Informal Sector

Specialists' sessions held within National Dialogue on informal sector, population characteristics

Wed, 13 Sep 2023 - 04:24 GMT

Two specialists' sessions were held Wednesday within the National Dialogue.

Egypt's National Dialogue: proposal to incriminate owners of informal enterprises

Wed, 06 Sep 2023 - 03:10 GMT

Economic Expert and Member of Al Masreyin Al Ahrar (The Free Egyptians Party) Mohamed Badra attended Tuesday the National Dialogue's session on public debt and budget deficit putting forward two suggestions.

Committee reveals progress on creating irregular worker database

Wed, 03 Aug 2022 - 02:40 GMT

The database is aimed at better facilitating the government's bid to expand the social safety network and formalize the informal sector.

The Exchange Rate Treasure Trove

Sat, 01 Jun 2019 - 02:36 GMT

Despite it leading to dwindling personal purchasing power, the decline of the local currency against the dollar has been proving a goldmine for local manufacturers.

Government to finalize drafting e-commerce regulation bill

Wed, 15 May 2019 - 10:01 GMT

The government is expected to submit to the House of Representatives a draft law that regulates e-commerce in Egypt.

‘Aman’ certificates to be launched Sunday

Sat, 03 Mar 2018 - 04:50 GMT

Four Egyptian banks will issue Sunday the Aman Certificate (Security Certificate), a new life insurance plan for casual and temporary workers.

Egypt to keep track of food establishments

Tue, 06 Jun 2017 - 01:00 GMT

The measures aim to legalize food businesses in the informal sector and to improve food quality.