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Under Trump, climate change not a national security threat
Trump says East Coast could use 'Global Warming' during cold
IoT Technology Addresses Climate Change, Environmental Conditions in Lebanon
Climate change expert to speak at Lebanon Valley College
California leaders target US push to end climate change plan
Snow science: Crystal clues to climate change, watersheds
Judge holds climate change class in suits against big oil
This image provided by the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research in April 2018 shows observed ocean temperature changes since 1870, and currents in the Atlantic Ocean. A study released on Wednesday, April 11, 2018 suggests flobal warming is likely slowing the main Atlantic Ocean ...
"The Reluctant Radical," a documentary film about a Seattle man who is driven to mitigate the worst effects of climate change, no matter the consequences, will be screened 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 8, at the Darkside Cinema, 215 SW Fourth St., Corvallis. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Limited seating. The film is a ...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Newly released emails show senior Environmental Protection Agency officials working closely with a conservative group that ...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senior Environmental Protection Agency officials have been working closely with a conservative group that dismisses climate ...
Tourism
The comeback year
Travel, Tourism & Hospitality
Mena hotel performance to remain weak, with few exceptions, EY says
Muscat hotels among top in occupancy rate in MENA
Kuwait has great tourism, cultural potential - UNWTO Sec. Gen.
'Huge tourism, cultural future seen in Kuwait' – Call for more investment
Tourism minister: Lebanon hotel occupancy at 65%
30-40% less spent on tourism this year: Restaurant syndicate head
Hariri Chairs Committee Meeting on Expansion of Landfills
2017 is Lebanon's second best year for tourism
Lebanon needs to offer more in return for foreign investments
Shaker Museum | Mount Lebanon receives funding from the regional Economic Development ...
Aoun Vows to 'Build State', Promises 'Better Future' for Lebanon
Extreme cold to test New Year's revelers; some events iced
Beirut and Nicosia to deepen cooperation, new ambassador says
Tourism steadily increased in 2017: Tourism Minister
Lebanon kicks off its month of dirt events this weekend
Tourism steadily increased in 2017: Tourism Minister
Lebanon kicks off its month of dirt events this weekend
Greece Becomes a Magnet for Well-Off Arab Tourists
After years of blockade, downtown Beirut to turn the page
Las Vegas' 'What happens here' slogan returns after shooting
Graphic video shows Lebanese municipal workers poisoning stray dogs
Lounging in peace
Tourism authority to hire executive director
State Rep. Reed appointed to tourism committee
Senior Columnist For Jordanian Government Daily: No Justification For Hizbullah's Weapons
A mature market
Diversifying Lebanon's tourism
VCEDA closes on HOA tourism grant
Egypt takes part in Spanish tourism fair
Lebanese business delegation requests restoration of Muscat-Beirut air link
Egypt to participate in Spain's International Tourism Trade Fair this Wednesday
Lebanon's PM urges political parties to stay clear of regional conflicts
Highs and lows
Lebanon's PM urges political parties to stay clear of regional conflicts
Moody's: stable outlook for the Levant and North Africa
Radisson Blu welcomes new revenue optimisation manager
Tourist arrivals in Cyprus up 12.5% in December 2017
Minor Hotels plans new property in Lebanon
Lebanon reverses move to ban Spielberg's 'The Post'
Full details of the first Scottish Tourism Month announced
In northern Jordan, a community-based tourism project wakes the sleepy village of Umm Qais
Minor Hotels Announces Expansion into Lebanon
Hezbollah chief weighs in on Lebanon's Spielberg controversy
Nasrallah Weighs in on Lebanon's Spielberg Controversy
UNWTO: Middle East & North Africa tourism consolidates recovery
Hezbollah chief weighs in on Lebanon's Spielberg controversy
Greece aims to attract Latin American tourists
Greece Takes Aim at Latin American Tourists
Middle East & North Africa tourism consolidates recovery
Assad regime promotes Syria as 'tourist' destination
Syria Promotes Tourism, Despite Devastation of Civil War
Zurab Pololikashvili: The MENA holds a strong tourism potentia
Assad Regime Promotes Syria's Ruins In Aleppo As 'Tourist' Destination
Assad regime promotes Syria as a 'tourist' destination
Sunday Jan 21, 2018
Never mind the rubble and stench of death, Assad regime promotes Syria as a 'tourist' destination
Tourism, development, health funds sought
Will McKinsey help Lebanon chalk out a better economic model?
Iran Resumes Building Missile Plants in Lebanon, Israeli Army Warns in Rare Article in Arab Media
IDF Spokesman to Lebanese Citizens: 'Iran Playing Games with your Security'
Sunday Jan 28, 2018
'Your country has become one big missile factory for Iran'
Israeli General to Lebanon: Becoming Iranian Missile 'Pawn' a Dangerous Game
IDF Spokesman: Hezbollah, Iran Turning Lebanon into “One Big Missile Factory”
Lebanon business conditions deteriorate at slower pace in January, survey shows
Cyprus sees record tourism figures for 2017
Rethinking Lebanon launches campaign to rebrand homeland
NH House committee weighs proposal for local hotel room fee
Lebanese to enter Egypt without visa, other Arab nationalities to soon follow
For Lebanon, post war-reconstruction is tricky
Walking Tour of a City's History, Assassinations Included
Create a slogan that reflects Lebanon's identity!
Salalah Rotana Resort welcomes new revenue manager
Seychelles Tourism Board takes part in EMITT 2018, strengthens presence in Turkey
It is time to awaken the domestic tourism giant
“Human Trafficking” between Syria and Lebanon..Who Bears the Responsibility?
