Items related to subsidies

Al-Masry Al-Youm 08 Apr 2017
Transport Minister Hisham Arafat said Saturday that the increase in the price of the metro ticket gave the kiss of life...
subsidized goods
Reuters 30 Mar 2017
The government is considering increasing subsidies on ration cards by 29 percent to LE27 (US$1.5) a month in the next...
Reuters 08 Mar 2017
Hundreds of Egyptians protested around the country on Tuesday, blocking roads and surrounding government offices, after...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 06 Mar 2017
Minister of Supply Ali Moselhy is looking into a proposal to limit the share of subsidized bread per capita from...
Reuters 12 Nov 2016
The International Monetary Fund said on Friday that its $12 billion bailout program for Egypt aims to reduce the...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 09 Nov 2016
The decision to float the Egyptian pound caused confusion and revealed flaws in government estimates, which led, in...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 25 Oct 2016
The Ministry of Supply and Internal Trade is currently working to build up a six-month strategic reserve of basic...
Al-Masry Al-Youm
Egypt Independent
17 Oct 2016
Prosecutors have ordered the detention of seven suspects pending investigation on charges of inciting protests on...
subsidized goods
Al-Masry Al-Youm 15 Oct 2016
Thousands of people in the city of Matariyya, in Daqahlia governorate, crowded around vehicles selling subsidized...
Foodstuff prices
Al-Masry Al-Youm 04 Oct 2016
The Egyptian government is planning to increase subsidies on household goods to prevent soaring prices resulting from...