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Business - Economy
2/21/2023 5:57:34 PM
Wall Street stocks fell early Tuesday following mixed results from Walmart and Home Depot as concerns about higher interest rates continued to weigh on markets.

Business - Tech
2/9/2023 4:41:58 PM
Egypt's telecom sector is facing a host of challenges in the local market, such as high interest rates, depreciation of the Egyptian pound, and surging inflation, according to CEO of Etisalat Egypt Hazem Metwally.

Business - Economy
2/9/2023 12:01:00 PM
Egypt’s annual headline inflation maintained its upturn in January, recording 26.5 percent, up from eight percent in January 2022 and 21.6 percent in December 2022, the Central Agency for Public Mobilisation and Statistics (CAPMAS) said on Thursday.

Business - Economy
2/8/2023 3:15:30 PM
For the first time since May 2022, Moody’s has downgraded Egypt’s credit rating, Egypt's long-term foreign- and local-currency issuer ratings, from B2 to B3, changing the outlook from negative to stable, Moody’s Investors Service said on Tuesday.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Economy
2/7/2023 10:19:42 PM
The Central Bank of Egypt has opted to keep interest rates unchanged to give the market a chance to digest the effects of the hikes it introduced last year, writes Doaa Abdel-Moneim

Business - Economy
2/6/2023 6:04:45 PM
Egypt’s real GDP growth is expected to moderate to three percent in 2023 with a higher inflationary wave anticipated over the year, Fitch Solutions said in its MENA Monthly Outlook report shared with Ahram Online.

Business - Markets & Companies
2/3/2023 8:02:50 PM
Wall Street's rally hit a wall after a shocking jobs report showed the U.S. economy created a third of a million more jobs last month than expected, fueling worries about inflation and higher interest rates.

Business - Economy
2/3/2023 3:59:46 PM
Could Egypt lower its dependency in the short term on "hot money" as a source of securing liquidity in foreign exchange amid the government's plan to focus on attracting more direct investments in a longer term strategy for strengthening the economy? Ahram Online asked various analysts.

Business - Economy
2/2/2023 11:13:00 PM
In its first meeting in 2023, the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) decided to maintain unchanged the current interest rates.

Business - Economy
2/1/2023 4:18:47 PM
High interest rates carry multiple risks to the future of investment in Egypt. They negatively affect investment due to high financing prices, which in turn affect the ability of businesses to obtain the local financing necessary to build factories and expand, stated the Egyptian Junior Business Association (EJB) on Wednesday.

Business - Economy
2/1/2023 2:12:56 PM
The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) is scheduled to convene on Thursday, the first meeting in 2023, to review the key interest rates in light of the recent updates in the country’s macroeconomy.

Business - Economy
1/23/2023 10:12:03 PM
European Central Bank chief Christine Lagarde said Monday that interest rates need to continue rising at a "steady pace" in order to avoid inflation becoming entrenched.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
1/17/2023 10:22:31 PM
How will the unprecedentedly high interest rates on certificates of deposit affect the economy as a whole, asks Nahla Abul-Ezz

Business - Markets & Companies
1/5/2023 6:35:20 PM
Eurozone and US stocks fell Thursday as US jobs data added to concerns the Federal Reserve will push on with hikes in US interest rates to fight decades-high inflation.

Business - Economy
1/4/2023 12:30:27 PM
The National Bank of Egypt (NBE) and Banque Misr have issued new one-year maturity saving certificates with a 25 percent yield after one year, the highest yield on record, the two banks announced on Wednesday.

Business - Economy
12/30/2022 7:17:54 PM
Stock markets were wrapping up their worst performances in years on Friday before heading into 2023 under recession fears following Russia's invasion of Ukraine, high inflation, and rising interest rates.

Business - Economy
12/22/2022 9:10:00 PM
The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) has raised on Thursday the interest rates by three percent (300 bps), thus exceeding expectations.


Business - Economy
12/22/2022 12:53:00 PM
The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) is set to hold its final meeting for 2022 on Thursday to review the key interest rates in light of the latest updates in the local and global economic scene, particularly the accelerating inflation rates.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
12/20/2022 1:08:00 PM
A year ago, experts warned of inflationary pressures because of increased demand after two years of closures related to the Covid-19 pandemic, which led to supply chain disruptions.

Business - Economy
12/2/2022 5:17:41 PM
Stock markets fell on Friday after strong US jobs data raised concerns that the US Federal Reserve may continue to aggressively hike interest rates to tame inflation.

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