Egypt tries to control inflation

Measures include reducing public-transport costs, reopening closed factories and capping grocery prices.

    Egypt's interim government has introduced a new $2.4bn plan to fight poverty.

    Measures include reducing public transport costs, reopening closed factories, abolishing some school feed and capping the price of fruit and vegetables.

    Al Jazeera's correspondent in Cairo, who we are not naming for security reasons, reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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