More Editorials

  • Curtail the cartels 

    Syndicates controlling three vital sectors of the Lebanese economy - fuel, flour and medicine - are behaving like cartels and holding the country to ransom.

  • Middle East first 

    When asked about U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to abandon Kurdish allies in Syria by pulling American troops out as Turkey prepares to invade, former...

  • Enduring friendship 

    The visit to the UAE by Prime Minister Saad Hariri, who is heading a delegation of half a dozen ministers, marks the start of a concerted effort to revitalize...

  • Damaging distraction 

    At such a delicate moment, extracting the country from this economic mess must be every politician’s No. 1 priority.

  • Disruptive elements 

    It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to realize we’re in an economic crisis; the writing is on the wall.