Trump vs Clinton


Trump vs Clinton Who gets elected for office in the United States will make a huge difference in the international political landscape, but since we’re a business community, we’re going to tackle the economic aspects of this issue rather than the political one. The United States is one of the most dominant economical powers in… Continue reading


2015 Report


The Institute of International Finance has revised Lebanon’s real GDP growth to 1.2% in 2015 from a previous forecast of 1.1%. The IMF attributed the weak economic activity to the prolonged domestic political crisis and rising regional insecurity. Because of sluggish growth, the IIF projects the primary budget surplus to decline from 2.7% of GDP… Continue reading


World’s Richest People 2015


Another year, another set of records broken by the planet’s wealthiest. Despite some global economic turmoil, it was still a pretty good year for billionaires overall. 1. Bill Gates Net Worth: $79.2 B Source of wealth: Microsoft Nationality: American Age: 60                 2. Carlos Slim Helu & family… Continue reading


Online Businesses


In the 1990s the internet became mainstream, almost everyone wanted to get connected to discover this new cyber-world “thing” everyone is talking about, people’s curiosity and hunger turned what essentially was a communication tool into a cyber-world and a huge new marketplace. The boom started around the mid 1990s where internet websites and online services… Continue reading


جعجع: على كل الكتل الضغط لانتخاب رئيس للجمهورية وإلّا سيسيء وضعنا


أكّد رئيس حزب القوات اللبنانية سمير جعجع أن كل المؤشرات حول الوضع الاقتصادي، الاجتماعي والمعيشي في البلد غير مشجعة وفقاً لعدد من الدراسات التي تقوم بها مؤسسات اقتصادية وشدد جعجع على أن “الخطوة الأولى والأساسية، التي من دونها لا يمكن أن نفكر بأي تقدم أو خروج من المستنقع الاجتماعي الاقتصادي الذي نعيشه، هي انتخاب رئيس… Continue reading ...