Al-Ahram Weekly   Al-Ahram Weekly
9 - 15 September 1999
Issue No. 446
Published in Cairo by AL-AHRAM established in 1875 Issues navigation Current Issue Previous Issue Back Issues

Crunch dollar crunch
Will recurrent shortages of dollars ever end? asks Sherine Abdel-Razek
'A matter of life and death'
Eager to win support in business circles ahead of an anticipated cabinet reshuffle, the government last week sought to boost the export sector, writes Gamal Essam El-Din
Higher yields
for investment certificates

The government's recent decision to raise the interest rates on its investment certificates has received a cautious welcome


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