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Dr. Garbis Iradian

Opinion| Egypt: Post-COVID-19 Challenges

Egypt is the only Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region country to avoid contraction in fiscal year (FY) 2020/21. We expect growth to moderate from 3.6% in FY 2019/20 to 2.3% in FY 2020/21, supported by accommodative monetary and fiscal policies, and the progress in structural reforms prior to the pandemic.

Dr. Garbis Iradian

Christian Berger, Ambassador of the European Union to Egypt

Opinion| Multilateralism, cooperation key to tackling global challenges

We are living through a health crisis on a historic scale with the speed and scope of its global reach quite unprecedented.   While the novel coronavirus pandemic is showing us the vulnerabilities of our societies and economies, it also clearly demonstrates the importance of adopting a global approach, multi-level cooperation, and standing together. This …

Christian Berger

Opinion| In the face of challenges, we need to work together

The UK is leading the charge. My government wants both to build back better in our own society, and also to support other countries in their own fight. We can only do this by working together. Whether this is through bilateral engagement, or through multilateral collective effort, the ultimate solution to this problem is, and has to be, a joint one.

Sir Geoffrey Adams

Ajit Gupte as its new Ambassador to Egypt

India appoints new Ambassador to Cairo

Gupte joined the Indian Foreign Service in 1991. He has studied Mandarin, and has worked closely with China as Under Secretary (China) from 1995 to 1998, and during postings in Hong Kong 1998-2000) and Beijing (2000-2004).

Nihal Samir