Egyptian Prime Minister heads to Tunisia to co-chair Joint Supreme Committee

Thu, 12 May 2022 - 08:55 GMT

The supreme committee consists of a number of technical committees.

Egyptian ambassador discusses economic cooperation with member of Sudan Transitional Sovereign Council

Thu, 21 Apr 2022 - 09:53 GMT

Egyptian Ambassador to Sudan Hossam Eissa met Wednesday with Member of the Sudan Transitional Sovereign Council Abou al-Qassem Bartam to hold talks on bilateral cooperation.

Egypt's FM discusses with U.S. Chamber of Commerce 5 areas of joint interest

Wed, 13 Apr 2022 - 08:55 GMT

The minister is holding a visit to Washington where he is scheduled to meet U.S. Secretary of State Anthony Blinken.

Egypt to host North Africa Trade Finance Summit on June 7-8

Mon, 04 Apr 2022 - 03:20 GMT

The theme is "Improving Trade Resilience Amid Series of Global Supply Chain Disruptions."

Trade min.: Political leadership attaches great importance to commercial representation

Sun, 03 Apr 2022 - 02:52 GMT

Gameaa added that her ministry is currently working on a plan to maximize the benefit from commercial representation offices abroad to open up new markets to Egyptian products and lure further foreign investments into the country.

Angolan min. affirms his keenness to boost inter-trade, investment with Egypt

Thu, 31 Mar 2022 - 03:00 GMT

Speaking during an Angola-Egypt Investment Roundtable discussions organized by the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) on Wednesday, António said his country offers opportunities for Egypt to enter the markets in Central and South Africa.

CAPMAS releases figures on economic ties between Egypt, United Kingdom

Tue, 29 Mar 2022 - 10:54 GMT

Those covered imports, exports, investments, and remittances.

Arab countries are most influenced by Ukraine War: FAO regional representative

Tue, 22 Mar 2022 - 12:02 GMT

One of the reasons is that Russia and Ukraine combined fulfill 30 percent of the global market's needs of wheat, cooking oil, and grains.

Egypt's FM meets with Malaysian Minister of International Trade

Tue, 15 Mar 2022 - 11:01 GMT

It is noted that the size of trade between Egypt and Malaysia hiked by 80 percent in 2021 compared to 2020 recording almost $1 billion.

Sudan activates trade agreement with Egypt

Mon, 07 Mar 2022 - 04:42 GMT

In its first meeting, the committee agreed to activate the trade agreement with Egypt.

Gov't works for adjusting Egyptian standard mechanism with int'l ones: Trade min.

Sat, 05 Feb 2022 - 01:59 GMT

These efforts are intended to roll out high-quality products in the local market, while boosting Egyptian exports to global markets, Gamea added during her visit to the Egyptian Organization for Standardization and Quality (ESO) on Saturday.

Trade exchange between Egypt, Senegal stands at dlrs 61.2 mln

Sat, 29 Jan 2022 - 02:09 GMT

Egypt's exports to Senegal decreased by 2.2 percent during the first 10 months of 2021.

WTO delves deep into suffering of landlocked developing countries

Wed, 29 Dec 2021 - 02:32 GMT

The world has 32 landlocked developing countries that represent 1.1 percent of global trade, with half of them being African.

Egypt, Oman mull boosting trade, economic, investment cooperation

Thu, 23 Dec 2021 - 04:20 GMT

During her meeting with Omani Trade and Industry Minister Qais bin Mohammed Al Yousef via video conference, Gamea discussed ways of boosting trade, industrial and investment cooperation between the two countries.

UNCTAD showcases potential of African Continental Free Trade Agreement

Sun, 19 Dec 2021 - 07:25 GMT

Although the free trade part entails removing tariffs, that is not all.

Ever Given container ship crosses Suez Canal under tight emergency measures

Sat, 11 Dec 2021 - 01:42 GMT

The Panamanian container Ship “Ever Given," which was once stuck at the shipping course of the Suez Canal, returned to pass through the canal as part of the as part of the southern convoy coming from the Red Sea towards the Mediterranean through the new Suez Canal.

Egyptian president, Spanish PM confer over bilateral ties, regional crises

Wed, 01 Dec 2021 - 03:08 GMT

President Sisi and the Spanish prime minister agreed to form a joint ministerial committee that would convene periodically.

Egypt's Sisi, COMESA secretary-general discuss intra-trade, cross-border infrastructure

Tue, 23 Nov 2021 - 08:07 GMT

Egypt will spare no effort to develop the agenda of COMESA, especially economic and regional integration, President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi told the secretary-general of the bloc on Tuesday.

COMESA chiefs of state stress digitalization, support to SMEs for integration

Tue, 23 Nov 2021 - 03:00 GMT

The theme of the 21st COMESA Summit is "Building Resilience Through Strategic Digital Economic Integration."

Egypt receives chairmanship of COMESA, president pledges boosting intra-trade

Tue, 23 Nov 2021 - 02:04 GMT

President Sisi thanked Madagascar for the work it did while chairing the Common Market for East and South Africa (COMESA).