This Week in Egypt: Week 37-2022 ( Sept 19-25)

Top headlines

  • Egypt’s central bank eases currency rules to clear import backlog, and keeps interest rates unchanged
  • US Secretary of State met with Egyptian Foreign Minister in New York
  • Egypt’s 2021-2022 natural gas and LNG export revenue hits $8 billion
  • Egypt’s Sisi meets with Sudan’s military ruler in Cairo
  • Egypt is exploring affordable loans from China and Japan
  • Egyptian coal factory shuts down in lead-up to COP27
  • India, Egypt sign MoU to further defence cooperation 
  • Digital travel company announced the stoppage of supporting the Egyptian pound 

Main Headlines


  • Secretary of State Antony Blinken met with Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry in New York
  • Egypt and France navies conclude ‘Cleopatra-2022’ joint drills in French waters
  • Egypt unveils ancient Rameses II-era ‘royal secretary’ sarcophagus





  • E&P company Energean starts a new gas production from Abu Qir concession located offshore Egypt 
  • Mohamed Salah shines for Egypt with an impressive brace against Niger
  • Samsung studying the manufacture of smart phones in Egypt 





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