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Lebanese electoral law 2017: Full text in English 

After years of wrangling, Lebanese lawmakers passed a new vote law in June that will govern the parliamentary elections slated for Spring/Summer 2018. The move marks a major step forward for the country, as political work had ground to a halt while lawmakers focused solely on agreeing the final text.

Lebanon’s oil and gas exploration: What’s next? 

Earlier this year, Lebanon signed its first offshore oil and gas exploration and production agreement for two of Lebanon’s 10 offshore blocks with a consortium of France’s Total, Italy’s Eni and Russia’s Novatek, with drilling expected to start in 2019.

Lebanon’s oil and gas exploration: What’s next? 

Earlier this year, Lebanon signed its first offshore oil and gas exploration and production agreement for two of Lebanon’s 10 offshore blocks with a consortium of France’s Total, Italy’s Eni and Russia’s Novatek, with drilling expected to start in 2019.

Nadal romps to 11th Monte Carlo crown

Rafael Nadal romped to a record-extending 11th Monte Carlo Masters title by brushing aside an outclassed Kei Nishikori in Sunday’s final to retain the world No. 1 ranking.

Heat put on ice as 76ers advance

The Philadelphia 76ers advanced to the second round of the NBA Eastern Conference playoffs on Tuesday, defeating the Miami Heat 104-91 to seal a 4-1 series victory.

Beware Hamilton fightback, Rosberg warns

Lewis Hamilton’s Formula One rivals should beware the backlash because the four-time world champion’s dip in form will not last long, his former Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg has warned.

Sony teases varied slate at CinemaCon

Sony Pictures Entertainment Chairman Tom Rothman assured theater owners Monday that his studio is dedicated to appealing to a range of audiences – from global franchises to family films, action pics and comedies, to Quentin Tarantino’s Leonardo DiCaprio-Brad Pitt film “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.”

Asian elephants at risk from demand for skin

A report by a British-based conservation group says rising Chinese demand for products made from elephant skin is driving poaching and posing a greater threat to Asia’s wild herds than the ivory trade.

Asian elephants at risk from demand for skin

A report by a British-based conservation group says rising Chinese demand for products made from elephant skin is driving poaching and posing a greater threat to Asia’s wild herds than the ivory trade.

Does alcohol lead to PMS?

Researchers reported a link Monday between PMS and drinking alcohol, but could not conclude whether premenstrual suffering causes women to hit the bottle or the other way round.

Google overhauls Gmail to lure businesses away from Microsoft

Alphabet Inc's Google unveiled on Wednesday its first Gmail redesign since 2013, capping what the company says was an expensive overhaul two years in the making to adopt security and offline functionality and better resemble Microsoft Outlook.

Medco Lays Down Groundwork for Electric Culture 

With the world slowly but surely embracing the electric car culture in an attempt to rein in harmful emissions, it was only going to be a matter of time before that mindset began making inroads into our own country.