Defence & Society: The Swiss Experience, Similarities with Lebanon ? A Conference by Swiss Embassy Defence Attaché Colonel Sulser

The Swiss Embassy Defence Attaché, Colonel Urs Sulser, gave the Conference “Defence and Society: The Swiss experience, Similarities with Lebanon?” on Wednesday 8th of February 2017 at Swiss Ambassador H.E François Barras’s charming Residence in Beirut. Kamsyn was invited to attend the interesting talk which was the occasion to also exchange a few words with Colonel Sulser following his…

Interview with H.E Hester Somsen former Netherlands Ambassador to Lebanon

The Netherlands is one of the twenty largest Economies in the World and is a leading global knowledge economy. Holland has a longstanding history of invention, moving around the oceans of the world, trading with other countries. In times of global, social and economic challenges, the Dutch are keen to find creative ways to keep…

Interview with HE Martin Huth Ambassador of Germany in Lebanon

Having worked in the region for years, HE Martin Huth is very happy to return to Lebanon as the Ambassador of Germany. Since working at the Embassy from 2002 to 2006 (being the Deputy head of Mission from 2005-2006), he has experienced several beautiful experiences and keeps special memories from Beirut.  Born in 1964, HE…

DIFAS 2016 & UEFA 2016 Spain shines in International Headlines

Spain shines in the International Headlines this week as the country celebrates it’s Armed Forces Day DIFAS (28th of May 2016) and the Real Madrid’s win in the UEFA 2016 Football Cup. DIFAS stands for ¨Día de las Fuerzas Armadas Españolas¨; the Spanish Armed Forces Day. It pays tribute to all the Spanish militaries who exert extraordinary efforts to…

Meeting HE Hugo Shorter UK Ambassador in Lebanon

  It is in a warm and refined atmosphere that His Excellency Hugo Shorter, UK Ambassador of Her Majesty the Queen in Lebanon received us at his residence in Yarzé. This exceptional reception was followed by a cocktail held in the framework of the activities of “British Lebanese Business Group” (BLBG) founded in 2002 as…