Trade and Industry Minister

Egypt, Japan seek boosting joint economic cooperation

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 10:15 GMT

The two sides discussed means of upgrading economic relations especially in the field of small and medium sized enterprises.

Trade minister extends suspension of beans, lentils exports for 3 months

Tue, 16 Jun 2020 - 11:46 GMT

The move falls within the framework of the precautionary measures taken by the State to address the impact of the spread of COVID-19, the ministry added.

Industry min. plans to replace old microbuses with advanced ones

Thu, 12 Mar 2020 - 09:31 GMT

The plan also aims to encourage owners of new micorbuses to turn their vehicles to gas-powered ones, the Trade and Industry Ministry said.

Trade min.: Women's empowerment contributes to developing economy

Thu, 05 Mar 2020 - 01:55 GMT

The minister explained that specialized training courses have been organized for qualifying women and helping them increase their productivity.

Sisi gives great attention to industry: minister

Tue, 24 Dec 2019 - 01:16 GMT

The ministry will maintain more coordination and communication with the various ministries and bodies concerned to resolve all problems of manufacturers and exporters as soon as possible, she promised.

200 palm farms in Siwa get organic produce certificates, says min.

Sun, 10 Jun 2018 - 01:42 GMT

The organic produce certificates will sure make it easier for owners of palm farms to market their products, said Kabil in a statement.

Egypt mulls establishing gelatin factory in El Roubiki Leather City

Thu, 07 Jun 2018 - 11:49 GMT

During a meeting with Germany's Gelita AG Company, the minister discussed the possibility of establishing a gelatin factory in El Roubiki Leather City.

Egypt adopts strategy to upgrade cotton cultivation, textile industry

Mon, 21 May 2018 - 10:57 GMT

A clear map of textile industries in Egypt is needed to be able to perfectly determine gaps between supply and demand, Industry Minister Tarek Kabil said.

99% of production units in Damietta Furniture City finalized: Min.

Mon, 02 Apr 2018 - 01:34 GMT

Efforts are currently under way to finish the entire facilities in the new city including water, electricity and roads, the minister added.

Qabil leaves for Geneva for WTO trade policy review

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 - 11:16 GMT

Trade and Industry Minister Tarek Kabil left for Geneva on Monday to take part in the World Trade Organization (WTO)'s trade policy review meetings.