Author Archives: Karine Ayoub


IBDAA 11th edition at the American University of Beirut

IBDAA 11th edition at the American University of Beirut

Beirut, April 27th, 2017: IBDAA, the International Biodiversity Day at AUB, is an annual poster forum organized by the American University of Beirut – Nature Conservation Center (AUB – NCC) to celebrate the adoption of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) on May 22nd; the International Day for Biological Diversity (IDB). Through IBDAA’s unconventional approach

Suzuki Vitara stands out at JamaloukiCon

Beirut, May 2, 2017 – The star of the first edition of “JamaloukiCon” was the stylish Suzuki Vitara. This distinctive fashion and beauty festival served a platform for the young and socially connected ladies to engage with trusted brands, to connect with their favorite bloggers, meet experts from across the world and the region and

Vanessa Ayoub

Produced and directed by Khalil Zaarour … Released in cinemas on April 27 Nour, a feature movie shedding light on the marriage of underage girls in the Lebanese society

Released in cinemas across Lebanon on April 27, Nour discusses the marriage of underage girls in the Lebanese society. Produced and directed by Khalil Dreyfus Zaarour, Nour features Julia Kassar, Aida Sabra, Yvonne Maalouf, and Vanessa Ayoub in her first appearance. The movie premiered on Tuesday 25 April at ABC Grand Cinemas Ashrafieh in the


Heartbeat 2017 “Zapping with the Stars”

21 April 2017, Beirut: Heartbeat organized its annual gala dinner on Friday the 21st of April 2017 at BIEL, as a fundraising initiative to treat children with heart disease. One thousand guests attended this event, among whom Mrs. Leila Solh Hamade, Mrs. Hraoui, His Excellency Mgr. Caccia, Mr. and Mrs. Gebran Bassil, Mr. and Mrs.


Bankmed sponsor of Ali Wehbe the desert Runner

The Int. Lebanese Deserts Runner, Ali Wehbi, and as part of his Social Sports Development Program, to raise awareness about the benefits of sports and endurance among the youths, supported by Bankmed, Wehbi has succeeded in his new challenge ‘TA3O NORKOD SAWA’ by crossing 560km all over Lebanon in 7 days, under difficult weather conditions

UN and Maharat Foundation celebrate World Press Freedom Day Under patronage of Minister of Information Melhem Riachi

Beirut, 26 April 2017 — Under the patronage of Lebanese Minister of Information Melhem Riachi, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization Regional Office in Beirut (UNESCO Beirut) and Maharat Foundation, in cooperation with the United Nations Information Center in Beirut, are organizing an event on “The Role of Media in Promoting Peaceful, Just