Tag: , , ,

EgyptAir crash

Egypt, Russia resume direct flights after 2015 terrorist attack

Egypt and Russia on Thursday resumed direct flights more than two-and-a-half years after they were suspended in the wake of a bombing that brought down a Russian...

EgyptAir

Egypt, Russia resume direct flights after 2015 terrorist attack

Egypt and Russia on Thursday resumed direct flights more than two-and-a-half years after they were suspended in the wake of a bombing that brought down a Russian...

Trade facilitation: Afreximbank set up programme to aid African banks

AU, Afreximbank to facilitate trade with intra-African trade fair

  The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) on Friday disclosed it has signed a hosting agreement with the African Union (AU) and Egypt for Intra-African Trade...

Saudi Aramco signs refinery-petrochemical deal in China

S’Arabia to supply Egypt crude for 6 months- Minister

Saudi Aramco, the world’s largest oil producer, has agreed to supply Egyptian refineries with crude oil for six months, starting January 2018. Egypt’s Petroleum...

BP to invest $1bn in Egypt this year, says CEO

BP to invest $1bn in Egypt this year, says CEO

BP is looking to invest over $1 billion in Egypt this year, making the country once again a top destination for investment, its CEO said on Monday. Speaking at an...

Malabu oil deal: Eni denies involvement in 'corrupt conduct', clears CEO

East Mediterranean key to diversifying Europe’s gas imports, says ENI

Gas projects in east Mediterranean countries such as Egypt, Cyprus and Israel will be key to help Europe diversify its gas imports as output in the North Sea is dropping...

Arkady Dvorkovich

Russia, Egypt still in talks over resumption date for Russian flights – TASS

Russian Deputy Prime Minister, Arkady Dvorkovich, said on Friday that Russia and Egypt were still in talks to decide on the date that Russia would resume regular flights...

Egypt’s central bank

Egypt scraps forex restrictions for importers

By Jite Eriabie  Egypt’s central bank removed caps on deposits and withdrawals of foreign currency for importers on Tuesday, lifting some of the last currency...

abdel-fattah-al-sisi-president-of-egypt

Egypt scraps forex restrictions for importers

Egypt’s central bank removed caps on deposits and withdrawals of foreign currency for importers on Tuesday, lifting some of the last currency controls put in place...

IMF

Egypt, IMF reach agreement on $2 bln loan instalment – IMF statement

Egypt has reached a staff-level agreement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for an instalment of about $2 billion more from a three-year, $12 billion loan...

Egypt seizes North Korean ship illegally flying Cambodian flag

Egypt seizes North Korean ship illegally flying Cambodian flag

By Jite Eriabie  A North Korean ship, identified as Jie Shun, which was flying the Cambodian flag, has been seized off Egypt with a huge cache of weapons believed to be...

Qatar ports

Qatar imports rebound in August, suggesting sanctions impact fading

The value of Qatar’s imports rebounded sharply in August from July, government data showed on Wednesday, suggesting the economic impact of sanctions imposed by other...