Minister displays Egypt's economic performance during COVID-19 crisis in IMF, WBG meetings

Sun, 18 Oct 2020 - 12:59 GMT

In one of the 2020 Annual Meetings of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank Group, Minister of Finance Mohamed Mait displayed figures on the performance of the Egyptian economy during the COVID-19 crisis and plans for the future.

Siemens CEO, German ambassador inaugurates 2 projects in Egypt

Fri, 16 Oct 2020 - 10:28 GMT

Kaeser and Nunn opened a Siemens Smart Clinic in Shubra el Kheima.

President Sisi designates sectors in which Siemens welcomed for further cooperation

Wed, 14 Oct 2020 - 07:25 GMT

On his side, Siemens AG president and CEO expressed the company's aspiration to develop its activities in Egypt.

Sisi thanks Egyptians for not responding to 'destructive calls,' promises petroleum self-sufficiency

Sun, 27 Sep 2020 - 11:24 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi has thanked the Egyptian people for not responding to recent "destructive calls" for demonstrations, saying the state will always choose to reform rather than leave people in difficult conditions.

The Way to self-sufficiency, sustainability through bioenergy

Fri, 04 Sep 2020 - 12:35 GMT

In spite of the increasing care given to renewable energy, particularly solar and wind, bioenergy is still overlooked.

Permit to construct Egypt's Dabaa Nuclear Power Station may be issued late in 2021

Tue, 18 Aug 2020 - 09:35 GMT

Wakil pointed out that the agency applied for the permit on March 10, 2019, and that it currently works on the remarks it received.

Egypt, Yemen probe fostering bilateral cooperation in energy field

Tue, 21 Jul 2020 - 10:00 GMT

Shaker affirmed the strength of economic, trade and social ties with Yemen, noting that revitalizing Egypt's relations occupies a distinguished position in all Egyptian political and diplomatic circles.

Capacity of Egypt-Sudan electricity linkage to be 250 MW in 1.5 year

Tue, 07 Jul 2020 - 10:32 GMT

The first phase of the linkage was officially launched earlier this year after experimental operation was carried out successfully.

Egyptian minister follows up on construction of Tanzanian dam

Mon, 01 Jun 2020 - 11:02 GMT

The dam and the hydropower plant are executed by a coalition of Arab Contractors and El Sewedi Electric.

Egypt multiplies crude oil imports in January, February

Tue, 19 May 2020 - 01:18 GMT

In light of the decline of oil prices, Egypt increased its crude oil imports in the first two months of 2020.

Share of renewable energy in total power generated in Egypt to remain the same in 2020

Mon, 11 May 2020 - 12:55 GMT

The share of renewable energy in the total amount of power generated in Egypt annually is speculated to remain the same in 2020 compared to 2019.

Egypt's fuel subsidy bill drops 65% in 9 months through March: official

Sun, 10 May 2020 - 01:08 GMT

Egypt spent LE 60.1 billion on fuel subsidies in the same period a year earlier.

Egypt, Greece, Cyprus probe energy coop.

Thu, 16 Jan 2020 - 12:19 GMT

They also took up the mechanism of activating the joint government agreement on extending pipelines in order to transmit the Cypriot gas to Egypt's EDCO plant.

Electricity linkage with Sudan starts experimental operation

Sun, 12 Jan 2020 - 04:02 GMT

The capacity of the first phase being operated is 50 megawatts.

Egypt's energy production at its best: petroleum, electricity ministers

Tue, 17 Dec 2019 - 08:47 GMT

Egypt's current success in the energy sector is mainly attributed to a visionary political leadership and a strong belief in and awareness of the country’s potential.

Video: World’s largest wind farm in Egypt’s Gabal El Zeit

Sun, 08 Dec 2019 - 10:21 GMT

Egypt Today shot photos and a video of the world’s largest wind farm, Gabal Al Zeit having a capacity of 500 MW and 390 turbines.

Agreements worth LE10B signed in Africa 2019

Sat, 23 Nov 2019 - 02:22 GMT

Eleven financial and technical agreements were signed on Saturday.

PM clarifies government's role in expanding private sector investments

Sat, 23 Nov 2019 - 10:47 GMT

Madbouly highlighted that Egypt is on the right track.

DFC chief: Egypt shows distinguished performance in energy investments

Sat, 23 Nov 2019 - 09:10 GMT

The corporation shares with the Egyptian government in boosting investment in natural gas to ensure that all Egyptians are benefiting from it, he added.

Egypt eyes prefabricated hospitals in new healthcare system

Sun, 13 Oct 2019 - 11:29 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly met on Sunday Chairman of GK Medical Management to discuss the project.