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Dumping fees on Egypt’s iron, billets imports extended to October
May19

Dumping fees on Egypt’s iron, billets imports extended to October

Minister of Trade and Industry Nevine Gamea has extended the current fees imposed on Egypt’s imports of iron billets and finished steel rebar to 11 October, according to a government source. The iron billets and finished steel rebar import fees, which were 25% and 16%, respectively, were to have expired on 11 April The Ministry of Trade and...

Flight with 240 stranded Egyptians from Washington arrives at Marsa Alam
May18

Flight with 240 stranded Egyptians from Washington arrives at Marsa Alam

A flight carrying 240 Egyptians stranded in Washington arrived on Monday at Marsa Alam International Airport. The exceptional flight was part of state efforts to repatriate Egyptians stranded abroad after international flights were suspended due to the coronavirus (COVID-19). Dr Tamer Marei, a Ministry of Health deputy for the Red Sea...

We are helping repatriated Egyptian workers join national projects: Makram
May16

We are helping repatriated Egyptian workers join national projects: Makram

Egypt has worked hard to evacuate a large number of Egyptians stranded abroad in a short time, Minister of Immigration and Egyptian Expatriates Affairs Nabila Makram said on Saturday. Makram said that her ministry and the Ministry of Planning are cooperating in distributing a form to returnees, especially from the GCC. The cooperation is to...

Never again: 75 years since the end of the World War II
May13

Never again: 75 years since the end of the World War II

On 8 May, the world celebrated the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II. This important international event should honour the victims of war, condemn Nazism, totalitarianism and aggression, and affirm the ideals of peace, humanism, democracy and unity. Ukraine commemorates 8 May as a Remembrance and Reconciliation Day. This day marked the...

Abdel Wahab Sons invests EGP 20m to establish frozen vegetable factory in 2020
Feb15

Abdel Wahab Sons invests EGP 20m to establish frozen vegetable factory in 2020

Abdel Wahab Sons Company for Exporting Agricultural Crops aims to increase the volume of its exports this year to 40,000 tonnes this year, compared to 25,000 tonnes last year, an increase of 60%. Mohie Abdel Wahab, vice-chairperson of the company’s board of directors, estimated the volume of the company’s exports during the past year...

Elwadi Export Co. for Agricultural Products aims to export 100,000 tonnes in 2020 
Feb10

Elwadi Export Co. for Agricultural Products aims to export 100,000 tonnes in 2020 

Elwadi Export Co. for Agricultural Products aims to export 100,000 tonnes of agricultural crops during the current year, an increase of 28%. Anis Mohamed, the general manager of Elwadi Export Co. for Agricultural Products, said the company aims to increase its exports from 78,000 tonnes during the last season to 100,000 tonnes during the current...

Egypt’s tourism revenues to jump $29.7bn in the next five years, with CAGR of 13%: ATM
Jan29

Egypt’s tourism revenues to jump $29.7bn in the next five years, with CAGR of 13%: ATM

Egypt’s total tourism revenues in 2019 recorded about $16.4 bn, and is expected to jump to $29.7bn over the next five years, with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 13%, according to Danielle Curtis’s, exhibition director of the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) in Middle East, comment on the latest ATM report. She said that Egypt is...

Egypt’s Tourism pundits fear Coronavirus impact ‘if not contained’ on sector
Jan28

Egypt’s Tourism pundits fear Coronavirus impact ‘if not contained’ on sector

Over the past two weeks, Coronavirus outbreak caused a state of terror in the world, especially in Europe. China Association of Travel Services announced that all tours, including international ones, will be suspended starting Monday. Meanwhile, domestic groups and packaged tours were stopped last Friday. The updates raised concerns over the...

Iran says tries to decode black box of crashed plane before sending it abroad
Jan19

Iran says tries to decode black box of crashed plane before sending it abroad

Iran is trying to decode the black box of the crashed passenger plane before planning to send it to a second country, an aviation official told official IRNA news agency on Sunday. “Iran holds the black box of the Ukrainian Boeing 737 passenger plane and has currently no plane to send it out,” Hassan Rezaeefar, director of Incident Investigation...

Iran arrests suspects in Ukrainian airliner downing, Rouhani promises to investigate thoroughly
Jan15

Iran arrests suspects in Ukrainian airliner downing, Rouhani promises to investigate thoroughly

Iran announced arresting an undisclosed number of suspects in shooting down the Ukrainian airliner earlier this month, which killed all 176 people on board. Iran’s Rouhani promised on Tuesday to investigate the plane crash thoroughly. Gholamhossein Esmaili, Iran’s judiciary spokesperson, said some of those accused of having a role in...