Egyptian Prime Minister Hisham Kandil said he expects talks with the International Monetary Fund over a £3 billion loan to resume in January.
"We hope that there will not be any fundamental changes in our plan with the IMF because we will summon them in January so we resume discussions to go forward in the matter of the loan," Kandil said today, reported Reuters.
More top news
A toddler survived for days on his own after his mother collapsed and died as she fed his one-year-old brother - who also choked to death.
A police officer has won a legion of fans after a picture of him comforting a baby girl caught up in a horror car crash went viral.
A mother has claimed that she was left a spiteful note from fellow diners accusing her son of "ruining" their meal with his screaming.