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Upstream: Egypt has turned a corner

Egypt’s decision to hike fuel prices is a bold measure that will help to settle outstanding debts to international oil companies that have faced payment delays since the revolution in 2011, writes Nassir Shirkhani. 227 more words

Egypt's currency devaluation doubles fuel subsidy bill to EGP 78 billion in nine months

Egypt’s government spent 78 billion Egyptian pounds ($4.32 billion) on fuel subsidies in the first nine months of the 2016-17 fiscal year, up from 41 billion in the same period of the previous year, Oil Minister Tarek al-Molla told Reuters. 49 more words

My Voice: It’s time for some answers

It’s time to ask serious questions about this economy and where legislators believe it’s going. The contradictions in what they’ve campaigned on and what we are now seeing are so significant that we need to hear it from them directly. 17 more words

Guest Opinion

Papers on Evaluating Policy Interventions

  1. Building State Capacity: Evidence from Biometric Smartcards in India by Karthik Muralidharan, Paul Niehaus, and Sandip Sukhtankar

    Abstract

    Antipoverty programs in developing countries are often difficult to implement; in particular, many governments lack the capacity to deliver payments securely to targeted beneficiaries.

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REMOVAL OF SUBSIDIES SINCE 2013 WHERE TO NOW

THROW BACK 2013
STATE HOUSE PRESS RELEASE :
Media Statement for Immediate Release
PRESIDENT SATA ON THE REMOVAL OF FUEL
SUBSIDY
LUSAKA, Thursday, May 2, 2013 – His Excellency, 553 more words