Trump praises Greek economic recovery

Wed, Oct. 18, 2017

Trump praised Greece's long economic recovery Tuesday, as he hosted Alexis Tsipras, the country's leftist prime minister, at the White House.

NAFTA talks prolonged into 2018 amid sharp conflicts

Wed, Oct. 18, 2017

Canada, the U.S. and Mexico on Tuesday said significant disagreements remained in talks to overhaul the NAFTA as they extended negotiations into 2018.

Dow pierces 23,000 but finishes below milestone

Wed, Oct. 18, 2017

The Dow Jones Industrial Average briefly broke above the 23,000-point mark on Tuesday, driven by strong earnings from UnitedHealth and Johnson & Johnson.

IBM's revenue beats estimates on cloud, security services

Wed, Oct. 18, 2017

IBM Corp handily beat analysts' quarterly revenue estimates on Tuesday as the technology company's shift to cloud and security services gains traction.

Paris to aid Egypt in developing its local market, French amb.

Wed, Oct. 18, 2017

Paris is willing to aid Egypt in developing its local market, French Ambassador in Cairo Stefan Roumtier said on Tuesday.

Total's CEO says will try to move ahead with Iran gas project

Tue, Oct. 17, 2017

French oil and gas major Total will try to push ahead with its Iran gas project if the US decides to impose unilateral sanctions on Teheran.

Egypt plans to renew $2bln agreement with int'l banks, says min.

Tue, Oct. 17, 2017

Egypt plans to renew a two-billion-dollar agreement with international banks for an extra year to maintain Egypt's foreign reserves, Finance Minister Amr el Garhy said.

Kabil opens factory of water treatment devices

Tue, Oct. 17, 2017

Tarek Kabil on Tuesday inaugurated new expansions at Aqua Chiara Egypt which is specialized in manufacturing water treatment devices.