Middle East Airlines Enhances Operations at BEY with SITA’s Cloud-Based Technology

Middle East Airlines (MEA) has renewed a technology contract with SITA and moved the airport’s baggage reconciliation system (BRS) at Rafic Hariri International Airport (BEY) in Beirut to the cloud. By installing SITA’s Bag Manager cloud solution, the airport will be able to process around nine million bags per year compared to three million bags […]

The number of tourists in Lebanon nearly doubles in the first half of 2022

Nearly 100 percent: This is the year-on-year increase in the number of tourists visiting Lebanon over the first six months of 2022, according to Ministry of Tourism figures published by Lebanon This Week, Byblos Bank’s weekly newsletter. A total of 570,738 travelers visited Lebanon between January and June 2022, up from 291,570 in the same period […]