Banque du Liban

BDL’s Circular 158 Fails to Appease Depositors

The Central Bank’s Circular 158, which allows depositors with foreign currency accounts from before Oct. 17, 2019, to withdraw up to $400 in cash in US currency banknotes and the equivalent of $400 in Lebanese poundss based on BDL’s platform has so far failed to induce most people to take the offer, bankers and experts said.