Latest News for: Lebanon waste


PSC-POC seek LGU support for SEAG prep

Journal Online 15 Apr 2021
THE Philippine Sports Commission and the Philippine Olympic Committee has agreed to seek the help of local government units on the preparation of Team Philippines for the 31st Southeast Asian Games to be held in Vietnam ... BEIRUT (AFP) - Lebanon’s leadership faced growing rage after a massive explosion laid waste to large parts of central Beirut, ... .

Lebanon: inflation could have risen to 275% without intervention

Middle East Monitor 14 Apr 2021
The bank also said that the government must come up with a plan for subsidies quickly to prevent wasting the country's reserves.

US envoy presses Lebanon leaders to form govt

The New Arab 14 Apr 2021
David Hale has urged Lebanon’s leaders to form a government and help stabilise the crippled economy ... This is Hale's second visit to Lebanon since an enormous explosion at Beirut's port on August 4 killed more than 200 people, laid waste to much of the capital and forced the cabinet of outgoing premier Hassan Diab to resign.

Lebanon’s Central Bank says its intervention contained inflation at 84%

Metro USA 14 Apr 2021
It said Lebanon faced a dangerous situation and warned of “social and economic” consequences of any delay in acting.

Eight Months After the Beirut Blast, Lebanon is Still a Toxic Wasteland

Vice 13 Apr 2021
The truth is, when it comes to toxic chemicals, Lebanon’s been a disaster for decades – from the dumping of European waste to the country’s own prolific polluters to the daily offal of everyday citizens.  ... local waste management issues.  .

Oregon budget hearings start this week. Here's how to participate.

Polk County Itemiser-Observer 13 Apr 2021
Oregon residents can testify about the state's upcoming two-year budget during online hearings that begin this week ... The state budget is usually among the last set of bills passed during the odd-numbered year session ... The other hearings are.. CD2 ... Softstar Kicks Off Zero-Waste Packaging on Earth Day. This article originally ran on

Oregon Legislature lurches into second half of 2021 session

Polk County Itemiser-Observer 13 Apr 2021
Disease, dysfunction, and deadlines are challenging the Oregon Legislature as it starts the second half of the 2021 session. Friday was the 80th day of the 160 days the Oregon constitution allows lawmakers to meet this year ... ... ... ... 19 ... Gov ... Softstar Kicks Off Zero-Waste Packaging on Earth Day. This article originally ran on ....

Researchers conclude what drives food waste in college cafeterias

Atlanta Journal 07 Apr 2021
An expert team of researchers from schools including Rice University, Stanford University, Lebanon Valley College and several University of California campuses has concluded what pushes food waste in college university cafeterias — how much food they put on their plates, their ...

Lebanon’s central bank agrees to give A&M info for audit — finance ministry

Arab News 06 Apr 2021
Lebanon’s finance ministry said the central bank agreed ... The audit, which hit a roadblock last year, is a key condition for foreign aid that Lebanon badly needs as it grapples with a financial collapse rooted in decades of waste and graft.

Variety of programs to celebrate Earth Day in Jaffrey

The Keene Sentinel 05 Apr 2021
This year’s Earth Day speaker is Marc Morgan, former State Recycling Director and current Solid Waste Manager for the City of Lebanon ... He will show how to compost, keeping large quantities of food waste out of landfills and turning it into high-quality soil.

Lebanon's Finance Minister: Country Must Ration Subsidies Before Reserves Run Out

Voa News 03 Apr 2021
Lebanon's caretaker Finance Minister Ghazi Wazni said Friday that the country would run out of money to fund basic imports by the end of May ... The cost of wasting time is very high ... Wazni’s announcement came after Lebanon's Parliament on Monday approved a $200 million loan to pay for fuel for the country's electricity company.

Lebanon must ration subsidies before reserves run out — finance minister

Arab News 02 Apr 2021
BEIRUTLebanon will run out of money to fund basic imports by the end of May and delays in launching a plan to reduce subsidies are costing $500 million a month, the caretaker finance minister, Ghazi Wazni, said. As Lebanon’s economy ... The cost of wasting time is very high.

Lebanon's central bank says it will discuss forensic audit with Alvarez & Marsal on April 6

Arab News 01 Apr 2021
... have demanded before helping Lebanon out of its grave financial crisis, rooted in decades of state waste and corruption.

Catching up with Mustang alumni athletes

Marietta Daily Journal 27 Mar 2021
Lindsey McCurdy missed her freshman year of college softball when the COVID pandemic shut down spring sports at Lebanon Valley. The West Perry grad has wasted no time making up for that lost season. On March 15, McCurdy, an exercise ... .

'Nuclear' material being stored in south Lebanon, PM says

The National 26 Mar 2021
Authorities will need to deal cautiously with "dangerous chemical material" that has been stored in southern Lebanon for decades, caretaker Prime Minister Hassan Diab said on Friday ... Lebanon announces six-month extension of general mobilisation period. Lebanon declared 'hunger hotspot' by humanitarian organisations.