Middle East & North Africa Economics Weekly
Egypt’s presidential election, Saudi budget approved
The result of Egypt’s presidential election that concludes next week is a formality, but once the vote is out of the way, it seems likely that economic policy will shift in a more orthodox direction...
Middle East & North Africa Economics Update
Egypt: currency, sovereign, banking risks intertwine
The falls in the Egyptian pound over the past year have increased the size of commercial banks’ net FX assets, but what has flown under the radar is banks’ growing exposure to the government’s FX debt...
Middle East & North Africa Chart Pack
Middle East and North Africa Chart Pack (Nov. 2023)
Our Middle East and North Africa Chart Pack has been updated with the latest data and our analysis of recent developments After a sharp slowdown this year, GDP growth across the Middle East and North...