CAIRO— Egypt's president has approved a new budget for fiscal year 2015-2016, slashing the projected budget deficit to 8.9 percent of gross domestic product, the country's finance ministry said Thursday, in a move likely to please international creditors. Also Thursday, Egypt's currency fell to a new low point against the dollar, the first such drop since...» Read More
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