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COP28 can be a catalyst for climate education in MENA

Arab News 09 Jun 2023
The Abdulla Al-Ghurair Foundation recognizes the significance of incorporating education into collaborative partnerships and supports initiatives that focus on green technologies, solar energy efficiency, and e-mobility in partnership with universities including the American University of Beirut.

Rising from the rubble: Beirut’s Sursock Museum to open its doors after 2020 Beirut Port blast

Arab News 19 Apr 2023
The museum has raised a total of $2,376,751 since the blast, with both the International Alliance for the Protection of Heritage in Conflict Areas and the French Ministry of Culture providing half a million dollars each, while Agenzia Italiana Per la Cooperazione allo Sviluppo (AICS) in partnership with UNESCO-Li Beirut providing $1million.

US defense secretary makes unannounced visit to Baghdad

Wtop 07 Mar 2023
BAGHDAD (AP) — U.S ... Gen ... “I’m here to reaffirm the U.S.-Iraq strategic partnership as we move toward a more secure, stable, and sovereign Iraq,” Austin tweeted upon arrival ... The U.S ... Austin said that he spoke with Iraqi leaders about the long term vision “for our defense partnership with Iraq, which will outlast Daesh.”. ___. Mroue reported from Beirut.

Mastercard And Network International Launch New Artificial Intelligence Fraud-Prevention Solution - Mid-East.Info

MENA FN 11 Feb 2023
(MENAFN - Mid-East.Info) Partnership addresses rising fraud, declines and chargebacks Beirut, Lebanon – Mastercard today announced that it is partnering with Network International, the leading ... .

UN, German bank open new fish market in Lebanon to support fishermen 03 Feb 2023
BEIRUT, Feb. 3 (Xinhua) -- The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in partnership with Germany's KfW Development Bank, opened on Friday a new fish market in the northern ...

Life Molecular Imaging and Advanced Medical Support Announce Partnership for the Production of Florbetaben (18F) ...

Ellensburg Daily Record 26 Jan 2023
... partnership and licensing agreement providing AMS with rights to have Florbetaben (18F) manufactured at the American University of Beirut Medical Centre (AUBMC) and to distribute the tracer in Lebanon, Jordan and other countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA).

Trade minister lauds “historical” ties between Egypt, Lebanon

Egypt Independent 19 Dec 2022
The meeting took up means of boosting economic cooperation between Cairo and Beirut, Samir said, noting that this could be done through using the potentials of both Arab countries to establish investment partnerships that serve the best interests of both peoples and economies.

Beyond2020 Initiative Lights Up Community in Beirut

Algeria Times 16 Dec 2022
Commenting on the installation in Lebanon, Thomas Samuel, President of Sunna Design, said, “As a company specialising in the design and manufacturing of smart solar lighting solutions, we are proud to leverage our deep capabilities and strong partnerships to contribute to this deployment in Lebanon.

Inditex sells Russian business to Middle Eastern Daher Group

Reuters 25 Oct 2022
Inditex closed its over 500 stores in Russia in March following Moscow's invasion of Ukraine on Feb. 24 and subsequent Western sanctions ... The Lebanese Daher family runs Beirut-headquartered retail company Azadea, which has had a partnership with Zara in the Middle East since 1998 and works with other major global brands ... Our Standards ... Gallery.

Lebanon sets up council to help its businessmen in Kuwait

Xinhua 18 Oct 2022
The council was founded by Beirut's Chamber of Commerce, Industry, and Agriculture with the goal of fostering cooperation and partnership between the two countries' private sectors, said Mohammad ...

Israel’s Karish Gas Field: Diplomatic Opportunity or Casus Belli?

The Washington Institute 20 Sep 2022
Seven experts examine how the fraught decision to start production might affect Beirut’s negotiating stance, Hezbollah’s military calculus, U.S.-Israel relations, and other factors ... Beirut knows that failing to reach a deal would cause internal backlash, since the country’s economy cannot afford more tensions with the international community.

How Abdullah Al Ghurair Foundation for Education empowers Emirati, Arab youth

Gulf News 08 Sep 2022
New partnerships. New strategic partnerships were also agreed, such as the American University of Beirut launching the Abdulla Al Ghurair Hub for Digital Teaching and Learning last year, to strengthen the education systems that break down barriers to Higher Education.

UAE: 25,000 youth over 20 countries to be empowered by organisation by 2025

Khaleejtimes 08 Sep 2022
... and authentic partnerships ... New strategic partnerships were also agreed, such as the American University of Beirut launching the Abdulla Al Ghurair Hub for Digital Teaching and Learning last year, to strengthen the education systems that break down barriers to Higher Education.

US envoy pushes Lebanon-Israel talks over maritime dispute

Arab News 01 Aug 2022
BEIRUT ...Special Presidential Coordinator for the Partnership for Global Infrastructure and Investment Amos Hochstein will travel to Beirut July 31 to discuss sustainable solutions to Lebanon’s energy crisis, including the Biden Administration’s commitment to facilitating negotiations between Lebanon and Israel on the maritime boundary.

UN agency, Beirut municipality to further Beirut's urban development 02 Jun 2022
BEIRUT, June 2 (Xinhua) -- The United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) said Thursday that it signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the municipality of Beirut to expand their existing partnership for the city's urban development.

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