Shop Qatar highlights tourism potential
Shore towns use sand dredged from inlets to widen beaches
Mission Concluding Statement
Tourism commission to present goals for the future
New tourism director shares thoughts after six weeks
In high spirits
Cheers for the beers
Sun, clean food, adventures and first Christian nation: Armenia's tourism image at targeted markets
Supporters push Dayton, Warren County sites for World Heritage status
Syrians stifled by Lebanon's new entry restrictions
Lebanon's President to pay a two-day official visit to Armenia
President Aoun's Armenia visit to open new chapter in relations, says Lebanon MP Hagop ...
215 companies with Lebanese capital and 8th place in terms of gross investment flows: Trajectory ...
Lebanon's Aoun arrives in Iraq to discuss extradition file with Iraqi officials
Emirates to operate first ever A380 to Beirut
Dubai's Emirates to resume suspended Lisbon service, fly first A380 to Beirut
Complacency about the Performance of Lebanese Banks May Be Dangerous
Lebanon's president visits Iraq for first time
Lebanese president makes landmark visit to Iraq
Lebanon: We want to be part of rebuilding Iraq
Aoun: Lebanon Wants to be a Part of Iraq Reconstruction
Lebanese president makes landmark visit to Iraq
Tourism, recreation, hospitality, travel sectors capable of reducing deficit: Leaders Group
Lebanese President visits Mother See of Holy Echmiadzin
Official welcoming ceremony of Lebanese President held at Armenian Presidential Palace
President of Lebanon arrives in Armenia on official visit
Armenia is interested in deepening relations with Lebanon in all spheres, Serzh Sargsyan says
Lebanese people love Armenia through local Armenian community and definitely want to see the ...
Armenian PM holds luncheon with President of Lebanon
Visit Lebanon Valley has new president
President Aoun: 'Lebanese-Armenians Are Held in Deep Respect in Our Society'
Lebanon's unofficial month of innovation
Latest council report focuses on luxury tourism services
Lebanon's elections offer little hope of economic change
Lebanon's Minister of Tourism Avedis Guidanian to Visit Detroit, Boston, New Jersey
Skiers, snowboarders ride for peace in Lebanon
This vlogger filmed his entire trip to Lebanon and it will amaze you
Lebanon's banks are real reason for country's resilience
Travelport appoints new distributor in Lebanon
A Greek-Style Rescue Package Might Be on Its Way to Lebanon
Armenian minister, Lebanese Ambassador discuss strengthening business ties
Rotana Hotels prove their leading position in the Lebanese hospitality industry
Gulf states to lift travel ban on Lebanon
Hariri Says Gulf States May Lift Lebanon Travel Ban
Officer charged with assaulting black jaywalking suspect
Chamber Town News talks growth, tourism
Iran Voices Regret after Turkish Private Jet Crashes
Armenian, Lebanese Prime Ministers discuss enhancement of economic ties in Beirut
Armenia PM: Lebanese companies can use our platform to access broader markets
PM Karapetyan starts official visit to Lebanon
Karapetyan: Lebanon may use Armenia as a platform to enter new markets
Armenia, Lebanon to establish joint fund to boost trade
Bassil Asks Bukhari to Press for Return of Saudi Tourists
Lebanon PM Hariri stresses active investment exchanges with Armenia
Armenia, Lebanon mull joint investment fund
Lebanon: Talks With Armenian PM Focus on Economic Cooperation
In case of investing in Armenia you will have a partner in face of government - PM to Lebanese ...
Haslam declares March as 'General Aviation Month'
11 days of culinary delight kick off Thursday
Tourism In Israel Continues To Soar As Largest Tour Group This Year Bids Jewish State Farewell
QIFF offers food experiences from across the world
Lebanon council modifies IGA with Albany
Large number of Lebanese businessmen willing to invest in Armenia, says MP Hagop Pakradouni
Saudi Arabia sees boom in mobile travel bookings
Horeca Lebanon to celebrate 25th anniversary
World Bank approves $295 million package for Lebanon's transport sector
Finance committee pushes forward with budget discussions
Middle East Airlines to resume flights to Erbil
Lebanon hinges its hopes on 2018- Part I of III
'Lebanon, Passion for Living' campaign unveiled
Director General of Tourism in Qom: We will be present in Lebanon regarding tourism, handicrafts
Director of Nabtieh exhibition: Qom has top level, various capacities
Hariri, Kazakh envoy talk commercial, touristic development
Superjumbo's first revenue flight to Lebanon lands in Beirut
Superjumbo flight to Lebanon brings hope of tourism revival
Lebanon welcomes world's largest plane
Superjumbo's first revenue flight to Lebanon lands in Beirut
Superjumbo's first revenue flight to Lebanon lands in Beirut
Lebanon hoping for tourism revival
Emirates makes history with one-off A380 touchdown in Beirut
Emirates' one-off A380 flight lands in Beirut
Superjumbo flight to Lebanon brings hopes of tourism revival
Lebanon Outlet Marketplace adds Urban Threadz to retail roster
Lebanese premier expects GCC tourists' comeback
Royal Jordanian unveils special Danish offer
Former Revel casino moving toward reopening as Ocean Resort
Superjumbo flight to Lebanon brings hope of tourism revival
Fiddlers Grove holds opening ceremony
A golden age for Alassane Ouattara's Lebanese friends
What's wrong with very low unemployment? Hawaii knows
Egypt to set up logistics center in West Africa to boost exports
Q&A: Swiss Ambassador to Lebanon, Monika Schmutz Kirgöz
UAE buys Korean medical tech
Fake News Tourism in Syria: Westerners Search for 'Truth,' But Are They Assad's Pawns?
