AFD commits €100M to energize Egypt's NWFE program

Tue, 24 Oct 2023 - 06:16 GMT

The French Development Agency (AFD) is committed to support the implementation of the Nexus of Water, Food and Energy platform (NWFE program), Egypt country head of the AFD, Clémence Vidal de la Blache.

Egypt approves €250M loan for Alexandria metro project

Wed, 26 Apr 2023 - 04:36 GMT

The project aims to enhance transportation in Egypt, and in light of the implementation of the urban transport plan in Alexandria Governorate, the project will work to improve the level of line service and provide an effective and comprehensive means of transportation in the governorate.

France prioritizes exporting wheat to Egypt in current harvest season: ambassador

Tue, 05 Jul 2022 - 01:06 GMT

French Ambassador to Cairo Marc Barety told press Monday that his country is a producer of wheat and that it prioritizes exporting the crop to Egypt in the current harvest season.

EU and AFD laud Cooperation with MSMEDA on establishing potable water tank in Giza

Tue, 26 Oct 2021 - 02:13 GMT

EU and AFD laud Cooperation with MSMEDA on establishing potable water tank in Giza

AFD secures 50 mln euro credit line for MSMEDA to promote women entrepreneurship

Fri, 17 Sep 2021 - 02:05 GMT

The MSMEDA seeks to extend financing to those who deserve in accordance with a number of set standards.

Delegation of French firms visits Egypt to explore cooperation

Mon, 07 Jun 2021 - 09:35 GMT

Business France is organizing a series of meetings between French companies and Egyptian counterparts as well as international financial organizations.

Egypt signs development funds worth €715.6M with AFD

Wed, 09 Dec 2020 - 12:17 GMT

These funds come as part of the activities of President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi’s visit to France to discuss bilateral cooperation in all fields, with French President Emmanuel Macron.

Two presidential decrees approve deals with AFD

Thu, 12 Nov 2020 - 09:43 GMT

The two decrees were published in the gazette on Thursday.

Afreximbank, AFD in Egypt present visions on post-COVID-19 recovery

Tue, 10 Nov 2020 - 01:54 GMT

The event is part of their shared effort to foster sustainable development as Africa recovers from the COVID-19 pandemic.

AFD allocates €15M to Egypt in fight against coronavirus

Mon, 15 Jun 2020 - 01:20 GMT

The agreement is the outcome of a fruitful cooperation with Egypt's development partners and asserts the close and deeply-rooted relations binding Egypt and France in all fields

AFD to develop 40 projects worth €15M in Egypt

Mon, 29 Jul 2019 - 02:32 GMT

Deputy Director of the AgenceFrançaise de Développement (AFD) LETILLY Gaëlle revealed that 40 projects are being carried out in Egypt to develop unplanned areas.

Shaker, AFD director in Cairo review bilateral cooperation

Mon, 03 Dec 2018 - 01:36 GMT

Shaker hailed the distinguished ties between the ministry and AFD.

Germany's Merkel condemns far-right xenophobia, Nazi slogans

Wed, 12 Sep 2018 - 11:00 GMT

German Chancellor Angela Merkel condemned xenophobic attacks and the use of Nazi slogans in a robust speech to parliament on Wednesday.

Support for Merkel's bloc hits record low, AfD at new high -poll

Thu, 02 Aug 2018 - 11:00 GMT

Support for Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc has slumped to a record low after a bruising internal row over migration policy.

Port Said, the first station for the Egyptian medical insurance journey

Mon, 26 Feb 2018 - 04:25 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Health officially launched a project which aims to improve healthcare in five Egyptian governorates.

Weakened Merkel offers job to arch critic in young new German cabinet

Sun, 25 Feb 2018 - 10:00 GMT

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she would promote her most prominent critic from within her conservative party, 37-year old Jens Spahn.

Cornered Merkel upbeat as seeks to revive grand coalition

Sun, 07 Jan 2018 - 11:38 GMT

Chancellor Angela Merkel is optimistic her conservatives and the Social Democrats (SPD) can cut a deal.

German far-right to pick new leaders as protesters rally

Sat, 02 Dec 2017 - 08:22 GMT

The far-right Alternative for Germany gathers Saturday to elect new leadership, with police bracing for potentially violent street protests against the anti-migrant.

Business news wrap-up

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 - 05:27 GMT

A wrap-up for the most prominent business news of the day.

List of agreements signed with France during President Sisi’s visit

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 - 02:56 GMT

President Sisi and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron witnessed the signing of a number of MoUs and agreements worth €400 million.