Naguib Sawiris

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Naguib Sawiris: 2011 CIC Globalist of the Year

As Egypt struggles to find its way, there is great skepticism, pessimism and all out defeatism in this 80 million-strong country. So to hear that Naguib Sawiris will be honoured brings one to a moment of reflection on the role of Egyptian business and the future of its economy.