Lebanese president calls on Kuwaitis to visit Lebanon
Beirut street named after Saudi king
ATM celebrates silver success
Paris conference raises over $11 billion in pledges for Lebanon
Int'l Donors Pledge $11b to Help Lebanon
Diplomat vows to take Saudi-Lebanese ties to further heights
Sidon food festival aims to boost tourism
Trump slump? International arrivals data may be wrong
In the Know: Lebanese bistro launches in North Naples
Lebanese PM says economic deals to be signed with Saudi Arabia
Lebanese PM says economic deals to be signed with Saudi Arabia
Internal Disputes in PIJ Movement
PM Hariri: Lebanon, Saudi to sign economic deals
Lebanese PM expects deals to be inked with Saudi Arabia
TTN is the most established trade publication in the Middle East distributed on a controlled circulation basis to members of the travel and tourism industry. Published monthly by Al Hilal Publishing and Marketing Group, the region's foremost trade publisher, TTN is aimed at professionals in the industry, ...
“We will see very soon certain agreements that will be signed with Saudi Arabia vis-a-vis different sectors of the economy, whether it is industry, and tourism and services,” he told a news conference, without giving further details. “God willing, in the coming few weeks, this is what we are trying to work ...
(MENAFN) On Wednesday, Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri said that he had held an "excellent" meeting with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin ... sectors of the economy, whether it is industry, and tourism and services," Hariri said during a news conference in Beirut without giving further details.
(MENAFN - Jordan Times) BEIRUT, LebanonLebanese Prime Minister Saad Al Hariri said on Wednesday he had held an 'excellent' meeting with ... will be signed with Saudi Arabia vis-a-vis different sectors of the economy, whether it is industry, and tourism and services,' he told a news conference, ...
Funds were to be distributed in three phases over a 4-year period, with each phase including funding for new and existing large-scale projects, each aimed at developing Lebanon's essential sectors — transport, water and irrigation, wastewater, electricity (energy), telecom, solid waste and tourism and ...
Recalls Wadih Kanaan, owner of the Aquariam Hotel in Jounieh – a coastal resort once a hotspot of both high rolling Gulf Arabs and middle class tourists from the region. The Secretary-General of Hotel Owners in Lebanon is upbeat about recent bookings being higher but can't help talking of these ...
“During two consecutive days, 22 international medical, dental and lifestyle professionals from the United States, South Korea, Sweden, India, Egypt, Lebanon, Oman, Saudi Arabia and the Kingdom of Bahrain attended the conference, noting that the conference attracted participants from 25 nationalities ...
He stressed that the tourism is back strongly and is booming, with the Rafik Al Hariri airport in Beirut receiving double the number of tourists and citizens. He noted that Lebanon intends next month to hold the parliamentary elections after the forced extension of the House of Representatives, where it was ...
Transavia will be flying Amsterdam – Beirut in Lebanon twice a week. Beirut, often called the Monaco of the Middle East, offers you everything you could want for an ideal city break. The right temperature, good restaurants, shops and an extensive night life. Transavia is the only airline making Lebanon ...
Lebanese divers take part in cleaning the seabed off the coastal city of Batroun, north of Beirut, on October 14, 2017. The Lebanese divers plunge below the surface, scuba tanks on their backs and nets in hand. But what they're looking for under the ocean surface is not treasure, it's trash. The group is ...
Hundreds of thousands of Egyptian tourism workers lost their jobs, Egypt lost billions of dollars in tourism revenues and rival regional destinations — Turkey, Greece, Lebanon and Israel — experienced an upturn in tourism. Egyptians said they hope that the direct flights from Moscow to Cairo will renew ...
Beirut, Lebanon - TUFAN, the leading real estate company in Fethiye Turkey, announced the opening of its real estate, tourism and services offices in Beirut. The opening ceremony was held at the Coral Beach Hotel in the presence of the Vice President of Tufan Properties, Mr. Kemal Tufan, Business ...
Saudi Arabia and Iran are locked in proxy conflicts in Syria and Yemen, and they also back opposing groups in Lebanon, Bahrain and Iraq. ... there will be a growing number of nuclear reactors on the Persian Gulf coast to tourism, cultural exchanges, women's empowerment and democratic processes.
Beirut Boat's visitors will be treated to a unique and engaging experience that includes a rich entertainment program featuring live music, performances, and an exceptional flyboarding show. Visitors can enjoy mingling at the lounges, and explore boats, yachts and various products on display at both Le ...
President Michel Aoun Wednesday congratulated Tourism Minister Avedis Guidanian on Lebanon's exhibition stand being awarded at the annual Arabian Travel Market event in Dubai. you've reached a subscriber-only article. Sign up now and access the full breadth of The Daily Star content in minutes.
IE Venture Day's Beirut had finally kicked off last weekend, with a focus on the lifestyle and entertainment industries, coordinated by Spanish business ... “We relied on agriculture, which is very difficult to adapt, we relied on tourism and it disappeared; our economy is also sensitive to cost fluctuations.
President Michel Aoun Wednesday congratulated Tourism Minister Avedis Guidanian on Lebanon's exhibition stall being awarded the Best Stand Design at the annual Arabian Travel Market event in Dubai. you've reached a subscriber-only article. Sign up now and access the full breadth of The Daily ...
Jason Rizk, managing director of MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences, and Exhibitions) Lebanon, told The Daily Star, “We want to reposition Lebanon as a tech and business tourism hub, and as a tech platform in the Middle East.” “We have a very talented workforce. A lot of guys are going abroad.
TRAVEL TRADE WEEKLY: How and when did Lebanon transition into a regional hub for fashion culture and tourism? JOYCE MOUAWAD: Lebanon was and always will be a hub for culture. We are lucky to have a unique heritage and this is our main strength. We have pillars that allow us to stand strong ...
Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman said that Israel did not want to fight in Gaza or Lebanon again, nor would it get involved in the Syrian war, ... During the first three months of the current year, the tourism ministry revealed an increase in European tourists, 52.2 percent, also an 18.3 percent rise ...
