SAWT BEIRUT INTERNATIONAL

| 21 February 2024, Wednesday |

Black market dollar registers new hike

The exchange rate of the dollar on the black market recorded this evening, Friday, between 26850 and 26900 Lebanese pounds per dollar, after it opened in the morning at the same price.

It fell in daylight hours to 26,500 pounds to the dollar, but it returned and rose.

In this context, the Banque du Liban announced, in a statement, that “the trading volume on the “Sayrafa” platform amounted to $66,000,000/sixty-six million dollars for today, at a rate of 22,600 Lebanese pounds per dollar, according to the exchange rates of operations carried out by banks and exchange institutions on the platform.” .

The statement added, “Banks and exchange institutions should continue to record all purchase and sale transactions on the “Sayrafa” platform in accordance with the circulars issued in this regard.”

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  • Sawt Beirut International