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The webinar discussed the Road to Digital Transformation and Innovation
18 minutes ago Industry leaders discuss the future of digital transformation
By: Moslem Ali Cairo – Mubasher: The British Egyptian Business Association (BEBA) organized a webinar on Tuesday discussing “The Road to Digital Transformation and Innovation” to discuss the rising importance of digital transformation, especially …
The Late Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah
29 September 07:44 PM Emir of Kuwait passes away aged 91 years
Mubasher: The Emir of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah has passed away on Tuesday, at 91 years of age. The late Emir has ruled Kuwait since 2006, before that he was the Minister of Foreign Affairs for around four decades. "With …
The gold pound is priced at EGP 6,504
28 September 05:58 PM Gold prices in Egypt continue to drop
Cairo – Mubasher: Gold prices continued to decline in the Egyptian market on Monday, pressured by lower global prices of the precious metal, Ehab Wassef, Deputy Head of the gold division at the Federation of Egyptian Chambers of Commerce (FEDCOC), …
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27 September 10:27 AM Global Artificial Intelligence Summit to kick off next October
Riyadh – Mubasher: The Saudi Data and Artificial Intelligence Authority (SDAIA) will organise the Global Artificial Intelligence Summit (GAIS) on 21-22 October 2020, state-run Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported on Sunday. Under the theme, “AI FOR …
The price of 21-karat gold registered EGP 816 per gram
24 September 04:50 PM Egypt’s gold prices fall EGP 10/gram on Thursday
Cairo – Mubasher: Gold prices in Egypt slid by EGP 7-10 per gram on Thursday as global prices continued to decrease, Ehab Wassef, a member of the gold division at the Federation of Egyptian Chambers of Commerce (FEDCOC), said. The price of …
The price of 21-karat gold registered EGP 825 per gram
23 September 04:19 PM Egypt's gold prices drop on lower global prices
Cairo – Mubasher: Gold prices continued the downward trend in the Egyptian market, falling by EGP 5 per gram on Wednesday as global prices of the precious metal fell to $1,888 per ounce, Ehab Wassef, a member of the gold division at the Federation …
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21 September 04:25 PM Saudi Arabia offers $48bn to support developmental projects worldwide
Riyadh – Mubasher: Saudi Arabia has provided around $48 billion in assistance to developmental projects around the world as part of financial contributions to international organisations and authorities. The kingdom granted $32.12 billion in aids …
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21 September 11:18 AM CPhI Middle East & Africa to kick off in Riyadh next year
Riyadh - Mubasher: This year’s edition of the leading regional pharmaceutical event CPhI Middle East & Africa will be held alongside the Global Health Exhibition (GHE) in Riyadh between 26 and 28 September 2021. Under the patronage of the Saudi …
Saudi imports from Arab countries tumbled by 17.65% yearly in H1-20
17 September 02:56 PM Saudi trade surplus with Arab states nears $6bn in H1
Riyadh – Mubasher: Saudi Arabia registered a trade surplus with Arab countries worth SAR 22.47 billion ($5.99 billion) in the first half (H1) of 2020, a yearly decrease of 37.5% when compared to SAR 35.93 billion ($9.58 billion) in the year-ago …
One of the agreements was reached with the Arab Monetary Fund
15 September 04:10 PM Egypt inks $885m agreements with Arab funds in 8M
Cairo - Mubasher: The Egyptian Ministry of International Cooperation has penned three agreements worth around $885 million with Arab funds during the January-August period, the Minister of International Cooperation, Rania Al-Mashat, announced on …
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15 September 03:47 PM Fitch affirms KIB’s long-term A+ rating, with stable outlook
Mubasher: Fitch Ratings has affirmed Kuwait International Bank’s (KIB) long-term issuer default rating (IDR) at 'A+' and viability rating (VR) at “bb-”, with a stable outlook. KIB is exposed to slower domestic economic growth due to the …
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15 September 01:27 PM Saudi ranks third in MENA by startup deals, funding – MAGNiTT
Riyadh – Mubasher: Various economic sectors in Saudi Arabia generate growing interest in startups in implementation of the Kingdom’s Vision 2030, boosting the GCC nation to take the third spot in terms of the number of deals and total …
The ADIA was followed by the Kuwait Investment Authority (KIA)
10 September 04:45 PM UAE's ADIA ranks third among top sovereign wealth funds
