This Week in Egypt: Week 48-2022 ( Dec 5-11)

Top Headlines

  • Chevron has discovered a new natural gas well off the Mediterranean coast in Egypt 
  • bp to explore potential for green hydrogen production in Egypt
  • Egypt’s core inflation rises to 21.5% yr/yr in November
  • Egypt’s pound keeps falling on black market ahead of IMF meeting
  • China’s President Xi Jinping meets with Egyptian President El-Sisi in Riyadh
  • Kuwait introduces new regulations to restrict inflow of Egyptian nationals seeking work
  • Tomb with Greek mummy is unearthed in Aswan, Egypt 

Main Headlines


  • Egypt has voiced its full support for the initial political framework deal in Sudan
  • Egypt hopes to receive 1st tranche of new IMF loan in December
  • Egyptian journalist Ismail Eskandrani is released after serving 7-year prison sentence 
  • Egypt’s blue-chip index outperformed regional peers 
  • Tomb with Greek mummy is unearthed in Aswan, Egypt 







  • Record number of mosques opened in Egypt this year
  • Kuwait introduces new regulations to restrict inflow of Egyptian nationals seeking work
  • Egypt targets EGP 7.4 billion in investments in tourism sector in FY 2022/23
  • Egypt launches massive 4-day polio vaccination campaign nationwide



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Nervana Mahmoud  

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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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