This Week in Egypt: Week 46 -2019 ( Nov 11-17)

Top Headlines

  • Central Bank of Egypt cuts interest rates by 1% for third time in a row
  • S. threatens Egypt with sanctions over Russian arms deal
  • First US ambassador to Egypt since 2017 arrives in Cairo
  • Seven countries, including Egypt, voice support for Syria’s sovereignty in a joint statement
  • An Egyptian military court sentences Libyan terrorist Abdel-Raheem al-Mesmary to death, others to prison over 2017 attack
  • Egypt’s Sisi visits UAE; sign huge investment deal

 Main Headlines








Good Reports

  • S. threatens Egypt with sanctions over Russian arms deal. Vivian Salama
  • Egypt-UAE huge investment deal reflects Cairo’s strategic significance to Gulf states. Xinhua
  • Egypt achieved its highest ever tourism revenue this year.

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From Twitter


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  • ‪King of Pop Amr Diab Steals the Show at Times Square in New York





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Doctor, blogger and Commentator on Middle East issues. The only practising doctor who write in Middle Eastern politics in UK.
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