HONOLULU (AP) — Residents and businesses are still cleaning up from flooding that deluged parts of Kauai, but community leaders are urging tourists to keep coming so residents don't suffer an economic calamity on top of record-breaking rains that smothered a normally green landscape in ...
CAIRO – 28 April 2018: Egypt received 50,000 Iraqi tourists in the first quarter (Q1) of 2018, Reda Dawoud, head of a travel agency said Saturday, ... Meanwhile, he said that the number of Lebanese tourists visiting Egypt will see a remarkable boom during this year and that the number of flights from ...
CAIRO – 28 April 2018: Egypt received 50,000 Iraqi tourists in the first quarter (Q1) of 2018, Reda Dawoud, head of a travel agency said Saturday, ... Meanwhile, he said that the number of Lebanese tourists visiting Egypt will see a remarkable boom during this year and that the number of flights from ...
But after the Arab Spring uprisings convulsed the Middle East in 2011 and Daesh later rampaged across neighboring Syria and Iraq, visitor numbers slumped. Jordan welcomed 7 million tourists in 2010, but arrivals plunged to around 3 million in each of the following two years, according to tourism ...
Executive sat down with Mounir Douaidy, board member and general manager of Solidere, to discuss progress in the company's master plan for Beirut Central District (BCD), and how the planned developments could contribute to the revitalization of BCD as a tourist destination that encompasses the ...
That's short for Block 15 Brewery & Tap Room in South Corvallis, where it's become tradition to down food and drink and take in the sunset over Marys Peak after a day at Alsea Falls. Outdoor recreation is more than just a fad of the West. It's becoming a focal point of travel and tourism promotion efforts.
Interviews with new exhibitors, such as Luxe Worldwide Hotels, Russian Convention Bureau, Bravura Technologies, Uganda Ministry of Tourism, Caribbean Tours, and Lebanon Ministry of Tourism. • Major announcements at press conferences from Oman, C2, IAPCO, Malaysia, SITE, Colombia, Tel Aviv ...
“With the return of activity to Kurdistan, we will return to work on tourism links between Lebanon and Kurdistan, and this is easy because we have the same cultural background and the convergence of customs and traditions," Lebanese Tourism Minister Avedis Guidanian told Rudaw in an interview on ...
BIG SUR, Calif. (AP) — California transportation officials are targeting mid-September for reopening a stretch of iconic Highway 1 in the Big Sur region that was blocked almost a year ago by a massive landslide following winter storms. The slide has hindered visitors and hurt businesses on the major ...
Qatar Airways has been recognised for its “outstanding achievements” at the Luxury Network International Awards ceremony at the Hilton Beirut Habtoor ... During the awards ceremony, which was designed to support tourism, investment and the economy in Lebanon, al-Marri was honoured for the ...
During the awards ceremony, which was designed to support tourism, investment and the economy in Lebanon, al-Marri was honoured for the ...
Germania has launched its 2018 summer season schedule, with an expanded range of holiday destination departures from Zurich. In 2017 the carrier served 13 summer destinations with a total of 30 flights a week. The route network has now risen to 18 destinations served by 41 weekly flights – an ...
Among the new exhibitors this year are the Russian Convention Bureau, the Uganda Ministry of Tourism, Caribbean Tours, the Lebanon Ministry of Tourism, Luxe Worldwide Hotels and Standard Hotels. Technology companies exhibiting for the first time include Bravura Technologies, Event Tech Tribe ...
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Tyre (صور) is a coastal city, in South Lebanon, about 81 KM (50 miles) south of the capital Beirut. It is best known for the Roman ... According to estimates, Tyre is the fourth largest city in Lebanon after Beirut, Tripoli and Sidon. It is home to about ... Tourism is a major industry in the city. Many shops have ...
“The contraction came amid reports from surveyed businesses of geopolitical instability in the region, which had in turn weighed on tourism and client demand. New orders decreased at a marked rate that was unchanged from that seen in March, while the level of new business from abroad fell to the ...
No Garlic No Onions project's shooting team arrived in Armenia to discover tasty Armenia on the sidelines of the policy of the State Tourism Committee of Armenia's ministry of economic development and investments to increase Armenia's attractiveness in Lebanon and Arab countries of the Gulf.
Gulf Air flights to the Jordanian capital city of Amman will increase to triple daily, while flights to the Lebanese capital city of Beirut will increase to ...
BAALBEK, LEBANON—Hezbollah's yellow flags stretched for miles along ... the economy and promoting tourism to the city's exquisite Roman ruins.
“The country needs stability. ... Lebanon needs jobs, development, tourism and electricity,” he said. The election, the first in nine years, was marked by a low turnout, especially in the capital, Beirut, reflecting voter frustration over endemic corruption and a political establishment that fails to deliver on ...
The leader of Lebanon's Iranian-backed Hezbollah group declared “mission accomplished” after scoring major gains in parliamentary elections, as the main Western-backed faction headed by Prime Minister Saad Hariri lost a third of ... Lebanon needs jobs, development, tourism and electricity,” he said.
Shia group Hezbollah and its political allies gained at least 43 seats, giving another boost to Iran's allies in Lebanon and Syria, where Tehran's influence has grown in recent years as it has provided crucial support to Syrian President ... Lebanon needs jobs, development, tourism and electricity," he said.
BEIRUT (AP) - The Iran-backed Hezbollah group and its allies scored significant gains in Sunday's parliamentary elections in Lebanon while the ...
BEIRUT (AP) — The Iran-backed Hezbollah group and its allies scored significant gains in Sunday's parliamentary elections in Lebanon while the ...
Lebanon needs jobs, development, tourism and electricity," he said. The election, the first in nine years, was marked by a low turnout, especially in the ...
Hariri acknowledged the losses at a news conference in Beirut on Monday, but ... Lebanon needs jobs, development, tourism and electricity," he said.
