Category Archives: Business
Everybody is talking about this incredible consumer reaction towards iPhone 5. I consider it logical, Apple knew how to tease it’s customers specially while launching the iPhone 4S. At that time everybody thought iPhone 5 was going to be launched, so they boosted the suspense till the 12th of September 2012.
The European Central Bank has stopped providing liquidity to some Greek banks as they have not been successfully recapitalized, the ECB said on Wednesday, confirming news earlier reported exclusively by Reuters.
The Consumer Price Index rose by 3.4 percent in February 2012 compared to the same period last year while inflation was up 0.8 percent since January 2012, according to figures released Wednesday by the Central Administration of Statistics.
Gasoline prices rose by LL700, Diesel by LL200 while gas prices dropped by LL200.
The Telecoms Ministry offered a piece of real estate it owns in Dikwaneh to the Information Ministry so it can be used to establish a “Media and Smart City,” the National News Agency reported.
Energy Minister Gebran Bassil agreed on the fuel prices list for this week, adding that the price of 20 liters of gasoline will be increased by 500 LL.
Forbes magazine’s annual survey of the world’s billionaires for 2012 included on its list six people from Lebanon, – four members from the Hariri family and two members of the Mikati family.
The Public Works and Transportation Ministry is set to operate 27 additional buses across Greater Beirut, a statement issued Friday said, as a law removing VAT on gasoil and diesel became effective.