Home Magazine Christmas Share on Facebook WhatsApp Donate Tweet Copy Link Recently, Beirut Airport installed a Christmas tree made of recycled materials in the Cedar Lounge. It received a lot of criticism. People pointed out that the tree did not reflect the holiday vibes. Also, the tourists might not get a great impression of Lebanon after seeing it. pic.twitter.com/nMzGqefw8Q — Raymond Azar (@raymondazar2) December 5, 2017 According to sources , the Chairman of Middle East Airlines (MEA) Mohammad Al Hout said that the tree is an initiative by MEA to promote recycling and support the environment. He added that a lot of companies around the world to the same thing to raise awareness of environmental issues. وهيك انفكت شجرة العيد بمطار بيروت الدولي لاثارت موجة من الانتقادات #لبنان #مطار_بيروت #عيد_الميلاد pic.twitter.com/jPzvlS5tNA — Ralph Doumit (@Ralphdoumit) December 5, 2017 The tree was taken down yesterday. Even though the idea behind it is great, it would have been better to focus more on the decoration. Share on Facebook WhatsApp Donate Tweet Copy Link Support our independent media - contribute today! Become a Patron!