The Newton-Mosharafa Fund, a UK-Egypt partnership which helps provide funding for scholarships, research projects and entrepreneurial backing for scientists, is launching its latest tour across Egypt to encourage applicants.
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Kuala Lumpur-based iflix, a major streaming entertainment service for emerging markets, just announced it has established a new exclusive partnership with Vodafone Egypt to offer subscribers unlimited access to iflix's entertainment programs for just EGP 1 per day.
Egypt's 6th of October City, a satellite town in the Giza Governorate and part of Cairo's urban area, will be getting a new Inland Container Depot (ICD) soon.
Italian energy company Eni just announced it has discovered oil in the Egyptian Western Desert, 103 kilometers north of the oasis of Siwa. It is located on the A-2X exploration prospect located in South West Meliha license.
The Trans-Africa highway, a 10,228-kilometer long major artery connecting Cairo, Egypt to Cape Town, South Africa, is now complete. The former missing link in that path, the Dodoma-Babati road, was just opened for transportation.
Competition regulation is growing in Africa, with eight out of the top ten economies in Africa already having established law regulating competition.
A major planning meeting with officials from Greece, Cyprus and Egypt is taking place on April 13 in Greece in preparation for the upcoming 'Nostos' programme event just a few weeks from now.
On April 11, the Indonesia Eximbank and the Cairo, Egypt-based African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) jointly pledged $100 million to help improve businesses and trade between Indonesia and the African continent.
The Engineering for the Petroleum and Process Industries (ENPPI), an Egyptian engineering company, has signed a contract with British metals and mining consultancy company Wood Mackenzie, marking Egypt’s first strategy to develop its mining sector to optimize the country’s benefit from mineral wealth.
Amusement Services International (ASI) will unveil the Industry's first operator-free VR attraction at the Dubai Entertainment Amusement and Leisure show 2018 to transform the indoor themepark experience in Africa.
ACCIONA Energía, the renewable energies operator subsidiary of ACCIONA Group in Spain, and Enara Bahrain Spv Wll (ENARA), the renewable energy platform of the Saudi Arabian company Swicorp, have begun construction work on three PV plants in Egypt with a total rated capacity of 150MW-186MWp.
Xpress Money, a global money transfer company based in Dubai, announced that it will be offering the lowest transfer fees starting at AED 15 for remittances from the United Arab Emirates to Egypt to further boost the remittances to Egypt.
Vodacom, a South African mobile communications company, has launched a future jobs programme entitled “What will you be?” which uses the Future Jobs Finder portal to provide career guidance and access to training content to enhance the prospects of South Africa’s youth in the digital economy.
Air Arabia Egypt announced the launching of a new route linking Sohag in Egypt to Jeddah in Saudi Arabia, starting 20 March 2018.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), a multilateral bank headquartered in London, United Kingdom, has completed an equity investment in Bank Audi sal, a banking group in Lebanon.
Energy Recovery, Inc. (ERII), an energy solutions provider based in California, announced total awards of $4 million to supply its PX® Pressure Exchanger® technology for desalination projects in Egypt which are expected to ship in the first half of 2018.
Avaya, a global business communications company based in California, announced its collaboration with Intraconsult Telecom to help Egyptian organizations achieve their digital transformation objectives.
The Institute of Management Accountants (IMA®), a global association of accountants and financial professionals based in New Jersey, has announced scholarships in its CMA (Certified Management Accountant) program for students across universities in Egypt.
On 9-11 April 2018, Egypt will be leading a large delegation to participate at the Annual Investment Meeting (AIM) To promote investment-friendly regime with new investment law to secure FDI to power its economic growth.
Banque du Caire, a full-service bank based in Cairo, Egypt, has chosen Temenos T24 Core Banking as part of its vision in becoming the region’s leading bank by replacing its current solution with Temenos'.
DP World, the Suez Canal Authority, and SCZone To Develop an Industrial and Residential Zone in Egypt
Dubai-based DP World, a global trade enabler, the Suez Canal Authority, and the Suez Canal Economic Zone (SCZone), have signed an agreement to implement the first phase of development of an integrated industrial and residential zone in Sokhna, Egypt.
The First National Bank Mozambique (FNB) and the Kuwait-based National Aviation Services (NAS) inaugurated an exclusive, contemporary lounge at the International terminal of the Maputo International Airport.
Germany-based Siemens announced a USD$120 million industrial digitalization software grant in Egypt to support training, education and higher degrees of research in Cairo, Ain Shams and Alexandria, the largest among the Egyptian universities.
Dubai hosts The Dubai Entertainment and Leisure (DEAL) Show 2018 on 9-11 April 2018 at the Dubai World Trade Centre to provide an effective platform for the stakeholders within the African leisure, entertainment and amusement sector, as per International Expo Consults, the organizers of the show.
Dubai-based Majid Al Futtaim, the franchise owner of the France-based Carrefour brand in MENA, announced that it will be opening an additional 100 Carrefour stores in industrial zones across various governorates in Egypt.