Publish date13 Nov 2019 - 12:33
Story Code : 442556

Lebanese banks closed due to strike

Banks in the Lebanese capital Beirut and other areas will be closed on Tuesday due to a strike, the head of the banking union told Reuters.
Lebanese banks closed due to strike
ATM machines will be stocked, President of the Federation of Syndicates of Bank Employees George al-Hajj said.
The union, which represents 11,000 staff, called for the strike on Monday over safety concerns, citing protests against banks and customers demanding to withdraw deposits. Banks have been imposing restrictions on dollar withdrawals and transfers abroad.
Your Name
Your Email Address