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Suez Steel obtains final approval, records $100m in 2015 investments: Gamal Garhi

  /  January 25, 2015  /  interviews  /  No Comments

Government puts unfair pressure on investors, but Garhi optimistic about future in light of recent reforms

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A view of Egyptian media from outside the snake pit

  /  January 25, 2015  /  interviews  /  No Comments

Wall Street Journal’s Matt Bradley discusses the state of post-30 June media

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Arafa Holding plans European market entrance in 2015

  /  January 24, 2015  /  interviews  /  No Comments

Egypt’s monetary policy encourages importers and deters producers, Egyptian pound losing real value

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Supporting SMEs tops Microsoft’s priorities for 2015: GM

  /  January 23, 2015  /  interviews  /  No Comments

Education and health sectors, and automating the courts are the most prominent investment opportunities in the Egyptian market, says Abdel Kader

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Aramex optimistic about Egyptian Market: CEO

  /  January 23, 2015  /  interviews  /  1 Comment

Company looking to introduce SMEs franchise model, will keep upgrading infrastructure and open five new branches in 2015, says Samer Gharaibeh

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Philips to focus on new lighting technology in 2015: North East Africa CEO

  /  January 23, 2015  /  Business, interviews  /  No Comments

Daily News Egypt sat with Tamer Abol Ghar, CEO of Philips North East Africa, to identify the company’s plans in 2015.

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HTC counts on smartphones to increase its market share in Egypt: HTC official

  /  January 23, 2015  /  interviews  /  No Comments

Increase in smartphones locally from 500,000 in 2011 to 6.5m in 2014; “illegal” phones and fluctuating dollar exchange rate are challenges in 2015

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Egypt promising market for Tetra Pak: Andres Lindgren, managing director

  /  January 23, 2015  /  interviews  /  No Comments

“Tetra Pak expects that 80% of milk consumed by 2020 will be packed”

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Mondelēz will achieve 3rd-party food safety certification in 2015

  /  January 22, 2015  /  interviews  /  No Comments

Mondelēz Foods Egypt exports to about 20 countries

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Civil society in Egypt is powerful and diverse: Abu Saada

  /  January 22, 2015  /  interviews  /  No Comments

Organisations have right to criticise human rights situation as long as they do not serve a political party

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Human rights situation in Egypt worst in 30 years: Gamal Eid

  /  January 22, 2015  /  interviews  /  No Comments

The “war on terrorism” will not improve Egypt’s image, says ANHRI head

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Tivoli Dome to launch branches in 5 countries in Middle East

  /  January 22, 2015  /  interviews  /  1 Comment

Egyptian food court achieved profits equivalent to 90% of its total expenditure in 2014

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BG largest foreign investor in Egypt since revolution: President

  /  January 22, 2015  /  interviews  /  No Comments

“BG Egypt invested more than $3.5bn since the 25 January Revolution”

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Nestlé doubled local work force from 3,200 to 6,300 employees: CEO

  /  January 22, 2015  /  interviews  /  No Comments

After government reforms and economic growth, there are plans to continue commitment to Egyptian market, says Nestle North East Africa CEO

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Bright Sky Travel tourism numbers grow 25% during 2014: General manager

  /  January 21, 2015  /  interviews  /  No Comments

Blue Sky Group tourists during 2014 placed at 570,000 tourists

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‘We plan to increase Egypt Post revenues by 10% by the end of FY2014/2015’: Chairman

  /  January 20, 2015  /  interviews  /  No Comments

IT infrastructure development for Egypt Post, improving employees’ skills, and re-investing real estate assets form most important features of Egypt Post’s plans

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Misr Real Estate Management seeking to expand in New Cairo, 6th of October projects

  /  January 18, 2015  /  interviews  /  1 Comment

Company plans to market and manage administrative buildings and towers in Road 90, says chairman Mohamed Bassyouni

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EGP 1bn retail banking portfolio at the end of December 2014: Emirates NBD

  /  January 17, 2015  /  interviews  /  No Comments

The bank’s figures show a total of EGP 18bn in total customer deposits by end of 2014 and EGP 2.4bn total financing for SMEs

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Sinai safari trips require downgraded security and lower fees: Tourism company head

  /  January 14, 2015  /  interviews  /  No Comments

Trips in region suffer from lengthy licensing waiting periods and high fees

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Summit targets 10% growth in local operations for 2015: CEO

  /  January 13, 2015  /  interviews  /  1 Comment

The launch of communications projects using PPP will energise the market, company awaiting board approval to launch a tender for data centre

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Real estate stimulation expected during Q1 2015: Cluttons Egypt director

  /  January 11, 2015  /  interviews  /  No Comments

Rental prices to increase in Kattameya, decrease in smart village, Nile Towers and City Stars

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Al Jazeera’s lawyer bailed out on the defendants, so we paid for our own: Mohamed Fahmy’s fiancée

  /  January 10, 2015  /  interviews  /  No Comments

Marwa Omara speaks to Daily News Egypt about the details of Fahmy’s arrest, and the circumstances surrounding it

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The government banking sector is full of talent: Al Baraka Bank Egypt Financial Adviser

  /  January 10, 2015  /  interviews  /  No Comments

Some government banking talent has migrated to private banks, hoping to gain higher wages than the maximum EGP 42,000 imposed by the government

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‘I sold 19 acres plus my car to be able to keep the hotel running for 4 years’: Hotel Chairman

  /  December 24, 2014  /  interviews  /  3 Comments

Utopia Hotel has no occupancies, with EGP 1.5m losses and demand from government and banks is increasing, says Shalaby

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‘Hotels are closed in Taba and Nuweiba due to low occupancy’: Regional Prime Guides Investors Association

  /  December 24, 2014  /  interviews  /  2 Comments

Association warned against shut downs and converting hotels to shelters for outlaws, thus loss of investments worth EGP 10bn

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ICT market generally growing in Egypt: Intel’s META business director

  /  December 20, 2014  /  interviews  /  2 Comments

By Mohamed Alaa and Sara Aggour With the government constantly announcing new plans to develop its information and communications technology sector, Daily News Egypt sat down with Intel’s regional business director for the Middle East, read the rest…

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38% increase in sales in 2014: Tokio Marine Family Takaful MD

  /  December 17, 2014  /  interviews  /  No Comments

The main obstacle facing the insurance market is for people to be truly convinced to engage in insurance services, says Masaya Inagaki

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Investigative reporter Yaser Zayat talks about journalism in Egypt

  /  December 15, 2014  /  interviews  /  1 Comment

“It’s certainly a risky field, but this is what proves the true mettle of journalists and helps them change the world,” says Zayat

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ITWORX Education to negotiate with government to publicise tech solutions in public schools: CEO

  /  December 15, 2014  /  interviews  /  1 Comment

Egypt is capable of penetrating global technology market, with company spending 25% of revenues on scientific research and development

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Trying Mubarak unconstitutional, should have taken place before electing president: Minister of Transitional Justice

  /  December 13, 2014  /  interviews  /  3 Comments

‘My committee visited Tora Prison following the UPR and we did not receive any complaints of torture’, minister says

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