Al-Ahram Weekly   Al-Ahram Weekly
7 - 13 September 2000
Issue No. 498
Published in Cairo by AL-AHRAM established in 1875 Issues navigation Current Issue Previous Issue Back Issues

Cat and mouse
By Aziza Sami

Overhauling the power sector
The power sector is being opened up to private ownership through preparing electricity distribution companies to be offered for public subscription and inviting investors to establish more build-own-operate-and-transfer (BOOT) power stations. Minister of Electricity and Energy Ali El-Sa'idi spoke to Mona El-Fiqi about the ministry's plans

Airports await more private investments
The private sector is being encouraged to invest more in airports writes Sherine Nasr

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