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News Lebanon » Economy: Lebanon will add third Music City Star station

News channel or source: http://www.wkrn.com/news/nashville-2018/lebanon-will-add-third-music-city-star-station/1129215068
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

"We're still the fastest commute," said Sarah Haston, Lebanon Economic Development Director. Crews broke ground on the new ‘Hamilton Springs’ Music City Star Station in May 2017. It’s on Gaston Drive just off Lebanon Road, not far from downtown Lebanon.

News Lebanon » Economy: Lebanon's Economic Outlook - April 2018

News channel or source: http://www.worldbank.org/en/country/lebanon/publication/economic-outlook-april-2018
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

Medium-term economic prospects remain sluggish, while macro-financial risks remain high. Projections of annual growth continue to be around 2% over the medium term. In 2018, an expected boost to spending, motivated by the forthcoming parliamentary ...

News Lebanon » Economy: Election fever hits Lebanon, nine years since last legislative vote

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/election-fever-hits-lebanon-nine-years-since-last-012309358.html
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

Stakes are high in the long-awaited May 6 poll, the first test of Lebanon's 2017 voting law, that will carve out the country's political and economic trajectory for years to come. Voters and candidates alike are eager for polling to start, nearly ten years ...

News Lebanon » Economy: Paris conference raises over $11 billion to help Lebanon

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/europe/france-hosts-conference-to-help-hobbled-lebanon-economy/2018/04/06/be41b596-396d-11e8-af3c-2123715f78df_story.html
Publication date: Friday 06 April 2018

warning that a collapse in Lebanon could ricochet throughout the Middle East and Europe. Fears of economic collapse in Lebanon are mounting ahead of next month’s parliamentary election, the first in nine years. French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian ...

News Lebanon » Economy: UN Shows Strong Support for Economic Stability in Lebanon

News channel or source: http://www.undp.org/content/undp/en/home/news-centre/news/2018/un-shows-strong-support-for-economic-stability-in-lebanon.html
Publication date: Friday 06 April 2018

Paris, April 6 – One month before Lebanon holds its first parliamentary elections in nearly a decade, the United Nations called for continued international support for Lebanon’s political and economic stability, citing it as a bulwark for stability in ...

News Lebanon » Economy: Hundreds of Syrian Refugees from Lebanon Arrive in Their Country

News channel or source: https://www.albawaba.com/editorchoice/hundreds-syrian-refugees-lebanon-arrive-their-country-1119530
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Nearly 1 million U.N.-registered Syrian refugees live in Lebanon, most in dire economic situations. Director of Shebaa High School Waddah Ghanem said that 48 of the 500 students had departed Wednesday. Zainab Hajj, a 6-year-old Syrian child, said she was ...

News Lebanon » Economy: Jordan and Lebanon Are Going Broke and Israel Should Worry

News channel or source: https://www.haaretz.com/israel-news/.premium-jordan-and-lebanon-are-going-broke-and-israel-should-worry-1.5991336
Publication date: uesday 10 April 2018

Our refugee population is tiny by comparison, and the Israeli economy is strong and dynamic, and can easily make use of their labor. That’s not the case for Jordan and Lebanon, which have been struggling with low rates of economic growth and high ...

News Lebanon » Economy: France hosts conference to help hobbled Lebanon economy

News channel or source: http://www.hickoryrecord.com/news/world/ap/france-hosts-conference-to-help-hobbled-lebanon-economy/article_db641174-1d3b-5b31-8569-f66fd7bb4761.html
Publication date: Friday 06 April 2018

PARIS (AP) — France opened an international conference on Friday devoted to helping debt-ridden Lebanon bring in funds and lay the groundwork to ensure the money is well spent in a country hit hard by the Syrian war next door. Lebanese Prime Minister ...