Adonis Empire in Canada

Jamil Cheaib, president and co-owner of Marché Adonis, made his dream come true with his ambition and perseverance. It is quite impressive to meet Jamil Cheaib, the giant behind the mega-success story of Marché Adonis founded in Montreal in 1979. Cheaib is president and co-owner of the highly established and colossal ethnic food retailer specializing […]

Roberto Khatlab Sharing Insights on Lebanese Emigration to Brazil

Roberto Khatlab is the director of the Latin American Studies and Cultures Center (LASCC) at the Holy Spirit University of Kaslik. Khatlab has written 22 books, published in Brazil and in Lebanon, in Portuguese, Arabic, French, English and Spanish. His last book was published in 2015, in Portuguese (and is in the process of translation […]

Let’s Together Make Lebanon Great Again

The first Lebanese Member of Parliament in South Africa,  Michael  Louis, was born to be a visionary and to make a difference. He studied law and headed up  some of South Africa’s great corporate property companies before accepting a call to politics at the start of the Mandela  era when he served in government. He […]

Salzburg Academy on Media and Global Change

   Salzburg Academy bring together students from different universities and helps in developing a network of  people helping  each other on multiple levels. It’s  a breath of fresh  air, in every sense. Nestled on  a lakeside just outside the old town, the Schloss Leopoldskron in  Salzburg, is home to the Salzburg Global Seminar, which facilitates […]

Lebanon’s Shining Star Broadcasting From Berlin

When it comes to success stories of the Lebanese diaspora, Berlin-based news host and video journalist Jaafar Abdul Karim fits the bill perfectly. Arriving in Dresden, Germany, in 2002 to study media computer science, Jaafar Abdul Karim never thought he would stay in Europe longer than his degree. Instead he has surprised even himself, having […]

LERC: A treasure trove on Lebanese migration at NDU

A view of the Lebanese Emigration Research Center, which preserves the heritage of those who have migrated from, to, and through Lebanon. Countries like the United States, Australia and most of Latin America have become global nations largely due to the in gathering of emigrants from around the world, whether the tired, the poor, the hungry and the yearning to be […]