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06 April 2020, 10:49 Diab: President Aoun and the government have decided to conduct an audit of the central bank accounts in fulfillment of our promise of transparency.
06 April 2020, 10:44 PM Hassan Diab during a meeting with ISG for Lebanon: The government is putting the final touch on the economic plan and we know what to do and we have the will to do it.
06 April 2020, 10:35 Aoun: With the aim of stopping the depletion of foreign reserves that have reached a very low level, and in an attempt to contain the budget deficit, the Lebanese state decided on March 7, 2020 to suspend the payment of Eurobonds. International consultants, financial and legal, were appointed to support the government in this field.
06 April 2020, 10:33 Aoun: Lebanon is suffering from a large economic contraction, a decline in domestic demand and import, a severe shortage in foreign currencies, high unemployment and poverty rates, as well as high prices and a decrease in the exchange rate of the Lebanese pound as the result of the parallel market in addition to the deficit in the public finances.
06 April 2020, 10:31 Aoun: Lebanon was preparing to launch a workshop to deal with its economic, financial and social crises when the coronavirus pandemic struck the world, and therefore had to declare a state of health emergency which exacerbated its crises.
06 April 2020, 10:29 Aoun before members of ISG for Lebanon: In light of the impact of popular movements and in light of an escalating economic, financial and social crisis, and despite all political obstacles, a government has been formed in Lebanon and pledged to launch a rescue emergency plan, fight corruption and undertake fiscal treatments.
06 April 2020, 10:24 A meeting is underway at Baabda Palace between Aoun and members of the International Support Group for Lebanon.