entrepreneurship

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.

CBE governor launches ‘NilePreneurs’ initiative

Sun, 17 Feb 2019 - 03:26 GMT

NilePreneurs deploys the latest technological applications to provide technical and administrative support.

GEN president talks about Egypt’s entrepreneurial ecosystem

Tue, 12 Feb 2019 - 11:39 GMT

Egypt Today conducted an interview with GEN’s founder and president, Jonathan Ortmans.

IFC, Investment Min. select 100 start-ups to participate in initiative

Fri, 07 Dec 2018 - 11:55 GMT

IFC noted that the start-ups include Vezeeta, Avidbeam and Next Protein.

Egyptian tech transport start up Swvl heads to Southeast Asia

Thu, 22 Nov 2018 - 11:52 GMT

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.

TatweerMisr, GEN establish entrepreneurship center for LE 120M

Sun, 11 Nov 2018 - 03:42 GMT

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.

Egypt supports integrated system to support entrepreneurs: Min.

Sun, 11 Nov 2018 - 12:57 GMT

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.

10 recommendations by President Sisi in 2018 WYF closing

Tue, 06 Nov 2018 - 08:08 GMT

The 10 decisions were in relation to recommendations by the conference’s participants.

IFC, Investment Min. support ecosystem entrepreneurship in Africa

Wed, 03 Oct 2018 - 10:03 GMT

IFC added in a statement that a website was launched calling for applicants for the new initiative.

Egypt launches awareness campaign to promote entrepreneurship

Thu, 13 Sep 2018 - 09:58 GMT

The three-day event is held at the education center at Gezira Club in Cairo.

Ashoka gathers its World’s Fellows, partners, peers in social event

Wed, 30 May 2018 - 11:00 GMT

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 Cairo graduates 10 Egyptian leading techno startups

Wed, 16 May 2018 - 05:08 GMT

Flat6Labs celebrated on Monday the graduation of 10 new technological start-ups that witnessed their first cycle of fiscal year 2018.

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