Egypt’s economy has been racked by political unrest ever since the popular uprising ousted Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak three years ago in the so-called Arab Spring. The most recent protests centered around the ousted President Mohammed Morsi. [Political Violence Ignites Sell-Off in Egypt ETF]

Egypt’s army-backed government is currently in a transitional phase, with elections set to take place later this year.

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Max Chen contributed to this article.