TITLE

Banks battle against adversity

AUTHOR(S)
LOONG, MELISSA SONG
PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;6/14/2013, Vol. 57 Issue 24, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
88411960

 

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