Chairman of MSMEDA , Nevine Gamea: File Photo
CAIRO – 14 November 2017: The Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency (MSMEDA) will launch an online platform to include services and data, for the benefit of new companies, MSMEDA Director Nevine Gamea said Monday.
Speaking at the opening session of Global Entrepreneurs Week Forum, Gamea said that small and medium enterprises (SMEs) create 75 percent of job opportunities in Egypt.
On April 24, Prime Minister Sherif Ismail issued a decree to merge the SFD with the MSMEDA to become one entity, working to upgrade and develop the SMEs sector by offering financial and non-financial services.
The agency will also be coordinating with all SMEs entities and initiatives to make sure these calls are implemented.
In a previous interview, Gamea told Egypt Today that MSMEDA will launch new training programs that will develop skills of project founders. There are four programs certified by the International Labour Organization (ILO).