Hosting three main tracks, Tech to Scale, Female Leadership, and Creative Economies, the summit will bring international actors in the startup scene to the heart of Cairo.
Egypt’s flourishing entrepreneurship scene has been receiving support from governmental entities and private institutions which aid entrepreneurs to reach their maximum potential by offering fund opportunities and mentorship.
Ministry of Investment signed a LE 10 million grant with the African Development Bank (ADB) to strengthen the environmental management system for Fekratk Sherkatk initiative.
Egyptian Ahmed Osman, named on Friday, the president of the International Council for Small Business’ (ICSB).
Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly departed to Germany on Sunday heading a delegation of 130 individuals to attend the 22nd Arab-German Business Forum.
The project will focus on expanding the amount and access to credit for small and medium enterprises, which have proven to be a major source of growth and job creation.
Three leading universities in Egypt will partner with American universities to create Centers of Excellence in energy, water, and agriculture.
The grant was signed by Minister of Investment Sahar Nasr and AfDB’s country Manager of Egypt Malinne Blomberg, in the presence of Minister of Higher Education Khaled Abdel Ghaffar.
NilePreneurs deploys the latest technological applications to provide technical and administrative support.
Egypt Today conducted an interview with GEN’s founder and president, Jonathan Ortmans.
IFC noted that the start-ups include Vezeeta, Avidbeam and Next Protein.
Egyptian transport tech start-up Swvl will expand into Southeast Asia next year after securing what the company said was the biggest round of funding for a tech start up in Egypt.
GEN will manage the center within the university campus built as part of the educational zone, on an area of 90 feddans in the Bloomfields project in the future City, which is worth LE 25 billion.
This came during the conference on the inaugration of “Entrepreneurship and Socio-Economic Development...Women Empowerment and Youth Employment” in the presence of Minister of Finance Mohamed Ma’it.
The 10 decisions were in relation to recommendations by the conference’s participants.
IFC added in a statement that a website was launched calling for applicants for the new initiative.
The three-day event is held at the education center at Gezira Club in Cairo.
Ashoka Arab World (AAW) hosted an iftar event on Sunday in which its World’s fellows, partners, and peers in the social and business sectors gathered.
Flat6Labs celebrated on Monday the graduation of 10 new technological start-ups that witnessed their first cycle of fiscal year 2018.
Canadian projects in Egypt seek providing support to Egyptian women in entrepreneurship field through capitalizing on modern technological means.