Wednesday,24 October, 2018
Current issue | Issue 1414, (18 - 24 October 2018 )
Wednesday,24 October, 2018
Issue 1414, (18 - 24 October 2018 )

Ahram Weekly

Nesma Nowar

Weekly Staff

A 44-strong US business delegation visited Egypt this week to explore investment opportunities in th

The World Bank’s Human Capital Index shows Egypt’s low productivity levels as being larg

Egypt needs to kick-start private-sector growth to keep to its economic targets, according to a rece

  • 16-08-2018

Inflation cools

Egypt’s inflation rates have been continuing their downward trend, with core inflation droppin

The Suez Canal has achieved record revenues since the inauguration of the New Canal three years ago,

Remittances from Egyptians living abroad rose significantly over the last fiscal year, reports Nesma

The government has raised natural gas prices for home and commercial use in the latest in a string o

  • 19-07-2018

SMEs in focus

The government has set out an ambitious strategy to grow Egypt’s small and medium-sized enterp

Egypt is pinning high hopes on its natural gas production to cover domestic demand and help it becom

  • 28-06-2018

Painful cuts

The latest round of fuel and electricity subsidy cuts will increase production costs for most busine

  • 07-06-2018

Oil pains

Hikes in global oil prices might force the government to raise fuel prices further to meet its fisca

Egypt’s economic reform programme and macroeconomic indicators are well on track, but inflatio

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