19 February 2013

Egypt: Planning and Int'l Cooperation Minister - Ending, Announcing Reform Plan After Studying All National Proposals

Minister of Planning and International Cooperation Ashraf Al-Araby said the government will finalize the national programme for economic and social reform within days, prior to receiving the International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission, due to visit Egypt to hold talks on extending a loan of $8.4 billion.

During the International Expertise of Development and Planning Conference, organized by the Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation in cooperation with the Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Al-Araby asserted that the government is keen on developing the programme to realize economic reform and social justice.

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