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Egypt's annual inflation records 6.4% during August, declines 0.1% monthly

Thu, 09 Sep 2021 - 02:23 GMT

On a monthly basis, inflation recorded 114.3 points in August 2021, marking a decrease of 0.1 percent compared to July 2021, the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) said.

Egypt witnesses a decrease in poverty indicators for 1st time in 20 years: CAPMAS head

Mon, 30 Aug 2021 - 09:26 GMT

Poverty indicators in Egypt decreased to 29.7% in 2019-2020, after it hitting 32.3% in 2017-2018, for the first time in 20 years, Major General Khairat Barakat, head of the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics [CAPMAS], said Monday.

Egypt's production index for transformative, extractive industries hikes 14.49% in June

Mon, 23 Aug 2021 - 02:42 GMT

CAPMAS attributed, Monday, the increase in the manufacturing and extractive industries production index in June 2021 to an increase in the beverage industry index to 368.63 during June compared to 325.56 in May, marking an increase of 13.23 percent, due to the increase in demand on drinks in the summer season.

Egypt's unemployment rate records 7.3% in Q2 of 2021: CAPMAS

Sun, 15 Aug 2021 - 05:23 GMT

The estimate of the size of the labor force recorded 29.115 million individuals, compared to 29.284 million individuals during the previous quarter, marking a decrease of 0.6 percent.

Number of marriages in Egypt is double the divorce cases: CAPMAS

Thu, 12 Aug 2021 - 01:10 GMT

Egypt records a case of divorce every two minutes and two marriages per minute, said Major General Khairat Barakat, head of the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) on Tuesday evening.

Egypt's annual inflation records 6.1% during July, rises 1% monthly

Tue, 10 Aug 2021 - 02:15 GMT

On a monthly basis, inflation recorded 114.4 points in July 2021, marking an increase of 1 percent compared to July 2021, the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) said.

Egypt's trade deficit increases 10% to $3.34B in May

Thu, 05 Aug 2021 - 11:28 GMT

CAPMAS said exports hiked 80.3 percent to reach $3.11 billion in May 2021, compared to $1.72 billion during the same month of 2020.

Production index for transformative, extractive industries hikes 5.85% in May

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 - 01:40 GMT

with regard to the economic activities that witnessed an increase: the beverage industry index reached 325.56 during May 2021 compared to April 2021, where it reached 257.40, with an increase of 26.48 percent due to the increase in the demand for beverages in the summer season.

11.4K expats work in Egypt's private sector: CAPMAS report

Thu, 15 Jul 2021 - 03:00 GMT

The Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) released Thursday the annual report on foreigners working in the private sector in Egypt for the year 2020.

Egypt's trade deficit dips 13.3% to $3.1B in April

Sun, 11 Jul 2021 - 12:58 GMT

CAPMAS said exports hiked 47.4 percent to reach $2.84 billion in April 2021, compared to $1.93 billion during the same month of 2020.

Egypt's annual inflation records 5.3% during June, rises 0.3% monthly

Thu, 08 Jul 2021 - 02:19 GMT

On a monthly basis, inflation recorded 113.2 points in June 2021, marking an increase of 0.3 percent compared to May 2021, the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) said.

Production index for transformative, extractive industries hikes 8.7% in Q1 of 2020

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 - 10:49 GMT

The value of production for the food products industry amounted to LE 39.2 billion for the first quarter of 2020, compared to LE 38.2 billion for the first quarter of 2019, with an increase of 2.4 percent, while it amounted to LE 30.0 billion for the fourth quarter 2019, with an increase of 30.6 percent, due to the high demand, according to a statement issued today, Tuesday.

Production index for transformative, extractive industries fall 9.18% in April

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 - 01:18 GMT

The index for the electric products industry reached 105.04 during April 2021, compared to March 2021, where it reached 102.43, with an increase of 2.55 percent, in order to meet the needs of the market.

Egypt's unemployment rate records 7.9% in 2020: CAPMAS

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 - 02:44 GMT

CAPMAS said in a statement, Wednesday, that the unemployment rate among young people between the ages of 15 and 29 reached 15 percent of the total workforce in the same age group, compared to 16.7 percent in 2019.

Egypt's annual inflation records 4.9% during May, rises 0.6% monthly

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 - 10:57 GMT

On a monthly basis, inflation recorded 112.9 points in May 2021, marking an increase of 0.6 percent compared to April 2021, the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) said.

Egypt's trade deficit declines 25.2% to $2.69B in March

Sun, 06 Jun 2021 - 01:25 GMT

Exports hiked 43.5 percent to reach $3.41 billion in March 2021, compared to $2.38 billion during the same month of 2020.

Production index for transformative, extractive industries hikes 12.25% in March

Tue, 01 Jun 2021 - 11:22 GMT

Egypt’s industrial production index for transformative and extractive industries, excluding crude oil and petroleum products, hiked 12.25 percent, recording LE 116.84 (primary) during March 2021, compared to LE 104.09 (final) during February 2021.

Egypt’s petroleum exports record $1.8 in Q1 2021

Mon, 31 May 2021 - 12:52 GMT

With regard to imports, the total value of petroleum products imports amounted to $1.879 billion during the first quarter of 2021, compared to $2.121 billion during the same quarter of 2020, with a decrease of 11.4 percent.

French investments in Egypt increased 17.9% during 2019/2020

Mon, 17 May 2021 - 02:20 GMT

Trade exchange between Egypt and France recorded $2.2 billion in 2020, compared to $2.4 billion in 2019, with a decrease of 6.9 percent.

CAPMAS: Number of Egyptians who acquired immigrant status falls by 47.4% in 2020

Sun, 09 May 2021 - 11:45 GMT

The number of Egyptians who gained immigration approvals reached 153 main immigrants and 31 accompanied ones, the report said.

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