Market Update: Egypt stocks up 1.8 pct mid-Thursday

Ahram Online, Thursday 15 Mar 2012

Egyptian stocks are extending their gains on Thursday, the benchmark EGX30 up 1.8 per cent at 5,182.3 points nearly halfway through the week's final four-hour trading session.

The broader index EGX70 is also following the northern direction, up 1.5 per cent.

Of the day's nearly 150 listed stocks, more than 80 are making gains.

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