Expo 2020 and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation team up to support grassroots innovations tackling the world’s biggest challenges

Thu, 27 Aug 2020 - 12:37 GMT

Expo 2020 Dubai has joined forces with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to support grassroots innovators with the ambition and potential to improve the lives of people across a variety of complex, fragile or marginalised humanitarian settings, organisers announced at the end of the fifth Expo 2020 International Participants Meeting (IPM).

Cabinet approves setting up Luxor center to enhance innovation in Upper Egypt

Thu, 25 Jun 2020 - 02:57 GMT

The cabinet under Moustafa Madbouli approved during its weekly meeting on Thursday several decisions and draft resolutions, including one on setting up a center in Luxor to enhance flexibility and innovation and spread knowledge in Upper Egypt.

Al-Mashat participates in virtual webinar on knowledge economy

Sat, 23 May 2020 - 12:14 GMT

Minister of International Cooperation Dr. Rania Al-Mashat participated in a virtual meeting organized by the Sharjah Research, Technology and Innovation Park (SRTIP) with more than 1,000 attendees from the region.

Intense African registration of Sisi’s electronic game initiative: ITIDA

Sat, 01 Jun 2019 - 12:15 GMT

Youth from 15 African countries, including Algeria, Cameroon, South Africa, Togo, and Madagascar, have registered with the initiative program that aims to train 10,000 Egyptian and African young people to develop the electronic game applications.

President Sisi issues two decrees on IsDB, maritime transport

Thu, 23 May 2019 - 11:50 GMT

The first decree is to establish a representative office of IsDB in Egypt and the second is further cooperation with Tunisia in the maritime transport sector.

International Forum for High Education and Scientific Research to be held in April

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 - 01:43 GMT

Universities from 36 countries will take part.

Cabinet details achievements in education sector

Mon, 11 Mar 2019 - 01:28 GMT

The Cabinet indicated in its mid-year report to the Parliament what has been achieved over the past six months.

Living Product Challenge: Design for the Future

Fri, 01 Mar 2019 - 11:27 GMT

Nowadays, Consumers are placing more value on health and wellness than on material objects, and the definition of health and wellness has evolved.

IFC, Investment Min. select 100 start-ups to participate in initiative

Fri, 07 Dec 2018 - 11:55 GMT

IFC noted that the start-ups include Vezeeta, Avidbeam and Next Protein.

Parliament approves draft law to establish fund for innovators

Tue, 23 Oct 2018 - 12:06 GMT

The Parliament initially approved on Monday, Oct.22 the government-drafted law to establish a fund supporting innovators.

Year of 2019: Education and building the Egyptian character

Wed, 01 Aug 2018 - 09:15 GMT

The Council of Ministers published an infograph on the recommendations of the Sixth National Youth Congress that took place July 28-29.

‘My Arms are a Red Line’: New Egyptian innovation for breast cancer patients

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 - 01:50 GMT

After breast cancer patients undergo surgeries to remove tumors, doctors often warn them that the arm adjacent to the treated breast is at risk of becoming deformed.

Innovation competition to launch in technical schools in 6 governorates

Sat, 24 Mar 2018 - 06:04 GMT

The competition is open to all students in technical schools in the governorates of Aswan, Alexandria, Port Said, Ismailia, Red Sea and Damietta.

FEDCOC supports innovation projects: Chief

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 - 03:15 GMT

Chairman of Federation of Egyptian Chambers of Commerce said that 22 regional projects have been implemented in cooperation with the European Union.

Business News Wrap-up

Wed, 07 Feb 2018 - 05:20 GMT

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

D&B: Constructions that are efficient and artistic

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 - 09:06 GMT

Whether for a business or a private entity, D&B creates innovative unique structures with personality, which serves to its clients’ needs and taste.

AfriLabs annual gathering kicks off in Cairo

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 - 04:37 GMT

The gathering focuses on trending tech hub practices, local innovators and innovative solutions to relevant African issues.

Britain presents spending plan to meet climate emission targets

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 - 09:31 GMT

Britain's government laid out plans on Thursday to help reduce carbon dioxide emissions to meet its legal targets for helping tackle climate change.

UN 2030 Agenda focuses on financial inclusion: Ferriero

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 02:53 GMT

Deputy Governor of Brazil’s central bank referred to the important role of technology and innovation in promoting financial inclusion.

Egypt, EU ink partnership deal on research, innovation in Mediterranean area

Thu, 27 Jul 2017 - 07:36 GMT

Egypt, EU signed in Cairo on Thursday a Partnership on Research and Innovation in the Mediterranean Area (PRIMA) agreement.