Egypt turns the corner

Thomas, Karen
February 2000
Middle East;Feb2000, Issue 298, p35
Looks at the success of Egypt's economic effort to attract foreign investment. Positive impact of Egypt's revamp of its financial and business institutions on investors' confidence; Elimination of taxation on Egyptian products destined for export in a bid to improve the country's balance of trade; Privatization of its key utilities, state-owned banks and national gas and cement industries.


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