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World - Economy
11/29/2022 1:28:20 PM
The United Nations warned Tuesday that carbon emissions from shipping were growing, calling on the vast industry to scrap old, polluting vessels and upgrade infrastructure to speed up its green transition.

Business - Economy
11/23/2022 9:20:42 PM
Egypt’s Country Platform for the Nexus of Water, Food and Energy (NWFE) aims to mobilise climate finance and private investments from multiple international financing institutions to accelerate the national climate agenda and support the country's green transition.

Business - Economy
11/21/2022 1:03:00 PM
The Board of Directors of the European Investment Bank (EIB) has approved financing worth €10.9 billion to accelerate climate action and clean energy, business investment, health and sustainable transport investment across the world, including Africa, the bank announced Sunday.

Egypt - Climate change
11/11/2022 2:19:00 PM
Egypt's green economy transition file, NWFE, has won first place among North African and European countries for the Climate Investment Funds (CIF) initiative on nature and climate investments, Minister of International Cooperation Rania Al-Mashat announced Thursday.

COP27 - Focus
10/27/2022 5:07:34 PM
Spiraling energy costs caused by various economic factors and the Ukraine war could be a turning point toward cleaner energy, the International Energy Agency said in a report Thursday. It found the global demand for fossil fuels, including coal, oil, and natural gas, is set to peak or plateau in the next few decades.

Business - Economy
9/7/2022 10:31:48 PM
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is keen on enhancing cooperation with Egypt, especially regarding funding projects for green transition, Odile Renaud-Basso, president of the UK-based international financial institution, said on Wednesday.

Business - Economy
7/17/2022 5:22:47 PM
COP27 is an opportunity to increase awareness of business community and general public of ways to find financial resources for green transitions, Emad Hassan, the team leader of the Green Economy Financing Facility (GEFF) programme of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), stressed in an interview with Ahram Online.

Business - Economy
6/4/2022 8:10:17 PM
The 47th annual meetings of the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) group concluded on Saturday by emphasising the importance of a green transition and continued support for the growing role of the private sector in the country’s economy.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
2/26/2022 9:11:32 PM
Egypt held a number of consultative meetings with a host of international partners over the past week concerning the preparations for the next UN Climate Change Conference (COP 27), slated for November in the Egyptian Red Sea city of Sharm El-Sheikh.

Business - Economy
2/23/2022 5:59:35 PM
Egypt’s Minister of International Cooperation Rania Al-Mashat held on Wednesday a meeting with a World Bank delegation and the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA) at the Ministry’s headquarters to chart a roadmap for climate action in the country and the transition to a green economy in Egypt.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
2/15/2022 10:47:22 PM
Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry discussed on Tuesday in Brussels, Belgium, ways to boost cooperation with the European Union especially in green transition in Egypt with the European Commissioner for Neighborhood and Enlargement Olivér Várhelyi, the Egyptian Foreign Ministry said.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
12/31/2021 5:42:00 PM
Egypt has been speeding up its green transition while also preparing to host next year’s COP27 meeting on climate change.

Business - Economy
11/22/2021 7:35:23 PM
Arab countries, including Egypt, need to accelerate digitisation and the transition to a green economy in order to increase their economic growth and boost their industrial sectors, according to Badr Salim Al-Olama.