Hala el Saeed

Planning Ministry honors Hala el Saeed on best Arab minister award

Fri, 04 Dec 2020 - 08:03 GMT

Senior officials and workers of the Planning and Economic Development Planning Ministry honored Thursday Minister Hala el Saeed, as she has won the Arab Government Excellence Award as the best Arab minister.

Egypt's poverty rate declines to 29.7% during 2019/20

Thu, 03 Dec 2020 - 07:45 GMT

El-Saeed explained, in a statement, that the poverty rate in Egypt fell to 29.7 percent during the fiscal year of 2019/2020, compared to 32.5 percent in 2017/2018.

Egypt’s Hala El-Said selected as best minister in Arab world

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 - 03:44 GMT

Launching the awards last year in May, Sheikh Mohammed said: “The Arab League can play a major developmental role for the region. The Arab Government Excellence Award aims to create a new development movement in the Arab World.”

Energy sector plays an important role in achieving sustainable development in Egypt

Sun, 22 Nov 2020 - 11:12 GMT

this sector in Egypt faces many basic challenges that require reducing dependence on fossil fuels in energy production, and the trend towards the use of renewable energy as an alternative.

458 projects finalized in water resources sector at cost of LE5.6B: minister

Thu, 19 Nov 2020 - 05:31 GMT

​The completed projects have achieved a 44.3 percent growth rate year-on-year in the 2019/2020 fiscal year, she added.

Public investments directed to Sohag in 20/21 plan rise LE 5.8B

Sun, 15 Nov 2020 - 02:27 GMT

“Public investments in Sohag Governorate are distributed across different sectors, as LE 2.5 billion is allocated to the housing sector, utilities and urban communities, LE 1.56 billion for the local development sector, LE 494.6 million for the education and technical education sector, LE 444 million for the health and population sector, in addition to LE 240 million for higher education and LE 640.4 million for other sectors."

Public investments in Luxor to reach LE2.86B during 2020/21

Sun, 08 Nov 2020 - 12:02 GMT

Housing and development of informal settlements account for LE 1.1 billion or 38.5 percent of Luxor’s total investments in 2020/21.

LE 6.8B allocated to development of Sinai Peninsula in FY 2020/2021 plan

Thu, 05 Nov 2020 - 03:31 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Planning and Economic Development has announced the features of the “Citizen Investment Plan” for North Sinai for fiscal year (FY) 2020/21.

Youth accounts for 65% of African population, provides a demographic advantage

Wed, 04 Nov 2020 - 09:42 GMT

During the speech, El-Said said that African countries have great economic and human potential, alongside the continent’s distinct geographical location and many natural and human resources.

Planning Minister agrees to boost Ministry of Transport’s plan by LE1B

Sun, 01 Nov 2020 - 12:15 GMT

This aims to complete the implementation phases of the project to develop the ring road around Greater Cairo to end on time.

Egypt targets LE136.4B investments in urban development during 2020/21

Thu, 29 Oct 2020 - 01:26 GMT

These investments are split into three parts: real estate activities constitute the largest part at a rate of 45.6 percent (LE 62.1 billion), while 28.5 percent of investment (LE 38.9 billion) goes to construction works, and 25.9 percent (LE 35.3 billion) goes to water and sanitation projects.

Planning Ministry: Egypt ranks 83rd on sustainable development report

Tue, 27 Oct 2020 - 01:00 GMT

Egypt's ranking in Africa is very advanced compared to other countries in the continent, asserting that Cairo is on the right track as per indicators of eradicating poverty, providing proper work and achieving of economic growth.

Egypt's road projects led to a decrease in accidents: Planning Minister

Sun, 25 Oct 2020 - 09:21 GMT

The results of the investments that have been poured into roads and bridges in the past four years were evident in the last two years from 2018 to 2020.

Egypt approves Ain Shams University plan for LE15M Innovation Center

Sun, 11 Oct 2020 - 12:48 GMT

The minister said that the transformation into a knowledge economy and society is no longer a sub-issue of concern to the elite.

Egypt one of few countries with real growth rate in 2020: Min.

Wed, 19 Aug 2020 - 08:26 GMT

The growth rate in Egypt is the highest in most emerging countries, which reflects the success of the Egyptian government in dealing with the repercussions of the coronavirus pandemic in a balanced and sound manner.

Planning Ministry adopts new electronic system to assess govt performance

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 - 11:42 GMT

It is a quarterly assessment that is based on strategic performance indicators, said Planning Minister Hala el Saeid Monday.

Planning minister: Int'l institutions hail Egypt's growth rates under economic reforms

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 - 02:46 GMT

The Egyptian economy is solid and managed to withstand the impact of the coronavirus crisis, she noted.

Egypt takes measures to improve business climate, says minister

Tue, 14 Jul 2020 - 10:51 GMT

A comprehensive plan is in place with the aim to achieve structural reform in seven promising sectors, atop of which health, Hala el Saeid said in a statement.

Egypt's 20/21 plan includes 691 green projects with cost of LE447.3B

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 - 04:26 GMT

“Financial provision for these projects amounted to LE 36.7 billion in 2020/2021 plan, which represents 14 percent of the total public investments distributed in the plan."

Planning min.: LE 10B extra funding from 2019/20 budget to curb impact of coronavirus

Mon, 15 Jun 2020 - 01:24 GMT

This came in a report released by the Ministry of Planning and Economic Development on extra funding and budget surplus in the fiscal year 2019/2020.