IMF positive on recent BDL and budget measures
Ä1 billion EU grant to deal with Syrian refugees
$491 million disbursed for food and basic needs
$465 million spent to help refugees and the vulnerable
Hosting Syrian refugees costs $1.5 billion per year
Gaza war adds 26,000 to the poor in Lebanon
Pension system law is finally promulgated
IMF: Govít lacks progress Minister of Finance agrees
Cash economy at $10 billion as per World Bank estimation
IMF: Economy has stabilized but reforms are too slow