7 January 2013

Egypt: IMF Delegation Arrives in Cairo

A senior official from the International Monetary Fund has been meeting the Egyptian government for talks about a loan that is crucial for the ... ( Resource: IMF in Egypt for Loan Negotiations

A delegation from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) arrived Sunday in Cairo to resume final talks with the Egyptian government on a loan worth $4.8 bn.

The delegation is led by Masood Ahmed, the Director of the Middle East and Central Asia Department, and Andreas Bauer, Division Chief in the Middle East and Central Asia.

Last month, the Egyptian government asked the IMF to postpone the talks for one month.

Ads by Google

Copyright © 2013 Egypt State Information Service. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.

AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.

InFocus

Egyptian Loan Negotiations 'Productive'

An official for the International Monetary Fund was encouraged by talks with the government over a multi-billion dollar loan though further negotiations are planned. Read more »