Beer over banks! People in this country face a stark choice
Largely locked out of their dollar deposit accounts since late 2019 when the Lebanese pound crashed and the banking system buckled amid protests, some savers see investments in export-focused companies a way to access hard currency
Alcohol exporters, including craft brewers, are a popular choice
Faced with the choice of leaving their savings stuck in the bank or investing them at a huge loss, some Lebanese people are opting to take a punt. For them, it's the only sensible option in a financial system warped by crisis.