This Week in Egypt: Week 31 (July 31-Aug 6)

Top Headlines

  • Egypt dismisses Qatari allegations of using membership to ‘achieve political purposes’
  • Egypt’s foreign-currency reserves jumped to a record in July, as investor confidence surged
  • Egypt names new head of stock exchange
  • Egypt and Russia broker truce between Syrian regime and opposition in northern Homs
  • Egypt’s military destroys smuggling tunnel crossing the Egyptian border in North Sinai
  • Tensions with Sudan continue as Egypt’s foreign minister visits Khartoum
  • Egyptian court postpones Morsi trial in “Hamas espionage” case to 10 September
  • 160 Egyptian villages to be free of FGM by 2022

 Main Headlines








Good Reports

From Twitter




  • Workers at tourist-popular Fayed discuss the impact of Egypt’s economic issues on the season


Finally here are Jayson Casper’s prayers for Egypt


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