Spring Meetings

Minister Al-Mashat emphasizes importance of joint financing for development projects

Mon, 22 Apr 2024 - 09:09 GMT

The newly launched “Global Collaborative Co-Financing Platform” aims to channel additional capital, broaden the scope and impact of development, mobilize funds for large-scale projects, and alleviate the burdens faced by beneficiary nations

Egypt aims to reduce its debt rates to 80% by 2027

Thu, 18 Apr 2024 - 11:25 GMT

This strategy aims to extend the life of debt and minimize its burden and cost

Egypt's Finance Minister reviews Egypt's commitment to strengthening African healthcare

Wed, 17 Apr 2024 - 03:15 GMT

Minister Maait emphasized the importance of international financial institutions in providing sustainable funding to developing economies.

African countries incurred $69B in debt service payments in 2023: Al-Mashat

Wed, 17 Apr 2024 - 02:25 GMT

Al-Mashat highlighted the potential of debt swaps to enhance countries' fiscal capacity, enabling them to expand investments in climate action

Climate funding must not overlook poverty eradication and shared prosperity goals: Al-Mashat

Wed, 17 Apr 2024 - 11:14 GMT

Al-Mashat called for a focus on supporting project structuring and bankability and addressed the G24 Governors

Minister of International Cooperation highlights World Bank's role in development financing

Tue, 16 Apr 2024 - 01:56 GMT

The Minister also discussed topics including the development policy financing program, cooperation in various fields such as attracting foreign investment and promoting industrial development, and support for social protection initiatives

Egypt's Al-Mashat participates in 2023 Spring Meetings of WBG, IMF in Washington

Mon, 10 Apr 2023 - 03:38 GMT

The Egyptian Minister is scheduled to speak at a number of events and discussion sessions, and to hold a number of bilateral meetings with multilateral and bilateral development partners.

Exclusive: World Bank’s Ferid Belhaj unfolds new perspective on MENA

Thu, 09 May 2019 - 07:00 GMT

Ferid Belhaj who took up the position of the World Bank Group vice president for Middle East and North Africa on July 1, 2018, explained to Egypt Today the additional pillars to the plan thoroughly.

Egypt to record GDP of 7% in 2020/21: Finance Min.

Tue, 24 Apr 2018 - 11:01 GMT

Garhy added that the unemployment rate decreased from 13.5 percent in December 2017 to 11.3 percent in March 2018.

Tarek Amer, Sahar Nasr to attend spring meetings of IMF

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 - 09:47 GMT

The 2018 Spring Meetings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank Group (WBG) will be convened in Washington, DC, from April 20 to April 22.