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UAE's Zayed Giving Initiative provides free medical treatment for 4500 Egyptians Abu Dhabi - The Zayed Giving Initiative, a UAE humanitarian initiative, recently treated 4,500 Egyptian children and elderly people in collaboration with UAE-based charities, the Saudi-German ... Saturday 22-04-2017 06:17 PM U.S. investors’ delegation to visit Egypt next week: minister Cairo - A delegation of U.S. investors will visit Egypt next week, Egyptian Minister of Investment and International Cooperation Sahar Nasr on Friday. Nasr made these remarks in Washington as ... Saturday 22-04-2017 04:49 PM In pictures: Egyptian minister meets Chinese and Pakistani delegations Cairo - Investment and International Cooperation Sahar Nasr had a meeting, on Thursday, with Chinese and Pakistani delegations to discuss boosting bilateral relations in investment field. In a press ... Friday 21-04-2017 08:06 PM Oil pipeline to run from Basra to Sinai within Iraqi-Egyptian economic cooperation, Al-Hakim Cairo— During his meeting with President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, Ammar al-Hakim, the leader of Iraq’s Shia National Alliance bloc in the Iraqi parliament, wished that Egypt will play significant ... Thursday 20-04-2017 01:02 PM WB expects acceleration in Egypt's economic growth rate Washington - The World Bank (WB) predicts that the growth rate of the Egyptian economy would accelerate to 4.6 and 5.3 percent in the 2017/2018 and 2018/2019 fiscal years respectively. In a fresh ... Wednesday 19-04-2017 02:17 PM Egyptian Exchange gains 2.3bn EGP Cairo - The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) indexes went up collectively at the close of Tuesdays trading amid purchase operations by foreign investors, while sales prevailed in Egyptians transactions. The ... Wednesday 19-04-2017 01:21 PM 4,469 tourists visit Dahab in 24 hours Cairo - As many as 4,469 tourists of different nationalities, including 3,646 Egyptians and 65 Arab tourists, visited South Sinai city of Dahab over the past 24 hours, head of Dahab Municipality ... Tuesday 18-04-2017 02:20 PM Egypt to increase its share of renewable energy to 22% by 2020 Cairo - International Cooperation Minister Sahr Nasr stressed, on Monday, that the country is moving on the right direction to achieve sustainable development as it set a goal to increase its share ... Tuesday 18-04-2017 12:52 PM Egypt's PM: Balance of payments improved by 37% in January Cairo - Prime Minister Sherif Ismail said on Saturday that the balance of payments improved by 37 percent in January. In statements, Ismail said Wednesdays Cabinet meeting will discuss a number of ... Monday 17-04-2017 05:39 AM Sahar Nasr meets World Bank delegation Minister of Investment and International Cooperation, Sahar Nasr on Wednesday reviewed recent developments in Egypt with World Bank delegation, during their visit to Cairo. Nasr affirmed to the WB ... Wednesday 12-04-2017 04:28 PM Inflation records slowest monthly pace in March since flotation The M-o-M inflation recorded its slowest pace in March since the flotation of Egyptian pound in November 2016, as monthly inflation continues to decelerate; confirming the view that the inflationary ... Wednesday 12-04-2017 12:45 AM EGX declines by 1.55% after churches bombings The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) declined collectively during Sunday trading, after the terrorist bombings that hit two Egyptian churches in Alexandria and Tanta. Sources in the brokerage sector said ... Monday 10-04-2017 01:21 AM Egypt keen to complete economic reform program with IMF Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), met on Thursday with Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi during his current visit to Washington. The two sides ... Friday 07-04-2017 02:14 AM CAPMAS: 26.7% decline in Egyptian imports during December 2016 Egyptian imports declined by 26.7% in December 2016 compared to December 2015, according to the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS). The CAPMAS issued on Thursday the ... Friday 07-04-2017 12:45 AM EGX loses EGP 2.3bn at end of trading week The market capitalization of the Egyptian Exchange lost EGP 2.3bn, closing at EGP 664.32bn at the end of trading week. The total value of shares traded on the EGX reached EGP 1.7bn during ... Friday 07-04-2017 12:00 AM