Lebanon economy: Subsidised housing loans suspended

Protesters gathered in Downtown Beirut in condemnation of the government’s failure to provide basic services

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    Lebanon's central bank, Banque du Liban, has suspended loans for subsidised housing, saying it simply does not have enough money.

    The economy is flatlining and the failure to form a new government is adding to the problem.

    Al Jazeera's Zeina Khodr reports from Beirut.


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