“We should give the government a chance, and a small delay of time,” Bassil told The Associated Press, suggesting “three months or 100 days.” Bassil emerged as a power broker in Lebanese politics over
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanon's new government must reassure international donors it is serious about reforms to tackle a financial crisis as it looks initially to secure up to $5 billion in soft loans for
BEIRUT—Lebanon’s new government received a tepid welcome on Wednesday as police used water cannons to prevent protesters from marching on parliament and the Trump administration said it wasn’t certain
Debt-ridden Lebanon faces an economic "catastrophe", Prime Minister Hassan Diab said Wednesday as his newly unveiled cabinet met for the first time. "Today we are in a financial, economic and social dead-end,"
BEIRUT (Reuters) - A push by Lebanon to rein in a thriving parallel market for dollars and halt the slide of its slumping pound hit a snag on Wednesday when currency dealers largely refused to sell at
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Finance Minister Ghazi Wazni takes over as protesters hit the streets to decry new cabinet. Beirut, Lebanon - Newly appointed Finance Minister Ghazi Wazni said on Wednesday that he felt the "heavy weight"