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4 Egyptian startups awarded JICA's NINJA business plan competition

Tue, 29 Mar 2022 - 04:35 GMT

NINJA is short for “Next Innovation with Japan''

JICA Egypt, JICA Alumni, Helm Company organize 'Accessibility to Cities in Egypt and Japan' Event

Sun, 20 Mar 2022 - 04:29 GMT

The event was hybrid at Fairmont Nile City hotel and there was online contribution as well. It aimed to define the meaning of accessible cities, showcase innovative practices and innovative policies in both Egypt and Japan regarding various forms of accessibility, such as access to public buildings, urban or rural development, ICT, transport, and tourism.

JICA announces its support to education sector in Egypt

Mon, 24 Jan 2022 - 11:56 GMT

JICA issued a statement reviewing its cooperation with the Egyptian state in the education sector.

Upper Egypt’s energy control system project plays important role to achieve stable, efficient electricity distribution: JICA

Mon, 27 Dec 2021 - 12:32 GMT

Japan International Cooperation Agency [JICA] said, Monday that Samalout Regional Power Control Center and upgrading Naga-Hamadi Regional Power Control Center in Upper Egypt, plays an important role to achieve stable and efficient electricity transmission and distribution.

Egypt, JICA celebrate 1st batch of Egyptian Tokkatsu Officers

Wed, 08 Dec 2021 - 01:38 GMT

These Tokkatsu activities focus on the development of the children's non-cognitive skills through fostering their autonomous abilities, social and independent attitudes, and establishing human relationships that form the basis for academic achievement.

Director of Bibliotheca Alexandrina convenes with delegation from Japanese International Cooperation Agency

Wed, 25 Aug 2021 - 03:06 GMT

The convention was held to discuss ways of cooperation between the two sides in current and future projects.

Egypt, Japan sign agreement to increase JICA grant to $19M to promote health sector

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 - 11:49 GMT

Egypt and Japan signed an agreement to increase the value of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) grant to become $19 million.

Fruitful cooperation between Egypt, Japan in restoring Second Khufu Solar Ship, transfer of antiquities

Tue, 06 Jul 2021 - 12:26 GMT

Ambassador of Japan to Cairo Noke Masaki expressed his appreciation of the fruitful cooperation between the two countries in the fields of tourism and culture.

JICA celebrates 80% completion of 2 power plants upgrade in Egypt

Wed, 02 Jun 2021 - 12:03 GMT

This achievement comes under the frame work of the Electricity Sector Rehabilitation and Improvement Project which is financed by JICA with an amount totaling around $400 million.

Main representative of JICA: Delighted to visit Farouk Hosni Museum

Tue, 25 May 2021 - 12:08 GMT

Yoshifumi Omura, the main representative of the Japanese Cooperation Authority (JICA), expressed his happiness to visit the Farouk Hosni Museum.

JICA hands sanitary kits, basic equipment to Egyptian nurseries amid coronavirus

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 - 11:12 GMT

Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the Egyptian Ministry of Social Solidarity (MOSS) held a ceremony on Thursday to handover the sanitary kits and basic equipment provided by JICA to contribute to resuming the activities inside Egyptian nurseries during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Ongoing cooperation portfolio between Egypt, JICA hits $ 2.7B

Tue, 06 Apr 2021 - 01:53 GMT

The portfolio includes $287 million for investment in human capital through the Egyptian-Japanese partnership for education development, $1.12 billion for electricity, $552 million for transportation, and $450 million for tourism and antiquities, $240 million for the financing of development policies, and $57 million for irrigation.

JICA's Regional Director praises Egypt's success in transferring royal mummies

Tue, 06 Apr 2021 - 01:36 GMT

This came during his meeting with Minister of International Cooperation Rania A. Al-Mashat on his first official visit to Egypt.

JICA, Banque Misr, SMBC sign MSME Facility Agreement worth $100M

Sun, 04 Apr 2021 - 05:52 GMT

This came during a ceremony to celebrate the agreement and distribute the tombstones by JICA, according to an official statement.

Infograph: JICA reveals its role in empowering Egyptian women through education

Sun, 07 Mar 2021 - 10:35 GMT

This move comes in a celebration of International Women’s Day, which will take place on March 8.

JICA to continue supporting Egypt’s educational reforms to advance women empowerment

Sun, 07 Mar 2021 - 10:15 GMT

JICA clarified that education is fundamental for women empowerment, enabling them to gain the skills needed to challenge, make a change and lead better lives.

Egypt signs €200M support loan agreement with JICA

Mon, 15 Feb 2021 - 03:00 GMT

The agreement was signed by Chief Representative of JICA’s Egypt Office Omura Yoshifumi, and Vice Minister of Finance for Fiscal Policies and Institutional Reform Ahmed Kojak on behalf of the Minister of Finance, Mohamed Maait.

Egypt, Japan agree to complete procedures for implementing 4th metro line

Wed, 28 Oct 2020 - 09:48 GMT

The fourth line passes from Al-Ashgar District on the sixth of October until Amr bin Al-Aas in Fustat.

JICA launches new initiative to support 4 E-JUST Projects in response to COVID-19

Sun, 16 Aug 2020 - 08:20 GMT

As a new initiative in response to COVID-19, Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) decided to support four new projects by Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology (E-JUST) to serve the society encountering COVID-19.

JICA organize 4-day workshop for SHEP, ISMAP approach in Cairo

Sun, 01 Mar 2020 - 11:07 GMT

The aim of workshop is to brush up and deepen understanding on the (SHEP) Approach and its concept.

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