Internet in Lebanon: Obstruction at the Highest Level (très intéressant)
The bad news is that the implementation of this process depends on the willingness of Ogero Telecom chief Abdel-Moneim Youssef – who is the chairman of the board of directors and general manager of the state company in addition to being the director of investments and maintenance at the telecommunications ministry – to go along with the plan.
Youssef’s position does not come as a surprise. In the past several years, internet subscribers (and telecom users in general) have become familiar with his strange dealings. He has extraordinary power over the sector, holding multiple official government positions at once.