7 contracts worth LE 2.6B for establishing new textile factories signed

Mon, 28 Jun 2021 - 02:43 GMT

The contracts were signed between the Cotton & Textile Industries Holding Co. and Orascom Construction PLC.

Egypt is getting ready to launch world's largest textile factory

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 - 03:38 GMT

The government is also working on another large textile enterprise.

Minister attends signing of contracts to establish Misr Company for Textiles complex

Sun, 14 Mar 2021 - 01:55 GMT

The complex will be established on an area of 175,000 square meters and will comprise 6 factories for the spinning, weaving, knitting of fabrics as well as preparing of textiles for exportation.

Egyptian Armed Forces sterilize commercial areas of Old Cairo, Downtown

Mon, 30 Mar 2020 - 01:59 GMT

During curfew hours, the Egyptian Armed Forces sterilized sites and streets that are subject to visitor density in Downtown and Old Cairo neighborhoods.

Egy Home Tex exhibition kicks off

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 - 11:52 GMT

The event is organized by the Textiles, Apparel & Home Textile Export Council of Egypt in tandem with Vision Fairs company.

Minister: We seek to revive textile industry, restore Egyptian cotton glory

Sun, 16 Feb 2020 - 03:49 GMT

He said that the developed gin in Fayyoum and other new gins would produce pure cotton with special standards to help improve the price of exported cotton.

H&M-backed startup puts bacteria to work in green dyeing process

Wed, 27 Nov 2019 - 12:08 GMT

A British biotech startup is developing a method of textile dyeing that taps into the bright colors of birds and butterflies and has micro-organisms recreate them on fabric

Messe Frankfurt studies holding international textile exhibition in Egypt

Sun, 19 May 2019 - 12:34 GMT

The exhibition comes in light of Egypt’s strategic plan to be a trade hub serving the African countries.

ITC announces program to support textile, clothing exports from 4 Arab states

Tue, 23 Oct 2018 - 11:21 GMT

The program targets boosting exports, creating jobs and raising incomes across the Middle East and North Africa region, the ITC website reported on Monday.

Textile exports rise to $288 million in 4 months- group

Mon, 21 May 2018 - 07:10 GMT

The textile exports rose by 5.5 percent to hit 288 million dollars in the first four months of 2018, up from 273 million dollars in the same period in 2017

GEM to reveal King Tut’s tunic

Sat, 10 Mar 2018 - 11:45 GMT

The Restoration center at the (GEM) is close to put an end for the restoration process of the tunic discovered in King Tutankhamun’s tomb back in 1922.

Business News Wrap-up

Sat, 03 Feb 2018 - 05:01 GMT

A wrap-up of the most prominent business news of the day.

Key facts about Egypt’s largest textile city

Sat, 03 Feb 2018 - 04:03 GMT

Egypt today sums up the key facts about the country’s largest textile and clothing city, located in Sadat City in Monufiya governorate.

Business news wrap-up

Sun, 03 Dec 2017 - 05:55 GMT

A wrap-up for the most prominent business news of the day.

Industry Ministry to offer incentives for textile sector

Sun, 03 Dec 2017 - 10:28 GMT

Egypt will launch the 2018-2020 national strategy for developing handicrafts and cultural industry before the end of this year.

Egypt’s textile exports increase 3% in 10 months

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 - 04:01 GMT

Exports stood at $673 million in the period between January to October 2017, compared with $651 million a year earlier.

7 Greek firms to invest in various sectors in Egypt

Sat, 11 Nov 2017 - 02:41 GMT

The industries targeted are textile, food processing, auto parts manufacturing, renewable energy, and petroleum.

Egypt announces over 4,100 industrial opportunities

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 - 11:12 GMT

The industrial investment map, launched Tuesday, included 4,136 opportunities in eight sectors, Minister of Industry Tarek Kabil said in a press conference.

Business news wrap-up

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 - 05:00 GMT

A wrap-up for the most prominent news circulated during the day.

Business news wrap-up

Sat, 30 Sep 2017 - 05:22 GMT

A wrap-up for the most prominent business news of the day.