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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