Saudi Arabia’s non-oil revenue could surge by some 80 billion riyals ($21.3 billion) next year, according to Bank of America Merrill Lynch, boosting the kingdom’s efforts to reduce the economy’s reliance on crude.
The Lebanese Army’s engineering unit Monday worked to clear the liberated areas in the outskirts of Ras Baalbeck and Al-Qaa from landmines and IEDs as it prepared for the final push in its offensive against Daesh (ISIS).
As the Lebanese Army's Fajr al-Joroud offensive against Daesh (ISIS) militants on the northeastern border around Ras Baalbeck and Al-Qaa entered its third day Monday, the Army prepared the ground for the final phase of the offensive and…
Much of America has reacted swiftly and strongly to Donald Trump’s grotesque suggestion that there is a moral equivalence between the white supremacists who converged on Charlottesville, Virginia, and those who protested against them.
The Lebanese Army’s Fajr al-Joroud (Dawn of the Outskirts) offensive entered its second day Sunday, inflicting casualties on the Army as it advanced on positions held by Daesh (ISIS) militants in the outskirts of the northeastern towns of…
Hassake, Syria, Aug 19, 2017 (AFP) - Syriac Orthodox Christians in Syria's northeastern city of Hasakeh celebrated the inauguration of the community's new bishop on Saturday, four years after the last one left the country.
South Lebanon’s Ain al-Hilweh Saturday saw intense shelling from Fatah Movement against extremists and the withdrawal of Hamas Movement from the coalition of Palestinian parties maintaining security in the camp, a source told The Daily Star
Royal Dutch Shell has lifted a cargo of 600,000 barrels of crude oil from Libya's Zueitina port, its first from the war-torn north African country in 5 years, two industry sources told Reuters on Saturday.
Militants from Daesh (ISIS) have started to lay down their arms and surrendered to Syrian and Hezbollah forces Saturday after a major offensive in Syrian Qalamoun near the Lebanese border, the party's War Media Center reported
Central Bank Gov. Riad Salameh seized the opportunity of the book launch of Payment Systems in Lebanon Friday to reiterate that Banque du Liban was fully committed to the monetary policy established over the last 24 years.
Prime Minister Saad Hariri met with Lebanese Army Commander Gen. Joseph Aoun Friday at the PM’s Beirut residence, ahead of the Army's imminent battle with Daesh (ISIS) in the outskirts of Ras Baalbeck and Al-Qaa
Despite the security developments that shook the camp Thursday, a security source told The Daily Star that Ain al-Hilweh is unlikely to descend into further chaos owing to the efforts of the Joint Palestinian Security Force.
The Cabinet Thursday scrapped previous bids to lease power barges to improve electricity supply in the summer and demanded a fresh tender with new conditions, bringing the long-running issue back to square one amid ministers’ rifts over…