After witnessing in 2012 a series of political measures deemed to be cornerstones for its new political establishments after the 2011 turmoil, Egypt is expected to tackle the missions of maintaining political stability and reviving economy in the coming year.
said 2012 could be considered as a "year of hard political mission," in
reference to the political measures taken to build a new regime after
the fall of former President Hosni Mubarak.
get ride of the traces of a regime that lasted for 30 years and build a
new one is a very hard mission, of which a great part has been achieved
in the year of 2012," Saed Lawendy, a political expert with al-Ahram
Center for Political and Strategic Studies, told Xinhua.
June 2012, Mohamed Morsi, former head of the Muslim Brotherhood's
Freedom and Justice Party, was elected to be Egypt's first civilian
president in decades. In December, a new constitution that triggered a
division in Egyptian society was approved by 63.8 percent of voters in a
"Choosing the president and writing the constitution means a push forward for the political stability," said Lawendy.
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Bakr, a political studies professor with the American University in
Cairo, said the most important steps to political stability have been
achieved in the year of 2012, so it is time to start fundamental steps
leading to economic stability in 2013.
POLITICAL STABILITY ON THE WAY
According to Bakr, Egypt's current regime has been "reinforced" and "stabilized" by the new constitution.
Morsi is in his post on a constitutional basis identifying his powers,
and any political measures can be taken as long as they are according to
the constitution regardless any controversy," said Bakr, predicting
that the country will see political stability and less demonstrations.
believe now the opposition will review their approach in protests and
demonstrations, because they practically have realized the last word is
left for the polling boxes," Bakr said, pointing to the recent
referendum which ended in the approval of the draft constitution despite
the opposition's long demonstrations urging refusal.
Adel, spokesman of April 6 movement, one of the most prominent
opposition groups, agreed with Bakr's view, saying that the opposition
was led to search for a new way to awake the people and to continue the
confess that the opposition committed a fatal mistake in the last year
by focusing on demonstrations more than speaking to the ordinary people
and approaching them like what the Islamists do," said Adel.
opposition should unite and target the change through the seats of
parliament, and through the negotiations and dialogues," he added.
the parliamentary elections to be run in 2013 on the basis of the new
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Political expert Saed Lawendy predicted the liberal and Islamic forces to make balance in the parliamentary seats,carbon plate tracing it back to the "awareness" of the Egyptian citizens that has increased lately.
previous parliamentary elections were the first real democratic
experience the Egyptians live, so they mainly chose the Islamists
touched by the religious consideration. Now, after they live with
Islamists for several months, their choice will be based on
rationality," Lawendy said.
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cabinet has initiated a series of steps to boost the economy during the
past year, such as proposing to the International Monetary Fund for a
loan of 4.8 billion U.S. dollars and issuing a decree to raise the taxes
over 50 types of commodities.
head of Economic Research of Sadat Academy Ehab al- Desouky said it
will remain difficult in 2013 for decision-makers regarding economy. The
IMF loan will help to bridge the budget deficit, but not enough to
"refresh the economy," Desouky said.
advise the cabinet to use policies like the maximum limit for incomes,
and rationalizing the spending," said Desouky, predicting the Egyptian
economy to be stabilized within the year without strikes and with wise
government should take several steps to revive the economy, but it will
not be a smart decision for the government to lift any subsidies in
2013... It will be disastrous," the economic expert said.
economic expert, Hamdi Abdel-Azeem, agreed with Desouki 's point of
view, saying that if the new cabinet comes with a clear economic
program, the economy will be stabilized.
should be aware that the political stability is the gate for the
economic stability, so we wish the political conditions stabilized in
the year of 2013, so that we can build our economy," Abdel-Azeem