Department of Home Affairs offers it Condolences to Lebanese Community

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OFFICIAL Dear Consul, I am pleased I had the opportunity to speak with you this morning Mr Zouky. As mentioned by phone, the Department is aware of the incident that has occurred in Lebanon, and is seeing news unfold about the explosions in Beirut and the reports of fatalities and the many injuries. I wanted to reach out and express …

Lebanese Government Charge Payable Before Travel

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Effective 1 July 2020, there will be a mandatory COVID-19 medical test required for all passengers upon their arrival to Beirut (BEY), at a cost of USD 50 per passenger. Passengers must remain in self-isolation in Lebanon until their results are released, which will be within 24 hours of arrival Passengers arriving from a non-PCR country will be subjected to …

Bing Crosby Road to Lebanon

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Bing Crosby sings the title song for the eighth Road movie, this one done on television and with Danny Thomas instead of Bob Hope. From Danny Thomas’s 20/4/66 special

Happy Mother’s Day

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It’s a day of dedication and acknowledgement to all of the nurses across the country working every single day on the front lines to save lives and keep us safe! Shout out to all our healthcare HEROES especially at western health hospital in Footscray and all the mums out there for giving up precious time with their families and putting …

Rice to Lebanon

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It is with an overwhelming pride, joy and humility that the Hon Faddy Zouky OAM together with the Australia Lebanon Chamber of Commerce and Industry had the privilege to orchestrate, facilitate and support the great works of Radiance International Pty Ltd in shipping a container of rice to Lebanon. This shipment of this rice is to support and help the …

Important updates from Austrade

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Dear Exporters As government, businesses and community align to step up the global fight against COVID-19, I would like to provide you with some important updates from Austrade. Exporters are advised to keep abreast of the situation. To help, we’ve developed a COVID-19 information and insights page which we update daily. Please bookmark this page in your browser and check regularly. Information …

Calling on Landlords and Tenants

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The Victorian Small Business Commission this morning called on small business owners and landlords to take action now and negotiate rent in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. . You will also be aware of the Commonwealth Government’s announcement relating to JobKeeper. The JobKeeper payment is intended to provide wage subsidies to businesses that are significantly affected by COVID-19. Further …