Planning Minister

Egypt keen on following participatory approach in development experience

Sat, 15 Jan 2022 - 10:45 GMT

Said's remarks came during a session under the title of "Development Partners", held on the sidelines of the Fourth Edition of the World Youth Forum in Sharm El-Sheikh.

Planning Ministry honors Hala el Saeed on best Arab minister award

Fri, 04 Dec 2020 - 08:03 GMT

Senior officials and workers of the Planning and Economic Development Planning Ministry honored Thursday Minister Hala el Saeed, as she has won the Arab Government Excellence Award as the best Arab minister.

Egypt's Planning minister follows up implementation of initiative to encourage local products

Sun, 30 Aug 2020 - 09:46 GMT

Saeed reviewed the implementation of initiative 'Ma Yeghlash Aleik' (not expensive for you) to stimulate consumption and encourage demand for local products.

Egypt's economic growth rate among the best worldwide despite coronavirus crisis: minister

Thu, 18 Jun 2020 - 11:10 GMT

In May 2020, inflation rate hit 5 percent while unemployment was estimated at 7.5 percent and trade balance deficit declined to 36 percent, she said.

Planning min.: LE 10B extra funding from 2019/20 budget to curb impact of coronavirus

Mon, 15 Jun 2020 - 01:24 GMT

This came in a report released by the Ministry of Planning and Economic Development on extra funding and budget surplus in the fiscal year 2019/2020.

Int'l institutions forecast positive growth rate for Egypt's economy: minister

Fri, 05 Jun 2020 - 05:00 GMT

The government targets to boost investments in the higher education sector by 100 percent and IT sector by 300 percent, the minister added.

Planning minister: Performance of Egyptian economy one of the best amid virus crisis

Thu, 04 Jun 2020 - 11:08 GMT

This came in a report published by the Ministry of Planning to give analysis on the development of some indices related to the economic and social performance during the third quarter of the current fiscal year 2019/2020.

Economic reform program boosted Egypt's ability in face of coronavirus: min.

Tue, 21 Apr 2020 - 05:36 GMT

Saied was delivering a speech on Tuesday before the plenary session of the House of the Representatives about the socio-economic plan for 2020-2021

State keen on boosting local industry to face coronavirus impacts

Thu, 19 Mar 2020 - 02:53 GMT

The government will offer a package of assistance like the package of 30 billion pounds it offered during the 2008-2009 global crisis, the minister said.

EGP 18bn allocated to drinking water, sanitation projects in FY 19/20: minister

Fri, 12 Apr 2019 - 10:11 GMT

The investments include about EGP 4.6 billion for drinking water projects with the aim of providing full access to potable water

Key figures on Egyptian women by planning minister

Sat, 30 Mar 2019 - 12:56 GMT

Minister of Planning, Follow-up, and Administrative Reform Hala al-Saeed stated the figures on Egyptian Women Day.

Planning minister: Egypt moving ahead to realize digital change

Mon, 26 Nov 2018 - 10:20 GMT

All state institutions are cooperating to realize digital transformation, she said.

Minister opens "Egypt Day" as part of Arab Week for Sustainable Development

Thu, 22 Nov 2018 - 02:01 GMT

Planning Minister Hala el Saeed has inaugurated "Egypt Day" as part of the closing activities of the second edition of the Arab Sustainable Development Week

Earmarked investments in New Valley reach EGP 2.48 bn in FY 2018/19

Mon, 12 Nov 2018 - 01:06 GMT

Planning Minister Hala el Saaed said that the value of government investments earmarked to the development of New Valley is estimated at 2.48 million pounds in fiscal year 2018/19.

Sisi directs completing Egypt's 1st sovereign fund

Mon, 12 Nov 2018 - 09:01 GMT

The establishment of the fund on international standards aims at achieving good management of state assets.

Egypt’s balance of payment hits surplus of $12.8B

Tue, 16 Oct 2018 - 04:06 GMT

Saeed added that the volume of reserves now covers nine months of imports, compared to three months in 2012.

Egypt’s balance of payment hits surplus of $12.8B

Tue, 16 Oct 2018 - 01:24 GMT

Saeed added that the volume of reserves now covers nine months of imports, compared to three months in 2012.

Planning min.: LE 508M allocated for developing cultural services

Wed, 10 Oct 2018 - 10:25 GMT

The 2018-2022 sustainable development plan, including the first-year plan of 2018-2019, aims at developing archaeological sites and cultural services nationwide.

Egypt allocates LE 25.6B for investments in Upper Egypt

Mon, 08 Oct 2018 - 09:18 GMT

Saeed clarified that this amount is 20 percent higher than the allocations of last fiscal year.

Egypt to achieve growth rate of 7.5-to-8% in 4 years: Min.

Wed, 03 Oct 2018 - 03:18 GMT

The minister added that within the targeted four years, a higher investment rate will be achieved to reach 25 percent.