Nomad June 2007 : "Between stability and change - the new Egyptian future"

Where Africa meets Asia, in the heart of the Middle East, is Egypt: the most populous country in the Arab world. The descendent of a magnicificent ancient civilisation stretching back several millennia, the Arab Republic of Egypt has a number of major assets, the greatest of which is a rapidly modernising economy which continues to open itself up more widely to the outside world.

Over the last few years, the country's dynamic national growth and political stability have attracted a growing number of international investors, especially within the banking and finance sectors.