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The science of creating hope and motivating the people

With the vision, message, and goals of any leader, there must be a clear secure plan enforced with the utmost firmness. There should be co-operators who can quickly become part of the solution rather than part of the problem. Their role is to alert the leader about issues that require prompt action. Moreover, the leader …

Abdallah Al-Moghazy

Smart Development Goals

By Finn Kydland, Bjorn Lomborg, Tom Schelling and Nancy Stokey By September, the world’s 193 governments will meet in New York and agree on a set of ambitious, global targets for 2030. Over the next 15 years, these targets will direct the $2.5tr to be spent on development assistance, as well as countless trillions in …

Daily News Egypt

Qatar: Perfecting the art of scoring own goals

By James M. Dorsey State-owned Qatari television network Al Jazeera prides itself on hard hitting, let-the chips-fall-where-they fall reporting. Yet, it has systematically avoided in recent days the one story that potentially could affect the very future, shape and security of the wealthy Gulf state: controversy over the timing of the 2022 World Cup and …

Daily News Egypt

­­Sunday blues

By Philip Whitfield Who? What? When? Where? Why? Frequently we’re asked to explain ourselves. The most asked hereabouts: What will happen on 30 June? It’s promiscuous to flirt with what-ifs. Better to explain why the protest will fizzle out. Sunday is a black day for democracy, rivals aiming to win, not warm. Why climb Mount …

Daily News Egypt

Summer Ramadan yields adverse impact on banks

By Asmaa Nabil With the arrival of Ramadan during the summer, several bank divisions are expected to suffer from a period stagnation, in contrast to the usual stability of this time of year. Banks traditionally see an increase in demand for credit that coincides with Egyptians returning from abroad. In addition, banks often reduce their …

Daily News Egypt

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