The Dragon’s Tale: What does China Want?

In 40 years only, China has passed from an under-developed country emerging from a tragic civil war, to a world superpower, possibly challenging the USA – in the not-so-distant future –  into becoming the planet’s number one leading economy. Far away from Descartes’ strict western rationalism, Chinese Taoist fundamentals of Ying and Yang, where opposites…

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…

Sofia Amara, Grand Reporter de Choc au Proche-Orient

La journaliste franco-marocaine Sofia Amara possède un palmarès professionnel qui pourrait faire rêver n’importe quel journaliste en herbe. Basée au Liban depuis 1999 et arrivée dans le métier au hasard des coïncidences et des choix de vie, sa rigueur et son attachement aux histoires des gens l’a menée sur différents terrains de conflits dont la…

Mika Rocks Lebanon at 60th Anniversary of Baalbeck Festival

Mika, the Famous International Singer of Lebanese origin, performed Thursday night  4/8/2016 at the International Baalbeck Festival, Lebanon, close to the Syrian border. This was the opportunity for the artist to renew his support to Lebanon and it’s distinctive cultural mix. During  his fabulous concert, Mika rocked the temple of Bacchus at Baalbeck (Lebanon). In this town close to the Syrian border, the Lebanese…

The Intriguing Multiverse of Emeric Lhuisset: Art meets Geopolitics

At only 33 years old, artist Emeric Lhuisset reaches beyond the boundaries of art and information through photographs, videos and installations based on a rich combination of analysis and field research. After graduating from the Beaux Arts in Paris, the École Normale Supérieure and Paris I, he blends today the duality of the Art world…

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…