Sahar Nasr

Egypt, Germany sign 36-million-pound deal for agricultural cooperation

Mon, 09 Dec 2019 - 12:31 GMT

Egypt and Germany signed on Monday a 36-million-pound grant agreement to guarantee high-quality of agricultural production.

Egypt tops list of countries concluding financing deals for startups - min.

Sun, 08 Dec 2019 - 10:29 GMT

Egypt also jumped six places in the 2020 doing business report and 19 places in the enterprise startup index released by the World Bank

Investment minister, EBRD official discuss boosting joint cooperation

Sat, 30 Nov 2019 - 12:10 GMT

The two sides also tackled the bank's support to the auto industry in Egypt.

WB signs US$ 1.7 million grant to simplify licensing requirements

Sat, 23 Nov 2019 - 10:35 GMT

The EASE Project and its additional finance are financed by the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Transition Fund.

Africa 2019 promotes investment opportunities in continent: Min.

Tue, 19 Nov 2019 - 02:16 GMT

Nasr clarified that the forum will witness the announcement of development and investment agreements between development partners and the continent.

Egypt, Switzerland probe new cooperation strategy until 2024

Sat, 16 Nov 2019 - 01:12 GMT

The value of the Egyptian-Swiss cooperation strategy as part of the economic cooperation framework deal between both countries is worth about 86 million Swiss francs until 2020.

Egypt, Kuwait sign investment deals to fund Sinai projects

Mon, 21 Oct 2019 - 03:24 GMT

The deals were signed by Egypt's Minister of Investment and International Cooperation Sahar Nasr and Kuwait's Deputy Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled.

Nasr: Egypt keens on cooperation with USIDFC

Sun, 20 Oct 2019 - 03:43 GMT

During the meeting, the two officials mulled the outcome of the recent get-together between Prime Minister Moustafa Madbouli and Boehler.

Islamic Corporation’s operations in Egypt hit LE 5.17B

Sun, 20 Oct 2019 - 03:34 GMT

Operations cover areas related to exports for exporters and investors in Egypt, according to a statement issued by the Ministry of Investment.

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development invests $5B in Egypt

Sun, 20 Oct 2019 - 12:40 GMT

The bank's investments in Egypt represent more than 50 percent of its investments in Africa, which are currently focused on Egypt, Tunisia and Morocco.

Egypt urges WB, IMF to support regional integrity in Africa

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 - 02:15 GMT

Addressing the Intergovernmental Group of 24 on International Monetary Affairs and Development in Washington, Nasr called on the WB and International Monetary Fund to expand investments in the region.

Egypt, WB discuss allocating $500M for solid waste management

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 - 08:37 GMT

Minister of Investment Sahar Nasr discussed Wednesday with the World Bank the provision of $500 million for the pollution control and solid waste management project in Egypt.

Administrative Capital chance for economic partnership: US delegation

Fri, 11 Oct 2019 - 12:54 GMT

The delegation was accompanied by Egyptian Minister of Investment and International Cooperation Sahar Nasr, the ministry said on Thursday.

Nasr talks about ministry's strategy to increase local, foreign investments

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 - 02:16 GMT

The EEIC, also known as "Egypt Ventures", is a startup fund that invests in early-stage funds, incubators and venture capital funds and also invests directly in fast growing startups.

British Investments in Egypt hit $47.6B

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 - 01:49 GMT

British investments in Egypt recorded $47.4 billion through 1816 companies operating in the state, according to the Ministry of Investment and International Cooperation.

Egypt, Belgium sign LE16M agreement to renovate Baron Palace

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 - 02:16 GMT

Egypt and Belgium signed an agreement worth LE 16 million to restore and re-employ the Baron Empain Palace as part of the Belgian debt swap.

African Development Bank finances entrepreneurship in Egypt by LE 10M

Mon, 29 Jul 2019 - 10:58 GMT

Ministry of Investment signed a LE 10 million grant with the African Development Bank (ADB) to strengthen the environmental management system for Fekratk Sherkatk initiative.

Parliament initially approves amendments to Investment Law

Sun, 07 Jul 2019 - 04:49 GMT

The objective of the new amendments drafted by the government is to address problems and challenges on the ground, said Minister of Investment Sahar Nasr.

World Bank approves $500M fund for Egypt’s social safety nets

Thu, 04 Jul 2019 - 05:46 GMT

This step comes to ensure access to the most-needy families while building sustainable paths out of poverty.

Building bridges of trust & trade

Wed, 03 Jul 2019 - 11:42 GMT

The Islamic Development Bank (IsIDB) has a portfolio of $21.6 billion in Egypt, including $10 billion with the ITFC.