Egypt Defends Decision to Float Currency

Egypt's government is defending its decision to float the currency even as households worry about managing the costs. Prime Minister Sherif Ismail said that he doesn't have the luxury to postpone these decisions. Bloomberg's Alaa Shahine reports on "Bloomberg Markets: Middle East." (Source: Bloomberg)

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