Goals and Mechanisms: Integrating the Informal Economy into the Formal Economy

Although the informal sector contributes to the economy by producing goods and services, providing new jobs, and increasing workers’ disposable income, working in or interacting with it can be detrimental.

Asmaa Refaat Asmaa Refaat

Playing the Pressure Card: The Ramifications of Boosting US-Taiwan Economic Relations for China

Given the interconnection of US-Taiwan relations with those of China, any progress in US-Taiwan ties is viewed by China as a direct challenge. Nevertheless, economic and trade connections between the United States and Taiwan have experienced significant expansion. The most recent illustration of this is the trade agreement signed by both countries last month, marking the first official trade pact

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Egypt’s Long-Term Debt Rating Upgraded to Stable

As a positive development for Egypt’s economy, ratings agency Capital Intelligence has changed the outlook on Egypt’s long-term local and foreign currency debt from negative to stable.

Bassant Gamal Bassant Gamal

Whither Inflation Rates in Egypt?

According to a report by the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) on the annual inflation rate in Egyptian cities, the annual consumer price index increased in July from 36.2 percent to 38.2 percent on an annual basis. Despite the plethora of economic challenges confronting the Egyptian economy, the challenges related to monetary aspects have become the primary

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El Niño: Severe Weather Events across the Globe

Recent research suggests that El Niño’s effects will become more severe and frequent, adding to the planet's continued warming.

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