An editorial investigation into how the vested financial interests of Lebanese bankers and politicians are one and the same.
Why illegal cross-border commerce is so hard to stop.
The Great Sell-Off: How Lebanon’s banking sector sold off the country’s financial future to foreign interests
An investigation by Badil reveals previously unknown details of Lebanon’s Eurobond default and how the banking sector manipulated it to facilitate billions of dollars in foreign transfers.
The ten-year contract to operate the Beirut Port’s container terminal looks to be just the beginning of collective erasure and return to the status quo.
Eliminating National Oil Dependence Will Clear Out Conflicts Of Interest.
How A Clandestine Plan Is Forcing The Lebanese People To Pay For A Banking Crisis Created By Elites.
How And Why Lebanon’s Non-Domestic Migrant Workers Are Trapped In A System Of Labour Exploitation.
Holding those in power to account will be no simple task, given Lebanon’s notorious culture of impunity in the construction sector.
This special report investigates the economic interests served by Lebanese recruitment of foreign domestic workers, thousands of whom are hired every year.
How Lebanon’s Politicians and Banks Constructed a Regulated Ponzi Scheme That Ran the Country’s Economy into the Ground.