No visa is required for a a 6-month stay for the citizens of the following countries: Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates.
No visa is required for a a 3-month stay for the citizens of the following countries: Jordan
For more details please consult: http://www.emigrants.gov.lb/default.aspx
Permits are generally a quick and easy process. Locking down city streets typically takes about a week to permit. Journalists heading to film in Beirut’s southern suburbs will need permission from Hezbollah’s media office and an accompanying escort. You will need to write a letter from your media organization requesting a permit to film in Lebanon addressed to the Head of International Media Relations, Ministry of Information.
ATA carnet accepted
The standard VAT rate is 10%
The copyright protection in Lebanon originally available to literary and artistic works is now extended to computer software, video films and all kind of audio-visual works.