Archive for the ‘Canada’ Category

Canada’s Metro Inc., is looking to establish itself in the multibillion-dollar ethnic grocery store market in Canada. Rumours are swirling that the leading Montreal-based supermarket chain wants to partner with Adonis Market, a much-loved local grocer that specializes in Mediterranean food. Teaming up with Adonis, which has four stores in the Montreal area, could help […]

À l’occasion du « Mois de la francophonie », qui se tiendra tout le long du mois de mars 2011, le ministre sortant de la Culture, Salim Wardy, a organisé une rencontre avec la presse au siège du ministère en présence des ambassadeurs de France, du Canada et de Suisse pour annoncer les moments forts d’un […]

Happy Valentines. A magical opening for the Winter Olympic Games this season in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Undoubtedly the poet giving significance to Canada’s proud identity left me marked, and I personally salute it. I watched the opening games on TV switching between NBC’s sarcastic critic and funny American ignorant to the rest of the […]

[Wikipedia] La Révolution tranquille désigne une période de l’histoire contemporaine du Québec recoupant essentiellement les années de la décennie 1960. Elle est notamment caractérisée par une réorientation de l’État québécois qui adopte les principes de l’État-providence, la mise en place d’une véritable séparation de l’Église catholique et de l’État et la construction d’une nouvelle identité nationale québécoise, […]

Lebanus is doing it again! Their third edition of the famous annual “Lebanese Night” party is set once again at Club Opera on November 27th, 2009. This is an event not to be missed in Montreal since it is one of the best for the Lebanese expatriates. The 15$ entrance fee will go at 100% […]

D’excellentes nouvelles pour les expatriés libanais dans la belle île de Montréal, Québec et le Canada en génerale. Depuis hier, des vols directs entre Beyrouth et Montréal seront disponibles.  – Great news for Lebanese expats in beautiful & freindly Montréal. As of yesterday, direct flight to and from Beyrouth to Montreal are available. In the words of […]

Canada will contribute $1 million to help organize the sixth Francophone Games, which will take place in Beyrouth from September 27 to October 6, according to an announcement Thursday by Josee Verner, of intergovernmental affairs minister, president of the Queen’s Privy Council for Canada and francophone minister. This contribution is in keeping with Canada’s traditional […]

The innercircle has first-hand experienced a ‘cold approach‘, CBC just released this story. CBC – Canadians who are flying to Lebanon on free plane tickets provided by party supporters could tip the difference in a close parliamentary election in that country. Corporate sponsors are paying for hundreds of supporters of the pro-Western Future Movement in […]

L’Association du Patrimoine Libanais-Canadien vous présente le film “Une Chanson dans la Tête”, un film de 2008 par le réalisateur Hany Tamba, mardi le 7 avril 2009 à 18h30. C’est l’histoire de Bruno Caprice qui a connu un succès éphémère avec Quand tu t’en vas, dans les années 70 avec son premier et unique 45 tours. Aujourd’hui oublié, […]

A Lebanese-Canadian has become the latest solider to be killed in the country’s peace keeping efforts in Afghanistan. Marc Diab, 22, from The Royal Canadian Dragoons, immigrated to Canada along with his family in 2000. According to his mother, Jihan was proud to serve his adopted country and had dreamed of a military career since […]

To most Lebanese-Canadians and surely those residing in Québec know of the hilarious  Têtes à claques animation sitcom. This clip was sporadically spread throughout the Lebanese community in Canada. I should note the dialect has the Québecois accent which ought to take a few seconds for you to catch up, and understand. Feel free to check […]

Le Québec a signé 8 ententes avec Liban. Entente dans les domaines de la culture et de l’éducation entre le gouvernement du Québec et le gouvernement de la République Libanaise (Entrée en vigueur 2003 , Durée Cinq ans) Entente entre le gouvernement de la République Libanaise et le gouvernement du Québec portant sur la contribution […]

After the great success of last year’s “Lebanese Night” at Club Moomba, Lebanus is pleased to invite you and your friends to the biggest Lebanese party ever at Opera Club in Downtown Montreal. Come and experience the great Lebanese atmosphere, the elegant crowd and the unique setting at Opera Club on Friday, Nov.14, 08. We […]

..and so are many of our readers. If you’ve missed this one, hit play.

Nothing pleases me more than to announce today that Lebanese-Canadians made history in July, by consecrating a full-time educational institution in the heart of Canada’s capital, which is a major milestone for the community. The school is called the Providence Academy and is run by the Antonine Sisters, a Maronite Catholic order that originates in […]

 O Canada! To almost every Lebanese, knows a Lebanese-Canadian or expatriate living in Canada, and boy do good news come out of that friendly nation. Well, today the Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Citizenship and Immigration, announced that the Department is enhancing the services offered by its visa office in Beirut (Beyrouth), Lebanon. Effective immediately, permanent resident […]