UAE - Mubasher: The Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA) was ranked third among the top 89 sovereign wealth funds in September, with $579.6 billion assets, according to a report by the Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute (SWFI). The ADIA was followed …
The USD registered EGP 15.72 for buying at NBE and ALEXBANK
10 September 03:10 PM EGP rises against USD to highest level since mid-May
Cairo – Mubasher: The Egyptian pound exchange rate rose against the US dollar at local banks on Thursday, hitting its highest level since mid-May. The US dollar registered EGP 15.72 for buying and EGP 15.92 for selling, according to data by the …
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10 September 11:22 AM SAGO offers tender to buy 715K tonnes of wheat
Riyadh – Mubasher: Saudi Grains Organization (SAGO) will offer this year’s fourth tender to import 715,000 tonnes of wheat for the period from November 2020 to January 2021, state-run Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported on Thursday. SAGO’s governor, …
Murban crude was priced at minus $0.50 per barrel in October
8 September 01:10 PM ADNOC cuts Murban crude oil price for October
Abu Dhabi – Mubasher: Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) has lowered the official selling price (OSP) of its benchmark Murban crude at minus $0.50 per barrel (pb) to Platts Dubai for October, down by $1.35 from September, Reuters reported on …
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6 September 10:21 AM Saudi Aramco cuts October Arab light crude price to Asia
Riyadh – Mubasher: The Saudi Arabian Oil Company (Saudi Aramco) slashed the October official selling prices (OSPs) for the Arab light crude it sells to Asia by $1.40 a barrel, to 50 cents a barrel below the Oman/Dubai average, Reuters recently …
Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul)
2 September 04:39 PM Your guide to the new Saudi derivatives market - Infographic
Riyadh - Mubasher: The Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) launched the Derivatives Market on 30 August 2020 to start trading of the kingdom's first exchange-traded derivatives product. The financial derivatives market will offer investors a …
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2 September 01:17 PM Fitch affirms NBK’s ratings with stable outlook
Mubasher: Fitch Ratings has affirmed National Bank of Kuwait's (NBK) long-term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at 'AA-' with a Stable Outlook, and the viability rating (VR) at 'a-'. Being Kuwait's flagship bank with a diversified business model, …
The derivatives market will be launched on Sunday, 30 August
27 August 04:26 PM Investors awaiting launch of Saudi derivatives market next week
Riyadh – Mubasher: The Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) is close to launching the Derivatives Market to start trading of the kingdom's first exchange-traded derivatives product. Many market analysts affirmed the launch, set to take place on Sunday, …
Minister of International Cooperation, Rania El-Mashat
26 August 02:19 PM Egypt's parliament greenlights $743m housing, sanitation funding deals
Cairo – Mubasher: The Egyptian Minister of International Cooperation, Rania El-Mashat, announced that the parliament approved two international agreements by the ministry with the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) and …
The deadline for bid submission is 10:00 GMT on Tuesday
25 August 10:41 AM Egypt launches int'l wheat tender
Cairo – Mubasher: The Egyptian General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC) has launched an international tender to purchase an unspecified amount of wheat to be delivered between 11 and 31 October, Reuters reported late on Monday. The …
The USD registered EGP 15.85 for buying at AAIB and EG Bank
24 August 04:26 PM EGP rises against USD to highest level since May
Cairo – Mubasher: The Egyptian pound exchange rate continued to increase against the US dollar at local banks on Monday, hitting its highest level in more than 12 weeks. The USD exchange rate declined to EGP 15.83 for buying and EGP 15.93 for …
Minister of International Cooperation, Rania El-Mashat
24 August 12:46 PM Egypt's parliament greenlights $53m deals to combat COVID-19
Cairo – Mubasher: The Egyptian Minister of International Cooperation, Rania El-Mashat, said that the House of Representatives has approved two international cooperation agreements with the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development …
Egypt's consumption is expected to stand at 20.8 million tonnes
23 August 03:37 PM Egypt’s wheat imports likely to drop this season – Report
Cairo – Mubasher: Egypt’s wheat imports are expected to fall marginally to 13 million tonnes in marketing year 2020/2021 from 13.3 million a year earlier and 12.35 million in 2018/2019, according to a recent report by the US Department of …