Zahle


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Zahle

 

a city in Lebanon, the administrative center of the Bekaa Muhafaza (governorate) . Population, 57,600 (1964). A railroad and highway link the city with Beirut. Zahle has summer resorts and vineyards.

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Summary: Two suspected members of a car theft gang alleged to have transported stolen vehicles bound for Syria have been arrested in Zahle, the Internal Security Forces said Tuesday.
NNA - Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Minister, Gebran Bassil, said Sunday that "many projects for Zahle were raised by the Change and Reform Parliamentary Bloc to the Council of Ministers, included within its large investment plan, but the capabilities are few and what helps us is to be united and not to obstruct each other's work.
Lebanese Volvo Construction Equipment (CE) dealer, Amtrac, has delivered an L110F wheel loader as part of an upgrade to the waste disposal systems in Lebanon's Zahle municipality, following a competitive tender that concluded in January 2016.
Summary: Malek Sons Metal, a manufacturer of prefabricated houses and hangars, would open a factory in Zahle in the summer of 2016.
To develop factory in the industrial zone of Zahle.
Summary: What seemed like a distant dream for many Lebanese since the end of a 15-year bloody civil war in 1990 has become today a reality for the residents of Zahle and neighboring villages in the Bekaa region.
Aid coordinator at the Red Cross Yousif Butrus on his part noted that there are currently 165 refugee camps in Zahle and its suburbs, adding that conditions had worsened due to the recent snow storm which hit Lebanon.
Beirut, March 27 (BNA) -- An explosion took place next to the Church of Our Lady in Zahle industrial zone at around 5 am Lebanon time , and led to damages to a number of vehicles in the area, in addition to damage to some nearby houses.
The town of Zahle observed an official day of mourning amid tension yesterday, with political leaders trading blame after two activists were shot dead at the opening of a Phalange headquarters.
A bomb explosion seriously wounded the police chief of south Lebanon yesterday as he was driving through the city of Zahle.
Summary: At least four school students were injured Wednesday when a driver slammed his car into a group of children in the east Lebanon town of Zahle.
NNA - Minister of Justice, Salim Jreissati, on Thursday visited Zahle's Justice Palace to announce a donation presented by the Municipality of Zahle and Chairman of Zahle Electricity Company Board of Directors, Engineer Asaad Nakd, to refurbish and mechanize the Palace of Justice in the city of Zahle.