NO. 33


Financial and Banking News

Privatization And Economic Reform Limp Forward In Egypt

After a flurry of activity earlier this year, Egypt's privatization programhas again bogged down. Despite boundless good intentions the Egyptianauthorities are unwilling to force the pace of economic reform. Given time, manyof the objectives of the privatization program will be fulfilled, but delayswill continue. MEES Associate Editor Andrew Cunningham, reports from Cairo onthe latest...