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Banks

 (băngks), Sir Joseph 1743-1820.
British botanist noted for his circumnavigation of the globe (1768-1771) with James Cook, during which he collected and cataloged numerous specimens of plants and animals.

Banks

(băngks), Sir Joseph 1743-1820.
British botanist who took part in Captain James Cook's voyage around the world (1768-1771), during which he discovered and cataloged many species of plant and animal life.
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In Lebanon, where SMEs have better access to financing with a share of 16 percent of banks' loan portfolios, they create more than 80 percent of jobs, head of the union of Arab banks Joseph Torbey said.
In his opening speech, WUAB Chairman and President of the Union of Lebanese Banks Joseph Torbey stressed that the Arab countries have to get prepared for the application of FATCA avoid the penalties announced by the US Administration against violators.
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Chairman of the Association of Lebanese Banks Joseph Tarabay said that the trade volume between Syria and Turkey increased rapidly since the signing of Adana agreement in 1998 and free trade agreement in 2004, adding that abolition of visas between the two countries contributes to raising trade volume by 120%.
The data are good, but not perfect," says North Carolina Commissioner of Banks Joseph A.
26 /PRNewswire/ -- The Center for Responsible Lending today commended North Carolina Commissioner of Banks Joseph A.
Head of the Association of Lebanese Banks Joseph Torbey said Thursday foreign investments inflow to the region for 2011 decreased by about 83 percent from more than $20 billion to about $4.
Among speakers at the Lebanese Economic Forum organized by Al-Iktissad Wal-Aamal group in cooperation with IDAL was Energy Minister Gibran Bassil, head of the Association of Lebanese Banks Joseph Torbey, and head of the Lebanese Chambers of Industry, Commerce and Agriculture Mohammad Shouceir.
Summary: The president of the Association of Lebanese Banks Joseph Torbey stressed Friday that the banking sector is capable of overcoming Moody's last report on the outlook of four Lebanese banks with "no substantial damage.
BEIRUT: The president of the Association of Lebanese Banks Joseph Torbey stressed Friday that the banking sector is capable of overcoming Moody's last report on the outlook of four Lebanese banks with "no substantial damage.
Summary: The chairman of the Union of Arab Banks Joseph Torbey is engaging in a transition toward free, tolerant and economically sustainable societies.