Fuel Price Hike
“The state will announce new incentives for farmers to encourage them grow wheat,” he said, noting that Egypt will continue its support for the industry of fertilizers.
The minister urged intensifying campaigns to impose fines on violators.
Earlier in the day, the petroleum ministry announced a rise in the prices of petroleum products as of 9 am.
As per the subsidy system, the government should produce more than 11.4 billion loaves of bread monthly for about 76.4 million people who are eligible for the bread subsidy.
Muslim Brotherhood-administrated Facebook page “Maktab Herak Misr” attempts to incite social unrest between the Egyptian people, army and policemen.