Government and Elections
Lebanese People Pay the Allowances of 420 Former MPs (1992-2018)
Women’s Participation in the 2018 Parliamentary Elections
The Parliamentary Electoral Law Permits Each Candidate to Spend LBP 1-2 Billion
Lebanese parliament approves 391 laws, with each costing USD 1 million
In addition to the three vacant seats (death of MP Badr Wannous, resignation of MP Robert Fadel, and the election of General Michel Aoun to the presidency), 43 MPs did not submit their candidacies.
Starting today, Monday February 5, 2018, until the night of Tuesday to Wednesday March 6, the Ministry of Interior’s Directorate for Political Affairs and Refugees will open its doors to receive the applications of candidates standing for parliamentary elections scheduled for Sunday, May 6, 2018.
On Sunday May 6, 2018, Lebanese voters will head to polling locations in villages, towns and cities to cast their vote in the parliamentary elections. Based on the last elections, the number of polling stations is 5,182, distributed over the districts as follows: