Author Archives: Ahmed R.

Bey2ollak the #Egyptian Mobile App for Traffic Conditions Reaches 1 Million Downloads

Bey2ollak is a Cross Platform crowed sourced Mobile application for people to exchange info about traffic that uses the power of crowd-sourcing, social interaction, localization as a why to help user in navigation and avoiding trafic jams in Egypt. AC … Continue reading

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Interview: Chris Schroeder, author of Startup Rising

Chris Schroeder is the author of Startup Rising. He is an entrepreneur and venture capitalist. He co-founded HealthCentral.com and served as CEO of washingtonpost.newsweek interactive and LegiSlate.com Listen to Chris’s interview here. With the increase of technology flowing into and … Continue reading

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UAE to continue political, economic support to #Egypt after poll -report

Cairo – The United Arab Emirates will continue its political and economic support for Egypt after a presidential election next week that is expected to be won by former army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, Egypt’s state news agency reported on … Continue reading

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#Egypt sees 22% year on year drop in April tourist numbers

Cairo – Egypt saw a 22 % drop in tourist numbers in April 2014 compared to the same month of last year, according to a recent report issued by the tourism ministry. A total of 859,889 foreign tourists came to Egypt … Continue reading

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#Egypt has limited scope for boosting purchases of local wheat

Cairo – Egypt aims to buy about half of its domestic wheat harvest this year at 4.4 million tonnes and is unlikely ever to get much more from farmers, who need to reserve the rest for seed and to feed their … Continue reading

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UAE to continue political, economic support to #Egypt after poll – report

CAIRO, May 24 (Reuters) – The United Arab Emirates will continue its political and economic support for Egypt after a presidential election next week that is expected to be won by former army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, Egypt‘s state news agency reported on … Continue reading

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Agriculture Entrepreneurship Research Intern

At MC Egypt we believe that, given access to capital (human and financial), entrepreneurs will create profitable businesses providing solutions to social problems. As a for-profit subsidiary of Mercy Corps, MC Egypt encourages and grows businesses that have specific social … Continue reading

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