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Budget

Feb 28, 2019  Public debt up with higher deficits
Feb 07, 2019  Government to implement CEDRE pledges and projects
Jan 22, 2019  Moody's downgrades Lebanon sovereign rating
Jan 07, 2019  McKinsey study made public GDP targeted at $80 billion
Dec 14, 2018  UPDATE: Lebanon’s outlook downgraded by Moody's
Oct 31, 2018  The World Bank issues warning on risk profile
Sep 19, 2018  Lump sum tax postponed again
Jul 27, 2018  High oil prices to boost GDP but widen deficits
Mar 29, 2018  Parliament hastily votes for 2018 budget
Mar 13, 2018  Budget sent to Parliament with a $4.8 billion deficit
Jan 25, 2018  Public entities to cut spending by 20 percent
Oct 30, 2017  Fiscal deficit narrows by 53 percent in first semester
Oct 20, 2017  First budget in 12 years passed by Parliament
Oct 10, 2017  Parliament ratifies the tax law for the second time
Oct 06, 2017  $100 million to Ogero for fiber optic project
Sep 22, 2017  Tax law revoked by Constitutional Council
Sep 06, 2017  New taxes suspended by Constitutional Council
Aug 22, 2017  President Aoun signs salary scale and tax laws
Jul 28, 2017  Moody’s: tax hikes, budget are credit positive
Apr 28, 2017  GDP growth to accelerate to 2.5 percent this year
Mar 30, 2017  Proposed budget has $4.8 billion deficit
Mar 28, 2017  Cabinet approves budget and sends it to Parliament
Mar 16, 2017  New taxes and fees: Tobacco, alcohol affected
Mar 07, 2017  Fiscal deficit up to near $5 billion
Apr 21, 2016  $1billion sovereign bond oversubscribed
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