"When Hezbollah wins, it means that Iran has won in Lebanon", observed ... "Lebanon needs jobs, development, tourism and electricity", he said.
“The country needs stability. … Lebanon needs jobs, development, tourism and electricity,” he said. The election, the first in nine years, was marked by a low turnout, especially in the capital, Beirut, reflecting voter frustration over endemic corruption and a political establishment that fails to deliver on ...
BEIRUT/JERUSALEM (Reuters) - The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on ... Iran and its ally, Lebanon's Hezbollah, have helped Syrian President ... few tour group cancellations," said Diti Goldstein, a local tourism official.
In the wider region, Egypt and Lebanon are also making names for themselves as medical tourism destinations thanks to their advanced medical ...
ABU DHABI — The tourism industry in the Middle East and North Africa is ... Tourism within the MENA region, especially from Egypt and Lebanon, ...
Russian Convention Bureau, the Uganda Ministry of Tourism, Caribbean Tours, the Lebanon Ministry of Tourism, Luxe Worldwide Hotels and Standard Hotels to name just a few. • There's a strong focus on all things tech. Technology companies exhibiting for the first time include Bravura Technologies, ...
Presidential Commissioner of Cyprus on a two-day visit to Lebanon ... An informal trilateral meeting between Cyprus, Greece and Lebanon took ... in specific areas, with emphasis on tourism, education and youth, as agreed at a ...
The festival is "seeking to attract expats and locals fellow Arabs to bolster Lebanon's tourism sector." It is expecting to attract over 14,000 visitors in ...
VOLCANO, Hawaii (AP) — Warnings that Hawaii's Kilauea volcano could shoot boulders and ash out of its summit crater are prompting people to ...
LEBANON, Tenn. (WKRN) - More hotels are being built in Lebanon to keep up with all the tourists coming into the area. There are always events going ...
NEW YORK (AP) — It was a soaring idea, intended to put the city's least-populous, least-visited borough on the tourism map. But six years after it was ...
Greece is expected to welcome more tourists from Lebanon in 2018, according to travel agencies that participated in the recent 'Greek Tourism ...
File - In this May 10, 2018 file photo visitors view Kilauea's summit crater outside the Jaggar Museum in Volcanoes National Park, Hawaii. Kilauea has ...
Reid and Boehner are working on creating a public policy think tank at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, focusing on issues that affect the tourism, ...
... public policy think tank at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, focusing on policy issues that affect the tourism, hospitality and gambling industries.
PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — People nixing vacations to Hawaii's Big island has cost the tourism industry millions of dollars as the top attraction, Kilauea ...
During the awards ceremony, which was designed to support tourism, investment and the economy in Lebanon, Qatar's Ambassador to Lebanon, H.E. ...
Lebanon's GDP growth should climb to 7 or 8 percent a year by activating tourism, real estate, construction and the banking sector, a study conducted ...
Commissioned by the Lebanese Ministry of Tourism, the channel “spent summer months filming Lebanon from Above, including its rural, urban, ...
... Convention Bureau, the Uganda Ministry of Tourism, Ras Al Khaimah, Azerbaijan, the Lebanon Ministry of Tourism and Leading Hotels of the World, ...
IMA is the first academy accredited by the International Sailing School Association (ISSA) in Lebanon, and its mission is to support vocational tourism ...
People nixing vacations to Hawaii's Big island has cost the tourism industry millions of dollars as the top attraction, Kilauea volcano, keeps spewing ...
... Convention Bureau, the Uganda Ministry of Tourism, Ras Al Khaimah, Azerbaijan, the Lebanon Ministry of Tourism and Leading Hotels of the World.
Steffl, 30, was on his way to Alaska for a summer tourism job. He said Tuesday the incident in retrospect had elements of humor but was not funny high ...
(MENAFN) UAE and a Lebanese delegation were confirmed to have held talks on ... Shuqair who is chairman of the Lebanese Economic Authorities. ... with researching investment opportunities in tourism, food, industrial products, ...
The Lebanon Tourist and Convention Commission's 2018-19 budget was approved. Tourism officials reported total expenses will decrease by ...
Tourism in Lebanon and Marion County—the Heart of Kentucky—is on a dramatic increase, and the dollars generated by tourism are on a dramatic ...
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In particular, the memorandum states that aiming at the establishment of social, economic, tourism, and cultural relations between the two towns as ...
... it's hard to believe that Nasrallah wants to destroy Lebanon's tourism season, the cornerstone of the country's economy, with another summer of war.
TRAVEL TRADE WEEKLY: How and when did Lebanon transition into a regional hub for fashion culture and tourism? CYNTHIA FLOUTY: Known as ...
A Memorandum of Cooperation was signed on Friday between Kovsakan town of the Republic of Artsakh and Anjar town of the Republic of Lebanon, ...
The Memorandum, in particular, states that aiming at the establishment of social, economic, tourism, and cultural relations between the two towns, ...
Lebanese Army Denies Rumors about Possible Terrorist Attacks ... In an issued communiqué by the Lebanese Army Orientation Directorate on ... from possible terrorist attacks, which may target commercial and tourism centers.
One business owner called it "little Beirut." ... meetings in Newport where residents talked about how to boost tourism and what they want for their city.
The Best Stand Awards also returned with some delighted winners including Dubai Tourism, SAUDIA, Lebanon, Turkey and Travelport.
Sunday saw cars leave toward Kefraya in Bekaa and then back to Beirut. The hot ... “It's true, we want to promote tourism in Lebanon. “But we also ...
Arabian Travel Market, Middle East's biggest international travel and ... winners including Dubai Tourism, SAUDIA, Lebanon, Turkey and Travelport.
Arabian Travel Market, Middle East's biggest international travel and .... winners including Dubai Tourism, SAUDIA, Lebanon, Turkey and Travelport.
