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In figures: How Russia-Ukraine crisis affected Egypt’s economic growth

Thu, 09 Jun 2022 - 11:21 GMT

This review shows indicators of Egypt’s economic growth rates before and after the Russian war on Ukraine.

Study indicates figures on job offerings in Egypt in Q3 of FY2021/22

Tue, 17 May 2022 - 05:34 GMT

The study categorizes workers into blue-collar and white collar, and classifies them according to age, gender, level of education, geographical location, and sector.

Employment rises in Egypt by 1.1% in Q1 of 2022 compared to Q4 of 2021

Mon, 16 May 2022 - 01:58 GMT

Urban unemployment dropped.

Egypt, World Bank discuss priorities on framework of strategic partnership 2023/27

Sun, 17 Apr 2022 - 02:54 GMT

The size of the current funding portfolio between Egypt and the World Bank is $5.5 billion directed towards 15 projects.

CAPMAS: Egypt’s Unemployment rate records 7.4 pct in 2021

Sat, 16 Apr 2022 - 01:15 GMT

According to the bulletin, the number of jobless persons aged 15 to 29 years reached 15 percent of the total workforce last year.

Egyptian municipal authorities help create 123K job opportunities in rural villages

Wed, 06 Apr 2022 - 11:32 GMT

A press statement issued by the Ministry of Local Development on Wednesday indicated the top five governorates that received funds through the programme.

Egypt's unemployment rate hits 7.4% in Q4 of 2021: CAPMAS

Tue, 15 Feb 2022 - 03:36 GMT

CAPMAS clarified in a statement, Tuesday, that the estimate of the size of the labor force recorded 29.653 million individuals, compared to 29.380 million individuals during the previous quarter, marking an increase of 0.9 percent.

Egyptian ministry issues report on progress achieved on self-employment promotion

Tue, 15 Feb 2022 - 03:20 GMT

The Ministry of Social Solidarity released the report Tuesday.

PM on GERD: Egypt is not against development in Nile Basin countries but projects should not harm its water rights

Mon, 17 Jan 2022 - 11:47 GMT

In an interview with BBC News Arabic, Madbouli said Egypt even told the Ethiopian side of its desire to take part in the construction of GERD.

UNDP summarizes all about urban resilience, details key success factors

Wed, 22 Dec 2021 - 05:23 GMT

UNDP summarizes all about urban resilience, details key success factors

Egypt to launch new initiative targeted at women in December 2021

Mon, 29 Nov 2021 - 01:13 GMT

Madbouli elaborated that the initiative is targeted at rural and urban women to expand their participation in the labor market and improve their empowerment.

Overview of steps made by Egypt to enhance status of workers

Mon, 22 Nov 2021 - 03:26 GMT

Over the past years, Egypt made several steps to enhance the living conditions of workers through either legislations or social solidarity measures.

Egypt's unemployment rate hits 7.5% in Q3 of 2021: CAPMAS

Tue, 16 Nov 2021 - 03:10 GMT

The estimate of the size of the labor force recorded 29.380 million individuals, compared to 29.115 million individuals during the previous quarter, marking an increase of 0.9 percent.

Unemployment among Egyptian women declines to 17.7%: planning minister to World Economic Forum directors

Wed, 27 Oct 2021 - 01:04 GMT

Minister of Planning and Economic Development Hala El-Said chaired on Tuesday in Paris the bilateral session with the Directorate of the World Economic Forum (WEF) presenting the "National Plan for the Development of the Egyptian Family."

I Quit, Now What?

Mon, 18 Oct 2021 - 04:21 GMT

Let’s say you’ve had it with your current job, it has drained you emotionally and psychologically that you can’t take it anymore and suddenly decided to quit. Now, what’s next?

UNDP issues 1st human development report on Egypt in decade, president attends ceremony

Tue, 14 Sep 2021 - 01:23 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi was handed the report, titled "Development: A Right for All, Egypt’s Pathways and Prospects."

What is Decent Life's 'Your Profession Your Future' initiative

Sun, 05 Sep 2021 - 02:06 GMT

As job creation is part of Decent Life goals, "Your Profession Your Future" initiate has been designed for that purpose.

UN resident coordinator in Egypt praises ‘Haya Karima’ projects that raise living standards of millions of citizens

Wed, 25 Aug 2021 - 10:01 GMT

UN Resident Coordinator in Egypt Elena Panova praised the projects implemented under “Haya Karima” initiative that serves the needy villages across Egypt, expressing her desire to participate in the initiative’s projects.

Gov't plans to provide 950K jobs, reducing unemployment to 7.3%

Tue, 24 Aug 2021 - 02:23 GMT

The government plans to provide 950,000 job opportunities to raise the number of employed Egyptians to 28 million, reducing the number of the unemployed to 2.2 million at 7.3 percent of the total workforce.

Egypt targets 5.4% growth rate in FY 2021/22 - minister

Thu, 12 Aug 2021 - 01:45 GMT

The country seeks to contain the rate of inflation to settle at 6 percent, unemployment at 7.3 percent and poverty at 28.5 percent, she said.

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