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Lebanon in crisis mode as IMF fails to bail it out

As accelerating poverty fuels anger, despair and fear of a social explosion, efforts by Lebanon’s ruling elite to salvage the country from a financial meltdown with IMF help seem to be going in reverse. A country known across the Middle East for its glamorous lifestyle and commercial savoir faire now …

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Egyptian cement industry suffering from corona crisis

The coronavirus is putting Egypt’s private cement industry under even more pressure. Already scrambling to respond to competition from a vast new factory owned by the military, the pandemic has stymied a nascent rebound in sales, raising the possibility of plant closures, industry executives and analysts say. Demand for cement …

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