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IFC ready to invest in Egypt’s hotel development fund

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) expressed its readiness to inject new investment into Egypt’s planned hotel development fund, the COO of the IFC, Stephanie von Friedeburg, said. Egypt’s ministry of tourism aims to establish a private equity fund targeting to restructure financially impaired hotels and other tourism establishments. During a meeting between the Egyptian Minister …

Daily News Egypt

IFC, Ministry of Petroleum help boost critical energy infrastructure in Egypt

The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group (WBG), announced on Wednesday a joint effort with Egypt’s Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources that aims to support Egypt in becoming a regional energy hub for the eastern Mediterranean region as well as improve its energy infrastructure. The IFC signed a memorandum …

Shaimaa Al-Aees

IFC to support DBACD in effort to grow microfinance in Egypt

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) will support the Dakahlya Businessmen Association for Community Development (DBACD) as it scales up its lending operations and caters to borrowers who seek larger loans, according to a press statement issued on Sunday. The IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, said it will provide advisory services to a …

Daily News Egypt

IFC loans CIB $100m

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) signed an agreement on Tuesday with the Commercial International Bank (CIB) to fund it with $100m. This funding is considered the first supporting loan provided by the IFC to a local bank. This came after the recent regulations approved by the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) allowing international finance institutions …

Mohamed Farag

IFC invests $26.2m in funding startups across region

The International Finance Corporation (IFC), which recently took part in the $2.5m fund that was raised by Palestine’s Ibtikar, is heavily investing in a number of startups across the MENA region. Part of the World Bank Group, IFC has reached a total sum of $26.2bn of investments in Arab-based startups. In addition to its investment …

Daily News Egypt

IFC invests $26.2bn in funding startups across MENA region

The International Finance Corporation (IFC), which recently took part in the $2.5m fund that was raised by Palestine’s Ibtikar, is heavily investing in a number of startups across the MENA region. Part of the World Bank Group, IFC has reached a total sum of $26.2bn in investments in Arab-based startups. In addition to its investment …

Daily News Egypt

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