This New Egyptian Website Updates Exchange Rates in Real Time

This New Egyptian Website Updates Exchange Rates in Real Time

  A new website, eldolar.live, publishes the buy/sell rates for US dollars at various banks across Egypt. Now, it is publishing it in English as well as Arabic.     Created by Abdullah Diaa and Amr Sobhy, the website’s aim is “an attempt to aggregate the USD/EGP exchange rate data in different Egyptian banks and […]

BREAKING: Central Bank Floats EGP to 13

BREAKING: Central Bank Floats EGP to 13

  BREAKING NEWS: The Central Bank of Egypt this morning floated the pound to 13 EGP to 1 USD, Enterprise reported just before 9am. It added that the pound will initially be allowed to fluctuate 10% up or down.   A devaluation has been expected for weeks now, amidst a foreign currency crisis, spiraling black market […]

10 Things We’re Missing Since Egypt Stopped Importing, Well, Everything

10 Things We’re Missing Since Egypt Stopped Importing, Well, Everything

In the wake of the dollar crisis, rising inflation, and an overall s****y economy, all those imported products we used to find everywhere are disappearing from the shelves. From Metro and Seoudi to Alfa and others, chances are most of the imported products we see today are stock that was purchased well before the current standstill as […]