Doing Business 2019

Egypt carries out the highest number of reforms during one year within the past decade.

To Lower Pollution

Walid is one of 45,000 taxi drivers who turned in their vehicles for scrapping and recycling, in return for new upgraded vehicles.



Ibrahim Chowdhury

Senior Economist, Egypt

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Oct 03, 2018

Egypt's Economic Outlook - October 2018

Sustained and accelerating growth provides evidence of an expansionary fiscal consolidation in a context of a competitive exchange rate and strong supply response in the energy sector to removal of distortions.

Oct 03, 2018

MENA Economic Monitor, October 2018: A New Economy for the Middle East and ...

MENA countries will have to develop a digital economy. This will require the adoption of new technologies and the provision of “digital public goods”.

Apr 16, 2018

Egypt's Economic Outlook - April 2018

As reform momentum is sustained, economic activity is expected to improve and imbalances are projected to narrow further. Real GDP is forecast to grow by 5% in FY18, and to increase gradually to 5.8% by FY20.

Dec 01, 2017

Working for Egypt- Portfolio Snapshots 2017

The World Bank began its support in 1959. Since then, the Bank has financed 166 projects in Egypt totaling $19 billion.

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