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A call for fitness “The most used equipment at the gym is the mirror,” agrees everyone. Nowadays, new gymnasiums are being spread along Egypt, offering a wide variety of services and facilities among which spas, swimming pools, squash courts, physical therapy, nutrition packages and many more, in hopes of improving and maintaining physical fitness and health. It is an understatement […]

What Happens If The Central Bank Renovates The Egyptian Pound

Other than cool-looking banknotes, which is definitely not as cools as the ones we loved on ‪#‎Egyptian_Currency_Design_Challenge‬ on Facebook, Egyptians will definitely deal with the aftermath of such a decision. Before analyzing the outcome of the decision, let’s first explore why it would be useful. Many governments would resort to revamping and reprinting the local currency so that people are forced to deal with formal […]

Life of an Egyptian with a Dollar Tag

Egyptian, living in Egypt & earning a living in Egyptian Pound, but what if I look at all my money with a dollar lens on? What if I convert every Egyptian Pound value I see to its USD equivalent? The USD rate is affecting our life now more than never, and it’s getting only more significant. And since it’s already affecting […]

Harvard Researcher & AUC Professor on What to Expect after Floating Egyptian Pound

“Fasten your seat belt, Egypt, and brace yourself for some turbulence,” this is how Dr. Ayman Ismail, Business Administration Professor at the American University in Cairo (AUC) started his post. Here is a quick brief on what to expect when authorities announce the floating of the Egyptian Pound rate, expected soon according to various resources. US Dollar Exchange Rate To Spike […]