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Business - Economy
11/29/2023 4:40:12 PM
Egypt's government will start selling discounted bread to citizens not enrolled in its ration card programme, through designated prepaid cards, as of January 2024, an official announced on Tuesday.

World - Region
8/17/2023 2:42:12 PM
Tunisian authorities have arrested the head of the national bakery owners' union, accusing him of a "monopoly" as the country faces a weeks-long shortage of subsidised bread, local media reported Thursday.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
1/24/2023 7:31:15 PM
Subsidised bread will soon be accessible to non-ration card holders at cost price, reports Amira Hisham

Egypt - Society
1/16/2023 10:31:44 PM
Minister of Supply and Internal Trade Ali Moselhi announced that Egyptian citizens who do not have ration cards will be able to buy subsidised bread using prepaid cards.

Business - Economy
7/17/2022 9:51:38 PM
The General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC) will continue to bear the difference between the actual cost of production and the price to consumers of subsidised bread in diesel-fueled bakeries, Minister of Supply Ali Moselhi said Sunday.

Egypt - Society
7/7/2022 9:54:45 PM
Egypt’s Minister of Supply Ali Moselhi has recently said his ministry plans to add sweet potato to subsidised bread due to the global grains crisis. Moselhi's remark made headlines and raised questions among the public about the plan which is still being studied.

Egypt - Politics
2/16/2022 9:24:53 PM
The Egyptian government will raise the price of subsidised bread loaves – sold at 5 piastres for over 30 years – but will make sure that the neediest and most marginalised citizens are not affected, Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly has said.

Egypt - Society
2/10/2022 5:39:16 PM
Egypt will stop providing all forms of state subsidies, including subsidised bread, rationing system, and fertilisers to those constructing new buildings illegally on farmland, in a new bid to put a brake on the decades-old issue, the cabinet stated.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
8/26/2021 10:51:00 AM
Whether bread subsidies should be reduced, and by how much, is provoking heated debate in political circles

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
8/14/2021 3:12:00 PM
The price of subsidised bread is slated to increase for the first time in decades

Egypt - Politics
8/3/2021 9:48:17 AM
The president's remarks came during the inauguration ceremony of Silo Foods, the mega food industries complex, which will provide schools meals for around 13 million students nationwide

World - Region
2/1/2021 6:39:33 PM
A large bag of flat bread, previously weighing 900 grammes and costing 2,000 Lebanese pounds, would now weigh 930 grammes and cost 2,500 pounds, a rise of around 20 percent, the National News Agency said.

World - International
7/1/2020 11:22:39 AM

Business - Economy
6/29/2018 7:38:05 PM
Prices of subsidised bread will remain the same despite the recent hike in fuel prices

Egypt - Politics
3/7/2017 9:26:04 PM

Business - Economy
4/14/2015 2:56:14 PM
The world’s largest wheat importer needs around 9.5 million tonnes of wheat to produce subsidised bread, the main staple food for Egyptians

Business - Economy
4/13/2014 12:09:51 PM

Business - Economy
7/18/2013 12:07:17 AM
Social justice, subsidised bread, fuel, and security among the many boxes to be ticked by the new cabinet's economic team

Business - Economy
7/11/2013 10:56:41 AM
World's biggest wheat importer sees dwindling reserves, signalling shortage more acute than previously revealed

Business - Economy
3/19/2013 1:15:45 PM
Egypt will implement 'smart card' to ration subsidized bread in a two months in Port Said and Port Fouad, according to supply minister Bassem Ouda

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