This Week in Egypt: Week 6-2023 ( Feb 6-12)

Top Headlines

  • Egypt’s inflation continues to surge as food prices rise
  • Moody’s downgrades Egypt’s credit rating from B2 to B3
  • 32 Egyptian state companies’ shares to be sold within a year
  • Egypt offers condolences, aid to quake-hit Turkiye and, Syria; one Egyptian is dead
  • Dutch scientist who predicted Turkey earthquake raises fears in Egypt
  • Egypt’s Sisi seeks to tamp-down media clash with Saudi Arabia
  • Egypt hold talks seeking to prevent Israeli-Palestinian escalation in Ramadan
  • Egypt’s population is expected to reach 157 million in 2050

Egyptian aid arrives in Turkey

Main Headlines






  • EU Commissioner Kadri Simson to visit Egypt to discuss energy security 
  • Sisi, Mitsotakis reaffirm keenness to boost Egypt-Greece investment, energy cooperation
  • Dealer fled UK to Egypt after arrest over ‘large scale’ drugs gang UK to Egypt



  • One Egyptian is rescued and two dead in Turkey earthquake
  • Dutch scientist who predicted Turkey earthquake raises fears in Egypt 
  • President Sheikh Mohamed welcomes Egypt’s President El Sisi to Abu-Dhabi
  • Egypt’s Sisi will be guest of honor at World Government Summit 2023  in Dubai 
  • Israel’s IDF and police foil NIS 50m. drug smuggling operation near Egypt
  • Egypt’s population is expected to reach 157 million in 2050



  • Hizballah Leader provokes friction with Egypt. Hany Ghoraba

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