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Farewell to worker participation in the management of the public business sector
Beesan Kassab | The government is taking up the task of “redefining" the role of state-owned companies in Egypt
More talk, little action: Why are Egyptian authorities unable to sell stakes in state-owned companies?
Omaima Ismail | As of the first week of December, shares of just one government company has been listed on EGX.
Riding the privatization train
Rana Mamdouh | Will private sector involvement in Egypt's railways bring better services or ticket price hikes?
Universal health insurance: Gateway to privatization or protector against high treatment costs?
Mohamed Gad | Currently up for vote in Parliament, the bill has been met with considerable controversy
A tale of two glass houses: On Egypt’s Craftsmen by Omar Taher and Glass House by Brian Alexander
Hadil Ghoneim | The sad history of a factory in Shubra is in some ways mirrored by the story of a factory in Ohio
Egypt’s health sector in the shadow of devaluation: All roads lead to ruin
Mohamed Hamama | Mona Mina argues it's illogical to choose either poor resource management or privatization for the health
What official statements on utility privatization are not saying
Waad Ahmed | Are Egypt's public utilities being privatized, despite government claims to the contrary?
Out on the Street: Playing the ‘good guys’
Jenifer Evans and Andeel | Out on the Street manages to dodge the terrible fate of poor political art that compensates for its lack
Bisco Misr workers still earn less than US$100 per month after Kellogg buyout
Jano Charbel and Isabel Esterman | When the US Kellogg Company bought a majority stake in local snack maker Bisco Misr in January 2015,
 
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Opinion
Mohamed Gad
A corporate state mentality
“It’s like there’s a hole in my pocket,” a friend says to me, as she wonders where her income
 
News
Ministers talk privatizing education, health at Euromoney
Dropping the right to free education
Former Prime Minister Atef Ebeid dies at 82
Former PM Hesham Qandil acquitted by Cassation Court
Landmark verdict nulls Tanta Flax privatization
Court rules Omar Effendi privatization null
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