Egypt: Latest News
Makula Dunbar, 12:44 pm
The number of mobile internet devices is set to out number humans by the end of this year. There’ll be more smartphones and internet-connected tablets and monitors than there are people on the planet.
Dana Sanchez, 3:03 pm
The Ibrahim Prize for Achievement in African Leadership awards $5 million to elected African heads of state who have improved their countries’ economy, social and public health, and who passed on their office to their successors in a democratic manner.
Makula Dunbar, 3:25 pm
Despite political tension and a gripping regime that has halted the country’s progression, in the last two years, technology savvy citizens have made the most of Egypt’s offerings and even contributed to the betterment.
Dana Sanchez, 3:29 pm
Financing is key for African renewables, a report says. Investors need strong relationships with local banks and international development finance institutions to access affordable capital.
Makula Dunbar, 12:01 pm
Ethiopia and Egypt have agreed to hold further talks on the impact of a huge Ethiopian dam project to quell tensions between the two countries over water-sharing.
Makula Dunbar, 11:21 am
Continued over almost seven years, BBC reports that the £854 million ($1.1 billion) the European Union has aided Egypt with has helped to no avail. The money was supposed to bring relief to the tense human rights and political issues that have held a grip on the fragile country’s progression. An audit conducted by the […]
Makula Dunbar, 11:03 am
The PIC now plans to expand its real estate empire into the rest of Africa. The PIC’s property boss Lesiba Maloba is awaiting final approval to invest up to R12bn in commercial real estate in various countries across Africa, the PIC’s first foray into property markets outside SA’s borders.
Dana Sanchez, 9:19 pm
Johannesburg’s 53.6 percent growth in international visitors from 2009 to 2013 propelled it into the index’s top 20 fastest-growing cities globally.
Makula Dunbar, 3:01 pm
Though urbanisation is underway in Africa as it is in other parts of the world, the continent’s population remains more rural than urban.
Makula Dunbar, 1:33 pm
The jail terms imposed on 43 NGO workers in Egypt have continued to provoke international condemnation.
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