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Egyptian economy B- but stable

Moody’s said it expected Egyptian banks to remain well-funded because of their strong deposit bases, supported by remittances from Egyptians working abroad. This lets them avoid relying on riskier funding from domestic or foreign markets. Last month Fitch Ratings raised … Continue reading

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Military takeover in Egypt: turning a political dispute into a religious conflict

Referring to Mursi’s year as president,Commander-In-Chief of the Armed Forces of Egypt Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense warned of mixing religion with politics, and of turning a political dispute over a regime that failed … Continue reading

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Egypt’s SCAF fires Yehia el-Gamal

The military announced it had accepted the resignation of deputy prime minister Yehia el-Gamal, Supreme Council of the Armed Forces (SCAF) acknowledged for the first time that a delay in elections might be necessary. “Procedures for a parliamentary election will … Continue reading

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Mubarak of Egypt holed up at Camp 75?

Is President Hosni Mubarak of Egypt at Camp 75, Manshiyet el-Bakri, home of the Republican Guard? Continue reading

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