Roundtable Discussions

Draft Competition Law

Date : 5/5/2004

Speakers : Galal El Zorba, ECES Vice Chairman; Mahmoud Mohieldin, Chairman of the Economic Committee, National Democratic Party; Selim El Teletly, Executive Director, Industrial Modernization Center

This roundtable discussion addressed the following questions: 1. Is it time for Egypt to have a competition policy law? 2. Does the draft law balance the interests of both consumers and producers? 3. What can be done to maximize the benefits from the draft law?