Banks battle against adversity

June 2013
MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;6/14/2013, Vol. 57 Issue 24, p32
Trade Publication
The article looks at the banking industry in Lebanon, as of 2013. It cites positive indicators on the industry, including overall positive net income for 2012 and a relatively low non-performing loans (NPL) ratio. Topics include the impacts of the war in Syria, banks' overseas expansion plans, remittances from expatriate Lebanese, and Lebanon's public debt.


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