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Central Bank to crack down on shadow banking

Lebanon’s Central Bank is contemplating new lending regulations in a bid to crack down on shadow banking, according to senior bankers who participated in a seminar held in Beirut Friday.

Central Bank to crack down on shadow banking

Lebanon’s Central Bank is contemplating new lending regulations in a bid to crack down on shadow banking, according to senior bankers who participated in a seminar held in Beirut Friday.

Abu Dhabi’s Eagle Hills said building Egypt city

Eagle Hills, an Abu Dhabi-based developer of international projects, plans to build a new city near Cairo with a large number of homes for low- and middle-income buyers, according to two people with knowledge of the matter.

Support for a vital force

Logistical and financial support to the Army is obviously vital right now, as it battles militants on the border with Syria, but it also crucial that it receives widespread backing from all sectors of Lebanon’s political establishment.

Support for a vital force

Logistical and financial support to the Army is obviously vital right now, as it battles militants on the border with Syria, but it also crucial that it receives widespread backing from all sectors of Lebanon’s political establishment.

Ahed move six points clear at the top

Ahed opened a six-point gap at the top of the table Friday after coming from behind to defeat Tadamon Sour 2-1 in matchday 16 of the Lebanese Premier League.

Ahed move six points clear at the top

Ahed opened a six-point gap at the top of the table Friday after coming from behind to defeat Tadamon Sour 2-1 in matchday 16 of the Lebanese Premier League.

McLaren sure Alonso will be fit for first race

McLaren chief executive Ron Dennis has insisted that Fernando Alonso should be ready to race at the opening Grand Prix of the season in Australia despite spending three nights in hospital following a crash in testing last week.

Riyadi aim to avenge humiliating loss

All eyes will be on Manara Stadium Sunday as Riyadi host arch-rivals Sagesse, looking to gain derby bragging rights in the regular season’s final round of the Lebanese Basketball League.

De Villiers smashes S. Africa to record win

AB de Villiers confirmed his status as the most destructive batsman in cricket with a magnificent unbeaten 162 from just 66 balls to lead South Africa to a record 257-run victory over West Indies in the World Cup Friday.

Nimble 2-Series injects fun back in BMW

If I’ve learned anything since we first introduced The Daily Star’s automotive fixtures several months ago, it’s that test-driving new cars would be impossible without the support of many people.

Dominica adventure, Barbados relaxation

“Are you sure this is the right way?” I asked, my leg flailing to find another crevice in the tree knots below me. Luca, my husband, responded with a grunt – not very reassuring.

Deceptive smiles and dangerous masks

A florid man with a wide, red smile bristling with teeth and a beard unaccompanied by a moustache proudly clutches the phallic gold silhouette of the World Cup trophy in both hands.

Deceptive smiles and dangerous masks

A florid man with a wide, red smile bristling with teeth and a beard unaccompanied by a moustache proudly clutches the phallic gold silhouette of the World Cup trophy in both hands.