Breaking Out

Hawser, Anita
October 2009
Global Finance;Oct2009, Vol. 23 Issue 9, p101
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the economic performance of Egypt for the first half of 2009. It states that Egypt has gradually liberalized its economy and investment infrastructures with massive inflows of foreign direct investment (FDI). It notes that the country's economic reform program has contributed to its high gross domestic product (GDP) growth in 2007 and 2008. It adds that Egypt has built up to position itself as a key investment gateway for the Middle East, Europe, Asia, and Africa.


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