Only two trading companies took part, Nibulon and Ameropa. A new tender is expected to be issued soon.
The ABL said the ceilings excluded interest rates on structured financial products that fell under private banking operations
This positive assessment could reflect positively on the performance of Lebanon’s Eurobonds in the international markets.
The minister said that salaries comprised 80% of municipalities’ budgets in previous years
Debt denominated in Lebanese pounds totaled $53.2bln at end-May 2019
The CBJ said that the increase was mainly driven by a 5.6% rise in the total number of tourists to the Kingdom
Expenses are estimated at $20mln
Saudi Arabia was a historic backer of the Lebanese state
Saudi Arabia will "extend a hand of support to Lebanon", Lebanese former Prime Minister Najib Mikati said
Prime Minister Saad Hariri postponed the session to defuse tensions between rival Druze parties and their allies