The Association of Banks in Lebanon Monday denied a news report that the U.S. authorities intended to slap sanctions on four Lebanese banks.
U.S. Assistant Treasury Secretary for Terrorist Financing Marshall Billingslea arrived in Beirut Sunday evening, Lebanon’s National News Agency reported.
The Lebanese government is expected to pay the highest yield in its history on the forthcoming Eurobonds issue, bankers and analysts said Monday.
President Michel Aoun arrived in New York Sunday night to attend the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly set to be opened Tuesday.
Demand for cash dollars is "nothing unusual" and banks are satisfying client requests to exchange Lebanese pounds for the U.S. currency, senior banking...