Higher fees imposed by Syria at the Nassib-Jaber border crossing may derail the resumption of land trade, Lebanese merchants say.
New measures accompanying the recent Saudi deposit into Yemen's Central Bank aim to stem the slide of the Yemeni riyal, economists say.
The reopening of the border crossing between Jordan and Syria will restore the regional land route to Lebanese farmers exporting their crops.
The joint project will see the establishment of an industrial city near the Trebil border crossing in western Anbar province.
Lebanon's delay in forming a government is impeding the release of over $11 billion in loans and grants pledged at the Cedre conference.
Jordanian merchants are calling for the reopening of the crossing with Syria so transit routes can be restored and trade activity can resume.
With the Saudi Aramco flotation postponed, the Public Investment Fund is taking steps to raise cash to finance a slew of non-oil investments.
The annual government-sponsored summer sale sees shops offering heavily discounted prices to consumers in an effort to boost sales.
The programme offers refugees and low-income Jordanians a chance to make money by collecting, sorting and transforming waste paper.
The bank will inject foreign currency into the market until exchange rates reach 'realistic levels', it said Thursday.