Industry Ministry

22 industrial complexes to open in 2018: Kabil

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 - 08:30 GMT

Minister of Trade and Industry Tarek Kabil reviewed in Parliament the efforts exerted by his ministry to develop the Egyptian industry.

SFD ex-head to lead SMEs agency

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 - 07:00 GMT

Minister of Trade Tarek Kabil appoints ex-head of the Social Fund for Development, Niveen Gamea, as executive director of the SMEs development agency.

Egypt’s imports from EU hike 1%, exports fall 8%

Sun, 07 May 2017 - 04:13 GMT

Egypt’s exports to the European Union (EU) dropped by 8 percent in 2016, recording €6.6 billion ($7.2 billion) compared to €7.2 billion the previous year.

Egypt to levy new export duties on crest leather

Tue, 02 May 2017 - 08:51 GMT

Minister of Industry and Foreign Trade Tarek Kabil approved new export duties on crest leather at rates ranging from 5.7 to 250 EGP

Egypt’s exports gain 15 % against 29 % imports decline in Q1 2017

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 - 04:00 GMT

Egyptian exports hiked by 15.3 percent during first quarter (Q1) of 2017 to stand at $5,5 billion (EGP99.2 billion), comparing to $4.78 billion at the corresponding period of 2016, Minister of Industry and Trade Tarek Kabil announced in a statement on Fr

SFD Ex-head appointed CEO of new SMEs association

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 - 11:22 GMT

Ex-head of the Social Fund for Development, Neveen Gamea, was appointed Thursday as the acting executive director o the small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) Association amid complaints it is lagging behind on its tasks

Long-awaited dedicated body to support SMEs established

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 - 08:00 GMT

After a government decision to establish a new entity for the small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), the business community pins its hopes on the new body to enable startups to solve the challenges they have been facing for a long time.