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Egypt in crisis

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Banned

Muslim Brotherhood faces tough decision Subscription

20 March 2014, 15:47 GMT | By

In the face of Saudi Arabia’s hard line, the Muslim Brotherhood must choose its future direction

Challenges ahead for Egypt's new cabinet Subscription

20 March 2014, 12:46 GMT | By Richard Nield

Egypt’s new political leaders must tackle an economy burdened by food and energy subsidies, and will be reliant on financial support from GCC allies in the short term

Egypt's new cabinet

Egypt: New leadership and continuing challenges

20 March 2014, 12:46 GMT

Egypt has yet to solve its leadership crisis, but Army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi’s potential presidential candidacy could hark back to a Mubarak style of rule

Odds increasingly in favour of Al-Sisi for Egypt presidency Subscription

20 March 2014, 12:44 GMT | By

Although he has yet to announce his bid for the presidency, the head of Egypt’s army is building up support both at home and abroad, and faces limited competition for votes

Egypt presidential elections scheduled before parliament vote Subscription

27 January 2014, 8:15 GMT | By

Decision overturns original plan to vote on Egyptian parliament ahead of presidency

Egypt readies to vote on new constitution Subscription

13 January 2014, 7:39 GMT | By

‘Yes’ campaign for Egypt constitution gathers pace, while Muslim Brotherhood calls for boycott

Abdelaziz Bouteflika, President, Algeria

People to watch 2014 Subscription

6 January 2014, 9:58 GMT

Key figures in the Middle East economy for the coming year

Steel demand

Steel sector to see rising demand Subscription

31 December 2013, 8:47 GMT | By

Higher public spending is set to spur growth in demand, but challenges threaten the industry’s potential

Support: Egypt’s army chief has won the admiration of much of society

Egypt prepares to vote again Subscription

12 December 2013, 8:03 GMT | By

Many parties in Egypt support the draft constitution, which offers better human rights protection, but boosts the army’s power

All the latest MEED news, data and analysis on Egypt's economy

Ports: Tenders have been issued for ports projects

Signs of a turn in Egypt’s fortunes

3 April 2014, 15:48 GMT | By

While new infrastructure projects indicate an improvement in Egypt’s economy, stability is still a key issue

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