DP World chairman: 2019 will be challenging for ports operator

Ahmed bin Sulayem, CEO of DP World, during the unveiling of the DP World CargoSpeed in Dubai on April 29, 2018. Bin Sulayem said the US-China trade dispute had created uncertainty in the market. (AFP)
Updated 03 February 2019

DP World chairman: 2019 will be challenging for ports operator

  • The US-China trade dispute had created uncertainty in the market

DUBAI: The chairman of Dubai’s DP World said on Sunday the port operator was facing a challenging 2019 and the US-China trade dispute had created uncertainty in the market.
Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem said he expected both sides to reach an agreement and that the company would be able to cope, whatever happened with US-China trade negotiations.


Egypt’s annual urban consumer price inflation fell to 4.2% in July

Updated 10 August 2020

Egypt’s annual urban consumer price inflation fell to 4.2% in July

  • Month on month inflation has increased in Egypt over the past month

CAIRO: Egypt’s annual urban consumer price inflation fell to 4.2% in July from 5.6% in June, the central statistics agency CAPMAS said on Monday.
Month on month inflation increased to 0.4% in July from 0.1% in June, the agency said.