The Lebanon we grew up learning about has always prided itself to be a country of freedom in the Middle East.

The recent events around the upcoming concert taking place on August 9, 2019, at the Byblos International Festival of Mashrou' Leila (Project Leila, for the non-Arabic speakers), a Lebanese indie rock band, are becoming beyond ludicrous.

Here are my 2-cents worth...

In Lebanon... tourist of a moment


This gallery will display pictures taken here and there in Lebanon, as it feels good to play the tourist in your own backyard from time to time ;)


Article 5: On Lebanese Bank Secrecy...


Many people imagine sandy beaches and faraway islands when one mentions bank secrecy. And with a good reason.

Tax havens have mostly been located in such charming locations with flexible and little regarding AML (Anti-Money Laundering) Laws looking to attract the funds of wealthy individuals. But that is not always the case.

Let's take a closer look to at the Lebanese Bank Secrecy law and its current practices.

At The Old Train Station...


October 11, 2013. This was a graffiti exhibition at the old train station in Mar Mikhael.


Street Art - LB


This is a collection of graffiti and art spotted across various streets in Beirut and other Lebanese cities/neighborhoods.