Foreign investment in Egypt treasuries hits $20 bln at end of August: Minister

Egypt has seen a large amount of foreign investment since the government embarked on a series of reforms in 2016. (File photo: Reuters)

Foreign investment in Egyptian treasuries reached $20 billion by the end of August, Finance Minister Mohamed Maiit said on Wednesday.

Foreign investment in Egyptian government debt instruments was $19.2 billion at the end of June. The July figure was not immediately available.

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