TITLE

Egypt turns the corner

AUTHOR(S)
Thomas, Karen
PUB. DATE
February 2000
SOURCE
Middle East;Feb2000, Issue 298, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
2766541

 

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