Improving the investment climate

Hancock, Melissa
April 2009
MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;4/10/2009, Vol. 53 Issue 15, p38
The article reports that the Egyptian government's reform programme has helped the country tide over the global financial crisis, but it is looking for ways to attract further funds due to fall in foreign direct investment. The programme has boosted the economy and aided gross domestic product growth. To overcome the foreign revenue decline, Egypt has unveiled a $2.7 billion stimulus package for infrastructure projects and would tender 52 projects financed through public-private partnerships.


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