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THE IMF PROJECTS LEBANON’S ECONOMIC GROWTH AT 1.5% IN 2018 AND 1.8% IN 2019

The IMF’s economic growth estimates for Lebanon were downwardly revised to 1.2% for the year 2017 (down from an estimated 1.5% in its October 2017 WEO report) and 1.5% for 2018 (down from 2.0%), with said growth expected to reach 1.8% in 2019 and 2.8% in 2023. 34 more words

Weekly Market Watch

OCCUPANCY RATE IN LEBANON’S HOSPITALITY SECTOR AT 61.3% IN FEBRUARY 2018

Moody’s Investors Service considered the aid package Lebanon secured from international donors during the CEDRE conference as credit positive.

Find out more in the attached Credit Libanais Market Watch, issue No.594 for the week ended April 13, 2018. 16 more words

Weekly Market Watch

S&P AFFIRMS LEBANON’S “B-/B” RATINGS

Seven renowned Lebanese individuals made it to Forbes’ billionaires list for the year 2018, led by the Hariri and Mikati families whose combined fortunes stood at $6.2 billion and $5.5 billion on a respective basis. 33 more words

Weekly Market Watch

The better debtor? Decline in default on credit given to women-led groups

At a time when the overall banking sector is grappling with the problem of bad loans, official data holds out hope in at least one segment — largely unorganised self-help groups (SHGs) led by women and engaged in small-scale economic activity. 385 more words

HDFC Bank has picked arrangers for $2.4 billion share sale: Sources

India’s HDFC Bank Ltd, the world’s most-expensive lender, has appointed arrangers including Bank of America Corp, Morgan Stanley and Credit Suisse Group AG for a Rs 155 billion ($2.38 billion) planned share sale, people with knowledge of the matter said. 117 more words

time is now for banking sector reforms

the bjp is in power in most indian states and its feat in the north-east is an evidence that voters are decisively backing the pro-development and reformist stance of the prime minister. 465 more words

Economy

IS THE TREASURY SINGLE ACCOUNT THE MAJOR FACTOR FOR DOCILE LOCAL ECONOMIC ACTIVITIES IN NIGERIA?

Mar 05, 2018 | An Article

 

It is said that any person, who wants to know why a nation is not developing as rapidly as it should, should visit any of the local government areas. 753 more words

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