Union members lost an estimated $75 million in wages and benefits, while the city lost a similar amount in tourism revenue. Millions more were lost in ...
ATM 25th anniversary show draws 39,000 travel trade professionals .... winners including Dubai Tourism, SAUDIA, Lebanon, Turkey and Travelport.
The Democratic Gathering bloc announced after a meeting on May 22, 2018, that it will support outgoing Speaker Nabih Berri for reelection. (The Daily ...
According to the latest figures released by the state tourism office, visitor ... County was at $691.2 million and Lebanon County was at $205.6 million.
... went on a strike in 1984, union members lost an estimated $75 million in wages and benefits and the city lost a similar amount in tourism revenue.
About 25,000 members of the Culinary Union who work at 34 different casino-resorts across the tourist destination cast ballots in two sessions, ...
However, regionally Lebanon tops the list and is an important source of tourists for Cyprus reaching more than 58,000 tourist arrivals with important ...
BEIRUT (Reuters) - After Lebanon's first parliamentary election in nine years, ... Two former pillars of the economy, Gulf Arab tourism and high-end real ...
BEIRUT, May 23 (Reuters) - After Lebanon's first parliamentary election in ... Two former pillars of the economy, Gulf Arab tourism and high-end real ...
BEIRUT, May 23 (Reuters) – After Lebanon's first parliamentary election in ... Two former pillars of the economy, Gulf Arab tourism and high-end real ...
If members of the union that includes hotel and food workers don't show up to work, it could cost the destination millions and lead to travel woes for ...
Beirut – After Lebanon's first parliamentary election in nine years, the dire ... Two former pillars of the economy, Gulf Arab tourism and high-end real ...
After Beirut's Ramlet el Bayda, Batroun's Kfarabida rocky beach and the ... Read: Beirut Activists Launch Heritage Watch Day to Defend Threatened ... video (in English) in the hope of promoting sustainable eco-tourism to the region: ...
Nabih Berri, speaks after he was re-elected Lebanon's parliamentary ... Two former pillars of the economy, Gulf Arab tourism and high-end real estate, ...
BEIRUT — The Latest on Syria developments (all times local): ... The war in Syria has devastated the country's transportation and tourism industries, ...
Land buy in Lebanon Twp., Readington links Hunterdon parks, open space ... and connections between already preserved parcels provides for more trail connections and viewscapes for residents and visitors and has tourism value.
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on Syria developments (all times local): ... The war in Syria has devastated the country's transportation and tourism ...
BEIRUT — The Latest on Syria developments (all times local): ... and most international passengers had to transit through the capital or Beirut to travel.
Wilson County tourism director Amy Nichols said the recent uptake in hotels, as well as tourism, in the county is a result of growth and the area's ...
BEIRUT: Lebanese lawmakers designated Prime Minister Saad Hariri for a .... The Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage (SCTH) is ...
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on Syria developments (all times local): ... international passengers had to transit through the capital or Beirut to travel.
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on Syria developments (all times local): ... of the IS group, and waiting to cross into Turkey and then travel on to Europe.
Tourism officials say Hawaii's Big Island has lost about $3 million for May, June and July as major cruise lines have canceled planned stops because ...
Its tourism sector is flourishing at a time when Arab countries are facing major challenges, especially those close to the Hebrew state. Most of them are ...
Lebanon — After 19 years — and a zoning change, a public infrastructure ... to be the college and the hospital and weekend tourism,” said Stebbins.
However, very few go to China from Lebanon, or vice versa, for touristic purposes. So, we are working with the Ministry of Tourism to change that.
Akkar is a famous destination for astro-tourism, stargazing, and astrophotography. This region is full of amazing views and forests. Fun activities may ...
Last year, more than 60 tonnes of books, toys, clothes and other items were donated by mall visitors across the region. - TradeArabia News Service.
The awards celebrate innovation and excellence in the medical travel, medical tourism and health tourism ... Clemenceau Medical Center, Lebanon.
It was in Beirut that he withdrew his resignation. ... RIYADH: The Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage (SCTH) is gearing up for the ...
BEIRUT: Colombian singer Shakira will not be performing in Tel Aviv prior to ... and locals, along with fellow Arabs, to bolster Lebanon's tourism sector.
Encore Theatre is at 6978 Lebanon Road, just west of Highway 109 in Holmes ..... Wilson County Development and Tourism Committee meeting.
The City of Lebanon may have just taken down two birds with one stone with ... tourism tax dollars -- something that is almost non-existent in Lebanon.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Until now, whiskey tourists in Kentucky have been able to sniff the aromas from bourbon-making and sip the finished product ...
A volcano commonly known as Diamond Head grandly presides over Waikiki, the world-famous mecca for tourists in the state capital of Honolulu.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Until recently, whiskey tourists in Kentucky had been allowed to sniff the aromas of bourbon-making and sip the finished ...
Several international event organizers had great things to say about Lebanon during a tourism convention hosted at the Le Royal Hotel earlier this ...
Hawaii's Big Island is larger than Lebanon. For now, just about the only visitors who should rethink their plans are those with respiratory problems, ...
Lebanon saw Thursday the launch of its first and only religious tourism app, "Holy Lebanon," during an event held at the Sin al-Fil municipality.
Lebanon's first religious tourism app takes off. RSS; Follow; Email; Print; Share. The Daily Star. you've reached a subscriber-only article. Sign up now ...
Saudi Arabia's budget carrier flynas has announced plans to launch a direct flight between Jeddah and Beirut as a part of its global expansion plan ...
BEIRUT, June 11 (Xinhua) -- China's reform and opening-up policy is the ... Today, over 12,000 Lebanese travel to China annually for business or ...
BEIRUT, June 11 — China's reform and opening-up policy is the most ... Today, over 12,000 Lebanese travel to China annually for business or tourism ...
