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News Egypt » Economy: Egypt is ready to be an energy hub for Europe, investment chief says

News channel or source: https://www.cnbc.com/2018/04/23/egypt-is-ready-to-be-an-energy-hub-qalaa-holdings-heikal.html
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

The discovery has been a boon to the Egyptian economy as it means the country will be able to meet domestic demand and shouldn't have to buy in foreign supplies. In fact, Egypt hopes to stop importing foreign oil and gas entirely by 2019, according to Reuters.

News Egypt » Economy: Curbing inflation tops Sisi’s list of economic priorities

News channel or source: https://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2018/04/egypt-economy-sisi-new-term-program-inflation-reform-prices.html
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

With Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi securing a second term, many economists are still wondering how to deal with inflation and soaring prices, while questioning the future of the armed forces' participation in the economy. REUTERS/Ammar Awad A man ...

News Egypt » Economy: The International Monetary Fund (IMF), Central Bank of Egypt and Government of Egypt to Host Inclusive Growth and Job Creation Conference in Egypt

News channel or source: https://www.cnbcafrica.com/apo/2018/04/23/the-international-monetary-fund-imf-central-bank-of-egypt-and-government-of-egypt-to-host-inclusive-growth-and-job-creation-conference-in-egypt/
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

and the Government of Egypt will co-host a high-level conference in Cairo on May 5-6, 2018, on promoting higher economic growth and job creation in Egypt. The aim of this event is to recognize the successes in macroeconomic stabilization that Egypt has ...

News Egypt » Economy: Egypt's Economic Outlook - April 2018

News channel or source: http://www.worldbank.org/en/country/egypt/publication/economic-outlook-april-2018
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

As reform momentum is sustained, economic activity is expected to improve and imbalances are projected to narrow further. Real GDP is forecast to grow by 5% in FY18, and to increase gradually to 5.8% by FY20. Growth is expected to be driven by resilient ...

News Egypt » Economy: Egypt: Looming Humanitarian Crisis in Sinai

News channel or source: https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/04/23/egypt-looming-humanitarian-crisis-sinai
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

“The Egyptian army’s actions border on collective punishment ... The army restrictions have also badly interrupted economic activities and sources of income for most residents. Since February 9, North Sinai’s Governor General Abd al-Fattah Harhor ...

News Egypt » Economy: How did voters register their protest in Egypt’s presidential election?

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/monkey-cage/wp/2018/04/16/how-did-voters-register-their-protest-in-egypts-presidential-election/
Publication date: Sunday 15 April 2018

voters punish the incumbent for a declining economy. I find that a district’s reliance on the tourism industry, which made up over 11 percent of the Egyptian economy in 2011 but has since been decimated by political instability and terrorism, is not ...

News Egypt » Economy: Al-Sisi touts Egypt-Kuwait ties as time-tested

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096756800/AlSisi-touts-EgyptKuwait-ties-as-timetested
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

While meeting with visiting Co-chairman of the Egyptian-Kuwaiti Cooperation Council Mohammad Al-Sager, Al-Sisi said the council plays a significant role in the promotion of bilateral economic relations, Presidential Spokesman Bassam Radhi said in a statement.

News Egypt » Economy: Egypt’s ambitious budget signifies further stable economic conditions

News channel or source: https://dailynewsegypt.com/2018/04/15/egypts-ambitious-budget-signifies-stable-economic-conditions/
Publication date: Sunday 15 April 2018

Egypt’s draft budget for fiscal year (FY) 2018/2019 suggests that the government is looking to tighten its finances and push ahead with fiscal reforms, which signals stable economic conditions in the most populous Arab country. The government is ...

News Egypt » Economy: Nissan, Toyota await Egypt’s automotive policy to expand investments: economic counsellor of Japan’s embassy

News channel or source: https://dailynewsegypt.com/2018/04/16/nissan-toyota-await-egypts-automotive-policy-expand-investments-economic-counsellor-japans-embassy/
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

Japanese automobile companies operating in the Egyptian market, such as Nissan and Toyota, are looking to funnel new investments into the market, but they face some obstacles, said the political and economic counsellor at the Japanese Embassy in Cairo ...

News Egypt » Economy: Philippine economy

News channel or source: https://www.philstar.com/happens/345
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

Topping the list were India with $69 billion, followed by China ($64 billion), the Philippines, Mexico ($31 billion), Nigeria ($22 billion) and Egypt ($20 billion). The report adds that payments from immigrants back to their home countries reached a new ...