UPDATED: Egypt's Parliament to hold extraordinary session on Saturday for ‘urgent matter’ amid reports of cabinet reshuffle
Egypt's parliament – the House of Representatives – has invited its 596 members to convene in an urgent session on Saturday to look into an “urgent matter”.
Egypt's parliament to convene Saturday for extraordinary session, will discuss "urgent matter"
The Egyptian parliament has invited its member to convene in an urgent session on Saturday, to look into an “urgent matter”.
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Egypt's annual urban consumer inflation rises to 13.6% in July
Egypt's annual urban consumer inflation accelerated to a higher-than expected 13.6% year-on-year in July from 13.2% in June, data from the country's statistics agency CAPMAS showed on Wednesday.
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