I don’t know the timeline, but I’m sure whatever blew up was standing in the way of planned redevelopment. I’m sure a few pesky neighbors and stakeholders were causing troubles too.
None of this will happen in a global technocracy.
Dar Al-Handasah – Work – Beirut Port Rehabilitation and Extension
Looks like the Chinese (Anglo American proxy) will need to move in and take over the port expansion and operation, now that everything has been ruined.
“We have no choice but to resort to B.O.T. to rehabilitate and operate our port. I don’t see any reason why we can’t seek the help of China for example. China is interested in operating Beirut Port. Either this or we seek the help of the private sector better known as Public-Private-Partnership,” he explained.