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August 2019

by Executive Staff

EDITORIAL

It is all about credibility

 

LEADERS

The Lebanese government needs to do more to improve the education sector
For the power of learning

Lebanon’s budget: One hurdle is passed, many more need to be overcome
Missing signals

 

SPECIAL REPORT

The Lebanese educational landscape
The gap is growing wider

Private schools in Lebanon struggle to provide quality education at a reasonable cost
Between a rock and a hard place

The view from Lebanon’s education ministry
Education for a new economy

LAU study the a model for solving the problem of data scarcity
Measuring the impact of education

Academia, the public, and policy-making in Lebanon
Bridging the gap

Behind the Lebanese University strikes
A university fragmented

Lebanon’s education system is failing students with special needs
Too many still left behind

Providers search for lucrative coding bootcamp models
Cracking the code

 

ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Lebanese edtech startups carve a place alongside traditional teaching
Teaching with tech

 

ECONOMICS & POLICY

Lebanon ratifies 2019 budget
Still better late than never?

Gas sector a catalyst for further cooperation between Lebanon and Egypt
The case for closer ties

US sanctions Hezbollah lawmakers
A heavy hand comes with consequences

Updated laws on e-transactions, offshore companies, and code of commerce
Fit for purpose

The deterioration of human capital in Lebanon
Stalled potential

 

HOSPITALITY & TOURISM

Le Gray’s general manager’s four years in Beirut
Navigating troubled waters

 

LAST WORD

Are Arab countries on track for UN education goals?
Education for the common good