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Egypt: Egypt: Planning Minister Says Working to Create Attractive Climate for Skilled Personnel

2016/01/18

Planning Minister Ashraf el Araby has said that a plan to upgrade the Institute of National Planning (INP) is meant to create an attractive climate for skilled personnel.

A lot of graduates of the institute are presently working at international organizations and Arab nations, Araby said in the inauguration ceremony of the renovated INP on Saturday.

The INP was established in 1960 to serve as the research arm of the Ministry of Planning.

Araby said that planning is significant to unify visions about a clear strategy for development on the long, medium and short run.

A 2030 Egypt strategy will be launched within days, the minister said, stressing the need for research to be modern and to cope with international and regional changes.

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