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Lebanon bank deposits boosted by upward of 8%

less” than 8 percent, Head of the Lebanese Banks Association Joseph Torbey said over the weekend. ... Association Joseph Torbey said over the weekend, reiterating the sector’s commitment to implementing ... are set to grow by “no less” than 8 percent, Head of the Lebanese Banks Association Joseph Torbey said ...

14/05/2012 - 12:34 - comment 0

Economic recovery starts with the Arab banking sector

opportunities and fuel growth, chairman of the Lebanese Banks Association Joseph Torbey said. ... of the Lebanese Banks Association Joseph Torbey said Wednesday. “The global financial crisis has exposed ... opportunities and fuel growth, chairman of the Lebanese Banks Association Joseph Torbey said Wednesday. ...

12/04/2012 - 09:55 - comment 0

Beirut bolsters fight against dirty money

money laundering and terrorist funding, the head of the Union of Arab Banks Joseph Torbey said Wednesday. Speaking at the opening conference on money laundering, Torbey told participants that Lebanon has ... money laundering and terrorist funding, the head of the Union of Arab Banks Joseph Torbey said ...

08/09/2011 - 16:01 - comment 0

Lebanon's banks ready for any fallout from Syria

to the president of the Association of Banks in Lebanon, Joseph Torbey, about its impact on the sector. ... Joseph Torbey, about its impact on the sector. Q: What was the impact of the Syrian conflict ... The Daily Star spoke to the president of the Association of Banks in Lebanon, Joseph Torbey, about its ...

08/01/2013 - 07:38 - comment 0

Arab banks threaten Cypriot pullout over new tax plans

in the region,” Joseph Torbey said. In a strongly worded statement, Torbey warned Cyprus about the negative ... measure could destroy Cyprus as a financial hub in the region,” Torbey said in the statement, noting ... as hundreds of thousands of depositors from all over the world. Torbey, who is also the president ...

19/03/2013 - 07:34 - comment 0

Experts Urge Arab Banks to Embark on e-Banking

on Internet banking laws at the Savoy Suite Hotel, Joseph Torbey, vice-president of the Union of Arab Banks, ... Torbey said that computer illiteracy is still widespread in this part of the world and that only 0.7 ... will be using the internet in the US and Europe by the same year.   Torbey was quoted as saying that a bank ...

19/05/2010 - 09:54 - comment 0

Arab economies need to reform - Banking chief

potential financial capabilities and their uncertainty concerning which economic strategy to follow,” Joseph Torbey told participants at a banking conference in Bahrain. He added the needed reforms had to include ... and decent life is inconceivable,” Torbey said. He added that although the current vision was blurred, ...

04/04/2013 - 09:59 - comment 0

Arab banks to pursue emergency economic plan

of the Lebanese Banking Association Joseph Torbey said. However, Torbey added that the gloomy picture won’t last ... to 1.75 percent in 2012, Torbey said. Similarly in Tunisia, the GDP growth rate will drop from 3.05 ... and economic uncertainty, most countries in turmoil will end 2011 on a negative note. Torbey said UAE ...

17/11/2011 - 08:39 - comment 0

Despite troubles, Lebanon's economy to grow

confirming that Salameh had played a pivotal role in buttressing the banking sector. Joseph Torbey, head ... a long journey blurred with a great deal of uncertainty and caution,” Torbey said. He added ... slowdown, unemployment, instability and corruption,” Torbey said. He added that while Arab banks ...

18/11/2012 - 12:29 - comment 0

Arab banking summit in October ahead of WTO conference

UAB Chairman Joseph Torbey said the participants will examine "means for the liberalization ...

15/08/2010 - 15:45 - comment 0