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  • 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, ...
  • Egypt signs agreement to generate 5,000 megawatts through solar energy October 13, 2015
    template1Egypt signed a memorandum of understanding with global energy groups to generate electricity using solar power in a bid to face increasing demand for energy, state-run news agency MENA reported on Sunday. The agreement will see Egypt produce 5,000 megawatts of electricity from solar power plants. It also stipulates that Egypt is provided with research and ...
  • Five-year programme 2015-2019 plans two-fold increase in cereal output June 22, 2015
    template2(1)ALGIERS- The sector of Agriculture and Rural Development plans to double cereal production by the end of the five-year programme 2015-2019 to nearly 70 million quintals, against 34 million in 2014, the ministry said Sunday. In addition to cereal growing, other agricultural produce are due to know “significant progress” during the 2015-2019 five-year period compared to ...
  • Turkey – Africa Chamber June 20, 2015
    TACIn light of the ongoing efforts to bring Africa to the forefront of economic development, the Turkish – African Cooperation (TAC) kicked-off its first meeting on the 27th of April, 2015 in Kampala, Uganda.  Uganda, the pearl of Africa, hosted the inaugural meeting in the presence of Mr. Ahmed El Wakil – Chairman of the ...
  • Egypt signs deals worth $36 bln at investment summit June 20, 2015
    template4(1)Egypt signed deals worth $36 billion at an international investment conference in Sharm El Sheikh, Prime Minister Ibrahim Mehleb said on Sunday, in a boost to the government’s efforts to revive the economy. The announcement came at the end of a three-day conference in the Red Sea resort, which Egypt hoped would project an image of ...