Trade

Suez Canal Authority contemplates fee increase
Business

Suez Canal Authority contemplates fee increase

The Suez Canal Authority is considering increasing fees next year up to five percent, an authority source said Thursday. The…
Shop owner strike paralyzes Port Said commerce
Egypt

Shop owner strike paralyzes Port Said commerce

Shop owners in Port Said went on strike by closing their shops Sunday, to defy the government’s decision to only…
Egypt seeks to double trade with Turkey
Egypt

Egypt seeks to double trade with Turkey

Egyptian and Turkish officials are scheduled to discuss a number of issues related to increasing the volume of Turkish investments…
Egyptian delegation to visit South Korea to discuss nuclear cooperation
Business

Egyptian delegation to visit South Korea to discuss nuclear cooperation

The Egyptian government has announced that it would send an economic delegation to South Korea in the near future to…
Senior Iranian diplomat plays down trade agreements, highlights industry-specific assistance
Business

Senior Iranian diplomat plays down trade agreements, highlights industry-specific assistance

Hassan Kazemi, Iran’s assistant foreign minister for economic affairs, said that his country is open to a free trade zone…
Egypt seeks to amend trade agreement with US, Israel
Business

Egypt seeks to amend trade agreement with US, Israel

Egypt has entered negotiations with the United States and Israel to amend the Qualified Industrial Zones (QIZ) trade agreement, said…
Govt report: April records LE17.5 bn trade balance deficit
Egypt

Govt report: April records LE17.5 bn trade balance deficit

Egypt’s trade balance deficit jumped by 79.6 percent from LE9.7 billion in April 2011 to LE17.5 billion this April, according…
Brown rot threatens potato exports
Business

Brown rot threatens potato exports

Russia has discovered brown rot in a shipment of potatoes imported from Egypt, threatening to halt trade of the crop…
Govt report: Total value of exports LE182.6 bn in 2011, up from 2010
Business

Govt report: Total value of exports LE182.6 bn in 2011, up from 2010

The total value of Egyptian exports was LE182.6 billion in 2011, up from LE154.8 billion in 2010. The annual bulletin…
Sanctions block Syria’s vital grain trade
Egypt

Sanctions block Syria’s vital grain trade

Syria is finding it increasingly hard to buy grain on international markets because sanctions have blocked its access to trade…
Back to top button