IMF Will Continue Financial Support Talks With Egypt

A staff mission from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) visited Egypt from 25 March to 10 April to continue discussions on possible financial support requested by the Egyptian authorities for their economic program. Egypt and the IMF have been in intermittent talks since last June to arrange for a $3.2bn standby facility, which is yet to be finalized (MEES, 9 April).


A statement issued at the end of the mission...