Comments on Lebanon’s subsidies & historic low exchange rate in Reuters, 17 Mar 2021

18 March, 2021
Download PDF
read 1 minute

Dr. Nasser Saidi’s comments appeared in the Reuters article titled “Brawls in shops as Lebanon’s financial meltdown hits supply of food“, published 17th March 2021.
Comments are posted below:

The looming removal of subsidies has triggered fears of shortages, said Nasser Saidi, an economist and former cabinet minister.

“As soon as you announce that subsidies might be lifted or reduced…automatically consumers hoard goods,” he said.

Read Next

TV and radio

Bloomberg Daybreak Middle East Interview, 16 Nov 2021

Aathira Prasad joined Manus Cranny on 16th of Nov, 2021 as part of the Bloomberg

17 November, 2021

TV and radio

Bloomberg Daybreak Middle East Interview, 14 Nov 2021

Dr. Nasser Saidi joined Yousef Gamal El-Din on 14th of October, 2021 as part of

15 November, 2021

media page

Comments on Saudi and others sanctions on Lebanon in CNN Arabia, 3 Nov 2021

Dr. Nasser Saidi’s comments appeared in a CNN Arabia article titled “أزمة قرداحي”.. هل

4 November, 2021