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Project targets 5m acres of land over the coming 10 years to achieve greater growth rates, increase agricultural lands and create 1.6m jobs
Project’s total cost to stand at EGP 61m
European Union (EU) to provide € 1.5m for development in slum areas and other civil society projects implementation of projects for the development of informal areas
Primary education enrolment increased from 80% to 99% in North Africa over 22 years
The Tourism Development Authority’s board of directors, chaired by Minister of Tourism Hisham Zaazou, agreed to a new deadline for development projects for implementation to be completed after late fees payment.
Economic platform outlined by Al-Sisi during presidential campaign will be included in 2014/2015 development plan, says planning minister
Foreign minister conducts telephone calls to discuss development and African Union
President tells Ethiopia’s foreign minister that constructive dialogue is the best way to achieve mutual understanding
The president held talks with top officials of Arabic countries that had vocally supported Egypt’s July power shift
After tense ties under Morsi’s tenure, the UAE has become one of Egypt’s largest financial backers since his ouster
Al-Sisi, Sabahy hold meetings over their presidential campaigns
Five-year strategy will increase investments in domestic trade by EGP 50bn, says head of the Internal Trade Development Authority
Suez Canal Authority expects consortium tasked with preparing the plan to be announced soon
Sabahy addresses controversial topics, while Al-Sisi speaks about development prospects in the Sinai Peninsula on day 11 of campaigning
Ministry announces three initiatives to improve Egypt’s digital economy
Egyptian FM also visits Saudi Arabia, Emirates to discuss environmental issues, aid to Egypt
Effects of coal usage on the lives of Egyptians addressed in a symposium
The EU also carried out eight civilian missions – to Guinea Bissau, South Sudan and Niger among others.
Reuters – Young Omanis who took to the streets in 2011 to demand jobs and better economic prospects failed to trigger the mass protests that transformed other parts of the Arab world in their own Gulf state. But they may have had an impact all the same, as authorities are making a start on a …
There has been an increase of 15% in the number of vessels received by SCCT
Head of foreign trade ministry’s trade agreement division says partnering with United Nations Development Programme will boost trade movement between Egypt and other Arab countries
Prime Minster discusses ways to strengthen relations with South Sudan
By Hassan Ghonema General Mohamed Refaat, acting head of the General Authority for the Northwest Suez Gulf Economic Zone signed a contract with the Chinese developer TEDA to develop 6 square kilometers in Ain Sokhna. The project is the first phase in a larger development deal between Egypt and China, with the Chinese government having …
Summit in April looks to strengthen cooperation towards “strategic partnership of equals”
Fund will hold workshop for Arab policymakers and development agencies for research collaboration on relationship between food insecurity and conflict
While stimulating growth and generating employment opportunities, the project has also been successful in reaching people and communities that lack access to finance.
Egyptian scientist Tarek Hassanein has been working on the development of one of the new drugs that promise a better future for patients suffering from Hepatitis C
The two companies are looking at a number of new investment opportunities in real estate and tourism in Cairo and satellite cities.
Industrial zones to have road infrastructure, water and electricity to attract foreign investments
The country was suffering from a breakdown in the security sector which discouraged foreign investors from doing business in the Egyptian market, in spite of the large investment opportunities.