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  1. University of Saint Francis Receives Major Gift for Downtown OperationsRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2015 | WJOL-AM Joliet

    The University of Saint Francis has received a naming gift, from the Robert W Plaster Foundation in Lebanon, Missouri, to name USF's Downtown Joliet Mode Theatre Building as the Robert W Plaster Free Enterprize center. University president Dr Arvid Johnson stated that this also includes USF's business incubater, already up and running with the inclusion of one student business.

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  2. Lebanon to slap taxes on imported goodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | The Daily Star

    ... indicators - including the increase of the public debt to $60 billion and the decline in industrial exports - on Lebanon's economy. Lebanese industrial exports plunged by some 9.2 percent in the first eight months of 2014 compared to the same period ...

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  3. Khalil: EDL's deficit set to drop by up to $500MRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | The Daily Star

    ... some of the reports by international rating agencies. Some of these agencies have maintained a stable outlook for Lebanon while [only] one of them sent a negative signal due to the current political crisis in the country," he said. Khalil disclosed ...

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  4. Eldon Man Arrested In Laclede CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | KRMS-AM Osage Beach

    An Eldon man is behind bars on drug charges following a routine traffic stop this week. 47 year old Walter Shoemaker of Eldon and another suspect, 26 year old Charles Robbins of Lebanon are in the Laclede County jail after being arrested for felony possession of a controlled substance.

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  5. Leslie R. OberlinRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | DigitalBURG

    ... by Warrensburg Veterans of Foreign Wars, Post 2513 and American Legion, Post 131. Les was born Sept. 9, 1942, in Lebanon, Missouri, the son of Ray H. and Mary K. Oberlin. Following graduation from high school, he enlisted in the United States Navy ...

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  6. Lebanon's Labor Lull: Lebanese youth feel pinch of unemployment...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Al Bawaba

    Lebanon's Labor Lull: Lebanese youth feel pinch of unemployment crisis, not helped by Syria refugee influx or Gulf blocks According to a recent report by the International Labor Organization, "World of Work Report 2014: Developing with Jobs," there is a global job crisis, and the crisis is especially acute among the youth. More than 200 million people are globally unemployed today, with the unemployment rate of those under 25 two to three times higher than the average.

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  7. Lebanese banks on the straight and narrow, complying with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Al Bawaba

    ... three major banks. "I didn't panic when Moody's rating agency downgraded the Lebanese banks and sovereign bonds of Lebanon. With all due respect to Moody's, the other leading rating agencies such as Standard & Poor's maintained the stable outlook ...

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  8. Youth and unemployment in LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | The Daily Star

    ... concludes, "the jobs gap is getting wider not narrower." Perhaps nowhere is this situation more represented than in Lebanon. Lebanon is currently facing a critical unemployment situation, compounded by political instability both at the regional and ...

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  9. Salameh mulls licensing bourse for SMEsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | The Daily Star

    ... including the issuance of a circular aimed at creating synergy between the banks and the knowledge sector in Lebanon. "So far, $150 million has been allocated by banks to support funds, accelerators and startup companies," he said, adding that BDL ...

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  10. Syrian civil war has cost Lebanon $20 billion - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | The Times of Israel

    A Syrian refugee woman and her son peel potatoes outside their tent, at a refugee camp in the eastern Lebanese Town of Al-Faour near the border with Syria, Lebanon, Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014. Nearly four years of civil war in Syria have cost its tiny neighbor Lebanon more than 20 billion dollars , the social affairs minister told AFP on Monday.

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  11. Stable currency, low inflation shield economy: Lebanon bank governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Central Bank governor Riad Salameh speaks during an interview in Beirut, Monday, Sept. 16, 2013.

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  12. Anelik Bank Faces No Problems With Liquidity Amid National Dram...Read the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | Groong

    ... liquidity amid the national dram hyper-devaluation due to the financial support of its owner, Credit Bank S.A.L. (Lebanon), Nerses Karamanukyan, Chairman of Anelik Bank Board, told ArmInfo. "The latest uneasy situation in the financial market of ...

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  13. Economists project 2 pct GDP growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: Economists are projecting around 2 percent GDP growth in Lebanon for 2015, while citing several factors that may push it higher despite long-standing political and security crises. "The drop in oil prices from $120 to $60 and below will probably help Lebanon's balance of payments and reduce the budget deficit," former Finance Minister Jihad Azour said.

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  14. Anelik Bank faces no problems with liquidity amid national dram...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | ARMINFO news agency

    ... liquidity amid the national dram hyper-devaluation due to the financial support of its owner, Credit Bank S.A.L. (Lebanon), Nerses Karamanukyan, Chairman of Anelik Bank Board, told ArmInfo. "The latest uneasy situation in the financial market of ...

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  15. Analysts play down Moody's downgradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: Moody's downgrading of the long-term deposits of Lebanon's top three banks will have little impact on their performance, but may diminish foreign investment in Lebanese government bonds, bankers and economists said. Moody's Wednesday downgraded the long-term deposit ratings of Bank Audi, BLOM Bank and Byblos Bank to B2 from B1, one day after the ratings agency also downgraded Lebanon's government bond ratings to B2 from B1.

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  16. Christmas Tree Farms Thinning in MissouriRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2014 | Joplin

    Christmas Tree Farms Thinning in Missouri. Linda Ong. Eric Redus. 12/16/2014 06:53 PM. 12/16/2014 07:00 PM. Christmas tree farm. LEBANON, Mo. -- The number of Christmas tree farms in the Ozarks has thinned. It's a trend both in Missouri and across the ... (Read full article)

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  17. Fast start carries Lebanon past Joplin boysRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | Joplin

    LEBANON, Mo. -- Connor Hicks scored 19 points and led Lebanon to a 68-52 victory against Joplin in an Ozark Conference game Monday night.

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  18. Bank of Beirut hedges on overseas growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: The Bank of Beirut, as in the case of most leading banks in Lebanon, is keen to strengthen its presence abroad, most notably in Australia, in a bid to diversify its sources of income. In February 2011, it acquired 85 percent of Laiki Bank Ltd. for $420 million in a bid to tap into the large market, which also has a big Lebanese community.

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  19. BLOM sees reasons for consolidationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: A difficult operating environment and the cost of compliance with FATCA will offer incentives for banks to merge, according to a report by BLOM Bank on mergers and acquisitions. "The difficult operating environment in local and regional markets, combined with the lack of investment opportunities in Lebanon and the cost of maintaining high levels of liquidity, makes it harder for banks to create profits and gives them an incentive to engage in consolidation activities," the report said.

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  20. Lebanese corporations urged to contribute to social programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: Corporations should adopt a more holistic approach when it comes to the implementation of socially responsible business practices, said experts at the fourth annual CSR Lebanon Forum. The two-day forum, which kicked off Monday at the Phoenicia Hotel in Beirut, under the patronage of Central Bank Governor Riad Salameh, attracted more than 700 participants, including CSR consultants, bankers, businessmen, academics and university students.

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