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July 2016

by Executive Editors

EDITORIAL

Banking on self-reliance

LEADERS

A strategy, please
Lebanon’s tourism industry needs greater investments if it hopes to defy the odds stacked against it

Wasted opportunities
Lebanon is failing to meet the challenges of its pressing garbage crisis

ECONOMY & POLICY

A post-Brexit world
Banking leaders weigh in on an uncertain future

Clearing up the mess
After 2015’s protests, what has the government done to fix the waste management crisis?

No high-tech fix for our millenia-old garbage problem
Trash disposal will remain a cost for centuries to come

Pushing for a little more equality
Q&A with Thomas Piketty

ENTREPRENEURSHIP

The rocky road from inventor to businessman
University project goes viral, creating a reluctant entrepreneur

BANKING & FINANCE

Finding the funding for big tech dreams
Q&A with Aasim Saied

LAST WORD

Four years and no longer counting
The Syrian civil war’s refugee crisis has more, measurable and longer impacts