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Ahmed Shafiq


Election no early relief for Egypt investors

Egypt's elections reveal a polarised nation that poses long-term risks for foreign investors.

May 29, 2012 12:31
Egypt presidential eclections

Egypt’s two contenders for president vie for votes

First-round results expected by Tuesday; Early tallies favour Islamist and Mubarak associate; Brotherhood seeks broad alliance against Shafiq; Stock market drops on fear of polarising runoff.

May 27, 2012 5:18
Egypt revolt-Ahmed Shafiq

Islamist and ex-PM vie for mantle of Egypt’s revolt

Islamist Mursi and Mubarak's PM Shafiq topped first round; Each side claims to be champion of anti-Mubarak revolution; Leftist candidate challenges outcome

May 27, 2012 11:44

Egypt’s prime minister quits after calls for purge

Former Transport Minister Essam Sharaf appointed.

March 3, 2011 12:52