A new global oil pact is worth exploring, even if it fails

Saturday, 04 April 2020

The oil industry, facing its deepest crisis in history, still has the audacity to see hope: prices ......

Robin M. Mills

MENA entrepreneurs stand resilient against coronavirus

Friday, 03 April 2020

When the going gets tough Middle Eastern entrepreneurs stand resilient and better equipped than ......

Roxana Mohammadian-Molina

Coronavirus: Why aren't the Italians singing anymore?

Friday, 03 April 2020

At the beginning of the COVID-19 epidemic, a few weeks ago, Italians seemed to have found a moment ......

Ugo Bardi

Turkey’s leak of Istanbul killing shows unlikely marriage with Iran under strain

Thursday, 02 April 2020

Senior Turkish officials last week implicated two Iranian diplomats for instigating the November ......

Aykan Erdemir

Hezbollah’s coronavirus public relations act won’t save Lebanon

Thursday, 02 April 2020

While Lebanon witnesses a continuing rise in the rate of COVID-19 cases, and the public healthcare ......

Hanin Ghaddar

The coronavirus parody: Animals have put humans back in their cages

Thursday, 02 April 2020

For every trying moment we experience it seems there is a quip from Winston Churchill waiting to ......

Hassan Yassin

How the coronavirus pandemic can help good leaders to clean house

Tuesday, 31 March 2020

If the coronavirus death toll makes for grim reading, then the economic fallout is scarcely better. ......

Omar Al-Ubaydli

Campaign to save the Lebanese diaspora hides wicked plot

Tuesday, 31 March 2020

Lebanon is currently under complete lockdown after the Lebanese government declared total ......

Makram Rabah

The coronavirus pandemic puts pregnant women at risk – let’s take care of them

Monday, 30 March 2020

Mariam, 35, is pregnant in a time of uncertainty. Every day, she spends hours on social media trying ......

Dr. Luay Shabaneh

The assassination of an ex-militiaman in Lebanon is President Aoun’s failure

Monday, 30 March 2020

Last week’s story of two ex-militiamen in Lebanon – one released, the other shot dead – shines a ......

Hussain Abdul-Hussain