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Executive Magazine It is common knowledge that Lebanon is in an economic rut. The six-year war in neighboring Syria has negatively impacted the local economy, just as domestic… Read more “Iran showdown threatens Lebanon’s economy | Executive Magazine”
Lebanon wants $17 billion for its capital investment plan and donors pledged $11 billion in loans at April’s CEDRE conference.
Lebanon would need to address structural fiscal problems, or increase revenues to the state treasury.
Total allocated spending in 2018 budget slightly reduced
Lebanon’s Economic and Social Council was reactivated last November
What to expect from the CEDRE investment conference and Brussels II refugee aid conference, and the outcomes of last month’s Rome security conference.