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Finance Minister Mohamed Moeit

IMF approves $2bn loan tranche to Egypt: Minister of Finance

The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved the disbursement of $2bn to Egypt as the fifth tranche of its $12 loan, the Minister of Finance, Mohamed Moeit, announced on Monday. So far, Egypt has received $10bn from the extended $12bn loan facility signed in 2016. Moeit said that Egypt is expected to …

Daily News Egypt

IMF approves 4th $2bn tranche of Egypt’s loan

The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved today the disbursement of the fourth tranche of the IMF loan to Egypt worth $2bn, as part of the extended $12bn loan facility over three years. The IMF’s approval followed the completion of the third review of the IMF’s economic reform programme, during their visit …

Nevine Kamel

IFC provides first loan to support Egypt’s construction industry

The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, is providing a $15m loan mainly in Egyptian pounds to Vinavil Egypt for Chemicals, a leading manufacturer of construction-related materials, to help the company boost production and create jobs, according to a press statement on Wednesday. The statement said that the IFC’s financing …

Shaimaa Al-Aees

Egypt receives final $1bn tranche of World Bank loan

Egypt has received the third and final $1bn tranche of the $3bn World Bank loan on Wednesday, according to Minister of Investment and International Cooperation Sahar Nasr. Nasr added that Egypt has received another $150m from the Group of Seven (G7), in addition to receiving $250m from Germany and $170m from France, to fund the …

Mohamed Samir

Attijariwafa Bank Egypt loan portfolio grew 31% at end-Q3 2017

Real estate, energy, food, leasing, microfinance sectors accounted for large part of bank’s loans Attijariwafa Bank-Egypt achieved a 31% growth in total loans by the end of Q3 2017, after the bank registered growth in corporate loans by 38% to reach EGP 8.6bn, up from EGP 6.3bn at the end of 2016. According to the …

Daily News Egypt

How to get a personal loan from AlexBank

If you are a government or private sector employee whose employer transfers salaries to the bank through a written statement, you can obtain a personal loan from the Bank of Alexandria (AlexBank). According to the bank, the payment period is up to eight years, with competitive interest rates and fees. The minimum amount of financing …

Daily News Egypt

$10m loan to finance MSMEs from SANAD in partnership with Banque du Caire

The SANAD Fund for MSMEs (SANAD) announced, in a press statement on Monday, that it will finance a $10m senior loan to Egypt’s Banque du Caire to support the expansion of the bank’s lending operations for micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs). Banque du Caire, which is Egypt’s sixth largest bank, with its status as …

Mohamed Samir

Egypt to receive final $500m tranche of AfDB loan 

Egypt signed on Sunday an agreement to receive the third and final $500m portion of its $1.5bn African Development Bank (AfDB) loan. The agreement was signed between Minister of Investment and International Cooperation Sahar Nasr and Malinne Blomberg, the AfDB’s country manager for Egypt. The AfDB loan aims to finance Egypt’s comprehensive structural reform programme. …

Mohamed Samir