4th Edition of Startups Without Borders Summit to come back to Cairo, February 2023

Tue, 10 Jan 2023 - 05:52 GMT

The 4th edition of Startups Without Borders summit will take place on the 10th and 11th of February at Cairo Business Park, East Cairo’s Business, Innovation and Entrepreneurship hub. Since 2018, Startups Without Borders has been building world-class events where diversity takes center stage, gathering over 12,000 entrepreneurs from the MENA and Europe across different cultures and nationalities.

Spain delivers training on green business to young Egyptian entrepreneurs

Tue, 22 Nov 2022 - 12:28 GMT

In the next phase, 40 finalists will be selected from the 100 contestants.

Planning Ministry signs 5 cooperation protocols to support entrepreneurship

Sun, 26 Jun 2022 - 04:01 GMT

The protocols were signed during the third annual forum of startup companies launched by the Ministry of Planning in cooperation with the Greek Campus. The protocols were signed during the third annual forum of startup companies launched by the Ministry of Planning in cooperation with the Greek Campus.

NCW trains 800 women, girls in Beni Suef on entrepreneurship

Wed, 27 Apr 2022 - 06:32 GMT

The courses, designed for women in villages and cities, were held as part of the lending and savings project, she added.

Egypt aims to empower its young workforce into leadership positions, enhance job opportunities: Min.

Tue, 22 Feb 2022 - 01:20 GMT

Al-Mashat shared that 60 percent of the Egyptian population is under the age of 35, confirming the importance of entrepreneurship, innovation and job opportunities created through SMEs, coupled with developing the capacity of youth, and the role of the private sector in achieving these goals.

Workshops of WYF Labs tackle innovation as core of start-ups

Sun, 09 Jan 2022 - 10:59 GMT

The workshops of the World Youth Forum Labs (WYF Labs) were held Saturday.

Egypt supports entrepreneurship, innovation, digitalization to future-proof state's economy

Thu, 30 Dec 2021 - 01:43 GMT

Two accelerators that are affiliated with Egypt Ventures witnessed 60 startups graduate from Falak Startups, with a value of LE 31 million, while 23 companies graduated from EFG-EV Fintech, with a value of LE 35 million in 2021.

From Corporate to Social Media: Oumnia Boualam Simplifies Business to Support Ambitious Women

Sun, 31 Oct 2021 - 11:12 GMT

Meet Oumnia Boualam, the woman who took a leap of faith out of the corporate world into social media and entrepreneurship to high achieving women reach their goals.

Winners of Egypt’s 1st female entrepreneurs Hackathon by ITIDA, Intel announced

Thu, 28 Oct 2021 - 02:49 GMT

The first prize was awarded to a team of three young women from Aswan governorate.

Egypt’s Planning Ministry, AUC Venture Lab launch entrepreneurship training program

Tue, 15 Jun 2021 - 05:37 GMT

The cooperation is intended to maximize the benefit from managers of business incubators, accelerators, and entrepreneurs involved in the AUC startup incubator.

Egypt's portfolio in innovation, entrepreneurship records $1B

Thu, 25 Mar 2021 - 10:40 GMT

The Minister of International Cooperation clarified that these projects contribute to 13 SDGS.

New law on small projects provides incentives for innovative businessmen, says minister

Mon, 27 Jul 2020 - 01:43 GMT

The law supports entrepreneurship projects through a number of financial and technical incentives to attract young businessmen and encourage innovators, Gamae said in a statement.

Startups Without Borders holds 1st summit in Cairo

Thu, 31 Oct 2019 - 10:54 GMT

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.

How does Egypt support entrepreneurship?

Wed, 28 Aug 2019 - 03:57 GMT

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.

African Development Bank finances entrepreneurship in Egypt by LE 10M

Mon, 29 Jul 2019 - 10:58 GMT

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 President of International Council for Small Business

Fri, 28 Jun 2019 - 10:22 GMT

Egyptian Ahmed Osman, named on Friday, the president of the International Council for Small Business’ (ICSB).

130-member delegation participates in 22nd Arab-German Business Forum

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 - 01:10 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly departed to Germany on Sunday heading a delegation of 130 individuals to attend the 22nd Arab-German Business Forum.

WB announces $200M project to promote entrepreneurship in Egypt

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 - 11:15 GMT

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.

USAID Funds Partnerships between Leading Egyptian and American Universities

Tue, 26 Feb 2019 - 02:16 GMT

Three leading universities in Egypt will partner with American universities to create Centers of Excellence in energy, water, and agriculture.

Egypt, AfDB sign LE 80M grant to support entrepreneurship

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 - 12:14 GMT

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.