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Egypt inflation

Egypt must manage workforce’s high expectations

Egypt must manage workforce’s high expectations

Emboldened workers demand higher wages; Budget already under pressure from protest fallout; Wage increases would fuel inflation; Analysts see opposition figures needed in cabinet.

February 20, 2011 11:25
 

Egypt military wants to hand over power in 6 months

Hopes to hand over power to civilian rulers, including an elected president, within six months

February 15, 2011 4:06
 

UK calls for international action on Mubarak assets

UK financial crime agency hunting assets, report says; Minister says not aware Mubarak has large assets in UK

February 13, 2011 4:14
 
Egypt economy faces rocky road after protests

Egypt economy faces rocky road after protests

Sentiment on army's side for now, but big challenges loom; Growth may fall to as low as 1-2 percent – analysts; Loose fiscal policy, weak currency to fuel inflation

February 13, 2011 3:56
 
Egypt growth may halve, budget gap, inflation to rise

Egypt growth may halve, budget gap, inflation to rise

Loose fiscal policy, weak currency to fuel inflation; Central bank to intervene, aggressive rate hike an option; Investment outflows of up to $1 bln a day; Key tourism revenues take "big hit".

February 10, 2011 1:04
 

Egypt July inflation steady, monthly rate jumps

Interest rates seen on hold until end 2010.

August 10, 2010 10:54