Yasmine Samra and Doaa Farid

EBRD considers expanding Egypt offices to Upper Egypt, SCZone

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 - 01:51 GMT

the EBRD signed eight agreements worth $325 million to Egypt’s banks to finance small and medium enterprises (SMEs), trade and women's projects.

EBRD’s investments in Egypt to double to €1.5B by year-end

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 - 02:40 GMT

The EBRD has invested around €1.3 billion in 2017 in different sectors.

EBRD promotes Egypt's international trade with $10M loan to ABK-Egypt

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 - 01:09 GMT

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) signed Tuesday a $10-million trade facility agreement with Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait–Egypt (ABK–Egypt).

QNB AlAHLI obtains $20M from EBRD for women entrepreneurs

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 - 01:00 GMT

QNB AlAHLI will provide business advice, training and support for women entrepreneurs and women-led businesses.

EBRD boosts trade in Egypt with $20M facility to EGBANK

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 - 12:53 GMT

As per the deal, the EBRD will also provide cash financing for pre-export and post-import.

EBRD, EIB directs $30M to green economy in Egypt through ALEXBANK

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 - 12:33 GMT

The new agreement is deemed the third deal under the GEFF, which is supported by a €23.3 million grant offered by the EU.

$75M from EBRD to Banque Misr to finance Egyptian SMEs

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 - 12:06 GMT

The EBRD credit line to Banque Misr will enable Egypt's second largest public bank to increase its funding for SMEs.

EBRD lends Arab African International Bank $30M to boost Egypt SMEs

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 - 11:40 GMT

While SMEs shape around 90 percent of all firms in Egypt and provide the majority of jobs, their access to finance remains a challenge

Formalizing SMEs

Wed, 08 Nov 2017 - 09:31 GMT

In an effort to absorb SMEs into the formal sector, a revamped government agency is offering loans of up to LE 5 million to encourage new ventures.

Golden Opportunities

Sun, 05 Nov 2017 - 08:00 GMT

Canadian mining companies are about to invest in a gold purification plant and pump Egypt $10 billion in various sectors over the next three years.

The Pound Float: One Year On

Sat, 04 Nov 2017 - 04:11 GMT

A year after Egypt floated the pound among other economic reforms, we seem to be finally reaping some of the benefits.

UK investors to eye new project in Egypt, BP to pump $13B in 5 yrs

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 - 09:09 GMT

Around 70 percent of the delegation will be fresh entries, UK Ambassador to Egypt John Casson said.