President Sisi warns of illegal constructions, 100-year impact of delay in developmental projects

Sat, 29 Aug 2020 - 12:29 GMT

"Officials who aren’t able to impose order by dealing with construction violations have to resign," President Sisi.

Egypt's public investment in FY2020/21 is 'unprecedented': min.

Sun, 02 Aug 2020 - 11:38 GMT

The aim of such investment is creating job opportunities, and inhibiting economic slowdown amid the COVID-19 crisis.

Egyptian-German Center for Employment, Migration, Reintegration to launch in August

Tue, 14 Jul 2020 - 11:33 GMT

The center is established based upon an executive contract signed with the German Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ).

Egypt launches initiative to encourage private sector to maintain employment

Tue, 05 May 2020 - 04:25 GMT

The Minister of Planning, Hala Al-Saeed, said in a statement, Tuesday, that the initiative is a popular initiative to face the economic effects of coronavirus,

Increased intra-African trade, key to increase employment in North Africa

Fri, 29 Nov 2019 - 12:43 GMT

As North Africa struggles with high unemployment rates, is it possible to look at how countries can do more trade with each other? When 64% of imports come from the European Union, North African countries are essentially exporting their labour, said ECA

Employee happiness: How much does unhappiness cost your business?

Wed, 18 Sep 2019 - 04:21 GMT

We are past the era where we can think that a high salary, large bonuses and frequent raises are incentives to make an employee join or stick with a company.

Interview: UFM Secretary-General speaks MED youth challenges, opportunities

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 - 03:18 GMT

With youth making half of the population in the south Mediterranean countries, the rate of young unemployed graduates stands above 25 percent.

The Exchange Rate Treasure Trove

Sat, 01 Jun 2019 - 02:36 GMT

Despite it leading to dwindling personal purchasing power, the decline of the local currency against the dollar has been proving a goldmine for local manufacturers.

‘Try before you buy’ Ideology pushes companies to hire freelancers

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 08:00 GMT

“Hiring a freelancer is akin to screening all possible future employees for a period of time, without any of the commitment; no contract, taxes, insurance.”

Business save money by opting for freelancers

Mon, 16 Jul 2018 - 08:00 GMT

35 percent of the workforce is expected to become freelancers and independent contractors by 2020.

Analysis: Why employees are turning to freelancing

Sun, 15 Jul 2018 - 08:00 GMT

Freelancing has always been a way of making money on the side, but why are more and more employees turning to freelancing.

MSMEDA signs 5 contracts for youth employment in Assiut

Sun, 13 May 2018 - 01:54 GMT

The SME development authority (MSMEDA) will sign five contracts for youth employment in the Upper Egyptian governorate of Assiut.

Immigration warns 300k Egyptians in Doha of being deported

Sat, 12 May 2018 - 08:28 GMT

The Ministry of Manpower and Immigration has warned Saturday the Egyptian workforce in Qatar of being deported for violating the Qatari labor laws.

Gov't adopts full program for reform: Planning Min.

Sat, 05 May 2018 - 11:55 GMT

The Planning Minister said the government adopted a comprehensive program for economic and social reform, based on the 2030 Egypt vision.

Innovation competition to launch in technical schools in 6 governorates

Sat, 24 Mar 2018 - 06:04 GMT

The competition is open to all students in technical schools in the governorates of Aswan, Alexandria, Port Said, Ismailia, Red Sea and Damietta.

U.S. economy gains 313,000 jobs in February; wage growth slows

Fri, 09 Mar 2018 - 03:58 GMT

U.S. job growth surged in February, recording its biggest increase in more than 1-1/2 years, but a slowdown in wage gains pointed to only a gradual increase in inflation this year.

Strong U.S. job growth forecast; unemployment rate seen at 4 percent

Fri, 09 Mar 2018 - 02:20 GMT

U.S. job growth likely rose at a brisk clip in February and probably pushed down the unemployment rate to a more than 17-year low of 4.0 percent

Sisi orders to provide daily workers with insurance in 15 days

Thu, 01 Mar 2018 - 10:22 GMT

Ismail clarified that Aman certificate’s monthly installment starts from LE 4 and its highest monthly installment is LE 20 with a benefit period of 5 years or 10 years.

Boosting Employment Through Legislative Reform

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 - 06:30 GMT

An overhaul in business regulations may boost job creation and lead to properly tapping into one of the country’s major resources: human resources.

AUC to establish fellowship fund for finance studies

Wed, 08 Nov 2017 - 01:09 GMT

The fund aims to support qualified Egyptian students interested in pursuing full time graduate studies in the field of master's of science in finance at AUC.