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Egypt denies cuts in low-income allowances in new budget

The Egyptian Ministry of Finance denied the reduction of social protection programs in the new public budget 2019/2020.

The ministry said in a statement to the Information Center of the Council of Ministers on Saturday that there is no validity to the reduction of social protection programs aimed at low-income and the most-favored-care groups in the new budget 2019/2020.