Author Archives: Karine Ayoub

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Let’s open the beach season together under the stars at THE NEWEST VENUE IN TOWN to be opening this summer: La Siesta Resort will bring back the golden days of Beirut

Let’s open the beach season together under the stars at THE NEWEST VENUE IN TOWN to be opening this summer: La Siesta Resort will bring back the golden days of Beirut

On July 7, in collaboration with the Baalbek Festival, our lineup of Hawaiian dancers and heart pulsing fire performers will get you dancing under the star-speckled night. Let the music of our live singers and electrifying beats of the DJ carry you through the night with the sultry sensation of soothing sea breeze. Playful flamingoes,


Lions winners announced in latest Awards Show Entertainment Lions, Entertainment Lions for Music, Media, Design and Product Design Lions winners revealed

Wednesday, 21 June 2017, France – Day five of the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity ended in a red carpet awards show to honour the winners of the Entertainment Lions, Entertainment Lions for Music, Design, Media and Product Design Lions. The Entertainment Lions recognise creativity that turns content into culture. From 1793 entries received,

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Visa Launches First Everywhere Initiative in MENA to Foster Regional Payments Innovation and Fintech Entrepreneurship

Visa to award US$100,000 to developers in the region addressing three payment related challenges BEIRUT; 21 June 2017: Today, Visa announced that its Everywhere Initiative, an innovation program designed to encourage the development of the “next big thing” in payments, will expand into the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. Entrants in Visa’s first-ever


Booz Allen Hamilton Strengthens MENA Management Team with Appointment of New Senior Vice Presidents

Elects Fady Kassatly to Senior Vice President, co-leading Booz Allen Hamilton MENA’s public sector innovation platform and overseeing its digital government platform Elects Souheil Moukaddem to Senior Vice President, leading strategy and organization in MENA with a focus in human capital, leadership, and large transformation programs UAE, Dubai – June 20, 2017 – Global consulting


Karoline Lang & Jade Jagger

Jade Jagger is putting a precious spin on Lebanese label Karoline Lang’s signature piece, the tuxedo shirt, with two made-to-order versions customized with jewels due to be made available in the brand’s showrooms in Lebanon and Paris in September. The London-based jewelry designer said she liked the brand’s idea of combining the garment’s “timeless elegance

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APEAL Announces 2017 Scholarship Winners

The Association for the Promotion and Exhibition of the Arts in Lebanon (APEAL) announced the 2017 winners of “APEAL/ Maria Geagea Arida Annual Scholarship Award” at a press conference held at Al Dente restaurant in Albergo Hotel on Tuesday, June 20. The jury selected Natasha Gasparian and Myriam Dallal, after thorough deliberations and the careful

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SAS Global Academic Programs

Data science is one of the fastest-growing interdisciplinary fields of work globally, with governments and organizations increasingly recognizing the benefits of analytical data and data science results for their development, growth, and ability to innovate to meet the needs of their clients and internal resources. SAS – the leader in analytics software and services –

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An unconventional journey of captivating tastes

In a unique dining experience that brought together distinguished guests from the world of fine cuisine, mixology, fashion and media, Steak Bar Sushi, the innovative destination of the culinary industry, has delighted its guests with the exceptional experience of pairing the eccentric fusion ingredients of its menu with the world’s finest cognac to present an


Selects NCR to Enhance Customer Service and Accelerate its Omni-Channel Transformation Journey

NCR solutions will help Credit Libanais offer customers an exceptional contact centre experience and scale to offer new omni-channel banking services BEIRUT, Lebanon – June 20, 2017 – NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions, today announced that Credit Libanais, a leading financial institution in Lebanon, will transform its contact centre with