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Pariah states seek to unseat the mighty dollar with crypto

Monday, 24 February 2020

Sultan Althari is a Masters Candidate in Middle Eastern Studies at Harvard University’s Center for Middle Eastern Studies and Student-Affiliate at the Kennedy School's Middle East Initiative.

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Dollar gains, stocks scale fresh highs on data, trade deal

Friday, 17 January 2020

The dollar rose while key world and stock indexes on Wall Street scaled new records on Thursday as ......

Banks cannot convert dollar deposits to pounds: Lebanon cenbank chief Salameh

Monday, 13 January 2020

The governor of Lebanon’s central bank denied on Sunday reports that he had previously said ......

“Nobody knows” how much pound could slump on black market: Lebanon cenbank head

Thursday, 26 December 2019

Lebanon's central bank governor said on Thursday "nobody knows" how much more the cost of ......

What’s next for Lebanon’s crisis-hit economy?

Thursday, 28 November 2019

Lebanon is facing a combined political and economic crisis that has led to widespread bank closures, ......

Lebanon minister warns health sector threatened over dollar shortage

Tuesday, 26 November 2019

Lebanon’s health minister on Tuesday urged the central bank to release US dollars over a hard ......

Petrol pumps shut down in protest-hit Lebanon over dollar shortage

Saturday, 09 November 2019

Several petrol stations in protest-hit Lebanon stopped services Saturday, as reserves ran dry due to ......

Lebanon in lock down as protesters demand new government

Friday, 18 October 2019

Protesters have called on the Lebanese government to resign after unpopular new tax proposals ......

Legal threat against the Economist shows hostility to press freedom in Lebanon

Friday, 11 October 2019

Four lawyers have formally accused an article by the Economist magazine of harming Lebanon’s ......

Weak dollar steadies before US jobs data

Friday, 04 October 2019

The dollar steadied on Friday before monthly jobs figures as weak manufacturing and services data ......

Lebanon says rise in imports behind spike in dollar demand

Friday, 04 October 2019

Lebanon’s central bank governor said on Thursday that increased imports could have raised the ......

Lebanese central bank says new circular will reduce pressure on dollar demand

Monday, 30 September 2019

A Lebanese central bank circular to be issued on Tuesday will reduce the pressure on US dollar ......

Lebanon petrol stations suspend strike over dollar ‘shortage’

Friday, 27 September 2019

Owners of petrol stations in Lebanon on Friday suspended a strike called over an alleged shortage of ......

Trump: Not ‘thrilled’ with strong US dollar, hurts manufacturing

Thursday, 08 August 2019

US President Donald Trump said Thursday he is not happy with the strong US dollar, which is hurting ......

China's yuan slumps beyond 7 per dollar as trade war escalation raises economic fears

Monday, 05 August 2019

China’s yuan skidded against the US dollar on Monday, weakening beyond the key 7-per-dollar ......

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