Egypt, Saudi Arabia and Turkey Among Top 32 Most Powerful Economies in 2050

Egypt, Saudi Arabia and Turkey Among Top 32 Most Powerful Economies in 2050

  As much as the overall impression of Egypt’s economy does not carry any optimistic vibes, a recent report says otherwise. PwC released a report that studies the economies of different countries and suggest the biggest and most powerful ones in 33 yeas.   “The long view: how will the global economic order change by 2050?” ranked 32 […]

Are People Stealing Food and Eating It at Carrefour Egypt Instead of Shopping?

Are People Stealing Food and Eating It at Carrefour Egypt Instead of Shopping?

  Photos have surfaced online of what seems like a Carrefour Egypt branch, with an apocalyptic twist. Facebook page فبراير الأسود (which translates to Black February) have posted a total of 26 photos that allegedly show goods and products that have been stolen, eaten and thrown away on the ground.     The post has been […]

7 Tweets Guaranteed to Make You Laugh About the Current Situation in Egypt

7 Tweets Guaranteed to Make You Laugh About the Current Situation in Egypt

by Menna Abu-Zahra

The past couple of days in Egypt have been intense to say the least. Ever since the Egyptian pound floated, every single Masry has become a financial expert, a currency dealer and a political analyst. I don’t blame them, I totally understand actually, because their future is at stake, but the opinions are just so overwhelming (not to mention […]

BREAKING: Central Bank Floats EGP to 13

BREAKING: Central Bank Floats EGP to 13

  BREAKING NEWS: The Central Bank of Egypt this morning floated the pound to 13 EGP to 1 USD, Enterprise reported just before 9am. It added that the pound will initially be allowed to fluctuate 10% up or down.   A devaluation has been expected for weeks now, amidst a foreign currency crisis, spiraling black market […]

Now That You Can’t Find It, Here Is the Egyptian Alternative

Now That You Can’t Find It, Here Is the Egyptian Alternative

By Menna Abu Zahra

There are so many reasons why buying Egyptian goods will contribute to a better economy but I’m not going to bore you with a lecture. But I would just like to tell you that it’s good for you, and more importantly, it’s good for the economy. With the ridiculous increase in prices lately, and products missing […]

Man Sets Himself on Fire in Alexandria Due to Increase in Prices

Man Sets Himself on Fire in Alexandria Due to Increase in Prices

  Earlier today, an Egyptian man set himself on fire in Alexandria due to the recent increase in prices, according to Al-Masry Al-Youm. A report has been released by Alexandria’s authority stating that the man was a 30-year-old taxi driver from Kafr El Dawar that went by the name of Ashraf Mohamed Shahin.   The man […]

The Financial Advisory Group: Simplifying Finance and Promoting Business in Egypt

The Financial Advisory Group: Simplifying Finance and Promoting Business in Egypt

    The Financial Advisory Group is a financial advisory firm owned by a group of Middle Eastern and international bankers, economists, and business developers. From their ‘Financial Health Checkup’ to customized solutions, FA group can help you get – and keep – your company on track and in the black. Companies, like people, can benefit […]

The Middle East Is Going Through a Recession, Here’s How to Keep Your Business Afloat

The Middle East Is Going Through a Recession, Here’s How to Keep Your Business Afloat

  It seems like businesses in the Middle East can’t catch a break, from global recessions crippling the markets, to Arab springs rocking the region and sending investors running for the hills and the continuing below average oil prices; anyone in their right mind would tell you not to start your own business, some would […]

UAE Deposits $1 Billion in Egypt’s Central Bank

UAE Deposits $1 Billion in Egypt’s Central Bank

  Mohammed Saif Al Suwaidi, Director-General of the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development and Tarek Amer, Governor of the Central Bank of Egypt signed a deal on Monday to have $1 billion deposited in Egypt’s favor for a period of six years.   The signing took place in the Emirati capital, Abu Dhabi, in the […]

Mountain View iCity Has Just Slayed the Real Estate Game in Egypt

Mountain View iCity Has Just Slayed the Real Estate Game in Egypt

  After an overwhelming launch on Sunday that saw thousands of potential customers swarm the Mountain View offices in Heliopolis, the real estate giant announced Monday that Phase I of Mountain View iCity has sold out. With some users posting negative comments on social media, the company is handling complaints like true professionals, replying to every post […]

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