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Egypt sets strategies to lure investments into specific sectors: GAFI chairman

Mon, 07 Aug 2023 - 05:32 GMT

Chairman of the General Authority for Investment and Free Zones (GAFI) Hossam Heiba told press Monday that strategies are being set to bolster specific sectors.

Egyptian FM to deliver verbal message from Sisi to Tunisian president

Mon, 07 Aug 2023 - 01:39 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry is heading Monday to Tunisia to meet Tunisian President Qais Said.

Egypt expresses solidarity with Slovenia where flood-caused losses amount to €0.5B

Mon, 07 Aug 2023 - 01:19 GMT

The floods, caused by torrential rains, affected two third of the country, killing three.

New batch of Sudanese refugees requests registration with UNHCR in Egypt

Sun, 06 Aug 2023 - 08:58 GMT

The number of Sudanese refugees registered with the UNHCR in Egypt amounts to 47,489.

Egypt condemns terror attack that claimed dozens of lives in Pakistan

Mon, 31 Jul 2023 - 12:38 GMT

The ministry stressed in the statement the country's fixed stance and rejection to all forms of violence, asserting its full solidarity with Pakistan in the face of extremism and terrorism.

Egypt plans to develop existing free zones, introduce more starting from Alexandria

Sun, 30 Jul 2023 - 10:25 GMT

Chairman of the General Authority for Investment and Free Zones (GAFI) Hossam Heiba held Saturday a meeting with members of the Investors Association of Alexandria Public Free Zone.

Egypt condemns storming of Al Aqsa Mosque by Israeli officials, hundreds of extremists

Thu, 27 Jul 2023 - 11:08 GMT

That is in addition to banning Muslim worshippers from practicing their authentic right in accessing the place and praying there.

Egypt follows with great concern events in Niger: Foreign Ministry

Thu, 27 Jul 2023 - 10:44 GMT

The statement stressed the salience of maintaining the constitutional and democratic systems in Niger.

Egypt condemns suicide bombing that claimed dozens of lives in Somalia

Tue, 25 Jul 2023 - 01:50 GMT

Egypt condemned Tuesday the suicide bombing that targeted on Monday a military training camp in the Somalian capital, Mogadishu.

Egypt condoles with Algeria on wildfires' victims

Tue, 25 Jul 2023 - 12:54 GMT

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed Tuesday Egypt's solidarity with Algeria over human losses incurred by wildfires.

Egypt to launch campaign for registering 1M disabled citizens in integrated services card system

Sun, 23 Jul 2023 - 04:07 GMT

Qabbaj elaborated that the ministry would join forces with civil society.

Egyptian FM discusses with Norwegian counterpart updates of Sudanese crisis, Palestinian Cause

Mon, 17 Jul 2023 - 01:39 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Monday a phone call from his Norwegian counterpart Anniken Huitfeldt.

Egypt's GAFI announces winners of Sustainable Development Excellence Award

Thu, 13 Jul 2023 - 05:02 GMT

The authority also announced for a month.

Microfinance jumps by 18.4% in Q1 of 2023 hitting LE74.8B

Wed, 12 Jul 2023 - 05:57 GMT

That is compared to LE63.1 billion in the same period last year.

Egyptian FM receives phone call from German counterpart to discuss Sudanese crisis

Wed, 05 Jul 2023 - 03:13 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Wednesday a phone call from German counterpart Annalena Baerbock to consult and coordinate over issues of joint concern.

Egypt condemns burning of Holy Quran in Sweden

Thu, 29 Jun 2023 - 08:07 GMT

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs condemned in a statement Thursday the burning of a copy of the Quran (Muslim Holy Book) by an extremist in the Swedish capital, Stockholm, on Wednesday.

Egypt's GAFI ranks 1st among 74 IPAs worldwide in WAIPA report's EGS Practices index

Thu, 15 Jun 2023 - 02:11 GMT

GAFI ranked first among 74 investment promotion agencies (IPAs) worldwide in the "Environmental, Social, and Governance (EGS) Practices" index in the 2023 report by the World Association Investment Promotion Agencies (WAIPA).

Egypt launches 'Golden Age' initiative targeted at senior citizens

Thu, 15 Jun 2023 - 12:34 GMT

The first phase is taking place in Damietta, Port Said, Suez, and Ismailiyah.

Egypt releases report on measures taken to combat child labor

Wed, 14 Jun 2023 - 02:11 GMT

On the occasion of the World Day Against Child Labor marking June 12, the Ministry of Social Solidarity issued a report on the efforts deployed by Egypt to combat the phenomenon.

Egyptian president addresses nation on economic crisis from 'Decent Life' village

Wed, 14 Jun 2023 - 12:42 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi inspected Wednesday projects implemented within Decent Life initiative at Al Abaadeya village located in Beheira governorate.