Latest in Tag: Economy Highlight
Latest in Tag: Economy
We are studying ways with the Ministry of Finance to increase the number of beneficiaries of the dignity and solidarity programme, says Social Solidarity Minister
Positive effects from the IMF deal can already be seen, says Ozalp
Decline in private investments to 51% in the reform programme; government controls 53% of bank loans since beginning of the year
The mobile market is going through a radical change, said Al-Batran
Egypt’s current economic troubles and reform efforts have been the main topic of discussion in a slew of articles recently, many of which pin the blame on the country’s ruling regime, such as Bloomberg’s “Egypt’s Failing Economy is Sisi’s Fault”. The government, however, is not only battling against the challenges of the present, but also …
US dollar crisis facilitates flourishing of informal economy, says exporter
Prime Minister Sherif Ismail and the government have promised a litany of political and legislative reforms that would be implemented in the short term to develop Egypt’s economy and pull it out of its poor state. Debates over the Civil Service Law, the value-added tax, the investment law, as well as the budget deficit, trade …
International lending is threatened with the fate of Gulf aid, which failed to heal Egypt’s economy
We are optimistic about the future of the Egyptian economy, especially following the government’s recently-adopted reform measures, says Seif Al-Nasr
The Egyptian market is large and diverse; Arab and foreign investors want to enter into it because they realise it is promising
The Egyptian economy is a war economy; all Egyptians should stick together to safely overcome this stage, says Elkady
Nearly half of Italy’s population wants to leave the EU, the country’s economy is among the worst in the eurozone. Can the government solve this? Sandro Gozi, European Affairs Minister, is on Conflict Zone this week.
Professor Amirah Haddad’s research presents short-, medium-, and long-term proposals for industrial policy changes
The leaders of the world’s most important nations are in China this weekend for the annual G20 meeting. Among the hopes for this year’s summit: New China-US joint commitments to fight climate change could be on the menu.
At the annual Ambrosetti Forum gathering of elites at Lake Como, Italian PM Renzi told political and economic influentials that Italy needs more time to reform.
86 Chinese companies have invested more than $1.1bn in the Suez Canal area, says CCTV
Small- and medium-sized enterprises (SME) may be the best solution for Egypt’s poor economic state. SMEs have the ability to provide a large number of jobs to subdue unemployment and produce important products. In May, the executive manager of the Egyptian Banking Institute (EBI) Mona El-Baradei said that the number of SMEs in Egypt constitutes …
Oil and gas industry representatives are gathering in Norway for the biennial ONS energy conference. Conference Committee Chair John Knight talks to DW about the role of oil and gas in a transitioning energy economy.
On 11 August, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) announced that it had reached an initial agreement with Egypt to lend the country $12bn over a three-year period, joining Iraq, Tunisia, and Jordan in taking money from the Washington-based fund. Egypt’s programme is likely to see the government of President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi move toward a …
The German economy has logged another quarter of expansion, the National Statistics Office has confirmed.
In the second part of a two-part interview, Al-Sisi included similar rhetoric from previous speeches, ranging from praising national projects, denying the negative effects of foreign loans on lower classes, and defending the army’s role of the army in the economya
Private sector development is still a huge challenge for Egypt’s economy. The business climate should be one of the prime targets for the government, particularly as Egypt dropped down in the Doing Business ranking for 2015–2016. There could not be a better time to take the necessary legal steps to improve the business climate in …
The South Korean president has granted pardons to thousands of people who’d been convicted of crimes. Among them are many businessmen, who were called upon to contribute towards kick-starting the economy.
While losing some of its previous momentum, the German economy is still in a robust state, logging higher-than-expected growth in the second quarter. Exports and private consumption were behind the expansion.
As Zambians head to the polls on Thursday, tough economic times will be on the minds of most voters. Inflation is high and prices of commodities have gone up.
It is obvious that The Economist has chosen to take sides with those bent on undermining Egypt, says Abu Zeid
China has logged worse-than-expected trade figures for July, with both exports and imports falling sharply. The world’s second-largest economy is feeling the pinch of lackluster domestic demand and mounting debt.