Chickpeas, cheap alternative to meat

Fri, 22 Apr 2022 - 06:17 GMT

Chickpeas are used in several dishes on the Egyptian table like in the post-popular Koshary. Meanwhile, their leaves and stems are used as animal fodder.

600 tons of Sukuk meat to be provided to needy families - min.

Thu, 25 Mar 2021 - 01:50 GMT

As part of the project, Sudanese cows will be slaughtered, packed and transported to different governorates under the supervision of the two ministries.

Egypt's BOP declines by 8.6% in June 2020 compared to same month of 2019

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 - 11:56 GMT

The June BOP became $3.3 billion instead of $3.61 billion.

Cairo Uni. vets remove piles of garbage from sheep's stomach

Tue, 07 Jan 2020 - 02:31 GMT

Veterinarians at Cairo University operated on a female sheep for three hours to remove piles of garbage in her stomach on Monday.

Egypt to exchange electricity for Sudanese food products

Tue, 19 Feb 2019 - 05:09 GMT

Egypt currently imports from Sudan meat, soybeans, and sunflowers among others.

Egypt discusses Uruguay's offers to export meat, dairies

Wed, 05 Dec 2018 - 08:00 GMT

Minister of Supply and Internal Trade Ali al-Meselhy received on Tuesday a delegation from Uruguay to discuss offers for exporting frozen meat and cereal.

Egypt, Kazakhstan talk boosting trade exchange of wheat, meat

Fri, 20 Jul 2018 - 09:56 GMT

The minister of agriculture discussed on Thursday with the ambassador of Kazakhastan in Cairo ways to boost bilateral cooperation in the field of agriculture.

Still Feeling the Pinch

Wed, 13 Jun 2018 - 12:00 GMT

Despite dropping inflation rates, prices continue to spiral, with government measures to contain inflation largely unfelt by most.

Egypt, Brazil's FAMBRAS delegation discuss cooperation

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 - 12:58 GMT

Trade Minister discussed with a delegation of the Federation of Muslims Associations in Brazil boosting economic activities.

More than 200 companies participate in ‘Ahlan Ramadan’ fair

Sun, 08 Apr 2018 - 11:39 GMT

The fair is organized by the government and aims to provide different kinds of goods ahead of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan.

Business news wrap-up

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 - 05:00 GMT

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

Meat Prices drop by 20%: Butchers Division

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 - 08:00 GMT

The drop is attributed to the weakened purchasing power of Egyptian families and the increase in meat supply.

Eid Al-Adha in Islamic Cairo: An American convert’s experience

Sat, 02 Sep 2017 - 08:19 GMT

The sheikh ended his sermon by calling upon us to “spread love, spread peace”.

Meat to be sold during Eid at reduced prices

Fri, 01 Sep 2017 - 09:00 GMT

The Food Industries Holding Company’s branches will be open during Eid Al-Adha holidays to sell meat at 20-30 percent discounts.

Minister: wheat, sugar, oil supplies are adequate to needs

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 - 10:45 GMT

The government is now working to expand the subsidies system to ensure it reaches the right beneficiaries, as well as widening the social safety nets, the minister said.

Egypt’s meat imports decrease 20.3% to reach $113M in May

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 - 11:53 GMT

Medicaments and pharmacy products’ imports fell 15.2 percent to $159 million in May 2017, compared to $187.6 million in the same month of 2016.

60 tons of frozen food offered at discounted prices daily

Wed, 05 Jul 2017 - 03:39 GMT

Discounted products are offered by companies affiliated with the government to alleviate the impact of the price hike.