Land Policies Observatory

Lebanon Roads and Employment Project: Tinkering with the Roads, as a Way to Tinker with the Economy

A draft law related to consent on a loan agreement to be signed with the European Investment Bank worth 151 million Euros to contribute to the financing of the "Roads and Employment Project in Lebanon"

Referred by the Lebanese government and approved by parliament in the parliamentary session held on Thursday, December 14th, 2023.

Public Transportation: The State Borrows Money without Implementing

Issued in the Official Gazette on 9/7/2019.

From Dalieh in 1995 Until Today: A New Extension of the Hotel Exemption Law

Proposing a law aiming at “Extending the application of Law No. 264 (extending the work of the law related to exempting hotels from some provisions of the Building Law).”

The law proposal was submitted on 20/3/2023, and has not yet been referred to parliamentary committees.

Reports

Once Again, the Lebanese Forces MPs Propose Privatization as a Solution to the Lebanese Crisis

A draft law proposing the creation of an independent institution responsible for managing state assets.

The law draft was submitted on 13/2/2023, and has not yet been referred to any parliamentary committee yet.

Public Safety Decree: No Guarantee for People’s Safety, and No End to the Deterioration of the Urban Environment

Decree No. 14293 relating to “Requirements for General Safety in Buildings, Facilities and Elevator Equipment, and Fire and Earthquake Prevention”.

It was amended by Decree No. 7964, which is currently in force and issued on April 7, 2012.

A Proposed Law Acting as a Final Blow Towards Destroying What Remains of People’s Interests and the Urban Fabric

A draft law proposing the liberalization of non-residential old rent leases

The committees (the Committee of Administration and Justice on 5/7/2022 and the Committee of Finance and Budget on 21/7/2022) have completed studying the proposal for a Rent Law for non-residential units, and it is expected to be included, as amended by the Committee of Administration and Justice, on the agenda of any of the upcoming general legislative commission’s sessions.

Kisrawan – Jbeil

Jbeil Jbeil District Master Plans (2) Kisrawan Kesrwane District Master Plans (2) Unplanned regionsmake up 80% of Kesrwane – Jbeil 0% Planned Regions 0% Semi-Planned Regions 0% Unplanned Regions Share on Facebook Share …

Baalbek – Hermel

Baalbak Baalbek District Master Plans (4) Unplanned regionsmake up 84.5% of Baalbek – Hermel 0% Planned Regions 0% Unplanned Regions Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin

South

sidon Sidon District Master Plans (10) Tyre Tyre District Master plans (3) Unplanned regionsmake up 77% of South Lebanon 0% Planned Regions 0% Semi-Planned Regions 0% Unplanned Regions Share on Facebook Share on …

Mount Lebanon

matn Metn District Master Plans (6) shouf Chouf District Master Plans (6) Unplanned regionsmake up 62% of Mount Lebanon 0% Planned Regions 0% Semi-Planned Regions 0% Unplanned Regions Share on Facebook Share on …

Beirut

Beirut Beirut District Master Plans (1) Beirut Governorate is the only fully planned governorate 0% Planned Regions Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin