Psychological impact of COVID-19 and how to beat it

05/27/2020

The lockdown due to the coronavirus may have seemed fine at the beginning. Stay at home for a couple of weeks? Have more time to focus on yourself? Spend more time with the family? Finally fix your closet? It all sounded somehow ideal first. However, as the situation is worsening all around the glob...

Twitter staff to work from home permanently

05/22/2020

Amid the spread of the deadly coronavirus worldwide, most people have found themselves working from home in order to stick with the imposed safety protocols. However, working remotely has gained immense popularity within the last few months showing great results within companies who have been able t...

Lebanon declares 4-day shutdown amid spikes

05/13/2020

Lebanon has slowly started lifting its lockdown last week which was part of a long-term plan constituting 5 different stages, aimed at slowly easing restrictions rather than lifting the lockdown all at once. This decision was made based on data that have documented major success in Lebanon regard...

How to survive law school-A guide for first year students

05/07/2020

Start outlining for each class from the very first day. Doing an outline for each class is the best road map you could use to guide you through studying. It is considered to be the world’s best study tool. An outline is basically a summary of your entire class, which will be outlining the m...

Contact tracing system developed by Apple and Google to combat the virus

05/06/2020

Apple and Google have collaborated to come up with a contact tracing software. Both Apple and Google, who are merely rivals in the technology field, have declared in April 2020 that they would cooperate together for the purpose of helping the government track the spread of COVID-19 through the use o...

New normal for fast food chains in china

05/04/2020

The new normal for many fast food restaurants in china is looking ahead of the whole world. Here are a few instances of what has been happening in China right now: KFC is now doing standard temperature customer check. As for Giant ordering screen in several fast food chains, customers are request...

Lebanon gradually lifting the lock-down

05/04/2020

Lebanon has been on a proper lockdown for a good two months now, with restaurants being closed, curfews being enforced and several measures adopted for the purpose of minimizing the spread of the virus; which Lebanon has been able to control. The Lebanese government has declared that as of the we...

How to work/study from home

04/30/2020

If you’re working or studying from home due to the coronavirus outbreak and you feel like you’re about to go out of your mind, we got you covered. Here are a few tips that can help you get through the day and remain sane. It is completely normal for people to struggle with work in the...

The impact of COVID-19 on the banking industry in Lebanon

04/23/2020

COVID-19 is nowhere near vanishing as the world is still trying to figure out its extent of threat, causing even further disruptions by the minute on all day to day operations and industries, one of which includes our finances and the banking industry. Albeit Lebanon has been going through major eco...

Drop in oil prices, new world record

04/21/2020

As the world is witnessing one of the biggest global economic drops in all times, US oil documents a negative number for the first time in history. The price of oil has been on its way down ever since the coronavirus outbreak, but recording a negative number is a new world record. Does that mean the...