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Riyadh
Ricardo Karam has spent three days in Riyadh with back-to-back meetings.
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Women on the Front lines
Ricardo Karam has been the guest of the “Women on The Front Lines” conference orginized by the May Chidiac Foundation in Amman. He has led a Fireside talk and moderated a major panel.
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Bosphorus Summit
Ricardo Karam attended the 9th Bosphorus Summit in Istanbul under the theme “Sustaining Peace and Development for All”. He was part of “The role of Media in development under the recent economic circumstances” panel.
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Ricardo Karam is a veteran talk-show host, motivational speaker and advocate of promoting Arab achievement and social causes. Since 1996, he has worked with the movers and shakers of the world to inspire Arabs to break new ground in society, culture and business.
His skills propelled ‘Ricardo’ up the career ladder from Talk Show Host to author, screenwriter and creative producer. His business acumen and analytical training gave him the confidence and ability to create new concepts in a pre-satellite era where quality shows were in short supply.

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Mona Hraoui is the widow of the late Lebanese President Elias Hraoui. Hraoui is Lebanese of Palestin

Maa Ricardo Karam – Mona Hraoui
Politics
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"Maa Ricardo Karam" features an inspiring combination of Arab key personalities from a diversity of

Maa Ricardo Karam – Maroun Machaalani
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"Maa Ricardo Karam" features an inspiring combination of Arab key personalities from a diversity of

Maa Ricardo Karam – The Positive Impact of Media
Culture
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"Maa Ricardo Karam" features an inspiring combination of Arab key personalities from a diversity of

Maa Ricardo Karam – Jingle Bells
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Romy Hawatt is a leading entrepreneur best known for having transformed start-ups and growing busine

Maa Ricardo Karam – Romy Hawatt
Business
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Away from the elections rush and political campaigns, Ricardo Karam hosted three pioneering ladies,

Maa Ricardo Karam – Pioneers and Beautiful
Culture
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The war contains a lot of ugliness, destruction, sorrow and sadness, however if we look closely we c

Maa Ricardo Karam – Generation of War
Culture
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43 years have passed since the civil war, but is its specter still haunting Lebanon?

Maa Ricardo Karam – Memory of War
Culture
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In this episode that tackles the Arab youth’s opportunities, Ricardo Karam hosts Abdallah Hassouna

Maa Ricardo Karam – Arab Youth’s Opportunities
Culture
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From the Zein Innovation Center in Jordan, Arab youths discuss with Ricardo Karam their experiences,

Maa Ricardo Karam – Jordan Youth: Challenges and Hopes
Culture

Blog

International Association to Save Tyre
Ricardo Karam was a keynote speaker at the International Association to Save Tyre’s event where the Artisanal Center of Ashtart for the Development of Traditional Crafts was inaugurated and where Ya
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SLUSH GIA Pitch Competition
Ricardo Karam took part of the jury board at Slush GIA Pitch Competition - Beirut Edition, hosted by Bootcamp. The event was hosted in Beirut Digital District to support startups who are passionate ab
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