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Financing programme for needy families, rural women, and craftsmen to be launched soon
The improvement comes despite the uncertainty in the global economy which has resulted from the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
New law opens door for privatisation of central depository and registration process
Doss added, “Less working hours have also disrupted production activity possibly leading to relative supply shortages of some goods also posing inflationary pressures.”
The CBE added that its consumer price index (CPI) inched up to 0.4% in March, compared to 0.2% in February and 0.5% in March 2019.
Net FDI rose $773.8m to record net inflow of $5bn by H1 of FY2019/20
Banks reveal initiative details initiative, microloans in trouble
CBE included microfinance sector in the initiative on Monday
940,000 thousand customers are covered by the initiative, their total debts amount to EGP 11.308bn, value of marginal returns reaches EGP 4.25bn
MSMEs loan installments postponed for six months without fines
CBE supports economy with many initiatives in face of crises such as COVID-19, says Negm
Bank deposits increase to EGP 4.2359trn, household sector denominated 81.3%
The CBE rejected other offers from investors who requested an interest of 4.10%.
Khodeir’s comments came during a roundtable discussion held to tackle the banking draft law and its role in enhancing Egypt’s economic development.
Weighted return on new deposits declines in September 2019 to 11.5%, 16% on loans
The January’s figure is the highest in the history of Egypt and it covers more than eight months of commodity imports.
External debt-to-GDP ratio 36% in Egypt, 48.5% in Latin America, 47.5% in Middle East
Appreciation of currency, lower interest rates, price cuts across consumer goods, and stability of fuel costs
The proceeds of the tender goes to repay a previous tender offered on 8 January 2019 worth $845.1m
To return to 2010 Egypt’s tourism revenue rates, country must diversify tourism markets, with more cooperation between Tourism and Civil Aviation Ministries
Why the US dollar broke the EGP16 barrier and where to next?
One-third of bank’s customers has beem registered in its e-services
Annual headline Inflation rose to 2.7% from 2.4% in October
CBE under Amer succeeded in managing the files of monetary policy and exchange market, which reflected positively on the performance of the national economy as a whole, say bankers
CBE accepts $1.56bn worth offers from 33 investors with interests ranging between 3.55-3.6%
Government, investors, and EGX are the most beneficiaries from the decision, while bank depositors are the most harmed
It’s the highest foreign exchange reserves in Egypt’s history, covering more than eight months of commodity imports.
Banks issued 3.5m Meeza cards until end-October, says CBE Deputy Governor
Egypt’s imports scored $66.529bn, while exports reached $28.495bn between July 2018 and June 2019
Experts argue security stability is key behind hike in tourism, Sultan forecast sector to achieve $15bn by FY-end