Lebanese deputy governors ‘threaten to quit’, report says

Central Bank of Lebanon
The Central Bank of Lebanon
Karan Jain (https://bit.ly/3IYY8Dm)

The four deputy governors of Lebanon’s central bank have threatened to resign if political leaders do not appoint a new governor.

Lebanon’s prime minister confirmed that he will not reappoint governor Riad Salameh when his fifth term ends on July 31, but said he will not appoint a successor. The law states that one of the four deputy governors would then take over the role in an acting capacity.

But all four deputy governors issued a statement on July 6 saying they would resign unless the

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