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Banking structures & sources of finance in the Middle East

Banking structures & sources of finance in the Middle East

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Published by Banker Research Unit in London .
Written in English


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Statementedited by Philip Thorn and Farida Mazhar.
ContributionsThorn, Philip., Mazhar, Farida., Banker Research Unit.
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Open LibraryOL14074961M

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