Articles in Lebanese Community, Media Releases and Local News

Joseph Assaf Wins Australian Migration and Settlement Award

by Multiconnexions on

Joseph Assaf AM, founder and Chairman of the Ethnic Business Awards, has been awarded the Australian Migration and Settlement Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition for his work in recognising the contribution of the migrants to Australia...... Read full article

Dr Trevor James Anthony Batrouney

on

Dr Trevor James Anthony Batrouney is a fourth generation Australian Lebanese. His great grand father migrated to Australia in 1889. Dr. Batrouney's academic qualifications include : Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Education, Master of Education...... Read full article

New Iraqi ambassador in Canberra

by Alison Caldwell on

ELEANOR HALL: The Iraqi embassy is due to be reopened in Canberra today. It closed in March last year at the start of the war with the United States. But now Iraqi representation is back in Canberra with the new ambassador, Ghanim Al Shibli.... Read full article

AFFA 2013 Media Release

by AFFA on

قصص عربية عن الحب و الحرب تأتي للشاشة الأسترالية - The 10th Arab Film Festival Australia will share the stories and culture of the Arab world with the Australian audience with an impressive program of six feature films and five short films... Read full article

Sacred statue of the Virgin Mary decapitated in disgraceful attack on Catholic church

on

'This was a symbol of our Christianity': Sacred statue of the Virgin Mary decapitated in disgraceful attack on Catholic church.... Read full article

Street coup for Australian Kfarsghab Association

on

THERE’S a Parramatta Rd in the Lebanese village of Kfarsghab and now Parramatta is set to return the favour. Parramatta Council is considering renaming Amos St, east of Good St, Kfarsghab Pl in recognition of the ties our city has...... Read full article

George Mezher and Nola Mezher

on

George Mezher and his sister Nola Mezher from Haberfield. In 1981 they established the charity Our Lady of Snows after striking it lucky in Lotto.... Read full article

Mario Kassar - Film Producer

on

Mario F. Kassar‎; born October 10, 1951) is a film producer and industry executive whose projects are frequently in association with Andrew G. Vajna. He founded Carolco Pictures, which produced many blockbuster movies.... Read full article

Schoolkids Bonus second instalment

on

The Schoolkids Bonus second installment is being paid into parents accounts in July and we look forward to sharing this important information with your community.... Read full article

Joseph Assaf

on

Migrated to Australia from Lebanon in 1967. He worked in a factory at night and studied at University during the day. By 1972 Joseph had completed his Bachelor of Arts at the University of Sydney, majoring in Social Theory.... Read full article

Advertisement