This Week in Egypt: Week 10-2022 ( March 7-13)

Top Headlines

  • Senate rejects bid to block $2B sale of military planes to Egypt
  • Egypt to Ban Exports of Staple Foods to Safeguard Reserves
  • Egyptian pound devaluation likely to be required -JPMorgan 
  • Russia-Ukraine conflict pushes Egypt’s inflation to 10% in February
  • Egypt’s Sisi and Russia’s Putin discuss developments in Ukraine
  • Egypt Sisi visited Saudi Arabia, met with Crown Prince MBS 

Main Headlines




  • Egypt’s Sisi and Russia’s Putin discuss developments in Ukraine
  • Egypt and Sudan call on Ethiopia to actively engage in serious GERD talks to reach legally binding deal 
  • Egypt and South Sudan discuss water cooperation in Cairo



  • US Senate backs massive $2.2 billion arms sale to Egypt
  • Senate rejects bid to block $2B sale of military planes to Egypt 
  • Egyptian embassy in Warsaw  urges nationals who crossed from Ukraine to contact it to travel back home


  • Egypt’s government denies news on changing goods list of ration cards over shortage
  •  Egypt receives 12 Russian air-conditioned train vehicles at Alexandria Port
  • Suez Canal Economic Zone meets with A.P. Moller-Maersk to talk green fuel
  • Egyptian opposition El-Wafd party elects new leader



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