Many Lebanese still refer to their civil war as “the war of the others”. ..... that he intended to turn some of the mountainside into a “tourist lake” and a ...
BEIRUT, June 12 (Xinhua) -- Tourism activity is low in Lebanese capital Beirut due to the absence of Gulf visitors, said Pierre Ashkar, president of the ...
There are 22 portfolios in the Lebanese government. ... Sports, Industry, Labor, Administration Development, Environment, Tourism, Economics and ...
Lebanon incurs $9.7B losses due to Syria crisis ... considerable, particularly on Lebanon's most important sectors – real estate, tourism and services.
Fete de la Musique brings joy to economically stressed Lebanon ... BEIRUT - La Fete de la Musique, a global music festival that marks its 36th ... Nada Sardouk, director general at the Ministry of Tourism, pointed out the event, the ...
Real estate firm William Zard Group has unveiled plans for a massive, mixed-use touristic project, spanning 130,000-sq-m, to be built in Ain Saadeh, ...
BEIRUT, June 22 (Reuters) - Lebanon requires "an immediate and ... Two former pillars of the economy, Gulf Arab tourism and high-end real estate, ...
BEIRUT - Lebanon requires "an immediate and substantial" fiscal ... Two former pillars of the economy, Gulf Arab tourism and high-end real estate, ...
“Ninety-nine percent of the tourists in the Mediterranean region wear shorts,” Achkar said, and cited the wish to “change the bleak picture of Lebanon ...
Beirut: Lebanon requires “an immediate and substantial” fiscal adjustment to ... Two former pillars of the economy, Gulf Arab tourism and high-end real ...
The Lebanese, painter and sculptor Saloua Raouda Choucair was born on June ... exhibition of her work at the National Council of Tourism in Beirut.
Saudi charge d'affaires in Lebanon Walid al-Bukhari has reassured that “Lebanon is safe” for tourism. “Saudi Arabia has a constantly renewing ...
Under the patronage of MP Saad Hariri and the presence of his representative the Minister of Tourism Avedis Guidanian, with the support of Beirut ...
According to those familiar with the complaint, the complaining Iranians said that when Iranians who visited Lebanon travel to other countries or apply ...
“Often overlooked as a culinary destination, Lebanon crafts the ideal ... In 2016, Travel and Leisure ranked Beirut as the best international city for food.
... of the famous American motorcycling club in Lebanon on a tour from King Salman Avenue in Beirut to the Chouf District in Mount Lebanon. (NNA).
Tourism director Amy Nichols said she and former interim director Penny Carroll have spent the last six months and developed an identity and plan for ...
The FINANCIAL -- Beirut, Lebanon – 27 June 2018: Emirates, the world's ... is holding two Cabin Crew recruitment open days at Jounieh and Beirut. ... the company's attractive concessional travel benefits for themselves as well as ...
The signatories of the protocol signed on June 28 are the Turkish Tourism Ministry's Cultural Heritage and Museums Department and the Lebanese ...
I first heard of the Bedouin village Arab al-Aramshe nearly 20 years ago when I did a year of service working as a tour guide in the Galilee before ...
World Cup TV fees squeeze Beirut businesses ... of Restaurants, Cafes, Nightclubs and Pastries in Lebanon, in cooperation with the Tourism Ministry.
The union of victims also warned about the negative impact of such an unscrupulous act on the real estate and tourism investments in Lebanon.
President Michel Aoun underlined the need to build “the new Lebanon” and boost its economy after achieving security stability in the country.
Oman Frankincense, writer of story, visited Granville and the Sutton Ole Time Bluegrass Dinner Show on his Tennessee tour. The 130-year-old ...
Lebanon rubbishes its tourism industry · Lebanon residents wake up to beach covered in rubbish. ______. Mr Afram and others have warned about ...
Broummana, a town in Lebanon has hired a team of young policewomen to boost tourism and improve the image of Lebanon in the west. Many on ...
“Ninety-nine per cent of the tourists in the Mediterranean region wear shorts,” says Pierre Achkar, Mayor of Broummana. “We in Lebanon want to ...
Its summertime in Lebanon and tourism time! The airport is bustling with expats flooding this tiny little nation and flights arrive each day filled to ...
Lebanon succeeded in holding the first parliamentary elections in nine ... For instance, tourism in Lebanon has suffered from the lack of Gulf tourists in ...
“Please do not touch” will become “please touch” in Lebanese museums for the country's blind and visually impaired consumers of tourism and culture ...
The celebration of Eid el-Fitr on June 16 marked the beginning of summer 2018 in Lebanon. As the season kicks off, all those in the tourism industry ...
It is clear that the sea was one of the major attractions for tourism in Beirut back in the day. Today, a few of the beach clubs and resorts from the 1960s ...
The opening of the Lancaster Eden Bay Hotel on the Beirut coast was ... Minister of Tourism Avedis Guidanian grants this approval to investors in ...
BEIRUT, July 4 (Xinhua) -- Lebanese President Michel Aoun emphasized on ... tourism services and focusing on medical and environmental tourism.
Lebanese President Michel Aoun called on the need for everyone to be ... tourism, knowledge economics, financial services, education, health care, ...
Turkey Helps Funding Tripoli Train Station Restoration in Lebanon .... Maalouf welcomed the Turkish Tourism Ministry's spearheading of the Tripoli ...
They include setting up a construction zone for prefabricated housing that can be used in the rebuilding of war-torn Syria and Iraq, boosting tourism ...
The Kenai Peninsula is a top Alaska tourism destination, with the blue-green waters of the Kenai River and its runs of Chinook, sockeye and coho ...
... in reconstruction efforts for conflict-ridden Iraq and Syria, investing in the tourism sector and legalizing Lebanon's illicit cannabis farms for medicinal ...
