Saturday , November 18 2017

Editorial

LEBANESE IN CUBA

LEBANESE ANCESTRY IN CUBA This is a list of notable individuals born in Cuba of Lebanese ancestry or people of Lebanese and Cuban dual nationality who live or resided in Cuba. Athletes. YAMIL CHADE– Lebanese-Cuban sports manager Yamil Chade (born c. 1921 – died April 25, 2009) was a part ...

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AVENUE DES FRANCAIS

  Avenue des Français was a wide, palm-lined, seaside street in Beirut, Lebanon and now part of History Avenue des Français was created out of the widening of the former Rue Minet El Hosn during the period of the French Mandate of Syria and Lebanon as part of an urban renewal project planned ...

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WASSIM TABBARA

Wassim Tabara was a famous Lebanese comedian, director and actor He was born in 1943, passed away on the 24th of September 2005 as a result of a Heart Attack. Wassim Tabbara studied Electronics in the United States. He worked as an assistant director in one of the production companies. ...

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SAMKE HARRA

Samke Harrah, is a delicious Lebanese dish originating in the coastal city of Tripoli. It is known as a very healthy and energetic dish. Samke Harra Ingredients (5-6 servings) 4 lbs of fresh Red Snapper, filets or whole scaled 17 cloves of garlic 1 cup of Tahini paste 1 teaspoon ...

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LEBANESE IN BRAZIL

Two years ago, Amin Maalouf — the most famous Lebanese author in France made a trip to São Paulo, Brazil’s most populous city. Speaking at a prominent club for Lebanese expatriates, he declared that for many, Brazil was the materialization of the Lebanese dream. It is hard to disagree with ...

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WATER FESTIVAL

LOUBNAN SPORTS WATER FESTIVAL. TYRE, Lebanon: The wonderful coast of Tyre was the scene of Lebanon Water Festival’s latest installment. Displays of water skiing were given to thousands of spectators who gathered on the city’s corniche to watch an evening show Saturday and a daytime show Sunday. The Cypress Gardens ...

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SALWA AL KATRIB

Salwa Al Katrib (17 September 1953 – 2 March 2009) Salwa Al Katrib was a Lebanese singer best known for her roles in Emerald Princess and Mountain Girl (Bent Al Jabal). She was the wife of Nahi Lahoud and the mother of aspiring Lebanese actress and singer Aline Lahoud. She ...

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BAZELLA W RIZ

Lebanese stew with peas with rice (bazella w riz). This is a classic Lebanese recipe. It is a hearty, spiced stew that is easy to prepare, and you simply cannot enjoy it without the revered rice pilaf with vermicelli. Serves 4–6 Preparation 20min Cooking 45min Skill level Easy Ingredients 2 ...

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SAINT GEORGE MARONITE CATHEDRAL

Saint George Maronite Cathedral – Beirut Saint George Maronite Cathedral is the cathedral of the  Maronite Archdiocese of the city of Beirut. Its construction, with a Neoclassical facade, interior and plan inspired by the Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore, began in 1884 and ended in 1894. The cathedral was heavily damaged during the Lebanese ...

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BASHIR SHIHAB II

Bashir Shihab II  (January 2, 1767 – 1850) was a Lebanese Emir who ruled Lebanon in the first half of the 19th century. Having converted from Sunni Islam, the religion of previous Shihabi Emirs, he was the first and last Maronite ruler of the Emirate of Mount Lebanon. Life Bashir was born in Ghazir, ...

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NINE LEBANESE BANKS

LOUBNAN FINANCIAL Nine Lebanese banks among Top 1000 banks in the world. The Banker indicated that it changed its methodology this year and started to use the disclosed Tier One capital for banks that began implementing the Basel III framework. It noted that Basel III has clarified the rules about ...

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BATATA BIL KIZBARA

“LOUBNAN CUISINE” Batata Bil kizbara (Potato with coriander) INGREDIENTS NEEDED: 4 medium size potatoes 1 Tbsp of chopped garlic 2 cups vegetable oil-for frying ½ cup fresh  chopped coriander-washed and drried 1 tsp black pepper 1 tsp of salt –as desired 1 tsp of all spice PREPARATION: Peel potatoes, wash ...

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MAXIME CHAYA

Maxime Edgard Chaya Maxime Chaya  was born in Beirut on December 16, 1961. He was the first Lebanese to climb Mount Everest on May 15, 2006, he completed the Seven Summits challenge. On December 28, 2007, Maxime became as well the first from the Middle East to reach the South Pole ...

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CEDARS OF GOD

CEDARS OF GOD The Cedars of God (Arabic: أرز الربّ Horsh Arz el-Rab “Cedars of the Lord”) is one of the last vestiges of the extensive forests of the Cedars of Lebanon (Cedrus libani ) that thrived across Mount Lebanon in ancient times. Their timber was exploited by the Phoenicians, ...

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AMCHIT

AMCHIT Amchit is a seaside town of Lebanon, about 40 km north of  the capital Beirut. There are many old churches in Amchit (more than a hundred and some old synagogues) Demography of Amchit  Amchit’s population is around 25,000. The majority of the inhabitants are Maronite Christians with a small Muslim Shi’a minority. ...

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Université Saint-Joseph

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ASSI RAHBANI

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“LOUBNAN CITIES & VILLAGES” PAGE. https://www.facebook.com/Loubnan-Cities-Villages-717926968329914/ DOUMA (BATROUN DISTRICT) Douma is a Lebanese village located ...

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