Items related to energy subsidies

A banner reads "Empty Tank" as tens of cars queue at petrol station, Cairo, January 16,2012 amid fears of an oil shortage.
Reuters 15 Aug 2016
Egypt's spending on petroleum subsidies fell by 23 percent in 2015/16 to 55 billion Egyptian pounds ($6.27 billion...
© AFP/File / by Wissam Keyrouz | Falling oil prices hinder global efforts to develop renewable energy sources, experts warned on January 17 at a conference in Abu Dhabi
 
 
 
Al-Masry Al-Youm 17 Feb 2016
Energy subsidies will be reduced by 50 percent by 2020 and are expected to be cancelled by 2025, according to a...
Egypt Independent 20 Sep 2015
A drop in oil prices to US$20 per barrel could decrease financial and in-kind aid Egypt receives from Gulf countries,...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 30 Jul 2015
The Electricity Ministry has announced the new electricity prices for the 2015/2016 fiscal year. These changes...
UNIDO to support Egypt increase essential oils exports
Egypt Independent 06 Jul 2015
A recent report issued by the Cairo Center for Economic Studies on energy subsidies has shown that the government has...
smuggling fuel
Egypt Independent 26 Mar 2015
The government intends to postpone the introduction of fuel smart cards until the first quarter of the next fiscal year...
© AFP/File / by Wissam Keyrouz | Falling oil prices hinder global efforts to develop renewable energy sources, experts warned on January 17 at a conference in Abu Dhabi
 
 
 
Al-Masry Al-Youm 13 Mar 2015
- Government decree issued in June 2014, restructuring the energy subsidization system and gradually raising energy...
Women waiting for butane cylinders, Dakahliya, February 14,2012.
Al-Masry Al-Youm 24 Feb 2015
The government has approved starting the application of smart cards for the distribution of butane gas, having claimed...
smuggling fuel
Reuters 31 Jul 2014
The General Authority for Supply Commodities plans to purchase 102,000 tons of diesel fuel to be delivered in...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 22 Jul 2014
The parties of the Demoratic Current held a meeting with former presidential candidate Hamdeen Sabbahi on Sunday at the...