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Economic Developments: Impacts of International and Domestic Crises on Egypt Tourism [English]. 2002
By the National Bank of Egypt in Economic Bulletin, Vol. 55, No. 1, 2002.
Egypt - Reports on the Observance of Standards and Codes (ROSC) for Monetary and Financial Policy Transparency, Fiscal Transparency, and Banking Supervision Country Membership [English]. 2005
This Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes on Data Module for the Arab Republic of Egypt was prepared by a staff team of the International Monetary Fund as background documentation for the periodic consultation with the member country. It is based on the information available at the time it was completed on July 11, 2005.
Egypt - Special Data Dissemination Standard Subscribing Countries [English].
Special Data Dissemination Standard Subscribing Countries are the countries that subscribe to the IMF's Special Data Dissemination Standard and make a commitment to observe the standard and to provide information about their data and data dissemination practices-metadata-for the Dissemination Standards Bulletin Board (DSBB).
International Monetary Fund - Arab Republic of Egypt and the IMF [English].
The web site provides access to the working papers, country reports, statements, occasional papers, reports on the observance of standards and codes on banking supervision and economic development updates.
Legal Review: Licensing, Regulations and Central Bank of Egypt - Oversight of Credit Bureau Operations [English]. 2005
The main issues of this study are privacy considerations and laws pertaining to exchange of information which can impact on the work of credit bureaus with special attention given to the banking law and the recent amendments approved by the Egyptian Parliament.
Poverty and Economic Growth, 1995-2000 [English]. 2003
This paper offers the first analysis of the evolution of poverty in Egypt in late 1990s, and addresses the methodological problems in relation to economies of scale and regional differences and provides an example of a methodology that can be useful for similar work in other countries.
Public Finance in Egypt: It’s Structure and Trends [English]. 1984
The paper focuses on a number of key issues pertaining to Egypt's public finances. Key among them are: recent budgetary trends, the structure of taxes, composition and trend of public expenditure, the implications of the government budget for income distribution and resource allocation, and the financing of the budget deficit. The paper makes specific recommendations relating to each key aspect discussed.
Regulations of Credit Bureaus: the American Experience Including the Egyptian Credit Bureau Model [English]. 2006
This program provides the participants with recently formed private registries with an opportunity to learn first hand from the experience of practitioners and to exchange ideas about how to establish their own model and develop the regulatory concept and approach that best fits their own culture and set of conditions.
Rules, Regulations and Licensing for Egyptian Credit Bureaus: Final Report [English]. 2006
This report contains the rules organizing the operations of credit bureaus, the rules organizing data exchange the Central Bank of Egypt, banks, mortgage finance companies, financial leasing companies and credit bureaus.
World Bank Country Assistance Strategy Vol.1 (2001) [English]. 2001
This Assistance Strategy focuses on a number of concerns that have emerged as to the sustainability of the economic performance in Egypt. Major among these concerns are: the short-term concern regarding the macroeconomic framework, the fact that the fastest growing sectors have been generally non-tradable, and the stagnation of export merchandise during the 1990s.
World Bank Country Assistance Strategy Vol.1 (2005) [English]. 2005
This is the report of the country assistance strategy for the Republic of Egypt for the fiscal years 2006-2009 that is prepared by the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development and the International Finance Corporation. The report states that the growth-enhancing potential of Egypt's private sector is to be harnessed through improving the business climate across a broad range of policies (covering trade, finance, and taxation, among others) while the complementary role of the public sector is to be strengthened through enhancing the provision of public services such as infrastructure, education, and macroeconomic stability, among others.
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