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Sep 19

Cabinet approves rent subsidy fund decree

Cabinet approves rent subsidy fund decree

The Cabinet has approved the draft decree to establish the rent subsidy fund issued by the Ministry of Finance (MoF). The fund subsidizes tenants under the old rent law who are unable to pay the fair value of their leases.

The government allocated $133 million for this fund in"...

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Sep 19

Chidiac signs memorandum of understanding with Estonia on e. government

Chidiac signs memorandum of understanding with Estonia on e. government

NNA - State Minister for Administrative Development Affairs, Dr. May Chidiac, and the Deputy Minister of Economic Affairs and Development of the Republic of Estonia, Andres Rondau, on Wednesday signed a memorandum of understanding in the field of digital transformation.


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Sep 19

Lebanon Dollar Bonds Jump after Saudi Arabia Pledges Financial Support

Lebanon Dollar Bonds Jump after Saudi Arabia Pledges Financial Support

Lebanon's dollar-dominated government bonds rose on Wednesday after Saudi Arabian pledges to provide financial support for the Mediterranean country.

Saudi Finance Minister Mohammed al-Jadaan reportedly said the"...

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Sep 19

Fenianos chairs meeting at Beirut airport: To provide facilitation for patients, people with special needs

Fenianos chairs meeting at Beirut airport: To provide facilitation for patients, people with special needs

NNA - Minister of Public Works and Transportation, Youssef Fenianos, chaired a meeting today at the General Directorate of Civil Aviation at Rafic Hariri International Airport - Beirut with Ogero Director General and ranking dignitaries.

Fenianos"...

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Sep 19

Hariri to Partake in Public Investment Forum in Riyadh

Hariri to Partake in Public Investment Forum in Riyadh

Prime Minister Saad Hariri received an invitation from Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz to partake in the third edition of the ‘Future Investment Initiative’ organised by the Public Investment Fund that will take place in Riyadh from 29-31 October.

Hariri"...

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Sep 19

Finance Minister: Budget 2020 does not include new taxes as people can no longer tolerate any

Finance Minister: Budget 2020 does not include new taxes as people can no longer tolerate any

NNA - Finance Minister Ali Hassan Khalil tackled in a press conference the draft budget 2020, saying 'the 2020 budget does not include any new taxes because people can no longer tolerate that. The State must continue to work, and there should be a follow-up on laws and decrees complementary"...

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Sep 19

Fenianos at opening of Global Cyber Security Forum says aware of importance of aviation safety

Fenianos at opening of Global Cyber Security Forum says aware of importance of aviation safety

NNA - Minister of Public Works and Transportation, Youssef Fenianos, on Wednesday opened the 5th Global Cyber Security Forum in Beirut, which is organized by the Lebanese Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) and the Civil Aviation Safety Center, in partnership with Explore Exhibitions"...

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Sep 19

ServiceNow Secures FedRAMP High Authorization

ServiceNow Secures FedRAMP High Authorization

ServiceNow (NYSE: NOW), the leading digital workflow company making work, work better for people, today announced that the ServiceNow GovCommunityCloud has obtained FedRAMP High Impact Provisional Authority to Operate (P-ATO) from the Joint Authorization Board. ServiceNow is only the third"...

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Sep 19

IDEMIA and Zwipe Partner to Offer a Disruptive Biometric Payments Card Platform

IDEMIA and Zwipe Partner to Offer a Disruptive Biometric Payments Card Platform

IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity and one of the world’s largest biometric payment card manufacturers, and Zwipe, a leading biometric technology company, have signed an exclusive partnership and distribution agreement that sees the two companies co-investing in the development"...

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Sep 19

Upfield Announces Strategic Partnership with Starling (Earthworm and Airbus) to Leverage Satellite Data to Help Validate Their Commitment on No Deforestation

Upfield Announces Strategic Partnership with Starling (Earthworm and Airbus) to Leverage Satellite Data to Help Validate Their Commitment on No Deforestation

Today, Upfield, a leading producer of plant-based products, announced partnership with Starling to ensure their ongoing support for Upfield’s vision for a “Better Plant Based Future” drives innovation in ingredient sourcing that protect the world’s precious ecosystems"...

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