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Financial and Banking News

Regional Finance

France Announces New Credit Facilities For Lebanon

The French and Lebanese Governments have signed a financial protocol worthFF500mn ($102mn) to help Lebanon with its reconstruction costs, following avisit to Paris by Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq al-Hariri. An earlier protocolfor FF307mn ($62mn) was signed between the two governments a few weeks ago.After the visit, Coface - the French credit guarantee organization -...