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Latest Updates under Laws and Circulars

 

Intermediate Circulars

DECISION NO. CIRCULAR NO. SUBJECT DATE VIEW CIRCULAR
13253 565 Amendment of basic decisions no. 7933 & 13215 & 13221 04-08-2020 AR
13245 564 Facilities that may be granted by BDL to banks and financial institutions 08-07-2020  AR
13239 563 Exceptional measures concerning cash withdrawals from small accounts 25-06-2020 AR
13235 562 Common Reporting Standard 10-06-2020 AR
13234 561 Amendment of basic decisions no. 6116 & 7144 08-06-2020 AR
13233 560 Central Office of Returned Cheques 08-06-2020 AR

 

Intermediate Circulars 

 DECISION NO.  CIRCULAR NO.  SUBJECT  DATE  VIEW CIRCULAR
13181 538 Banks Statement 16-01-2020 AR
13103 526 The Status of the Central Office of Credit Risk 03-09-2019 AR
13102 525 Reserve Requirements 03-09-2019 AR
12866 507 Academic, professional and ethical qualifications  04-09-2019 AR
12826 498 Amendment of basic decisions no. 7818 & 7299 & 7548 & 7933 & 7540 & 12174 13-06-2018 AR EN
12728 478 Financial Statements of Money Dealers 01-12-2017 AR
12658 471 Reserve Requirements 06-09-2017 AR

 

Basic Circulars

DECISION NO. CIRCULAR NO. SUBJECT DATE VIEW CIRCULAR
13236 5 Electronic platform for exchange operations 10-06-2020 AR
13221 151 Exceptional measures concerning cash withdrawals from foreign currency bank accounts 21-04-2020 AR  EN
13217 150 Exceptional exemptions from banks required investments 09-04-2020 AR
13216 149 Purchase of Foreign Currencies in Cash by BDL 03-04-2020 AR
13215 148 Exceptional Measures Concerning Cash Withdrawals from Small Accounts 03-04-2020 AR
13100 147 Opening of Bank Accounts 03-09-2019 AR EN
13095 - List of Credit Cards Used in Lebanon 23-08-2019 AR  EN
12872 146 General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) 13-09-2018 AR EN
12837 1 Fighting Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing 26-06-2018 AR EN
12836 1 Fighting Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing 26-06-2018 AR  EN
12768 145 Liquidity Coverage Ratio 08-03-2018 AR EN FR
12725 144 Prevention of Cybercrime 28-11-2017 AR EN 
12713 143 International Financial Reporting Standards no. 9 (IFRS 9) 07-11-2017 AR EN FR
12689 142 Board Members Succession Plan 05-10-2017 AR EN FR
 12670 141 Recovery Plan 18-09-2017 AR EN 
12659 140 International Financial Reporting Standards 06-09-2017 AR EN FR

 

Laws 

LAW NO. DATE SUBJECT TYPE VIEW LAW
81 10-10-2018  Electronic Transactions and Personal Data Law AR
1504 22-12-2017 Implementation of Article 51 of Law no. 497/2003 Decision by
Ministry of Finance
AR
1248 06-12-2017 Detailed implementation of Paragraph “Sixth” of Urgent Law No 55 (Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes) Decision by
Ministry of Finance
AR
1022 07-07-2017 Detailed implementation of Subparagraph 3-Paragraph “Sixth” of Urgent Law No 55
(Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes)
Decree AR EN
55 27-10-2016 Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes Law AR