TOPIC food subsidies
features
How can government maintain target budget deficit and fund new social spending increase?  
Osman El Sharnoubi | To fund increased social spending, the state will turn to measures that will increase the strain on Egyptians
IMF loan in hand, where will the promised LE25 bn in social spending be allocated?
Osman El Sharnoubi | Experts warn nominal increases in social spending will not ease financial woes
Slashed wheat subsidies leave farmers at the mercy of fluctuating global markets
Waad Ahmed | Local wheat farmers are facing uncertainty after the removal of government subsidies
Egypt’s working poor are facing a silent killer: Bad food
Maddison Sawle | Increasing rates of diabetes & heart disease are an inevitable result of a broken food & health system
A closer look at price hikes
Waad Ahmed | Egyptians are feeling the pinch, from transport fares to the cost of basic commodities.
Ramadan and politics: Does Sisi really care?
Mai Shams El-Din | Conflicting decisions in the last few weeks have raised questions from critics as to whether President
Return your card: Subsidy recipients reluctant to respond to Supply Ministry’s initiative
Rania Tarek | “We call on every Egyptian who isn’t in need of the ration card or the subsidy to willingly
Sisi meets Egypt’s economic hurdles
Isabel Esterman | The official results of Egypt’s presidential election were announced on Tuesday, confirming Abdel Fattah
 
News
Food subsidies to increase by marginal 5% in upcoming state budget as austerity measures continue
Breast exams mandatory to get subsidized infant formula: Health Ministry
Supply minister resigns amid corruption allegations
Rice supplies dwindle, prices rise despite production surplus
Egypt makes record local wheat purchase, as subsidy spending soars
Finance Ministry releases LE4.7 billion for subsidies, development projects
AD
 
More News
 
AD