‘Egyptians are not ready for a Christian president,’ says business tycoon Sawiris
Friday, 14 February 2014
This week’s episode hosts Egyptian Business tycoon Naguib Sawiris, the founder of the Free Egyptians Party. The Coptic Christian engineer believes that the Egyptian public “isn’t ready to accept a Christian president.” He goes on to say that he wishes to lessen Egypt’s economic problems by providing jobs and creating an atmosphere conducive to investment.
Point of Order is a live, weekly socio-political hard-talk show. Its guests have included figures such as Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, French philosopher and author Bernard-Henri Lévy and the president of the Iraqi Kurdistan region Masoud Barzani. The show, presented by Hasan Muawad, is known for its bold questions and sometimes controversial guests and discussions.