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  • Egypt organizes 2nd Africa Smart Grid Forum February 25, 2016
    Egypt organizes 2nd Africa Smart Grid ForumUnder the patronage of Engineer Sherif Ismail, the Prime Minister and in the presence of Dr. Mohamed Shaker, Minister of Electricity and Renewable Energy, the Egyptian National Committee of the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) and the Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy ( MOERE ) in collaboration and partnership with the European Committee for Electrotechnical ...
  • 2016 INTERNATIONAL TRADE FAIR TO BE HELD IN TAMALE February 22, 2016
    2016 INTERNATIONAL TRADE FAIR TO BE HELD IN TAMALEcommitment and ultimate mandate to promote economic development in the SADA belt, The Savannah Accelerated Development Authority, SADA,has joined forces with the Ghana Trade Fair Company to host the 20th edition of the international trade fair in Tamale. The event, which comes under the theme. “Two Decades of International Trade Fair in Ghana: Exploring Business Opportunities ...
  • Economic growth spread from Asia to Africa: Omran February 22, 2016
    Economic growth spread from Asia to Africa OmranThe General Secretariat of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) called upon President of the Egyptian Stock Exchange Mohammed Omran to participate in a dialogue session about the future of direct investment to the African continent. It took place during the Africa Forum in Sharm El-Sheikh under the auspices of President Abdel Fattah ...
  • African Development Bank to contribute $1.5B to Egypt’s new capital project February 22, 2016
    African Development Bank to contribute $1.5B to Egypt’s new capital projectThe African Development Bank has vowed to provide a US$1.5 billion contribution to the financing of Egypt’s New Administrative Capital project. The announcement was made on Saturday by bank chief Akinwumi Adesina during the Africa 2016 Forum hosted by Egypt in Sharm el-Sheikh until Sunday. Egypt’s plans to build a new, 700 square kilometers administrative capital east ...
  • Egypt, Gabon sign five cooperation protocols February 21, 2016
    Egypt, Gabon sign five cooperation protocolsPresident Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and his Gabonese counterpart Ali Bongo signed five memorandums of understanding between the two countries during a joint news conference Thursday at the Ettihadeya Presidential Palace in Heliopolis, Cairo. The first memorandum of understanding is related to the mechanism of political consultations between the two countries, the second is an executive protocol ...
  • Egypt’s president Abdel Fattah El Sisi inaugurates Africa 2016 business, investment forum February 20, 2016
    Egypt’s president Abdel Fattah El Sisi inaugurates Africa 2016 business, investment forumEgypt’s President Abdel Fatah al Sisi inaugurated Saturday the Africa 2016 international business and investment forum in Sharm el Sheikh.Under the title, Africa 2016: Business for Africa, Egypt and the world, the conference is an Africa to Africa investment forum aims at strengthening business ties within Africa, both at a business and presidential levels. The forum ...
  • 240 local, foreign companies take part in Metal & Steel Exhibition in Cairo February 20, 2016
    240 local, foreign companies take part in Metal & Steel Exhibition in CairoMore than 240 local and foreign companies from 26 countries are participating in the 7th round of the Metal & Steel Middle East Exhibition currently held in Cairo, Chairman of the Industrial Development Authority (IDA) Ismail Gaber said on Friday 19/02/2016. In a statement issued by the authority, Gaber said the three-day exhibition kicked off on ...
  • Standard Bank showcases Nigeria’s economy to investors February 17, 2016
    Standard Bank showcases Nigeria’s economy to investorsMajor domestic and global investors, fund managers, regulators, technical experts and other stakeholders would review the growth opportunities in the Nigerian economy next week. The potential of the Nigerian economy will be the main focus at the 7th Standard Bank West Africa Investors’ Conference, to be held in Lagos from February 23 to 25. With the theme: ...
  • Egypt’s President Sisi meets Congolese prime minister February 9, 2016
    2016-635904722927248355-724  Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi met Democratic Republic of Congo’s Prime Minister Matata Ponyo Mapon in Cairo on Sunday where they spoke about Egyptian –Congolese bilateral relations, the Egyptian presidency announced. During the meeting President El-Sisi praised the distinguished relations between Egypt and Congo and said that he was looking forward to meeting Congolese President Joseph Kabila ...
  • Statement of the press conference COMESA January 26, 2016
    OTA_1475Mr. Ashraf Salman, Minister of Investment held a press conference, in the presence of Ambassador Hazem Fahmy, Secretary General of the Egyptian Agency for Partnership for Development on behalf of Mr. Foreign Minister, and Ambassador Salah al-Din Abdel-Sadek head of SIS, and Heba Salama Chairman of the Regional Investment Agency of the COMES in Egypt, ...