Egypt's unemployment rate reaches record low of 6.9% in Q4 2023

Thu, 15 Feb 2024 - 03:53 GMT

The unemployment rate was 7.1 percent in the third quarter of 2023 and 7.2 percent in the corresponding quarter of 2022.

Egypt's unemployment rate slightly rises to 7.1% in 2023: CAPMAS

Thu, 16 Nov 2023 - 02:13 GMT

CAPMAS further disclosed that the labor force in Egypt grew during the third quarter, with a total of 31.956 million individuals actively participating in the workforce.

Egypt’s central bank raises interest rates by 1%

Thu, 03 Aug 2023 - 08:20 GMT

The Monetary Policy Committee of the Central Bank of Egypt decided, Thursday, to raise its interest rates by 1 percent.

Egypt's unemployment rate decreases to reach 7.2% in last quarter of 2022

Thu, 18 May 2023 - 07:38 GMT

This came as Egyptian Minister of Finance, Dr. Mohamed Maait confimed in the financial statement on the state’s draft general budget for the fiscal year 23/24 submitted to the House of Representatives.

Egyptian gov., NGOs partner up to create 50K jobs with funds worth LE36.5M

Mon, 20 Feb 2023 - 02:14 GMT

The Ministry of Social Solidarity signed Monday contracts with 10 NGOs to contribute to the creation of 50,000 job opportunities.

Unemployment rate in Egypt decreases to 7.2% during Q4 of 2022

Wed, 15 Feb 2023 - 04:50 GMT

The estimated size of the labor force recorded 30.344 million individuals, compared to 30.264 million individuals during the previous quarter, with an increase of 0.3 percent.

Unemployment rate in Egypt rises to 7.4% during Q3 of 2022

Tue, 15 Nov 2022 - 04:32 GMT

The estimated size of the labor force recorded 30.264 million individuals, compared to 29.985 million individuals during the previous quarter, with an increase of 0.9 percent.

Egypt recorded lowest unemployment rate in 20 years during 2nd quarter of 2022

Tue, 25 Oct 2022 - 07:48 GMT

Egypt's Economic Conference revealed the government’s efforts to eradicate poverty, confirming that the unemployment rate in Egypt recorded its lowest level in 20 years during the second quarter of 2022 to settle at 7.2%.

Prospective logistics zones at 3 Egyptian governorates to create 15K jobs

Mon, 22 Aug 2022 - 01:18 GMT

Those are direct and indirect jobs.

Unemployment rate in Egypt stabilizes at 7.2% during Q2 of 2022

Mon, 15 Aug 2022 - 02:39 GMT

The estimated size of the labor force recorded 29.985 million individuals, compared to 29.895 million individuals during the previous quarter, with an increase of 0.3 percent.

Egypt releases report on working towards SDGs through 'Decent Life' initiative

Thu, 28 Jul 2022 - 03:02 GMT

The report indicated that the budget spent until Decent Life's launching in 2021 amounted to LE 100 billion.

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.