Category: Lebanon travel news

Lebanon Travel & Tourism News for visitors. Lebanon, officially known as the Lebanese Republic, is a country in Western Asia. It is bordered by Syria to the north and east and Israel to the south, while Cyprus is west across the Mediterranean Sea.

Airbus delivers third A321neo aircraft to Middle East Airlines
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Airbus delivers third A321neo aircraft to Middle East Airlines

mm Harry S. Johnson- October 9, 2020

Middle East Airlines (MEA) has taken delivery of Airbus’ A320 Family aircraft with manufacturer serial number 10,000. MSN10,000 is the ... Read More

Airbus Foundation delivers humanitarian aid to Beirut
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Airbus Foundation delivers humanitarian aid to Beirut

mm Harry S. Johnson- September 15, 2020

Immediately after the recent blast in Beirut, Lebanon, Airbus provided satellite imagery to analyse the damage and helped government analysts, ... Read More

Emirates is taking a stand with Lebanon: Cargo Airbridge initiated
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Emirates is taking a stand with Lebanon: Cargo Airbridge initiated

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 13, 2020

In the wake of the Port of Beirut explosions which have devastated many parts of Lebanon's capital city, Emirates is ... Read More

Unfolding terror attack in Lebanon?  Port and Beirut Airport
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Unfolding terror attack in Lebanon? Port and Beirut Airport

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 4, 2020

A terror attack may be unfolding in Lebanon.  A massive explosion shook Lebanon's capital Beirut wounding a number of people ... Read More

Economics rule reopening travel to Dubai, Egypt, Lebanon, Qatar, Tunisia despite epidemic?
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Economics rule reopening travel to Dubai, Egypt, Lebanon, Qatar, Tunisia despite epidemic?

The Media Line The Media Line- July 25, 2020

Arab countries, particularly those heavily dependent on tourism such as Dubai, Egypt, and Lebanon, are taking different approaches when loosening ... Read More

Pope Francis Aids Lebanon Youth: Sends $200,000 for Scholarships
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Pope Francis Aids Lebanon Youth: Sends $200,000 for Scholarships

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- May 16, 2020

Pope Francis arranged for an extraordinary intervention for Lebanon affected by "a serious crisis" and poverty, thinking in particular of ... Read More

Lebanon reducing flights to Iran due to Coronavirus
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Lebanon reducing flights to Iran due to Coronavirus

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 23, 2020

Lebanon is reducing flights from Beirut to Teheran and other Cities with confirmed cases of coronavirus. Two Iranian airlines, Iran ... Read More

Travel warning for Lebanon: UAE, Saudi Arabia, USA among other countries
Travel Safety & Emergencies

Travel warning for Lebanon: UAE, Saudi Arabia, USA among other countries

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 18, 2019

Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates were among countries that are now warning their citizens from traveling to Lebanon. ... Read More

UAE citizens ready to visit Lebanon again
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UAE citizens ready to visit Lebanon again

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- October 8, 2019

The United Arab Emirates says it will allow its citizens to again go to Lebanon, ending a yearslong ban on ... Read More

Airways New Zealand opens advanced air traffic control (ATC) simulation facility in Beirut, Lebanon
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Airways New Zealand opens advanced air traffic control (ATC) simulation facility in Beirut, Lebanon

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 25, 2019

In a milestone ceremony held in Beirut yesterday, Airways New Zealand and the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) Lebanon officially opened ... Read More

Travelers excited about faster transit at Beirut–Rafic Hariri International Airport
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Travelers excited about faster transit at Beirut–Rafic Hariri International Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 19, 2019

Beirut airport has introduced new procedures allowing foreign travelers to skip time-consuming arrival and departure cards. The new measure was ... Read More

Middle East Airlines orders four Airbus A321XLRs
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Middle East Airlines orders four Airbus A321XLRs

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 17, 2019

Middle East Airlines (MEA), the flag carrier of Lebanon, has signed a firm order for four A321XLRs, making it the ... Read More

Beirut Airport expansion: Curing crowds and a system failure
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Beirut Airport expansion: Curing crowds and a system failure

editor editor- June 15, 2019

Last summer, Beirut Rafik Hariri International Airport made headlines when passengers were stuck in lines for hours on end as ... Read More

Lebanon crowned the most beautiful wedding destination in the Middle East
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Lebanon crowned the most beautiful wedding destination in the Middle East

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 3, 2019

At an international event held in Dubai, Lebanon was crowned the most beautiful in the Middle East, as Chateau Rweiss ... Read More

Dubai to Beirut on Emirates: Why 5 Million Passengers love it?
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Dubai to Beirut on Emirates: Why 5 Million Passengers love it?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 18, 2018

Dubai based Emirates Airlines has been operating in Lebanon for more than 27 years and in celebration of 5 Million ... Read More

Lebanese town attracts tourists with female cops in mini shorts
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Lebanese town attracts tourists with female cops in mini shorts

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 22, 2018

Attractive young policewomen in black mini-shorts and red berets are patrolling the streets in the Lebanese town of Broummana as ... Read More

Kuwait Airways halts all flights to Beirut over “serious security warnings”
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Kuwait Airways halts all flights to Beirut over “serious security warnings”

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 12, 2018

Kuwait Airways, the country’s national carrier, has announced it will cease all flights to Beirut starting Thursday. The decision was ... Read More

Lebanon joins the 21st century, abolishes ‘marry your rapist’ law
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Lebanon joins the 21st century, abolishes ‘marry your rapist’ law

mm Chief Assignment Editor- August 16, 2017

Lebanon on Wednesday joined other Arab nations in abolishing a law that lets rapists escape punishment if they marry their ... Read More

Etihad Abu Dhabi – Beirut now also on Dreamliner B787
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Etihad Abu Dhabi – Beirut now also on Dreamliner B787

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 25, 2017

Etihad Airways today introduced the Boeing 787-9 on its scheduled daily service from Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United ... Read More

Profit Grows at Beirut Hotels as Demand Thrives in Q1 2017
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Profit Grows at Beirut Hotels as Demand Thrives in Q1 2017

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 11, 2017

Hotels in Beirut, Lebanon have a had a strong start to the year, recording a 21.0 per cent year-on-year increase ... Read More

Profit Drops As Amman Hotels Struggle to Contain Costs
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Profit Drops As Amman Hotels Struggle to Contain Costs

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 11, 2017

Despite recording a 1.0 per cent increase in total revenue this month, hotels in Amman suffered a 6.1 per cent ... Read More