CHOGM 2018 in London KAMSYN Exclusive Report

                Exclusive REPORT KAMSYN / Words by Sherine Bouez Communications Consultant With its key configuration of constituencies, the Commonwealth leveraged on its Secretariat, members, organizations, and networks, in putting forward new trade-related solutions to their shared challenges. From April 16th to 18th, the Commonwealth Business Forum 2018 opened by Her Majesty Queen…

Exclusive Interview with AUB President Fadlo R. Khuri, MD

AUB is the leading teaching-centered research university in Lebanon & the Region based on the American liberal arts model of higher education. With more than 9000 students and 800 full time faculty members, since its foundation in 1866, the University is a beacon for freedom of thought & expression, creative & critical thinking, integrity, leadership…

UK Minister of State for Middle East & International Development H.E Alistair Burt reaffirms UK’s commitment to supporting Strong & Prosperous Lebanon

Minister of State for the Middle East and International Development His Excellency Alistair Burt has reaffirmed the UK’s commitment to supporting a strong and prosperous Lebanon, announcing further support to the Lebanese Army and celebrating the UK’s investment in Lebanon’s future. At a reception hosted to launch the Association of Lebanese Graduates of UK Universities, Minister…

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…

EU & the Alumni of Collège Notre-Dame de Jamhour celebrate Islamo-Christian Day with Film Project

The European Union Delegation in Lebanon represented by HE Ambassador Christina Lassen, brought it’s significative support to the Islamo-Christian National Celebration Day (Fête de l’Annonciation, 25th of March) initiated several years ago by Nagy El Khoury, the General Secretary of the Alumni Association of Collège Notre-Dame de Jamhour.(French version below) The EU Delegation in Lebanon supported the Audiovisual Initiative of the…

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…

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…