Banks battle against adversity

June 2013
MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;6/14/2013, Vol. 57 Issue 24, p32
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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