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Tuesday, 19 June 2018

Talking heads hit the snooze button again

The entire country is back in full swing, but the talking heads apparently couldn’t resist hitting the snooze button one more time.

Yahduth fi Masr featured a quick rundown of the most prominent economic news from the Eid break, including the latest fuel subsidy cuts (which we explain in full in Speed Round, below), but otherwise focused squarely on the World Cup.

The fate of OnTV’s Kol Youm also remains unclear after Amr Adib suddenly resigned from hosting the show in May only to re-emerge one month later after signing a two-year contract with Saudi Arabia’s MBC satellite network.

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