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During the meeting, Minister of Environment Yasmine Fouad gave a presentation on the measures that were taken for the implementation of the new municipal solid waste system, with regard to infrastructure, and follow-up on the contracts for collection, transport, and street cleaning in Cairo.
Cabinet approves wastewater treatment, desalination projects agreements
900 publishing houses participate at this year’s edition, an increase of 153 additional publishers than last year showcasing their books over 808 sections. The 51st edition witnessed the participation of 38 countries and 925 scheduled cultural activities.
Officials discussed managing drought, prolonged drought, and monitoring mechanism at final agreement
Businesspersons suggest collaboration with international marketing companies to promote the country’s investment opportunities
Committee to meet once a month at least to follow up on its main tasks, says cabinet
Gamea confirmed that the agency will continue to implement its strategy to support youth projects, and provide all aspects of financial, technical, and marketing support for these projects. She noted that the MSMEDA will continue to cooperate and coordinate with all ministries and state agencies involved in the small enterprise sector in order to advance this sector and expand its financing and participation in the country’s economy.
The prime minister tasked ministers to send their comments on the draft law to the Financial Supervision Authority soon, as he discussed a unified insurance draft law, development of railway with ministerial committee
President calls on cabinet to commit to informing citizens with challenges
Attended by Minister of Supply and Internal Trade, Ali Moselhy, and Governor of Cairo, Khaled Abdel Aal, Pacprocess Middle East and Africa is to be held from 9 to 11 December.
Interest relief plan to re-operate 5,184 closed factories, industrial activities to be financed with EGP 100bn at 10% interest rate
Sarwa Capital, Banque Misr closed EGP 4bn securitisation bond for NUCA
“We discuss with international financial institutions offering new financial instruments supporting the regional in cooperation with Africa,” says Nasr
Parliament Member Mostafa Bakri told reporters that a ministerial reshuffle will be announced soon
The decree included the addition of two articles 126 bis and 126 bis A to the executive regulation of the law, which stipulated the commitment of public and private authorities to provide the General Authority for Investment and Free Zones (GAFI) with information and data required to calculate direct and indirect foreign investment assets.
President calls for organising awareness campaigns for citizens over the new system
The decree also applies to the offenses set forth in Law No. 107 of 2013 on the organisation of the right to public meetings, peaceful processions, and demonstrations, and the offenses set forth in the Anti-Terrorism Law promulgated by Law No. 94 of 2015.
Egypt is the world’s aridest country, suffers from 90% gap water resources, says Irrigation Minister
World Bank aims to increase cooperation with Egypt in the field of infrastructure
First Egyptian gas-powered micro bus to be revealed next June, says Tarras
Some members call for inquests of ministers on controversial topics
In his first official reaction, Madbouly condemned the recent protests through a speech delivered in the Parliament, which he saw as part of a “fierce” foreign war aimed at “creating confusion, chaos and skepticism.”
Without the flotation, the US dollar would have been at EGP35
Enhancing cooperation, establishing Palestinian independent state among topics to be addressed, says Shtayyeh
It is being implemented within the government’s plan to expand the establishment of science and technology areas across different governorates, starting with the areas, Borg Al Arab, Al Sadat, 10th of Ramadan, New Beni Suef, New Assiut, and New Aswan.
“GDP rate has increased in past FY to reach 5.6%,” says CBE Governor
Egypt works to establish seven new free zones and develop nine others:Nasr
Meetings discuss latest economic, financial, monetary developments, banking supervision, financial stability, inclusiveness, and modern financial technologies, according to AMF
There is full coordination between government, civil society to improve underprivileged citizens’ living conditions
The conference will also feature financial sector leaders from across the world, delivering their views on the digital transformation taking place in the financial industries in Egypt and globally.