International Cooperation

Ministry of International Cooperation launches IFC New Advisory Program to Help Boost Women’s Employment in Egypt

Wed, 22 Jul 2020 - 09:21 GMT

The Minister of International Cooperation H.E. Dr. Rania Al-Mashat announced the launching of a new 3-year advisory program by the International Financial Corporation (IFC) to increase opportunities for women employment in Egypt.

Egypt's International Cooperation: Coronavirus ordeal highlighted importance of societies rallying efforts

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 - 10:29 GMT

The minister said the current pandemic underscored the need of reshaping the world's economic and social systems.

WB approves $50M for Egypt within new Fast Track COVID-19 Facility

Sun, 17 May 2020 - 08:40 GMT

Minister Al-Mashat stated, "increased coordinated action to expedite healthcare spending and pave the way for an inclusive post-COVID economic recovery is a national priority."

Egyptian minister attends WBG's 'Mobilization for Africa' meeting

Sat, 18 Apr 2020 - 03:23 GMT

Minister of International Cooperation Rania al-Mashat participated Friday in a meeting titled "Mobilization for Africa" within World Bank/IMF Spring Meetings 2020.

Egypt participates in World Bank/IMF's development committee meeting

Sat, 18 Apr 2020 - 02:56 GMT

Minister of International Cooperation Rania al-Mashat participated Friday in the video conference of the development committee.

Coronavirus: Egypt’s efforts to contain crisis, face economic impact

Wed, 15 Apr 2020 - 05:54 GMT

As the potential risks of coronavirus continue to rise, 27 laboratories across the country were prepared to have the capacity to test cases, noting that additional four laboratories and also university laboratories will be added.

International Cooperation minister lauds Egypt's anti-coronavirus financing policy

Sun, 05 Apr 2020 - 09:08 GMT

Health Ministry took many measures to contain the virus, including setting up 27 labs for virus detection, launching sterilization campaigns in cities and villages.

Int'l cooperation min. reviews joint cooperation with Davos Forum, Citi Bank, Uber

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 - 03:13 GMT

She highlighted that the panel works to improve the economic situation and beef up inclusive growth in the Middle East and Africa countries.

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.

Investment, finance ministers, SCA chief start promotion visit to Seoul

Sun, 24 Feb 2019 - 03:21 GMT

Korean investments in Egypt reached $560 million.

Foreign minister describes China as strategic partner to Africa

Mon, 03 Sep 2018 - 09:02 GMT

China’s policy is “balanced,” Shoukry said.

Vietnamese President’s aims to visit to enhance cooperation with Egypt: MP

Mon, 27 Aug 2018 - 01:14 GMT

Vietnamese president’s visit reflects the cooperation between the two countries in investment and trade sectors.

World Economic Forum sees anti-globalisation trend reversal

Mon, 29 Jan 2018 - 11:25 GMT

In a reversal of the recent anti-globalization trend, Modi, Trump, May, Macron, Merkel and Trudeau declared their countries open for business.

German Min. to visit Cairo, meet with Sisi: Ambassador

Mon, 09 Oct 2017 - 08:45 GMT

The German Minister for International Cooperation and Development Gerd Müller will arrive in Cairo during the coming hours to sign cooperation deals with Egypt.

Investment minister, Indian ambassador discuss investment

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 - 01:55 GMT

Egypt is relying on the incentives granted by the new investment law to attract investors.

Egypt utilizes $125 million for Upper Egypt program

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 - 09:08 GMT

Egypt used $ 125 million earmarked from the World Bank for development projects in Upper Egypt.

China, Al-Azhar discuss confronting extremism, cooperation

Tue, 30 May 2017 - 07:23 GMT

Al-Azhar Grand Imam of Sheikh Ahmed el-Tayeb received director of the Chinese State Administration for Religious Affairs Wang Zuoan.

Egypt chairs 104th round of Council for Arab Economic Unity

Fri, 26 May 2017 - 07:49 GMT

Minister of Investment and International Cooperation Sahar Nasr presides the 104th round for the Council for Arab Economic Unit

Egyptian-Belarusian industrial cooperation in sight

Thu, 04 May 2017 - 02:23 GMT

Egypt and Belarus will enhance their relationship in industry by exchanging experiences in the field of heavy industries, according to statements after a meeting between officials from the two countries

Nasr urges AIIB vice president to fund sanitation projects

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 - 01:07 GMT

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) will provide a $10-15 billion fund per year within the coming five to six years for various infrastructure projects in its countries of operations, including Egypt, the bank’s Vice President D.J. Pandian sai