July 4, 2019 / 9:37 AM / 4 months ago

Egypt's current account deficit widens to $7.6 bln in first nine months of FY 18-19 - c.bank

CAIRO, July 4 (Reuters) - Egypt’s current account deficit widened to $7.6 billion in the first nine months of the 2018/19 fiscal year from $5.47 billion a year earlier, the central bank said on Thursday.

Egypt’s net foreign direct investments narrowed in the same period, July 2018 to March 2019, to $4.6 billion from $6.02 billion in the same period a year before, central bank data showed.

The overall balance of payments was $351.2 million. (Reporting by Nadine Awadalla and Aidan Lewis; Editing by Toby Chopra)

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