Lebanon Economic Crisis

'Withdrawal restrictions, currency shortage': Lebanese protesters try to storm Beirut headquarters

The protest was called for by retired soldiers and depositors who have had limited access to their savings after local banks imposed informal capital controls amid the crisis.

published on : 22nd March 2023

Lebanese banks battered by meltdown, economic crisis struggle to survive

Restructuring the banking sector is a key demand of the International Monetary Fund to start getting Lebanon out of its paralyzing financial crisis.

published on : 8th December 2022

Lebanon crisis means 'no football this year' for World Cup fans

Right until the start of the World Cup on November 20, the Lebanese had hoped the matches would be broadcast free on the public network Tele Liban, as was the case during the 2018 tournament.

published on : 30th November 2022

Lebanon economic crisis: Depositors storm three cash-strapped banks, demanding their own money

The banks, however, have condemned the heists and urged the Lebanese government to provide security personnel.

published on : 4th October 2022