Monthly Archives: April 2014

Ministry of Housing invests in solar power to counterbalance electricity shortages

The government “will not be able to prevent electrical power cuts,” but promises to reduce energy consumption. Minister of Housing, Utilities and Urban Development Mostafa Madbouly announced plans Wednesday to build solar panels on some government buildings in an attempt … Continue reading

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Egypt’s mining exports to Canada hits EGP659m in Q1

Despite the fall, Canada is still capturing the lion’s share of Egyptian mining products. Egypt’s mining exports to Canada reached around EGP 659 million during the first quarter of 2014, a 15% decline year-on-year, according to the Foreign Trade Sector’s … Continue reading

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Beltone Financial granted #Egypt ‘s first ETF licence

The infrastructure and the regulations relating to the index funds are ready for work and within six weeks we can see trading of index funds papers. Egypt’s stock exchange has granted Beltone Financial (BTFH.CA) the country’s first licence for exchange … Continue reading

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Maryse Liburdi, an innovative tech entrepreneur and adviser to US Vice President Joe Biden recently participated in Egypt’s International Economic Forum aiming to discuss the importance of technology as a tool for transformation. The Daily News Egypt sat down with … Continue reading

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Government should be investment partner with entrepreneurs: Pokeware CEO government-investment-partner-entrepreneurs-pokeware-ceo

Maryse Liburdi, an innovative tech entrepreneur and adviser to US Vice President Joe Biden recently participated in Egypt’s International Economic Forum aiming to discuss the importance of technology as a tool for transformation. The Daily News Egypt sat down with … Continue reading

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«مايكروسوفت» تطلق مبادرة «طوّر وغير» لتطوير التعليم ودعم ريادة الأعمال في #مصر

أطلقت «مايكروسوفت» #مصر مبادرة «طوّر وغير»، عبر 4 محاور رئيسية «تنمية مهارات الشباب، وتمكين وميكنة الشركات الصغيرة والمتوسطة، والمساعدة في تطوير التعليم، ودعم ريادة الأعمال والتوظيف». وفي أول نشاط المبادرة، أعلنت بدء العمل في برنامج التدريبي AppFactory الذي يستهدف الطلبة والشباب من … Continue reading

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MIDEAST STOCKS-Qatar, Saudi Arabia and #Egypt climb, UAE mkts dip again

Banks, property developers lift Qatar’s bourse * Pull-back in UAE markets continues * But Takaful Emarat rises after forecasting Q1, full-year profit * Most Saudi insurers up after merger report * Property developer TMG lifts Egypt’s bourse By Olzhas Auyezov … Continue reading

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