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 (bĭb′ləs, -lŏs′)
An ancient city of Phoenicia north-northeast of present-day Beirut, Lebanon. It was the chief city of Phoenicia in the second millennium bc and was noted for its papyruses.
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Noun1.Byblos - an ancient Mediterranean seaport that was a thriving city state in Phoenicia during the second millennium BC; was the chief port for the export of papyrus; located in Lebanon to the north of Beirut; now partially excavated
Lebanese Republic, Lebanon - an Asian republic at east end of Mediterranean
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The agreement was signed by Semaan Bassil, Chairman and General Manager of Byblos Bank, and Dario Scannapieco, Vice-President of EIB.
Summary: The Byblos International Festival program was unveiled Tuesday to reveal the strong lineup of international talent scheduled to perform.
NNA - Caretaker Public Works and Transportation minister, Ghazi Aridi, toured Saturday the construction site of the municipal and congress palace of Byblos which covers a 7000 square meters area as well as the coastal regions of Byblos harmed by the last storm.
The IPT-Byblos Bank MasterCard is claimed to offer flexible payment options, and allows cardholders to settle their monthly payments through direct debits from any Byblos Bank account.
Capital Intelligence Ratings (CI Ratings or CI), the international credit rating agency, announced today that it has affirmed Byblos Bank S.
Summary: The Byblos Bank/AUB Consumer Confidence Index increased by 16 percent in the first quarter of 2017 compared to the fourth quarter of 2016, a statement issued by Byblos Bank said Thursday.
Global Banking News-22 February 2010-Lebanon Byblos Bank holders approve USD250m capital boost(C)2010 ENPublishing - http://www.
MP Simon Abi Ramia visited Social Security National Fund offices in Byblos where he was briefed on the occurring problems concerning due payments of the insured people.
Byblos Bank in a statement has announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2017.
Summary: The winners of the fifth edition of the Byblos Bank Award for Photography have been announced, with the top prize going to Elsn Lahoud for his photo series "Ehtiyat" (military reserve).
Global Banking News-22 January 2010-IFC buys stake in Lebanon's Byblos Bank(C)2010 ENPublishing - http://www.
Byblos Bank issued the results of the Byblos Bank/AUB Consumer Confidence Index for the first quarter of 2017, in cooperation with the Olayan School of Business at the American University of Beirut.