Middle East Economic Survey


No 24



Salamah On How Lebanon Weathered The Financial Crisis

Lebanon has been able to withstand the negative fallout of the current global financial crisis because of the model that we constructed and the accord that we had with the markets, Central Bank of Lebanon (CBL) Governor Riad Salamah said in an interview in Beirut with MEES Researcher Roueida el-Khazen.

The financial model, according to Dr Salamah, is based on the following principles:...