10 January 2014

Egypt: Government Did Not Receive Settlement Offers From Hussein Salem

The Egyptian government has not received any offers from fugitive businessman Hussein Salem to give up half his fortune in Egypt in return for dropping all charges against him.

If such offers were made, they will be considered by relevant bodies, said Cabinet Spokesman Hany Salah, adding that no offers were, however, made by the Mubarak-era multi-billionaire or his lawyers.

Ads by Google

Copyright © 2014 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.