Roundtable Discussions

Draft Real Estate Finance Law: Strengths and Weaknesses

Date : 3/27/2001

Speakers : Youssef Ghali, Minister of Economy and Foreign Trade; Alaa Osseya, Egyptian-Arab Real Estate Bank; Ismail Othman, Arab Contractors Co.

This roundtable discussion addressed the justification for a real-estate finance law; whether the draft law covers the various dimensions of real estate; and the potentials for implementation success.