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Mohamed Mursi


Egypt decree that sparked protests cancelled

Billed as a "national dialogue", the meeting was boycotted by his main rivals and had little credibility among protesters in the most populous Arab nation.

December 9, 2012 1:40
Egypt - Market place in Cairo

Mursi very optimistic about crisis

President Mohamed Mursi is “very optimistic” that Egyptians will overcome the country’s political crisis, his spokesman said on Monday, referring…

November 27, 2012 8:55
Egypt president morsi has a tight window on economy. Photo: AP

Opinion: Egypt’s new PM is a big disappointment

Egypt now has a president and a prime minister neither of whom have significant experience in finance at a time when the economy is on its knees, running on foreign reserves worth barely three months of imports

July 25, 2012 9:31
Mohammed Mursi

UAE seeks stronger Egypt ties after Islamist win

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) called for stronger bilateral ties with Egypt following the swearing-in of the new Islamist president.

July 4, 2012 9:36
Egypt president morsi has a tight window on economy. Photo: AP

New Egypt president has a tight window on economy

Egypt's new president has a window of opportunity to pull the economy from the brink of disaster, but he will have to chart a careful path to convince a host of deeply sceptical players at home and abroad that his is a government they can trust.

June 26, 2012 10:29

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