Finance Ministry: EGP 1.5 million of coins to be daily minted in Eid

Finance Minister Mohamed Maait on Friday 09/08/2019 reviewed a plan developed by the Egyptian Mint Authority to offer sufficient quantities during Eid al Adha.

Up to EGP 1.5 million of coins will be minted daily during the Eid holidays to meet the needs of government bodies, private sector, banks, metro authority and others.

Measures are taken to face any change shortage, head of the Mint Authority Hossam Khedr said in a statement.

Source: State Information Service Egypt