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Egyptian pound at 7-year low ahead of vote result

Egyptian pound at seven year low ahead of vote result

Egypt's currency takes a beating, as citizens await the result of the crucial presidential elections.

June 24, 2012 4:25
 
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Egyptian pound bid at lowest in more than 7 years

Egypt's pound was bid at 6.0507 to the U.S. dollar on Wednesday, its weakest in more than seven years, following a week of political turmoil.

June 20, 2012 5:44
 
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 pound falls to five-year low against dollar

The pound has been volatile for weeks.

November 29, 2010 4:08