The Daily Frustrations of using Taxis and Rideshares in Cairo

    Oct 22, 2019 @ 06:15 AM / by Samuel Pearl Schwartz

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    In Cairo, expatriates typically use a driver rather than relying on public transportation options. During my August survey I found that, even though taxis have meters, drivers are frustratingly unwilling to use them when driving expats.

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    High Inflation in Cairo Following November’s Devaluation

    Aug 01, 2017 @ 09:16 AM / by Lauren Basler

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    Despite the waves of unrest that have plagued Cairo over the past several years, the city is still teeming with expatriates and continues to be a much anticipated survey.

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    New Cairo: Population Growth and the Expatriate Attraction

    Jun 05, 2017 @ 01:53 PM / by Andrew Morollo

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    While conducting my most recent survey of Cairo, the expatriate neighborhood of New Cairo remained a focus of interest with my expatriate housing contacts.

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    Devaluation of the Egyptian Pound (EGP)

    Nov 04, 2016 @ 03:11 PM / by Morgan Grenier

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    This move will affect expatriates. Egyptians and expats rely heavily on imports, and devaluation will increase their costs.

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