The acceleration of a long-awaited reform programme and continued economic recovery, particularly in the retail and energy sectors, made 2016 a transitional year for Egypt.
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Economic Update | Egypt Year in Review 2016
27 Dec 2016
Economic Update | Egypt boosting its electricity capacity through renewables
30 Nov 2016
In a bid to boost Egypt’s power generation capacity, government officials are looking to increase production from solar and other renewable energy sources.
Economic Update | Egypt’s modern retail segment set to record higher growth rates
30 Oct 2016
With slow growth and double-digit inflation, Egypt has its fair share of challenges, but the country’s retail sector appears to be easing into recovery mode, aided by an increase in formal activity...
Economic Update | Egypt’s oil and gas sector rallies
27 Sep 2016
Even amid a backdrop of low global commodity prices, new oil and gas discoveries are continuing to drive investment in Egypt’s hydrocarbons sector.
Economic Update | Egypt offers long-awaited 4G licences
6 Sep 2016
The launch of 4G licences in Egypt will help boost low user revenue for telecoms companies and improve service quality, with operators upgrading their infrastructure in preparation for commercial...