Egypt to gain $100B from bringing peace to Libya: ESCWA

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 - 03:16 GMT

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) said that bringing peace to Libya will lead to significant economic gains for the countries of the region, amounting to about $162 billion until 2025.

Wall Street eyes 2018 gains with a side of caution

Sat, 30 Dec 2017 - 11:23 GMT

U.S. stocks are expected to keep rising in 2018 because a massive drop in the corporate tax rate is seen boosting the economy and corporate profits.

Egypt bourse gains LE 32B in week

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 - 12:42 GMT

The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) gained LE 32 billion this week as the market capital went up 4.1 percent to LE 820.7 billion compared to LE 788.7 billion in the previous week.

Bourse gains LE 24.5B in 4 trading sessions

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 - 10:31 GMT

The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) gained EGP 24.5 billion in its four trading session during this week as the bourse is off Thursday.

Asia shares mount 10-year top on strong economy, oil gains

Wed, 01 Nov 2017 - 07:55 GMT

Asian shares scaled a 10-year high on Wednesday on the back of solid economic growth globally.

Wall St adds to run of records; services data upbeat

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 - 07:42 GMT

U.S. stocks edged higher on Wednesday, extending their run of record highs, as data on the services sector added to signs of strength in the economy.

Apple halts Wall St rally, but S&P ekes out record high

Wed, 13 Sep 2017 - 05:25 GMT

U.S. stocks were little changed on Wednesday as Apple-led losses in tech stocks were offset by gains in consumer discretionary and energy stocks.

EGX ends high for 3rd session in a row, benchmark adds 0.58%

Mon, 11 Sep 2017 - 12:54 GMT

Market capitalization gained LE 4.75 billion ($269 million) to reach LE 712.25 billion compared to LE 707.5 billion on Sunday.

U.S. job growth slows in August; wage growth retreats

Fri, 01 Sep 2017 - 12:45 GMT

U.S. job growth slowed more than expected in August after two straight months of strong gains.

EFG Hermes reports eight-fold profit increase in Q2

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 - 09:30 GMT

The solid growth of the advisory, brokerage and asset management businesses helped the group’s revenues exceed the LE 1 billion mark for the quarter.

China's yuan edges up, fixing at strongest in nearly 11 months

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 - 08:02 GMT

China's yuan firmed against the U.S. dollar on Monday after the central bank guided the currency higher for the fifth straight day.

EGX ends on mixed note, benchmark down 0.17%

Tue, 08 Aug 2017 - 12:50 GMT

The benchmark index EGX 30 fell 0.17 percent to close at 13,638 points, after foreign traders sold by LE 11.8 million.

EGX ends on mixed note; turnover gains LE 232M

Mon, 07 Aug 2017 - 01:04 GMT

Total turnover gained LE 231.7 million ($13.04 million) to LE 900.7 million, up from LE 669 million, while market capital slightly went down to LE 715.13 billion.

EGX ends in green; turnover loses LE 214M

Sun, 06 Aug 2017 - 01:00 GMT

EGX’s market capital gained LE 4 billion ($225 million), totaling LE 715.8 billion compared to LE 711.7 billion on Thursday.

EGX ends on a collective rise, gains LE 883M liquidity

Thu, 03 Aug 2017 - 01:09 GMT

EGX ended Thursday in the green. The main index added 0.06 percent. Market capital gained LE 2.9 billion ($162.9 million), while turnover reached LE 883 million.

EGX ends on positive note, benchmark adds 0.7%

Wed, 02 Aug 2017 - 01:09 GMT

The benchmark index EGX 30 inched up 0.7 percent to close at 13,405 points.

EGX closes on mixed note, turnover gains LE 110M

Tue, 01 Aug 2017 - 01:29 GMT

The Egyptian Exchange saw mixed performance at Tuesday’s end. Total turnover grew LE 101 million ($5.6 million) to LE 790.9 million after LE 680.8 million Monday.

EGX ends in red, liquidity gains LE 47.8M

Mon, 31 Jul 2017 - 01:12 GMT

The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) closed Monday in the red. Total turnover grew LE 47.8 million ($2.6 million) to LE 680.8 million after LE 633.3 million Sunday.

EGX ends in red, hurt by foreign sales

Sun, 30 Jul 2017 - 01:00 GMT

The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) ended Sunday’s session on a negative performance, weighted by foreign sales.

EGX ends in red, liquidity loses LE 160M

Thu, 27 Jul 2017 - 12:56 GMT

EGX ended Thursday on negative note. Turnover leveled down to LE 760 million from LE 919.97 million achieved Wednesday.