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Terra Sola proposes $3.5bn solar energy investment

  /  February 25, 2015  /  Business  /  2 Comments

Project is expected to generate annual revenue of $760m, says Chairman

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Banks increased dollar sales by $1.2bn last week: CBE governor

  /  February 24, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

Ramez denies any link between dollar rates and raising prices of commodities

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Foreign currency availability in market improves: FEDCOC

  /  February 23, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

El-Wakil attributes improvement to recent CBE actions

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Housing ministry proposes EGP 150bn project in Economic Summit

  /  February 22, 2015  /  Business, Egypt Economic Development Conference  /  No Comments

“October Oasis” will be built over 10,000 acres in southern 6th of October City

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UAE firm to develop efficiency of 7 thermal stations in Egypt

  /  February 18, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

Electricity ministry says that Egypt can save $62m annually through improving quality of consumed fuel

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EFG Hermes to advise Qalaa Holding in exiting Dina Farms, Rashidi El-Mizan

  /  February 18, 2015  /  Business  /  1 Comment

Qalaa seeks to generate $300m from projects’ exits

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Private sector gives priority to returning Libya workers

  /  February 17, 2015  /  Business  /  1 Comment

Manpower minister to count numbers returning, calls workers to fill a form with their details and losses to require compensation

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Employment status of Egyptians returning from Libya unclear

  /  February 16, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

Compensations should be paid from the Libyan side not the Egyptian government, says former manpower minister

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World Bank wants to loan $1bn to ‘polluted villages project’: Housing minister

  /  February 15, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

Designs of $200m World Bank-funded sanitation projects in Upper Egypt concluded, Madbouly says

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13% increase in trade balance deficit in November: CAPMAS

  /  February 15, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

CAPMAS attributes deficit to 9.6% in imports value

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Parliament candidates spent between EGP 7-10bn in total on campaign

  /  February 11, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

According to a study, each parliament candidate has paid EGP 7,000 for medical examinations and elections security

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AfDB pumps $140m in Sharm El-Sheikh Airport

  /  February 11, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

Bank apparently refused in August to fund development of Sharm El-Sheikh Airport

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Egyptian exports decrease by 20% in January

  /  February 10, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

Foreign Trade Ministry targets $28bn in non-petroleum exports in 2015

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Annual inflation declines to 9.7% in January

  /  February 10, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

Low international oil prices prompt CBE to cut interest rates in January

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Bilateral trade between Cairo, Moscow registers $4.5bn in 2014: Putin

  /  February 9, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

Free trade, Egyptian exports increase mark Cairo-Moscow economic relations

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Availability of fuel, obtaining licences challenges facing Arabian Cement in Egypt: CEO

  /  February 8, 2015  /  interviews  /  No Comments

Jose Maria Magrina asks government to promptly consider and resolve issues and complaints of existing investors in Egypt

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Crédit Agricole double QOQ net profit

  /  February 8, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

Amount of loans in Q4 2014 valued at EGP 13.2bn

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ISACA Cairo Chapter launched to serve IT, information system professionals

  /  February 7, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

Cairo Chapter President outlines plans to exceed 1,000 certified members by 2017

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Foreign reserves increase $96m in January

  /  February 7, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

Egypt repays $681m to Paris Club in January

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1H of FY 2014/2015 sees tax revenue rise, decreasing budget deficit growth: Finance ministry

  /  February 4, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

Financial grants recorded EGP 7.8bn in 1H FY 2014/2015 compared to EGP 36.8bn in 1H FY 2013/2014

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Qalaa Holding exits shares in Pharos Holding

  /  February 4, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

Deal has been valued at EGP 40m

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Dollar records EGP 8 on unofficial market, EGP 7.53 officially

  /  February 2, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

Gap widening between official, unofficial dollar selling despite increasing CBE dollar auctions

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4th phase of 1m residential-unit project launched

  /  February 1, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

Accepted applicants to pay EGP 5,000 in advance, EGP 480 in monthly instalments, with 7% annual interest increase over 15 years

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Chambers of Commerce flies to Russia for Economic Summit promotion

  /  February 1, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

Egypt’s ambassador in Moscow says summit is “once in a life time” opportunity to enter Egyptian market

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Dollar’s unofficial market still precedes official by EGP 0.16

  /  January 31, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

$1 is EGP 7.59 on official market, EGP 7.75 on black market

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Hilton to open new hotel in Alexandria

  /  January 28, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

5 hotels are currently under development says hotel chain’s Vice President

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US dollar rise to stop at EGP 8 before Economic Summit: FEI head

  /  January 28, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

Reducing the gap between the official price and black market price will bring more dollars to Egypt, El Sewedy says

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Egyptian Industries Federation to promote Economic Summit in Africa

  /  January 28, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

Invitations have been sent to 7 Chinese companies, El-Sewedy says

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Government provides housing ministry with new EGP 1bn

  /  January 27, 2015  /  Business  /  2 Comments

Mehleb discussed with Arab Organisation for Industrialisation developing 4.8 million street lighting units

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$1 reaches EGP 7.47 on official selling market

  /  January 26, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

CBE’s Monday dollar auction ended with $1 standing at EGP 7.43

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