GAFI delivers contracts to investors in Damietta Furniture City

Tue, 05 Sep 2023 - 02:02 GMT

Heiba stated that the Furniture Technology Center introduced in the DFC to assist investors with modernizing the industry was ready to enter service.

Egypt’s Sisi orders support furniture industry in Damietta to compete regionally, internationally

Sat, 11 Mar 2023 - 05:41 GMT

“This shall create more job opportunities in this sector for the people in Damietta and increase Egyptian exports and the national income,” Fahmy said.

Egyptian Cabinet releases figures on furniture industry

Mon, 23 Jan 2023 - 11:24 GMT

The Cabinet issued Monday a report on the furniture industry.

Egypt's furniture exports to UAE hit $34M in 2021

Mon, 14 Mar 2022 - 07:01 GMT

About one million workers are working in this sector, 440,000 of whom are direct workers and 500,000 are indirect ones.

Egyptian "furniture" exports rise to $236M in 11 months

Mon, 03 Jan 2022 - 11:42 GMT

The sector's exports during November decreased by about 36 percent, to record a value of $17.260 million, compared to $26.852 million during November 2020.

Egyptian gov't discusses mechanisms to provide 100K furnished housing units for rent

Sun, 02 Jan 2022 - 02:18 GMT

Minister of Housing, Utilities and Urban Communities, Assem El-Gazzar, and Executive Director of the Social Housing Fund Mai Abdel Hamid participated in the meeting.

Egyptian furniture exports rise to $212.1M in 10 months

Wed, 08 Dec 2021 - 04:00 GMT

The Council added in a report, Wednesday, that the sector’s exports decreased during the month of October by about 28 percent, to record $21.169 million, compared to $29.23 million in October 2020.

Egypt's furniture exports hit $184M in 9 months of 2021

Tue, 09 Nov 2021 - 05:39 GMT

The monthly report issued by the council, Tuesday, indicated that the sector’s exports dropped in September by about 32 percent, to record $18.5 million, compared to $27.146 million during September 2020.

Egypt exports of furniture record $131.7M in six months

Mon, 26 Jul 2021 - 03:37 GMT

The monthly report issued by the Council, Monday, indicated that the sector’s exports increased during last April by about 201 percent, to record $26.346 million, compared $8.764 million during April 2020.

Egypt's furniture exports record $87B in 4 months of 2021

Wed, 02 Jun 2021 - 04:09 GMT

The monthly report issued by the Council, Wednesday, indicated that the sector’s exports increased during last April by about 98 percent, to record $17.36 million, compared to $8.76 million during April 2020.

In pics: Bamboo-making: Story of craft on brink of disappearing in Egypt

Wed, 17 Mar 2021 - 03:29 GMT

Bamboo craft-making is one of the oldest crafts that is believed to be on the brink of disappearing in Egypt’s governorate of Port Said.

Egypt's exports of furniture record $190M in 10 months of 2020

Thu, 17 Dec 2020 - 02:13 GMT

Gamea confirmed, in a statement, Thursday, that the furniture industry contributes significantly to enhancing Egyptian exports to foreign markets.

Italian agency for development offers €3M to develop Egypt's leather, marble, furniture sectors

Tue, 08 Dec 2020 - 03:25 GMT

A cooperation protocol is being prepared to be signed between the AICS and the technological centers at the Egyptian Trade and Industry Ministry to help transfer the developed Italian expertise and industrial technologies to Egypt.

Sisi orders to provide Damietta Furniture City with production requirements to become integrated center

Sun, 01 Nov 2020 - 03:04 GMT

President Sisi’s orders aim to meet Egypt’s local need and open the horizons for exporting furniture to the African and Arab geographical surroundings.

Exports of Egyptian furniture amount to $58M in Q1 2020

Tue, 12 May 2020 - 12:49 GMT

Saudi Arabia topped the list of countries importing Egyptian furniture in the first quarter of 2020 with imports estimated at $15 million.

Key statements by President Sisi in Damietta projects inauguration

Tue, 03 Dec 2019 - 04:24 GMT

Also, the president expressed a number of recommendations.

10 projects inaugurated by President Sisi in Damietta

Tue, 03 Dec 2019 - 11:18 GMT

The president inaugurated the project on Tuesday.

Trade mission including 40-50 Saudi companies to visit Egypt in Oct.

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 - 02:36 GMT

Eight Iraqi companies came to Egypt during the last period to discuss opportunities to import furniture from Egypt, according to Shoulah.

Mobikya: The Trash Designers

Wed, 10 Jul 2019 - 10:05 GMT

Ibrahim A. Abougendy, founder of Mobikya, speaks to Egypt Today about the business and art of up-cycling rubber tires.

Faces of Egypt’s Home Creators: Eklego Design

Tue, 02 Jul 2019 - 06:39 GMT

With a knack for clean lines and contemporary pieces, the ladies behind Eklego have quickly carved a name for themselves as some of the best interior designers in the region