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11 August 2015 |
Dominika Bzduchova
"There is tremendous potential for MICE in Egypt," says Richard S. Zeolla, general manager of Cairo Marriott Hotel & Omar Khayyam Casino. Continue
Ayman Mokhtar, GM & Head of Corporate Banking of Banque du Caire
"Corporate banking is considered the fastest-growing portfolios in the whole country. The Continue
Dr Abla Abdel-Latif, Advisor to the Minister of Industry, Industrial Development Agency
There is something interesting about Egypt as far as SMEs are concerned. Anything and Continue
Dr Mohammed Omran, Chairman of Egyptian Stock Exchange (EGX)
In September last year, during the celebrations in the New York Stock Exchange, Egypt was Continue
Peter H. Blumberg, VP Project Management at Blumberg Grain
Egypt is the world’s largest importer of wheat, at around 10 million tons per year. Continue
02 June 2015 |
Marriott International is reaffirming its commitment to the revival of Egypt’s tourism sector through the regional announcement of the #Activ8Egypt campaign. Continue
29 May 2015 |
Set amongst 6 acres of beautifully lush gardens in a privileged location on an island on the River Nile, the Cairo Marriott Hotel and Omar Khayyam Casino truly boasts a unique, extraordinary Continue
10 May 2015 |
Dominika Bzduchova
EIPICO (Egyptian International Pharmaceutical Industry Company) is the leading pharmaceutical company in Egypt. Continue
Waseem Arsany, CEO of Link (Mobinil Group), Egypt
"We have 22-23% market share because we’re still the biggest private ISP in Egypt by far Continue
Mounir Fakhry AbdelNour, Minister of Industry and Trade, Egypt
"In addition to the mega projects we have tangible, well-studied sectorial industrial Continue
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Ayman Mokhtar, GM & Head of Corporate Banking of Banque du Caire
"Corporate banking is considered the fastest-growing portfolios in the whole country. The Continue
Dr Abla Abdel-Latif, Advisor to the Minister of Industry, Industrial Development Agency
There is something interesting about Egypt as far as SMEs are concerned. Anything and Continue
Dr Mohammed Omran, Chairman of Egyptian Stock Exchange (EGX)
In September last year, during the celebrations in the New York Stock Exchange, Egypt was Continue
Peter H. Blumberg, VP Project Management at Blumberg Grain
Egypt is the world’s largest importer of wheat, at around 10 million tons per year. Continue
Waseem Arsany, CEO of Link (Mobinil Group), Egypt
"We have 22-23% market share because we’re still the biggest private ISP in Egypt by far Continue
Mounir Fakhry AbdelNour, Minister of Industry and Trade, Egypt
"In addition to the mega projects we have tangible, well-studied sectorial industrial Continue
Darwish Ahmed Hassanin, CEO of Saudi Egyptian Construction Company (SECON)
"The announcement of the increase of SECON’s capital and the launching of these three Continue
Ali M. Moussa, President of United Holding Company (UHC)
"Our best approach to achieve our goals quickly was to enter a partnership with a large, Continue
Adel Allam, President of Youssef Allam Group
"The printing industry all over the world has been affected because of the media. However, Continue
Mohammad Halabi, Managing Director of D.G. Jones and Partners (Egypt)
"In 2010, a lot of new construction projects were sold. Foreign investors were waiting for Continue
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11 August 2015 |
Dominika Bzduchova
"There is tremendous potential for MICE in Egypt," says Richard S. Zeolla, general manager of Cairo Marriott Hotel & Omar Khayyam Casino. Continue
03 April 2015 |
Dominika Bzduchova
"The pharmaceutical industry in Egypt is very big. The local pharmaceutical industry covers 97% of consumption. Only 3% is covered by imports. Our industry has got about 30-35 thousand labourers," Continue
03 April 2015 |
Dominika Bzduchova
"In 1995, I was number one in the Middle East and because of that I have to go abroad to prove that I am number one here and there. My name in the Middle East is very well known," explains Dr. A. Continue
03 April 2015 |
Dominika Bzduchova
"There are so many investment opportunities in many sectors in Egypt - Agro industry, ICT, real estate, energy and many others. Personally, I think the one that is going to take the limelight is Continue
03 April 2015 |
Dominika Bzduchova
"I believe Egypt has several fundamentals in place that give it a competitive edge," says Hisham Fahmy, CEO of American Chamber of Commerce in Egypt. Continue
03 April 2015 |
Dominika Bzduchova
"Egypt4Business Campaign is about telling the story about successful US, Egyptian and multinational businesses operating in Egypt," explains Hisham Fahmy, CEO of American Chamber of Commerce in Continue
03 April 2015 |
Dominika Bzduchova
"We started by my older brother in Lebanon back in 1957. We are “chicken” people. Poultry is our life," explains Tony Freiji, President & CEO Wadi Group. Continue
25 March 2015 |
Dominika Bzduchova
"We are the safe haven for large depositors. AIB is considered the private bank for high net worth individuals inside Egypt," says Amr Atallah, GM for Branches and Banking Services at AIB. Continue
16 January 2015 |
Peter Matay
"Our biggest project here in Egypt is our partnership with the Egyptian Food Bank and our pledge to develop the hundred poorest villages in Egypt. We also have a project that is focused on improving Continue
12 December 2014 |
Peter Matay
"The SCCT is a true success story for Egypt. This year we celebrate our 10th anniversary," says Klaus Holm Laursen, CEO of the Suez Canal Container Terminal (SCCT). Continue
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29 May 2015 |
Set amongst 6 acres of beautifully lush gardens in a privileged location on an island on the River Nile, the Cairo Marriott Hotel and Omar Khayyam Casino truly boasts a unique, extraordinary Continue
14 October 2014 |
Egypt's agriculture is composed mainly of two segments: the larger agribusiness operations growing produce on a large scale and the smaller traditional family farms that account for 80% of the Continue
01 September 2014 |
"Unfortunately, the perception of the revolution and of Egypt in the west does not reflect what we see on the ground. It is very important that companies and international investors come to Egypt Continue
28 August 2014 |
Though coming out of a challenging period Egyptian industry is showing marked signs of a steady recovery. Industry is the second largest sector in the Egyptian economy and accounts for nearly 40 Continue
25 August 2014 |
Foreign direct investment in Egypt averaged $2,234.19 million from 2002 until 2014, reaching an all-time high of $5,572.50 million in the fourth quarter of 2007 and a record low of $40.70 million Continue
22 August 2014 |
Subsidy cuts, new taxes and “bitter pills” were introduced to enable a smoother recovery of Egypt’s economy. Continue