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October 2016

by Executive Editors

EDITORIAL

Time to fight back
When we play by the rules, we expect to be treated fairly

 

LEADERS

Making green affordable
The need for eco-friendly development for Lebanon – for all

Health kick
Schools are the key to teaching a balanced diet from a young age

 

COVER STORY

Meet the megas
Large-scale projects suggest more life than expected on the residential property market

 

ECONOMICS & POLICY

It’s not easy being green
Key to mitigate climate change: data transparency

Selling a national oil company
Fuad Jawad’s solution for a clean hydrocarbons sector? Himself

Preserving the heart of Mar Mikhael
The different faces of a gentrifying neighborhood

 

BANKING & FINANCE

The twisted tale of the Lebanese Canadian Bank
An old conflict and a lazy press corps

Rocky relations
More Arab banks are reporting interruptions in correspondent banking relations with Western institutions

Negative interest rates
A novelty in economic policy, they are unlikely to meet objectives

The Gulf after oil
Exploring alternative investment opportunities for the GCC

 

HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM

The spud kings
Lebanon’s chips producers turn potatoes into profit

When chips meet innovation
Biomass and Classic Burger Joint join the market

 

LAST WORD

We don’t need no explanations
As politicians iterate many words, nothing new gets put on the table

October 2016 table of contents

by Executive Staff
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EDITORIAL

Time to fight back


LEADERS
Making green affordable

Health kick


COVER STORY

Meet the megas


ECONOMICS & POLICY

It’s not easy being green

Selling a national oil company

Preserving the heart of Mar Mikhael


BANKING & FINANCE

The twisted tale of the Lebanese Canadian Bank

Rocky relations

Negative interest rates

The Gulf after oil


HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM

The spud kings

When chips meet innovation


LAST WORD

We don’t need no explanations