EU aid review is a 'symbolic warning to Egypt'
19 August 2013 Last updated at 11:26 BST
The European Union is to "urgently review" its relations with Egypt in light of the ongoing violence.
EU diplomats will discuss $1.3bn worth of aid linked to Egypt's progress towards democracy.
BBC World Business Report spoke to Farah Halime, a business journalist who runs the Cairo-based blog "Rebel Economy'.