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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.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
9/7/2023 9:15:00 AM
Experts explain the reasons behind rumours that rice has been excluded from Egypt’s subsidy system.

Egypt - Society
5/9/2023 7:09:42 PM
The Ministry of Supply and Internal Trade has reduced monthly allotments of subsidized sugar, rice and pasta - as the government attempts to streamline subsidies in order to deal with soaring prices of basic food commodities globally

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.

Egypt - Society
12/19/2022 5:40:42 PM
Egypt's Ministry of Supply and Internal Trade announced that more than 153,000 subsidy ration cards were revoked this year under the country's new conditions for subsidy eligibility.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
9/5/2022 12:15:00 PM
The government has increased the value of ration cards in a bid to help vulnerable families.

Egypt - Politics
8/31/2022 11:02:56 PM
Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi has ordered tripling the monthly exceptional bonus that will be disbursed staring 1 September via ration cards to EGP 300 for 9 million families, the state-owned news agency MENA said on Wednesday.

Egypt - Society
12/23/2021 11:24:59 PM
Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly announced on Thursday that the government is not only currently revising the ration cards system, but also the entire subsidies system.

Egypt - Society
12/22/2021 2:20:31 PM
President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi directed the government on Wednesday to stop issuing new subsidy ration cards and limit the number of beneficiaries to two family members per card in order to use savings towards long overdue development projects.

World - Region
6/30/2021 5:38:33 PM
The government, which subsidises key commodities including flour and medicine, has also started to gradually reduce support on other key items, after months of deliberations and without any official announcement

Egypt - Politics
6/30/2020 4:30:46 PM

Egypt - Politics
6/16/2020 2:23:40 PM
Face masks have become a ‘pressing need’ amid the outbreak of the highly contagious coronavirus, supply ministry Ali Mosselhi said

Egypt - Politics
1/12/2020 3:35:49 PM
Ali Abdel-Aal criticised the supply minister’s ‘provocative’ statement last week that the government is considering eliminating in-kind subsidies in favour of cash payments

Al-Ahram Weekly - Economy
10/2/2019 12:30:45 AM

Egypt - Politics
10/1/2019 7:14:34 PM
The step comes after President El-Sisi tweeted on Sunday that he understands the of low-income citizens who have been negatively affected by recent reforms to the ration card system

Egypt - Politics
9/30/2019 2:26:32 PM

Business - Economy
3/1/2019 6:48:15 PM
The second phase of rationalising Egypt’s database of ration-card beneficiaries will take place in March, Minister of Supplies and Internal Trade Ali Moselhi said earlier this week

Egypt - Politics
6/21/2017 11:48:03 AM
The decisions include more than doubling the monthly allowance on ration cards, with an increase to EGP 50 per person from EGP 21

Business - Economy
11/26/2016 9:20:47 PM

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