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News Egypt » Economy: Egypt's economic growth seen at 4.2 percent, below government forecasts

News channel or source: https://af.reuters.com/article/investingNews/idAFKBN1FC151-OZABS
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt’s economy will grow 4.2 percent in the fiscal year that began in July, well below government projections of 5.3-5.5 percent, economists said in a Reuters poll published on Tuesday. The economy has struggled since the 2011 uprising ...

News Egypt » Economy: Banking experts expect economy to boom in 2018

News channel or source: https://dailynewsegypt.com/2018/01/21/banking-experts-expect-economy-boom-2018/
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

A number of banking experts expect the Egyptian economy to grow strongly this year, pointing out that the sectors of energy, construction, and small and medium enterprises (SMEs) will play the biggest role in fuelling the growth. According to four experts ...

News Egypt » Economy: Egypt targets 8-10 flotations of state firms over 18 months: finance minister

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-egypt-economy/egypt-targets-8-10-flotations-of-state-firms-over-18-months-finance-minister-idUSKBN1FA0BC
Publication date: Saturday 20 January 2018

The state owns vast swathes of Egypt’s economy, including three of its largest banks - National Bank of Egypt, Banque Du Caire, the United Bank of Egypt - along with much of its oil industry and real estate sector. The last time state-owned companies ...

News Egypt » Economy: Egypt’s Economy to Record Region’s Strongest Growth by 2019: Report

News channel or source: https://www.albawaba.com/business/egypt-economy-to-record-region-strongest-growth-by-2019-moodys-1075630
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Egypt is expected to record the highest growth in the Levant and North Africa region, accelerating from 4.2% in 2017 to around 5.0% by 2019 and 5.5% by 2021, according to a report published by Moody’s Investors Service. Moreover, the report indicates ...

News Egypt » Economy: Zohr field fires up the Egyptian economy

News channel or source: http://www.arabnews.com/node/1227516/business-economy
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

LONDON: Egypt’s economy has received a major boost since gas from Zohr, the Mediterranean’s largest offshore field, began to be pumped ashore in Port Said city at the end of last year. Zohr is one of the most positive energy stories to hit the Middle ...

News Egypt » Economy: Egypt's inflation drops as economic reforms take effect

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/egypts-inflation-drops-economic-reforms-effect-52257156
Publication date: uesday 09 January 2018

Egypt says inflation has dropped to 21.9 percent in December, down from nearly 26 percent the month before. The figures were published by the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics on Wednesday. Dubai-based Arqaam Capital says the decline ...

News Egypt » Economy: Egypt's political, economic situation massively improved under Sisi - Euromoney

News channel or source: http://www.sis.gov.eg/Story/124240?lang=en-us
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

Egypt is definitely going in the right direction and its recovery is noticeable, Christian Richter, a contributor to Euromoney's risk survey and a professor in economics at the German University in Cairo, said Friday. "There is still work to be done, but ...

News Egypt » Economy: Promoting rural women economic empowerment through cooperatives in Upper Egypt

News channel or source: http://www.ilo.org/global/topics/cooperatives/news/WCMS_615586/lang--en/index.htm?shared_from=shr-tls
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

Women members of handicraft producer cooperatives Within the framework of “The way forward after the revolution: Decent work for women in Egypt and Tunisia” project funded by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Finland, the ILO has supported the ...

News Egypt » Economy: Egypt hikes 2017-18 economic growth forecast to 5.3-5.5 pct

News channel or source: http://english.alarabiya.net/en/business/economy/2018/01/13/Egypt-hikes-2017-18-economic-growth-forecast-to-5-3-5-5-pct.html
Publication date: Saturday 13 January 2018

Egypt has revised up its economic growth forecast for fiscal 2017-18 that began in July to 5.3 to 5.5 percent from 4.8 percent previously, the planning minister said on Saturday. Hala al-Saeed said gross domestic product was expected to have grown 5.2 to 5 ...

News Egypt » Economy: POLL-Egypt's economic growth seen at 4.2 percent, below government forecasts

News channel or source: https://www.cnbc.com/2018/01/23/reuters-america-poll-egypts-economic-growth-seen-at-4-point-2-percent-below-government-forecasts.html
Publication date: uesday 23 January 2018

Apps/econ-polls?RIC=EGGDPAP economic poll data * reuters://realtime/verb=Open/url=cpurl://apps.cp./Apps/cb-polls?RIC=EGINTR%3DECI CBE poll data CAIRO, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Egypt's economy will grow 4.2 percent in the fiscal year that began in July ...