same flight as 1st

  11. Lebanon: offshore oil exploration with Eni begins, cabinet
    • 15:48
    • 24 feb

    Lebanon: offshore oil exploration with Eni begins, cabinet

    In consortium with French Total and Russian Novatek

  12. Lebanon: IMF mission crisis starts in Beirut, media
    • 13:24
    • 19 feb

    Lebanon: IMF mission crisis starts in Beirut, media

    Meeting requested by Beirut 'not for direct aid', reports

  13. Lebanon: airline annuls payments only in dollars
    • 12:47
    • 17 feb

    Lebanon: airline annuls payments only in dollars

    Media, government intervenes after strong popular protest