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The project aims to strengthen the prevention, detection and response to the COVID-19 pandemic under the Fast Track Facility.

Equipped ambulance for COVID-19 care services- the Egyptian Ambulance Organization-
42% of beneficiaries are women

秋霞电影网在线观看伦The project enabled 174,588 entrepreneurs in Egypt to start their businesses, 42% of whom were women.

April 2020

Egypt’s growth in FY 2018-2019 increased to 5.6%, a rate that was sustained through the first quarter of Fiscal Year 2019-2020.



Marina Wes

Country Director, Egypt, Yemen and Djibouti

Ibrahim Chowdhury

Senior Economist, Egypt

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Apr 09, 2020

MENA Economic Update: How Transparency Can Help the Middle East and North ...

The need for greater transparency comes as the MENA region faces unprecedented dual shocks from the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic and the collapse in oil prices.

Oct 09, 2019

MENA Economic Update: Reaching New Heights: Promoting Fair Competition in the ...

GDP growth is projected to be 0.6% in the region in 2019, a fraction of what is needed to create enough jobs for the fast-growing working-age population in the Middle East and North Africa region.

Jul 16, 2019

Egypt Economic Monitor, July 2019- From Floating to Thriving: Taking Egypt’s ...

秋霞电影网在线观看伦 This report looks at an important aspect of the Egyptian economy’s competitiveness: export performance and integration into global markets.

Mar 03, 2019

Egypt: Women Economic Empowerment Study

The study provides the context of the Egyptian women’s share of the public space as reflected in their access to education, health, social protection, and decent work opportunities.

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