Lebanon is considering legalizing the cultivation and exportation of .... the report also advises Lebanon to boost tourism, set up a construction zone for ...
Khoury added Lebanon could legalize cultivation and export the drug for ... Two former pillars of the economy, Gulf Arab tourism and high-end real ...
Lebanese social media users have called on their government to petition Egyptian authorities to release a tourist jailed for "insulting" Egyptians in an ...
BEIRUT, July 9 (Xinhua) -- Gulf countries may lift their travel ban against Lebanon after the country forms the new government, said Lebanese ...
Lebanon's flourishing cannabis industry could hold the key to propelling the ... Former Lebanese Minister of Tourism Fadi Abboud floated the idea of ...
Gulf countries may lift their travel ban against Lebanon after the country forms the new government, said Lebanese Caretaker Tourism Minister Avedis ...
On the other hand, Bahrain capital city Manama and Lebanon's Beirut continue to feel the negative impact of declines in travel demand following ...
With the start of the tourism season in Lebanon, a rise in the number of European tourists was registered against a decline in the number of Gulf ...
The United States has sanctioned Malaysia-based Mahan Travel and Tourism ... Mahan Travel and Tourism, based in the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur, ... services to terrorists and delivering proxy forces to Syria and Lebanon.
SmartEx exhibition cements Lebanon position as a growing tech hub ... stated, “We want to reposition Lebanon as a tech and business tourism hub, ...
Across the Mediterranean, from an illegally-built hotel in a Spanish nature park to a holiday complex encroaching on Lebanon's salt flats, a tourism ...
Female police officers in a Lebanese town are being made to wear shorts in a bizarre attempt to boost tourism to the middle eastern country.
Hashish has long been cultivated illegally in Lebanon, particularly in the Bekaa ... Beirut hired consulting firm McKinsey & Co earlier this year to help ... to reduce its reliance on revenues from remittances and tourism, both of which ...
"The current tourism model is highly unsustainable," says Plan Bleu, ... A 2012 Lebanese government report stated that up to five million square ...
The local government of Brummana, a small city in Lebanon, issued new ... policewomen's uniform intends to boost tourism coming in from the West.
Greek minister of Tourism, Elena Kountoura met with the Ambassador of Lebanon to Greece, Dona Barakat in order to discuss ways of the potential ...
The McKinsey report also proposed boosting Lebanon's tourism industry and building industrial parks. The firm suggested that building a technology ...
A town in Lebanon is seeking to increase tourism by dressing its female police officers in black short shorts. Pierre Achkar, the mayor of Brummana, ...
Concrete weighs heavily on Lebanon, coastal neighbors ... to a holiday complex encroaching on Lebanon's salt flats, a tourism boom is threatening ...
Only 20 per cent of the coastline is now freely accessible, says Jad Tabet, head of Lebanon's order of engineers. Yet another new tourist complex in ...
Mayor makes female police wear teeny shorts to 'boost tourism' .... Mayor Pierre Achkar, who presides over the Lebanese town of Broummana, has ...
Just before 2011, Lebanon had 8-10 percent growth and was looking forward to tourism and foreign investment flows. These days, Lebanon's ...
Pierre Achkar, who is also the president of the Lebanese Federation for Tourism, brought in the policy in June to “make a shock [sic] to attract the ...
It's not easy for small towns to compete when it comes to tourism. Unlike larger cities, you simply lack the needed attractions and hot spots. So Pierre ...
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Torrents of water rushed Thursday through an Arizona canyon famous for its towering blue-green waterfalls, sending ...
Caretaker Telecommunications Minister Jamal Jarrah said Friday he expected fiber-optic internet to be accessible to Lebanese citizens across the ...
Caretaker Tourism Minister Avedis Guidanian reportedly claimed Friday that there is no pollution in Lebanon's seas, despite years of reports showing ...
Hariri: Lebanon Sets 'Roadmap' to Raise Growth Rates, Diversify ... Prime Minister-designate Saad al-Hariri said that Lebanon “has prepared a clear ... brothers to neighboring countries, the decrease of tourism and the negative ...
Pushed by the historically low number of tourists from the Gulf countries, the need for diversification in Lebanon's tourism offerings, and the increase in ...
When Lebanon's tourism minister held a conference that included the major players from the tourism and hospitality industry, it was expected that ...
Representatives of Lebanon's tourism sector Friday sought to dispel notions that Lebanon was suffering from a severe environmental crisis, including ...
Nashville Visitors and Convention for two years, director of Habitat for ... Many in Lebanon, Mt. Juliet and other eastern counties send thousands of ...
Lebanese expats are no longer a source of revenue for the economy and tourism, since Hezbollah has taken control of the country, and the economy ...
Lebanon will join the Vatian's official list of official Christian pilgrimage sites ... The news will give a boost to the economy of Lebanon, whose tourism ...
The announcement is expected to attract thousands of Christian pilgrims to Lebanon, and boost the tourism industry. Lebanon relies heavily on the ...
While the allure of the ice cream trail will no doubt attract guests and tourists from outside Lebanon County, Patches Creamery hopes to turn these into ...
The number of incoming visitors to Lebanon totaled 656,444 in the first five months of 2018, constituting an increase of 1 percent from 649,841 tourists ...
In a 1,000-page report handed this month to the Lebanese president, Michel Aoun, McKinsey's team of consultants recommended boosting tourism, ...
“If we have a government right now we will see thousands of Arab Gulf tourists coming to Lebanon to spend summer vacation. The government brings ...
Tre Kennedy, a member of the Lebanon JBO Board of Directors, said annual grants from the tourism commission have helped cover the costs of the ...
Lebanon could soon legalise medicinal marijuana, the country's parliament ... Lebanon has the third highest debt rate in the world, standing at 150 ... of refugees, while tourism and investment have been hit hard by the conflict.