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2016 INTERNATIONAL TRADE FAIR TO BE HELD IN TAMALE

2016 INTERNATIONAL TRADE FAIR TO BE HELD IN TAMALE

commitment 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 […]

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Economic growth spread from Asia to Africa: Omran

Economic growth spread from Asia to Africa: Omran

The 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 […]

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African Development Bank to contribute $1.5B to Egypt’s new capital project

African Development Bank to contribute $1.5B to Egypt’s new capital project

The 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 […]

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Egypt, Gabon sign five cooperation protocols

Egypt, Gabon sign five cooperation protocols

President 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 […]

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Egypt’s president Abdel Fattah El Sisi inaugurates Africa 2016 business, investment forum

Egypt’s president Abdel Fattah El Sisi inaugurates Africa 2016 business, investment forum

Egypt’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 […]

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240 local, foreign companies take part in Metal & Steel Exhibition in Cairo

240 local, foreign companies take part in Metal & Steel Exhibition in Cairo

More 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 […]

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Standard Bank showcases Nigeria’s economy to investors

Standard Bank showcases Nigeria’s economy to investors

Major 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 […]

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Statement of the press conference COMESA

Statement of the press conference COMESA

Mr. 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, […]

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Egypt signs agreement to generate 5,000 megawatts through solar energy

Egypt signs agreement to generate 5,000 megawatts through solar energy

Egypt 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 […]

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Five-year programme 2015-2019 plans two-fold increase in cereal output

Five-year programme 2015-2019 plans two-fold increase in cereal output

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 […]

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