Saturday,18 November, 2017
Current issue | Issue 1367, (2 - 8 November 2017)
Saturday,18 November, 2017
Issue 1367, (2 - 8 November 2017)

Ahram Weekly

ECONOMY

Price hikes stand out as the biggest fallout from the liberalisation of the currency exchange market, reports Mona El-Fiqi

Beesan Kassab charts out the winners from the CBE’s decision to float the pound last year

Central banks usually use interest rates as a tool to control inflation and stabilise forex markets. Sherine Abdel-Razek asks if the CBE overused it since the devaluation

The government complemented the devaluation of the pound with two successive reductions in fuel subsidies to tighten the budget deficit, reports Ahmed Kotb

The floating of the pound has helped Egypt narrow its trade deficit, reports Nesma Nowar

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