Data Protection: A Necessity in Today’s Digital Era

Data Protection

Data Protection & Privacy: A Necessity in Today’s Digital Era   “Historically, privacy was almost implicit, because it was hard to find and gather information. But in the digital world, whether it’s digital cameras or satellites or just what you click on, we need to have more explicit rules – not just for governments but…

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Extraterritoriality of Sanctions from a Corruption Lens

Corruption Sanctions

  Extraterritoriality of Sanctions from a Corruption Lens   The end of World War II shaped a new world order steering away from military confrontations, marking the birth of international initiatives that came to play a prominent role in the international diplomacy. These initiatives introduced international and regional organisations that took part in international politics…

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Righting The Wrongs of Gender Policy Making in MEA

Gender Policy making

  Righting The Wrongs of Gender Policy Making in MEA Under both international scrutiny and support, the MEA (Middle East and Africa)* region has witnessed many breakthroughs on women’s rights and empowerment in recent years. But to a trouble-laden and often volatile geopolitical backdrop – coupled with socioeconomic shakeups to boot – these developments have…

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The Fine Print

The Fine Print

The definition of ‘Fine Print’ according to Investopedia: “Contract terms and conditions, disclosures or other important information that are not included in the main body of a document, but in footnotes or a supplemental document. Reading and understanding the fine print is essential when entering into an agreement. It often contains information that the issuer…

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Starting an SME Business in Lebanon

            Some people are drawn to independence and risk taking and would rather open their own business than live the comfort and stability of an employment.   Studies have shown that a successful business generates more profits than a monthly salary; yet the risks are higher and the first years…

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