UAE's Arabtec signed a $40-billion pact to build a million homes in Egypt, a deal that has major political implications.» Read More
Lord Mark Malloch-Brown, EMEA chairman at FTI Consulting, highlights that while the economy is less of a worry, geopolitical concerns are rising.
Another person has reportedly been killed in a fourth explosion in Cairo on Friday, bringing the total death toll to as high as six, reports CNBC's Yousef Gamel El-Din from Cairo.
A series of car bombs rocked the Egyptian capital Cairo on Friday, with at least four people being killed in a blast at the police headquarters.
Dr. Ahmed Heikal, chairman and founder of Citadel Capital, says the country needs younger and more progressive politicians to get back on track.
Egypt's finance minister has told CNBC the recent vote on a new constitution was a "great success," and said the country was committed to political progress.
DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 22- Dubai retailer Majid Al Futtaim, which holds the Carrefour franchise in the Middle East, plans to invest about $2.3 billion in Egypt in the next few years, its chief executive said on Wednesday, a sign of Gulf investors' growing interest in the Egyptian economy.
DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 22- Dubai retail group Majid Al Futtaim plans to invest about $2.3 billion in Egypt over the next few years, its chief executive said on Wednesday, in a sign of Gulf investors' growing interest in the Egyptian economy.
A series of protests and government crackdowns have turned tourists away from Egypt, but as CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din reports, things may be on the mend.
Hisham Ezz El Arab, chairman and managing director at CIB, discusses the Egyptian referendum and economy, which he says, remains strong as it managed to avoid bankruptcy.
Egyptian finance minister Ahmed Galal, says the drive to "put Egypt on the right track" is present as there is "optimism" at the elections.
Egyptian finance minister Ahmed Galal, says the Egyptian economy can benefit from all the support it can get, but insists that the country will not "rely fully on outsiders".
Egypt's finance minister refused to rule out requesting further international aid, admitting the country was unable to be "totally self-sufficient".
WASHINGTON, Jan 14- The U.S. Congress' new spending bill would restore more than $1.5 billion in military and economic aid to Egypt, which had been largely cut off after Egypt's military ousted President Mohamed Mursi last summer.
CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din explains the significance of the Egyptian vote on a new constitution and what it means for the country.
CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din takes a close look at the troubles facing the Egyptian economy as the country gets set to vote on a new constitution.
Mohamed Elnawawy, CEO of Egypt Telecom, says the country can have democracy and stability as Egyptians are able "to get our acts together".
In the conclusion of our exclusive interview, interim Prime Minister Hazem al-Beblawi talks about the importance of the constitutional referendum and the future of a democratic Egypt.
On this edition of Access: Middle East, we speak exclusively to Egypt's interim Prime Minister about the country's security. Find out why he believes the Muslim Brotherhood is a terrorist organization and what the government plans to do to combat acts of terror.
Our exclusive interview with Egypt's interim Prime Minister continues as we ask about the government's plans to put an end to subsidies and capital controls. Plus, the impact of billions of dollars in loans from the GCC.
Anthony Skinner, head of MENA at Maplecroft, says there are likely to be further terrorist attacks in Egypt as tensions in the country rise.