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Latest Updates under Laws and Circulars

 

Intermediate Circulars

DECISION NO. CIRCULAR NO. SUBJECT DATE VIEW CIRCULAR
13373 600 Amendment of basic decisions no. 7694 & 12713 03-11-2021 AR
13372 599 Amendment of basic decisions no. 7935 & 9763 03-11-2021 AR
13370 598 Banks Statement 19-10-2021 AR
 13369 597 Exceptional measures for the gradual withdrawal of deposits in foreign currencies 29-09-2021 AR
 13368 596 Exceptional measures concerning cash withdrawals from foreign currency bank accounts 29-09-2021 AR
13362 595 Capital Adequacy Regulatory Framework for Banks Operating in Lebanon 21-09-2021 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
13371 160 Banks carrying out administrative operations and services 27-10-2021 AR
13353 159 Exceptional restrictions relating to some banking operations 17-08-2021 AR
13335 158 Exceptional measures for the gradual withdrawal of deposits in foreign currencies 08-06-2021 AR
13324 157 Exceptional measures for foreign-currency operations 10-05-2021 AR
13298 156 Addressing banks’ breaches relating to the marketing of preferred shares 09-12-2020 AR
13297 155 Implementation of Law no. 193 (Transfers for Lebanese students abroad) 09-12-2020 AR
13262 154 Exceptional measures to reactivate the work of banks operating in Lebanon 27-08-2020 AR EN
13257 153 Transfers to Lebanese students abroad 19-08-2020 AR EN
13254 152 Help of those affected by the Beirut Port Explosion 06-08-2020 AR
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
13100 147 Opening of Bank Accounts 03-09-2019 AR EN
12872 146 General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) 13-09-2018 AR

 

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