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Sisi seems to reverse position on local council elections, speaker blames ‘deep state’ for delay of bill in Parliament
The delay may point to a power struggle between security and intelligence agencies, sources say.
22 January 2020
Armed Forces Land Projects Agency
11 min read
The new administrative capital: Outside the state budget or outside public accountability?
| The project’s finances are not subject to any public oversight or accountability
25 May 2019
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Housing minister sentenced for failing to uphold judicial verdict
| Will Housing Minister Mostafa Madbuly be the latest in a slew of officials to dodge these charges?
19 May 2017
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Development ‘alternatives’ raise fear of forced relocation from Maspero Triangle
Mostafa Mohie and Waad Ahmed
| Maspero Triangle residents fear state plans to develop the area will force them to “self-relocate”
16 March 2017
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Ministry announces more plans to solve Egypt’s urban housing crises
| Egyptian Housing Minister Mostafa Madbuly announced on Sunday that the government will invest LE10 billion
3 January 2016
2015 Egypt Economic Development Conference
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Egypt’s new capital: A city for investments or for alleviating overpopulation?
| After Prime Minister Ibrahim Mehleb announced plans to build The Capital Cairo at Egypt’s economic
22 March 2015
Urbanization, informal areas and the new Cabinet
Since the mid-1990s, the Egyptian government has adopted neoliberal economic policies, reflected in real
20 September 2015
How rent could solve the housing problem
In a previous article I pointed out four main challenges for the housing minister in providing adequate
19 May 2014
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State Council adjourns Warraq residents’ lawsuit to January 26
22 December 2018
3 min read
Mubarak-era housing minister gets 3 years prison for corrupt real estate deals
21 September 2015
4 min read
EIPR: Housing policies fail to benefit the poor
23 July 2014
2 min read
In Greater Cairo, 40 percent live in informal housing
2 January 2014
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