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Egyptian foundation proposes overhauling science laws

This article was originally published on the SciDev.Net Website 0n 8 August 2012. Marc McIlhone – AfricanBrains Is it time for Egypt to change it’s laws into research and open the door for venture capitalism? thereby inviting investment from the private sector. A private Egyptian foundation is funding a review of various laws relating to research and industry, which they say impede …

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ExxonMobil Egypt: Celebrates MECA Academy students of Ain Shams University

“The human being is the catalyst of development and progress. The potential of any society lies within its qualified and trained human capita, we have made a commitment to support our communities with initiatives focused on education and development of the future generation.”- Andy Wells, Chairman of the Board of Directors- ExxonMobil Egypt ” We would like to thank ExxonMobil …

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Egypt: Vodafone selects Ericsson to bring the latest technology to its Radio Network

Vodafone Egypt partners with Ericsson in Egypt to provide Egyptian users with high-speed mobile broadband services. Egyptian users will enjoy connectivity on the move with services such as mobile TV and web. With Ericsson RBS 6000, Vodafone network will be ready for the future technology and will witness a performance leap. Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC), will enable Vodafone Egypt to continue to …

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Crédit Agricole Egypt Launches the First Visa Infinite Card in Egypt

Continuing its commitment to provide innovative products, Credit Agricole has proudly announced the launch of the first Visa Infinite Card in Egypt. With this ultimate expression of elite and prestige, Credit Agricole invites its most distinguished customers to an outstanding experience with round-the-clock and round-the-world exclusive concierge services and exclusive travel protection coverage. “At Crédit Agricole Egypt, we strive to …

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European Union representative Catherine Ashton visits Egypt

Catherine Ashton, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice President of the Commission, travels to Egypt on Thursday. During her visit, she will meet new President Mohamed Morsi and Head of the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces, Field Marshall Mohamed Hussein Tantawi. The High Representative will discuss recent political developments in Egypt and reiterate the …

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Egypt’s president ‘to link science to society’

This article was originally published on the SciDev.Net Website 0n 11 July 2012. Marc McIlhone – AfricanBrains Egypts new President – Mohamed Morsi intends on concentrating scientific research on “local needs”. He intends to fund this with the help of private sector funding but with the lack of any regulation on intellectual rights, will the private sector really put their hands in …

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Comviva Leads the Electronic Recharge Market in Egypt

4 in every 5 prepaid subscribers in Egypt uses Comviva’s next generation PreTUPS™ Electronic Top-up* Cairo, Egypt – July 10, 2012: Comviva, the global leader in providing mobile financial and VAS solutions to network operators and Financial Institutions worldwide, today announced that it clearly leads the electronic top-up market in Egypt for its PreTUPSTM electronic recharge solution. Used by over …

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Presidential Affairs Ministry of Abu Dhabi provides Egypt’s Al-Azhar with AED $42 million

The construction of Al Azhar library will act as the kick-off project for $3 billion commitment signed last year The Ministry of Presidential Affairs on Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Egypt’s Al-Azhar to provide $42 million in funds to support the University’s educational and cultural projects. This initiative comes as part of the $3 billion commitment signed …

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Egypt’s AIT sets up USD2bn JV with Iranian firm

Cairo-based Arabic International Trading (AIT) has set up a USD 2 billion joint venture company with the Iranian Garment Company in Egypt with a total investment of EGP 5 billion (USD 830 million), a senior executive told Zawya. AIT owns 51% of the venture and the Iranian partner holds the rest, AIT chairman Mohamed Essayed Elokaly said. The venture will …

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New food security and nutrition project for Egypt / Italy finances $3 million project

A new $3 million project that aims to improve food security and nutrition of women and young people in Egypt was announced today by FAO. The project is being financed by the government of Italy. Unemployment rates for young people and women in Egypt are estimated at around 25percent, much higher than the national average of 10 percent. At the …

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