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Experts fear striking down of article of commercial law will leave businessmen and agents exposed
Information technology (IT) experts have said that the IT sector in Egypt has not significantly contributed to the national economy because the government has neglected its principle components. The sector has played an important role in other developing economies such as in India, Malaysia, and Brazil. The experts viewed the Ministry of Communications and Information …
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The Information Technology Industry Development Authority (ITIDA) has reviewed the bids it received to supply 10,000 locally produced “tablets” next month
The FJP’s economic committee sets out to restructure the National Investment Bank due to the intricate problems and inefficiencies it currently suffers
The revolution for freedom and justice continues despite the strength of its opposition.
As the 72-hour deadline for the American and Egyptian hostages passes, the abductor threatens to harm them if his uncle is not released from prison. Police said authorities were engaged in ending the standoff.
Corrective movement among the indices of the Egyptian Exchange happened last week after a period of steep increases that began with the announcement of Mohamed Morsy as President.
Nasser Youssef Mokhtar Youssef, member of the Board of Directors with the United Bank, stated that stabilising Egypt’s foreign currency reserves was a positive sign and that expediting the transitional period is an important factor to regaining economic stability. “The increases witnessed during the previous three months were largely incidental, Youssef explained, noting that ‘yellow …
The first foreign presidential visit has further divided domestic opinion in lieu of offering an opportunity to unify the nation over a common cause.
The deportation of the ‘stateless’ women causes uproar among Arab rights groups in the United States.
The US Secretary of State makes an historic visit amid protests against her arrival
Morsy’s trip to Ethiopia is seen as a first step towards regaining Egypt’s influence in Africa
The committee created by President Morsy to review cases of people tried in military courts promises ‘good news’ for families
Egypt’s highest court rules that it does not have the power to resolve the crisis over Egypt’s parliament
By Mohamed Ayyad The government intensified efforts to address the crisis that halted the operation of 650 factories which resulted from outstanding debts owed to banks with a value of EGP 817 million. Mohamed Eissa, Minister of Industry and Trade, stated that the cabinet agreed to help the stopped factories that have experienced technical, administrative, …
Following the Supreme Constitutional Court’s rejection of the presidential decree last Tuesday –which had, briefly, re-instated the People’s Assembly– Islamist parties holding the majority of seats called for protests in Tahrir.
President Morsy has tasked the head of the Egyptian Business Development Association (EBDA) with forming a committee to research the recommendations of the business community to attract more investment
Israeli border police killed a man and wounded another when the two tried to cross the Egyptian border into Israel
Three members of the ESDP were arrested yesterday by military police as they participated in a march calling for the release of political prisoners and detainees in military prisons
Salama is seen as a hero of the popular resistance in the Suez and played an important role in the 2011 uprising against Hosni Mubarak
Permanently opening the border crossing and removing the quota, would allow Egypt and Palestine to benefit from a free-trade zone
Egyptian and Saudi delegations both say first meeting was positive after Morsy meets with Saudi officials
Employees believe move is to escape payment of overdue salaries
The battery of rocket interceptors are aimed at responding to an incoming attack and are already in place on the Israeli border with Gaza
The Industrial Development Authority (IDA) is conducting negotiations with the Social Fund for Development to provide EGP 1bn to finance petrochemical projects
By Islam Zayed The French Ambassador to Egypt, Nicolas Galey, and Pierre Marcelli, director of the French Development Agency (FDA)’s office in Cairo, signed an agreement to provide a €50m soft loan to the Egyptian government. The loan will be provided in cooperation with the World Bank, the European Investment Bank, and the German …
Remittances, trade, and investment at the heart of discussion between the two states despite the specter of political friction
Taxation measures are to be lifted off struggling tourism companies as they try to stay afloat within an ailing market