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Ghada Wali seeks potential support for interdependence and dignity with UNDP representative

Minister of Social Solidarity Ghada Waly sought possible support on Monday for “interdependence and dignity” programmes with Richard Dictus, United Nations (UN) and UN Development Programme resident coordinator in Egypt. A statement from the ministry on Monday said that the meeting tackled ways of collaboration and the UNDP’s desire to support the ministry in its …

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Egypt will surpass Canada’s and Italy’s economies by 2050: PwC

A report by the economics and policy team of PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), one of the world’s largest multi-national professional services firms, predicted that Egypt’s economy will surpass Canada’s by 2050. “By 2050, emerging economies such as Indonesia, Brazil, and Mexico are likely to be larger than the UK and France, while Pakistan and Egypt could overtake …

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Egypt aims to import LNG shipments in 2018

Egypt is planning to import between 100 and 108 cargoes of liquefied natural gas (LNG) this year while preparing to begin production at two gas fields. This step will help the country approach its self-sufficiency target. According to a reporter from Bloomberg familiar with the matter whom asked not to be identified, the LNG shipments …

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Ministry of Investment opens one-stop shop in Sohag

Minister of Investment Dalia Khorshid opened a new one-stop shop for investment services in Sohag on Sunday with the presence of the Minister of Petroleum, Tarek El-Molla, and Sohag governor Ayman Abdel Moneim. The one-stop shop will serve all investment companies in Sohag and neighbouring cities Qena, Luxor, and Aswan. “It will offer company establishment …

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