Economic recession

Beirut explosion creates boom in demand for glass, aluminium

Al Jazeera | August 31, 2020

The deadly explosion emanating from the port of Beirut on August 4 shattered all windows and glass doors within several kilometres of its vicinity. More

Tags: Economic recession, Hyperinflation, monetising debt, Port, تسييل الديون, تضخم مفرط, ركود اقتصادي, مرفأ,

Tripoli’s Port as an Alternative

Al Jazeera | August 6, 2020

Lebanon relies heavily on trade, therefore the closure of Beirut's port has a huge impact on the country.  More

Tags: Economic recession, Port, Privatization, الخصخصة, الركود الاقتصادي, مرفأ,