COMESA: Egypt acquired 32 percent of investments in COMESA members states during 1st half of 2020

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 - 02:05 GMT

The report said Egypt implemented 32 projects inside the group's member states as a whole.

EGX attracts largest share of FDIs to Comesa markets

Tue, 24 Nov 2020 - 01:59 GMT

Egypt could attract about 38 percent of the FDIs, followed by Tunisia and Sudan with 9 and 8 percent, respectively, said the report.

Egypt seeks to increase economic cooperation with COMESA

Sun, 08 Nov 2020 - 12:13 GMT

The expanded meeting, held via video conference, was attended by Assistant Foreign Minister for Foreign Affairs Tarek Shalabi and head of Trade Representation Authority Ahmed Maghawri.

Kenya violates COMESA free trade agreement by imposing 25% tariff on Egyptian exports

Sun, 13 Sep 2020 - 11:32 GMT

The Egyptian government is waiting for the Kenyan response to its query on the latter's decision.

Egypt to host next COMESA Summit: Kipyego Cheluget

Mon, 16 Dec 2019 - 05:31 GMT

Assistant Secretary General of COMESA Kipyego Cheluget on Monday said that President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi has earlir accepted hosting the upcoming COMESA Summit in Egypt next year.

Trade exchange bet. Egypt, COMESA states hit $2.31B in 2018

Thu, 20 Jun 2019 - 03:35 GMT

Head of the Egyptian trade representation office in Lusaka Ahmed el Deeb said Egypt's trade balance achieved a surplus of $730 million, against $631 million in 2017.

Egypt’s exports to Africa rise $4.7B in 2018

Thu, 13 Jun 2019 - 11:29 GMT

Egypt's exports to the African continent are expected to reach $4.7 billion in 2018, compared to$3.6 billion in 2017.

COMESA thanks Egypt's foreign, investment ministries for their efforts in holding Africa Forum 2018

Tue, 11 Dec 2018 - 12:29 GMT

COMESA has thanked Egypt's ministries of foreign affairs and investment for their great efforts in holding a successful edition of Africa Forum 2018.

KFAED to begin 2nd stage of program on financing development projects in Sinai

Sat, 08 Dec 2018 - 11:37 GMT

The second stage of the program with the same amount of money will kick off soon, he noted.

COMESA chief: Egypt's presidency of AU to beef up investments

Sat, 08 Dec 2018 - 09:35 GMT

Sisi receives the presidency of the African Union (AU) in February.

COMESA: Sudan, Ethiopia receive 60% of Egypt's investments

Fri, 07 Dec 2018 - 10:16 GMT

Sudan and Ethiopia have received more than 60 percent of the total investments of the Egyptian companies in the 21 member states of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) at a value of $2.7 billion.

Africa 2018 Forum kicks off communication platform among investors, govts

Fri, 07 Dec 2018 - 10:14 GMT

CEO of COMESA Regional Investment Agency (RIA) Heba Salama said Africa 2018 Forum is one of the most important communication platforms among investors, governments and decision-makers in Africa.

Egyptian firms invest $4.4B in COMESA states: report

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 - 11:31 GMT

Egyptian companies have become the most active African companies in the COMESA, according to the report, a copy of which MENA received on Thursday.

COMESA organizes workshop for investment promotion agencies ahead of Africa 2018

Wed, 05 Dec 2018 - 09:53 GMT

The forum which will run for two days will be held under the auspices of Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi and attended by 3,000 African and international figures.

COMESA RIA thanks Sisi for hosting 'Africa 2018'

Tue, 04 Dec 2018 - 10:55 GMT

Heba Salama said the Africa 2018 Forum will discuss crucial issues determining the future of the African continent.

Egypt achieves largest FDI share among COMESA

Mon, 08 Oct 2018 - 07:39 GMT

Member states achieved a 5 percent sustainable growth over the past five years.

Trade minister represents Egypt in COMESA summit

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 - 12:45 GMT

The event will run for two days.

COMESA investigates FIFA withholding Egypt's right to air 22 World Cup games

Tue, 12 Jun 2018 - 03:53 GMT

COMESA announced starting an investigation against FIFA for refraining from letting the Egyptian state TV broadcast the 22 World Cup matches.

Egypt exports 30% of its glass production

Mon, 09 Apr 2018 - 11:43 GMT

Glass industry in Africa is limited to three countries which are Egypt, Algeria and South Africa.

Loza meets CEN-SAD team set to observe 2018 election

Sun, 25 Mar 2018 - 10:10 GMT

Loza received Sunday the Community of Sahel-Saharan States’ (CEN-SAD) team set to observe the Egyptian 2018 Presidential Election that starts on Monday.