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Egypt IMF loan

Egypt says IMF deal doesn’t need approval

"In accordance with the constitutional declaration, any international agreement needs to be approved by the legislative authority, and in the absence of parliament, President Mohamed Mursi is empowered to take such decisions"

September 25, 2012 8:49
 
What do Egyptians really want?

What do Egyptians really want?

We’ve all been watching the drama unfold in Egypt these past two weeks. But, asks Linda Heard of Arab News, given their vast number, do the people even know what they want?

February 8, 2011 2:45
 
Tide turns in favour of Egypt’s Brotherhood in revolt

Tide turns in favour of Egypt’s Brotherhood in revolt

Brotherhood repressed for many years; Government now seeks them out; Is Brotherhood to be feared?

February 7, 2011 2:54
 
Analysts, economists comment on Egypt market

Analysts, economists comment on Egypt market

How will Egypt’s economy and markets cope with the country’s ongoing social and political unrest? Reuters has the latest views from the regional experts.

February 7, 2011 2:29
 
Reopening Egypt’s banks will be leap into unknown

Reopening Egypt’s banks will be leap into unknown

UBS sees pound weakening as much as 25 pct in a month; Depreciation could trigger burst of food price inflation; Egypt's $36 bln in foreign reserves may decline quickly; Government reverses decision to open bourse; Threat of panicky withdrawals from banks.

February 5, 2011 5:05
 

Leaders inside, outside Egypt seek exit from impasse

Western leaders seek "orderly" transition; Mubarak meets ministers, signals business as usual; Vice president to meet prominent figures on Saturday.

February 5, 2011 4:59
 
Who are the potential players in Egyptian reform?

Who are the potential players in Egyptian reform?

As a popular uprising against the rule of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak shows no sign of letting up, the question is which people or groups could take a stake in power?

February 1, 2011 10:19
 
Egypt’s Al Jazeera ban shows channel’s key role

Egypt’s Al Jazeera ban shows channel’s key role

Egypt shuts down Al Jazeera operations; Move follows closing down Internet, cutting phones; Qatari channel has led coverage of Arab uprisings.

January 31, 2011 5:13
 
Egypt has limited war chest to avert finance crisis

Egypt has limited war chest to avert finance crisis

Money outflows, blow to tourism will drain reserves; Several weeks of unrest would have significant impact; Weaker pound would boost inflation which fuelled riots; Concern about stability when banks reopen.

January 31, 2011 12:44
 

Egypt in crisis, Mubarak meets commanders

Mubarak meets high command; Interior Ministry guarded by army armoured vehicles; Heavy military presence replaces police; Vigilantes protect Cairo buildings from mobs of looters.

January 30, 2011 3:07
 
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