Beirut stock exchange suspends trading

Beirut, The Beirut Stock Exchange suspended trading until further notice on Monday due to a strike by central bank employees.

In a statement on Monday, the stock exchange said it had received a letter from Midclear stating it could not carry out the clearance and settlement processes on time as a result of the strike.

The trading suspension was “to protect the interest of all investors,” it added.

Source: Jordan News Agency