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Latest Updates under Laws and Circulars

 

Intermediate Circulars

DECISION NO. CIRCULAR NO. SUBJECT DATE VIEW CIRCULAR
13326 583 Electronic platform for exchange operations 10-05-2021 AR
13325 582 Amendment of basic decisions no. 6116 & 13221 & 13254 10-05-2021 AR
13318 581 Exceptional measures concerning cash withdrawals from foreign currency bank accounts 24-03-2021 AR
13317 580 Exceptional exemptions from banks required investments 25-02-2021 AR
13309 579 Opening of Bank Accounts 29-01-2021 AR
13301 578 Amendment of basic decisions no. 5258 & 7534 & 13100 09-12-2020 AR
13300 577 Operations related to credit investment shareholding and participation 09-12-2020 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
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

 

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