Egypt advances in index of achieving universal health coverage

Wed, 29 Dec 2021 - 04:47 GMT

It revealed - in a report, Wednesday Egypt's progress in the index of achieving universal health coverage, which tracks the performance of countries in providing health services from 2000 to 2019, issued by the World Health Organization and the World Bank Group, in December 2021, according to a statement.

Egypt jumps 38 places in World’s Safest Country index

Thu, 15 Jul 2021 - 01:22 GMT

Egypt jumped 38 places in the index of the safest countries in the world in 2021, according to an infographic published by the Egyptian Cabinet Information Center.

IDSC: Egypt one of most important destinations for multinational companies in MENA

Tue, 15 Dec 2020 - 11:59 GMT

The Cabinet's Information and Decision Support Center (IDSC) reviewed the second issue of Egypt through the Eyes of the World – H1 2020 through a video published on IDSC’s official Facebook page.

Egypt's bourse launches new index

Thu, 31 Jan 2019 - 05:10 GMT

The index will measure market capital based on the percentage of free-floated shares and the weight of each company within the index.

EGX to create new index, replace another within 2 months

Thu, 03 Jan 2019 - 02:56 GMT

Farid clarified in a news conference that this step comes with EGX’s plan to restructure the indices.

China's ZTE estimates at least $3.1 bln loss from U.S. sanctions -Bloomberg

Wed, 23 May 2018 - 02:44 GMT

China's ZTE Corp is estimating losses of at least 20 billion yuan ($3.1 billion)

European shares dip on heavy earnings day as euro rebounds

Thu, 03 May 2018 - 10:22 GMT

European bourses fell in morning trading on Thursday, weighed down by a rebound in the euro and a series of disappointing earning updates.

Blue-chips lead declines as most Gulf stocks close down

Wed, 02 May 2018 - 03:39 GMT

Dubai and Abu Dhabi stock exchanges both closed lower on Wednesday, as markets across the Gulf struggled for direction after recent gains.

EGX trades sideways, benchmark slides 0.67 pct

Wed, 02 May 2018 - 01:35 GMT

The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) indexes showed mixed performance at the close of Wednesday's trading amid sales by local institutions and investment funds.

Asian stocks gain, dollar extends recovery

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 - 07:40 GMT

Australian stocks were nearly flat and South Korea’s KOSPI gained 0.55 percent. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng rose 1.2 percent.

Egyptian bourse to benefit the most from CBE interest cut decision: Experts

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 - 01:20 GMT

A number of Egyptian economists stressed on Saturday that the Egyptian Exchange will benefit the most from the CBE's decision to cut interest rates.

Saudi rises in early trade, most of Gulf sluggish

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 - 09:16 GMT

Saudi Arabia’s stock market rose in early trade on Thursday, encouraged by strong global bourses and a slight rebound in oil prices, but most of the Gulf was sluggish because of mediocre corporate earnings.

Bourse indexes show downward trend Thursday

Thu, 04 Jan 2018 - 02:26 GMT

EGX indexes showed a collective downward trend at the close of Thursday's trading amid sales by local institutions and investment funds.

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.

Saudi edges up on stable insurers, no earnings boost for QNB

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 - 08:54 GMT

The main Saudi index, which had sunk 2.2 percent on Wednesday, was up 0.2 percent in the first half-hour.

Index of manufacturing industries up 0.9% MoM in July

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 - 03:31 GMT

Higher production of some industrial activities, especially readymade garments and beverages contributed to the increase in manufacturing industries index.

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 Sunday in red, turnover loses LE 331M

Sun, 16 Jul 2017 - 01:15 GMT

The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) ended Sunday’s session in the red, weighted by the local investors’ sales, Turnover dropped to LE 617 million ($34.3 million) from LE 948 million.