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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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Summary: A Dutch metal band has canceled its upcoming concert at the Byblos International Festival in solidarity with Lebanese indie-rock group Mashrou' Leila
Lebanese Byblos Bank celebrates the opening of its new Cyprus branch premises in Limassol with an inauguration on Friday.
London: Fitch Ratings has affirmed Byblos Bank S.A.L.'s (Byblos) Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at 'B-' with a Stable Outlook.
Ayia Napa is being twinned with the historic Lebanese town on Byblos, the municipality announced on Tuesday.
NNA - A Phoenician-style boat made of plastic bottles embarked Sunday morning from the shores of the Port of Byblos, sailing towards the Port of Beirut, in a novel environmental initiative by the Chreek Society, in cooperation with the Lebanese American University - Byblos Campus and Byblos Municipality.
Summary: Byblos BankEe's financial results revealed that its net profits reached US$ 170.1 million in 2017, rising from US$ 165.3 million in 2016.
Byblos Bank has issued the results of the Byblos Bank/AUB Consumer Confidence Index for the fourth quarter of 2017.
Byblos Bank announced Monday that its net profits at the end of 2017 had increased by 2.91 percent on 2016 to reach $170 million.
Beirut-based Byblos Bank has reported an increase in profit.
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InterContinental Abu Dhabi has opened its latest F&B venue, Byblos Sur Mer, which offers a Lebanese dining experience in a beach front setting.