Shaq El-Tho’ban: Know more about Egypt’s City of Marble & Granite

Sat, 06 Aug 2022 - 01:11 GMT

Shaq El-Tha’ban area, south of Cairo, is considered one of the important investment areas specialized in the marble industry.

Geologist calls for revival of 'Imperial Marble Quarry' at Egypt's Golden Triangle

Mon, 09 May 2022 - 11:56 GMT

It is located western Red Sea's Safaga town in the Eastern Desert.

Egypt's marble, granite exports up 3% in January, February: ECBM

Wed, 06 Apr 2022 - 01:53 GMT

In its monthly report, the council said the exports amounted to $50 million, against $49 million within the same period last year.

Egypt's marble exports up to $200M in 8 months

Wed, 29 Sep 2021 - 03:58 GMT

A statement issued by the council said the exports increased 60 percent during the aforementioned period registering $200 against $125 million in the corresponding period of the previous year.

Marble, granite exports hit $128m in first 5 months of 2021

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 - 01:32 GMT

In its monthly bulletin issued on Monday, the council said exports reached 850,955 tons at a value of $128 million compared with 563,611 tons worth $67 million a year earlier.

Egypt's marble exports hit $ 213M in 2020

Tue, 02 Mar 2021 - 03:26 GMT

Aref confirmed in a statement , Tuesday, the start of transforming the marble and granite sector into digital, in order to be able to serve the sector workers and provide the services provided by the Chamber to its employees.

Italian agency for development offers €3M to develop Egypt's leather, marble, furniture sectors

Tue, 08 Dec 2020 - 03:25 GMT

A cooperation protocol is being prepared to be signed between the AICS and the technological centers at the Egyptian Trade and Industry Ministry to help transfer the developed Italian expertise and industrial technologies to Egypt.

Family Business: The Hidden Gem

Tue, 10 Dec 2019 - 05:38 GMT

The trials and tribulations of keeping it in the family

Things to know about industrial complex in Beni Suef

Thu, 23 Aug 2018 - 02:47 GMT

The complex is considered to be the largest of its kind; Egypt Today presents in numbers the importance and the identity of this project.

Sisi affirms cement complex as part of Egypt, offers 13K jobs

Wed, 15 Aug 2018 - 12:55 GMT

The president also noted that meeting the Egyptians' needs is a great opportunity to reduce the import bill, providing hard currency and thousands of jobs.

Cement mega project to produce 12M tons annually

Wed, 15 Aug 2018 - 10:29 GMT

“The complex was implemented in accordance with internationally recognized standards and provides 1,800 jobs for young people who have been recruited from Upper Egyptian governorates.”

Sisi in Beni Suef to inaugurate mega cement projects

Wed, 15 Aug 2018 - 09:27 GMT

The industrial complex comprises three major cement factories producing 20 percent of Egypt's cement production.

Egypt’s exports of cement record $28M in Q1-2018

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 - 04:15 GMT

Exports of granite and marble rose 7 percent, reaching $47 million in the first three months of the current year, compared to $50 million during Q1 of 2017.

Egypt’s exports of gold, precious stones rise 37% YoY in January

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 - 01:55 GMT

Egypt’s exports of gold and precious stones increased 37 percent year-on-year in January to record $339 million.

Egypt’s building materials exports on the rise: ECBM

Tue, 06 Mar 2018 - 01:50 GMT

Egypt’s cement exports in 2017 increased 242 percent year-on-year to reach 2.75 million tons.

New MSMEDA office opens in Cairo’s Shak El-Thoban

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 - 12:33 GMT

The office will offer financial, technical, training and marketing support for the projects in the area to enhance their productivity.

Highest quality marble used in Al Haramain installed at Al Azhar

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 - 04:54 GMT

The construction company finished installing the highest quality of Thassos white marble on Al Azhar mosque’s ground.

$30M export contracts signed in May: Commercial office

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 - 11:40 GMT

xports included marble, car tires, fruits and vegetables, and phosphate.