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Imad Creidi

Indigo Partners spearheads order for 255 Airbus jets

Nov 14 2021

DUBAI (Reuters) -Veteran budget-airlines investor Bill Franke handed Europe's Airbus a multi-billion-dollar order for 255 single-aisle A321neo passenger jets on Sunday, betting on a quick snapback in tourist travel after the pandemic.

For Beirut blast survivor leaving Lebanon, every day is Aug. 4

Aug 02 2021

BEIRUT For Beirut blast survivor Shady Rizk, time has stopped since Aug. 4 last year when a huge stockpile of ammonium nitrate exploded in the Lebanese capital's port opposite his office. | Video

Blast and financial crisis weigh heavily on mental health of Lebanese

Aug 02 2021

BEIRUT Tatiana Hasrouty had always felt safe in her home, a few kilometers away from Beirut port where her father had worked for decades at the facility's grain silo. But on Aug. 4, the huge chemical explosion that destroyed the structure killed her father and tore her life apart.

School's out for good? Lebanese teachers flee as financial crisis builds

Jul 08 2021

BEIRUT Sorbonne-educated Chryssoula Fayad spent nearly two decades teaching history and geography at Lebanon's elite French schools, ultimately heading departments. Now she is a substitute teacher in Paris, part of an exodus from an education system on its knees. | Video

Exclusive: Carlos Ghosn pledges lengthy fight to clear his name

Jun 14 2021

BEIRUT Fugitive former car executive Carlos Ghosn said on Monday he was prepared for a lengthy process to clear his name with French authorities, and vowed to challenge an Interpol warrant that is barring him from travel outside of Lebanon.

Months after Beirut blast, victims await answers

Dec 24 2020

BEIRUT Tracy and Paul Najjar believe their daughter Alexandra could have survived the Aug. 4 explosion at Beirut port if the authorities had raised the alarm on that fateful day.

Months after Beirut blast, victims await answers

Dec 24 2020

BEIRUT Tracy and Paul Najjar believe their daughter Alexandra could have survived the Aug. 4 explosion at Beirut port if the authorities had raised the alarm on that fateful day.

Months after Beirut blast, victims await answers

Dec 24 2020

BEIRUT Tracy and Paul Najjar believe their daughter Alexandra could have survived the Aug. 4 explosion at Beirut port if the authorities had raised the alarm on that fateful day.

Months after Beirut blast, victims await answers

Dec 24 2020

BEIRUT Tracy and Paul Najjar believe their daughter Alexandra could have survived the Aug. 4 explosion at Beirut port if the authorities had raised the alarm on that fateful day.

Lebanese students abroad fall prey to financial crisis at home

Nov 30 2020

BEIRUT Lebanese medical student Lara Mustafa faces eviction from Russia and the end of her dream of becoming a doctor if her parents, hit by Lebanon's worst financial crisis in decades, cannot send her money to pay for rent and expenses.

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