NO. 38


Financial and Banking News

Regional Finance

Lebanese Government Appoints New Chairman For CDR

The Lebanese Government has appointed Mr. Nabil al-Jisr to the post ofChairman of the Council for Development and Reconstruction (CDR), the main statereconstruction agency in Lebanon. Mr. Jisr replaces Dr. Fadhl al-Shalaq, who wasappointed Minister of Communications in the cabinet reshuffle of Prime MinisterRafiq al-Hariri in May. The CDR is in charge of a large number of...