Egyptian pound weakens slightly in early trade
The pound traded at 5.942 to the dollar on Monday, down from 5.93 at Sunday's close.
February 7, 2011 12:10 by Reuters
The Egyptian pound weakened slightly in the second day of trade after a week-long closure caused by political unrest.
The pound traded at 5.942 to the dollar on Monday, down from 5.93 at Sunday’s close and 5.855 on Jan. 27, before the week-long closure.
Markets, which are working on reduced hours, opened at 10:00 a.m. and will close at 1:30 p.m.
(Reporting by Patrick Werr)