Egypt made huge strides towards more open, inclusive, responsive development cooperation: Al-Mashat

Wed, 18 Nov 2020 - 02:31 GMT

This is to ensure that all projects between development partners are streamlined and effectively coordinated; adopting a consistent Global Partnerships Narrative People&Projects&Purpose (P&P&P); and mapping ODA financing to SDGs for all projects with multilateral and bilateral development partners.

Afghan FM urges setting roadmap to expand cooperation with Egypt

Tue, 17 Nov 2020 - 02:01 GMT

Egypt's Minister of Foreign affairs Sameh Shokry received Tuesday a video call from his Afghan counterpart.

Sisi inspects City of Arts in Egypt's new capital

Mon, 16 Nov 2020 - 05:27 GMT

The City of Arts would be the largest artistic and cultural city in the Middle East.

In Pics: Egypt’s Sisi inspects number of road projects

Fri, 13 Nov 2020 - 02:37 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi inspected a number of projects to develop road networks in Greater Cairo and Giza.

Afreximbank, AFD in Egypt present visions on post-COVID-19 recovery

Tue, 10 Nov 2020 - 01:54 GMT

The event is part of their shared effort to foster sustainable development as Africa recovers from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Egypt's 20/21 plan means inclusion of population dimension in all areas of development: Min.

Sun, 08 Nov 2020 - 04:23 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Planning and Economic Development issues a report on population growth rates within the 2020/2021 plan.

Public investments in Luxor to reach LE2.86B in FY2020/21: planning minister

Sat, 07 Nov 2020 - 03:18 GMT

Housing and development of informal settlements account for EGP 1.1bn or 38.5% of Luxor’s total investments in 2020/21, says Hala El-Said

S&P keeps Egypt's credit rating at B with stable outlook for 2nd time in 2020

Sat, 07 Nov 2020 - 12:28 GMT

The minister stated the move reflects an international confidence in the stability and solidity of the Egyptian economy.

Egypt plans to construct 50 four-generation cities by 2050: Cabinet Spox

Fri, 06 Nov 2020 - 01:45 GMT

In a bid to cope with the overpopulation, the Egyptian government is establishing 22 out of 50 four-generation cities nationwide.

LE 6.8B allocated to development of Sinai Peninsula in FY 2020/2021 plan

Thu, 05 Nov 2020 - 03:31 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Planning and Economic Development has announced the features of the “Citizen Investment Plan” for North Sinai for fiscal year (FY) 2020/21.

Planning Ministry, NIGSD launch Development Ambassadors initiative

Mon, 02 Nov 2020 - 09:16 GMT

The initiative is a capacity builder aimed at spreading a culture of sustainability among all segments of Egyptian society.

Egypt's PM pledges commitment to balance between freedoms, needs of national security

Sun, 01 Nov 2020 - 03:17 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli delivered Sunday a speech at the House of Representative.

Egypt, Bahrain talk ways of enhancing relations in fields of labor, development

Sat, 31 Oct 2020 - 12:02 GMT

The meeting tackled ways to advance bilateral relations in the labor and development fields, according to Bahrain News Agency.

Egypt sole oil-importing Middle Eastern country to grow in positive in FY2020/2021: IMF

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 04:08 GMT

The growth of those countries combined is expected to be -1% down from 2.8% in 2019.

Egypt replaces Red Sea's slums with 1800 housing units

Sun, 18 Oct 2020 - 02:58 GMT

The five residential areas include Zarzara, Safaga, Quseir, Mujahid, and Jabal Al-Afash, in addition to markets, such as the Peugeot parking market.

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.

Next edition of "Egypt Can" conferences to have 'industrialization' as theme

Sat, 17 Oct 2020 - 10:07 GMT

"Egypt Can" is a series of conferences hosting Egyptian expats specialized in the themes of different editions.

Egypt agrees to develop Siwa Oasis with total cost of LE 725M

Thu, 15 Oct 2020 - 01:22 GMT

This came during his meeting with Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation Mohamed Abdel Atty, to review a number of files.

President Sisi showcases Egypt is facing 4th, 5th generation warfare

Sun, 11 Oct 2020 - 09:37 GMT

"What the Egyptian state is doing now is not just creating solutions to problems. It’s a fight for survival," the president asserted.

Egypt's prime minister warns of overpopulation, subsequent accrual deficit until 2030

Sun, 11 Oct 2020 - 09:14 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli presented on Monday the challenges facing the Egyptian state and the key projects undertaken to mitigate their impact.