Setbacks in African development endeavors is due to unreliable infrastructure: IMF executive director

Tue, 02 Mar 2021 - 06:32 GMT

In Aswan Forum for Sustainable Peace and Development, Mohieldin warned that 50-60 million Africans are at risk of getting pushed into poverty.

Italian embassy: Trade with Egypt hits €3.390B in 9 months

Tue, 02 Mar 2021 - 01:26 GMT

Italy is the fifth trade partner to Cairo while it came first as a trade partner to Egypt in Europe in 2019 according the Egyptian Central Agency for Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS), added the report.

Trade exchange between Egypt, Switzerland hits $960M in 2020

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 - 01:25 GMT

Minister of Trade and Industry Nevine Gamea met with Swiss Ambassador Paul Garnier Wednesday to map a vision on cooperation in the sectors of trade and investment.

Egypt's pres. asserts full support to activation of African Continental Free Trade Area

Sun, 17 Jan 2021 - 01:57 GMT

The president underlined that stability is crucial for creating a suitable environment for the success of the pact.

Egypt to offer units at 6 new industrial complexes in 2021

Wed, 06 Jan 2021 - 05:34 GMT

The minister affirmed that units at seven complexes will be delivered by the end of the month.

Trade minister issues decision banning importation of sugar for 3 months

Thu, 03 Dec 2020 - 11:43 GMT

Minister of Trade and Industry Nevine Gamea has issued a decision banning the importation of both white and crude sugar for three months.

Egypt's planning min. praises joint work with International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation

Sat, 28 Nov 2020 - 05:34 GMT

That was in the closing ceremonial activities of the staff capacity building program at the Ministry of Supply and the General Authority for Supply Commodities in cooperation with the International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation.

Italian exports to Egypt hit €2.4B in 2019 - report

Thu, 19 Nov 2020 - 10:47 GMT

The report said Italian food exports to Egypt witnessed a boost in 2018 and 2019, recording €48 million in 2019 against €39 million in 2018.

UNCTAD warns of 'lost decade' in aftermath of COVID-19 crisis

Sat, 14 Nov 2020 - 04:16 GMT

The report speculates that the world can possibly experience a "lost decade."

UK biggest overseas investor in Egypt, bilateral trade agreement to be finalized before Dec.31: Trade envoy to Egypt

Thu, 12 Nov 2020 - 01:14 GMT

Donaldson clarified that his country’s current investments in Egypt recorded $5.5 billion, noting that Egypt Is one of the strongest elements in terms of UK’s trade expansion.

Egypt supports Greece against provocative attempts in Mediterranean: Pres. Sisi

Wed, 11 Nov 2020 - 09:58 GMT

The president had begun his visit with laying wreath on the Unknown Soldier Tomb before holding a meeting with Greek counterpart.

Trade volume bet. Egypt, Britain records £1.2B in 8 months: EBCC Chairman Ian Gray to ET

Thu, 05 Nov 2020 - 01:02 GMT

"The total trade volume between Egypt and Britain has steadily increased over the last few years and crossed the £2 billion in 2019."

CAPMAS releases Egypt's 2019 imports, exports figures

Wed, 04 Nov 2020 - 12:01 GMT

The Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) issued on Wednesday a report on Egypt's exports and imports in 2019.

What are the 15 memoranda of understanding that Egypt and Iraq signed?

Sun, 01 Nov 2020 - 02:06 GMT

A total of 15 memoranda of understanding, programs and protocols were signed by a large number of Egyptian and Iraqi ministers on Saturday.

African-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce launched Oct. 20

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 - 02:05 GMT

The African-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce was launched on Tuesday by Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro.

Egypt, Senegal seek to boost economic cooperation

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 - 10:57 GMT

The meeting also took up ways to enhance trade exchange between Cairo and Dakar, the Foreign Ministry here said in a statement Tuesday.

Transport, trade, public business sector ministers probe ways to develop Egypt's trade fleet

Sun, 18 Oct 2020 - 10:36 GMT

The meeting falls within the framework of a comprehensive plan to develop the Egyptian maritime transport system, carried out by the Transport Ministry.

Egyptian-Jordanian maritime transport line re-operates

Sat, 10 Oct 2020 - 12:44 GMT

The first passenger flight from Nuweibaa to Aqaba will operate on the14th of October, the newspaper said.

Egypt suspends white sugar imports for another 3 months

Tue, 08 Sep 2020 - 11:44 GMT

Minister of Industry and Trade Nevine Gamea issued Tuesday a decree suspending white sugar imports for another three months.

Planning minister praises economic, trade cooperation with Iraq

Wed, 02 Sep 2020 - 11:50 GMT

The minister's statements came in a press release issued by the ministry on Wednesday on the outcome of a meeting with Iraqi Ambassador here Ahmed Nayef Al Dulaimy to discuss joint cooperation.