Egypt Defence and Security Report 2016 - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports

Egypt Defence and Security Report 2016

Egypt Defence and Security Report 2016 - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports
Egypt Defence and Security Report 2016
Published Mar 19, 2016
34 pages — Published Mar 19, 2016
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In March ----, Egypt s parliament agreed to USD-.-bn in French loans to finance armament procurements from France. The money will reportedly go toward a variety of equipment and hardware across the Navy, Army, and Air Force. ...The collective punishment of entire communities in the Sinai also places the army at risk of losing the battle of hearts and minds against extremism. Al-Sisi extended the state of emergency in North Sinai by three months in January ----, closed the Rafah border crossing, established a buffer zone, and cancelled talks with Hamas after several car bombs in ----. Cancellation of the talks with Hamas for a long-term ceasefire with Israel does not bode well for lasting stability on Egypt s eastern frontier. ...Cancellation of the talks with Hamas for a long-term ceasefire with Israel does not bode well for lasting stability on Egypt s eastern frontier. In addition, claims that Sinai based jihadist group Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis has links with the Islamic State, have proliferated over the course of ---- and we see little sign

...Egypt s precarious fiscal position will be the main restraint on defence spending over the coming years as the government is forced to cut back on expenditure growth. Egypt s fiscal position is improving only slowly, and we anticipate only a modest reduction in the large fiscal deficit over the coming quarters. ...While we are optimistic on the outlook for the economy over the coming years, we expect growth will be in the --- range until ----. The Egyptian government s budget does not explicitly state how much will be attributed to defence spending or defence procurement but we forecast a slowdown from the --.- growth recorded in ---- to -.- in ---- to USD-.-bn. This increase can be explained by al-Sisi s regime as they attempt to ensure his grip on power and defy expectations amidst expected growth in the wider domestic economy and wider conflict across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. ...The Egyptian government s budget does not explicitly state how much will be attributed to defence spending or defence procurement but we forecast a slowdown from the --.- growth recorded in ---- to -.- in ---- to USD-.-bn. This increase can be explained by al-Sisi s regime as they attempt to ensure his grip on power and defy expectations amidst expected growth in the wider domestic economy and wider conflict across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.

...� Business Monitor International Ltd Page -- attacks and two car bombings over ---- and into early ----. Such security concerns will force the government to at least maintain its current spending levels, and as such we do not expect defence expenditure to fall over our forecast period to ----. ...

  
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