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Have the IMF’s promises to Egyptians come true?
Beesan Kassab | The IMF did not only promise growth, it also promised inclusive, job-rich growth.
A new healthcare system in Port Said
Mona Selim | Ultimately, the government would have to cover the health insurance costs of 30 million people
Sources: Officials delayed survey results showing Egyptians face highest poverty rate since 2000
The survey results show 32.5% of Egyptians live below the poverty line, the highest rate in decades
Shubeik Lubeik: An urban fantasy about wishes
Sherif Abdel Samad | In her debut graphic novel Shubeik Lubeik (2018), young graphic novelist Deena Mohamed Yehia (1994) draws
2 years later, how have people’s lives been impacted by the flotation of the Egyptian pound?
Hasnaa Mohamed | If middle-income earners are feeling the squeeze, then how are those with less income faring?
State budget favors wealthy as lower-income groups continue to disproportionately shoulder tax burden
Waad Ahmed | Parliament passed Egypt’s state budget for the fiscal year 2018/9, which will begin in July, on Tuesday.
Q&A with Thomas Piketty, author of Capital in the Twenty-First Century, Part 2
Isabel Esterman and Osama Diab | In the second part of a two-part interview at Mada Masr’s office in Cairo, the author of bestseller
Q&A with Thomas Piketty, author of Capital in the Twenty-First Century, Part 1
Isabel Esterman and Osama Diab | In part one of a two-part interview at Mada Masr’s office in Cairo, the author of the bestselling book
 
Opinion
Salma El Tarzi
Things I want to talk about
My life is by far more valuable than what they like to call honor.
Mohamed Naeem
In Egypt, nothing has changed — but perhaps everything has
This repressive regime has set itself an unattainable goal: to silence everyone all the time forever
Rana Baker
Return to what? Against misreadings of Gaza’s Great March
Israel's organization of power has created new relations between different classes of Palestinians.
 
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News
Household survey highlights rise in poverty, inequality in Egypt
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