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  1. IMF calls for taxes on fuel, EDL restructuringRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: The International Monetary Fund recommended new taxes and an overhauling of the state-owned electricity sector to reduce the growing public debt and increase badly needed revenues. In its annual executive summary, the IMF team that recently visited Lebanon to assess the fiscal performance of the state reiterated that the authorities should find new alternatives to increase revenues and reduce spending.

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  2. More efforts needed to nurture US-Arab bank relationsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    ... by theUnion of Arab Banks and the U.S. Federal Reserve System in cooperation with the Banking Control Commission of Lebanon. Torbey warned that this policy could threaten the stability of some of these Arab banks and complicate trade finances ...

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  3. Central Bank scheme provides incentives to reduce pollutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Daily Star

    File - Minister Mohammad Machnouk speaks during a conference at the Serail in Beirut, Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015. BEIRUT: The Central Bank is working closely with the Environment Ministry and international organizations to promote environmental sustainability in Lebanon, Governor Riad Salameh said Tuesday at a workshop entitled "Subsidized Loans to Fight Environmental Pollution in Lebanon."

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  4. Arab-U.S. bank relations suffer despite good governanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Daily Star

    ... high cost of the application of compliance procedures," Joseph Torbey, the president of Association of Banks in Lebanon and chairman of World Union of Arab Bankers, told a two-day conference on banking regulatory and supervisory challenges which was ...

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  5. Camden County Man Gets Six Years for Selling Over a Million Dollars Worth of K-2Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KRMS-AM Osage Beach

    A Camden County man is headed to prison for distributing synthetic Marijuana also known as K-2. 36 year old Stephen Brian Reynolds of Camdenton was sentenced to 6 years in prison without parole after pleading guilty last summer to a scheme involving the distribution of over a million dollars of synthetic Marijuana from his Lebanon store, Lucky's Novelties.

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  6. Camdenton Man Sentenced for K2 Distribution at Lebanon StoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Kansas City InfoZine

    A Camdenton, MO, man was sentenced in federal court for a mail fraud scheme that involved the distribution of more than $1.2 million of synthetic marijuana, commonly referred to as K2, from a head shop in Lebanon, MO. Springfield, MO - infoZine - Stephen Brian Reynolds, 36, of Camdenton, MO, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Beth Phillips to six years in federal prison without parole.

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  7. Mr. C's Route Post goes up for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Route 66 News

    Mr. C's Route Post, a Route 66 souvenir shop in Lebanon, Missouri, has been put up for sale after the death several months ago of owner Scott Cameron. THIS MONEY MAKER HAS 1168 ft of Interstate frontage along with 2 entrances off old Route 66! OPPORTUNITIES ARE ENDLESS!! 4.82 acres hosts 2 metal buildings with metal roofs & on concrete slabs.

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  8. Gravois Mills Man Killed in Sunday Morning Accident After Walking onto the RoadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | KRMS-AM Osage Beach

    ... of Sunrise Beach. Cassidy was pronounced dead at the scene. The accident occurred on Highway 5, five miles north of Lebanon.

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  9. Family keeps Albert E. Brumley's classic gospel music alive and thrivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Examiner.com

    ... Gospel Music Sing , a four-day event featuring dozens of gospel performers and more than 20,000 fans, now held in Lebanon, Mo. For many years the company also ran a big arts and crafts fair, and hosted the Grand Ole Opry likes of Ernest Tubb, Little ...

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  10. Hezbollah-linked banker resigns, son takes over Middle East Africa BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Al Bawaba

    ... position of the U.S. Treasury. But liquidating the bank is not expected to happen anytime soon because most banks in Lebanon are not too keen to buy the assets of MEAB. "So far we did not receive any offer to buy the bank but the management will ...

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  11. Kassem Hejeij's son takes over MEABRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The Daily Star

    ... position of the U.S. Treasury. But liquidating the bank is not expected to happen anytime soon because most banks in Lebanon are not too keen to buy the assets of MEAB. "So far we did not receive any offer to buy the bank but the management will ...

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  12. Lebanon goes digitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | The Jewish Journal

    "Ironically everything that makes Lebanon a tough place to live makes it a good place for a start-up," quipped Nasri Atallah, a partner in the Lebanese media publishing firm Keeward. "There are a lot of very talented people who have few opportunities and are pushed into starting their own thing."

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  13. Alleged Hezbollah-linked banker may relinquish post to sonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2015 | The Daily Star

    ... support to Adham Tabaja and his affiliated companies in Iraq, Hejeij has helped open bank accounts for Hezbollah in Lebanon and provided credit to Hezbollah procurement companies. Hejeij has also invested in infrastructure that Hezbollah uses in ...

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  14. Lebanese businessman denies Washington allegations of Hezbollah linksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Al Bawaba

    ... but only in Lebanese currency. "We have been assured by Central Bank Governor Riad Salameh that MEAB operations in Lebanon are sound and that there is [no] intention to take any action against this bank," the lawyer said. "Hejeij is a smart ...

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  15. Rose Evelyn (Smith) MilesRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 14 | The Star Press

    ... to the late John F. and Delia Lucinda (Valentine) Smith. Rose married Leslie S. Miles on November 21, 1939 in Lebanon, Missouri. He precedes her in death on May 21, 1976. A longtime Hartford City resident, she was employed for years in numerous ...

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  16. Businessman denies Hezbollah linksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | The Daily Star

    ... but only in Lebanese currency. "We have been assured by Central Bank Governor Riad Salameh that MEAB operations in Lebanon are sound and that there is [no] intention to take any action against this bank," the lawyer said. "Hejeij is a smart ...

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  17. Link Union returns to Sibyl CenterRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 11 | Minot Daily News

    Link Union of Lebanon, Mo., playing American roots music, will be in concert Sunday at 3 p.m. at the Sibyl Center in Stanley. Their music is influenced by gospel, folk, Celtic, praise and worship, old-time, bluegrass, classical, classic country and new south styles of music.

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  18. Treasury has replacing $1B Eurobond well in handRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | The Daily Star

    ... successfully issued $2.2 billion in Eurobonds, the largest single foreign currency denominated bond issue in Lebanon's history. According to bankers, $500 million in Eurobonds will mature at the end of June and another $500 million will mature in ...

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  19. Bankmed aiming to double its size: HaririRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 3 | The Daily Star

    ... any merger among the leading 11 banks because this move would affect fair competition among all banks operating in Lebanon. "The local and regional political situation has induced the Central Bank to not support mergers among the leading banks as ...

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  20. Lebanese banks commit to choking terrorism fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    Central Bank governo rRiad Salameh reassured that Lebanese authorities are tightening measures to stamp out money laundering and terrorism funding. "Lebanon is fully committed to all international decisions and resolutions in terms of money laundering and terrorism funding.

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