Egypt/June 11, 2019/Daily News Egypt /No Comment/132 views /EgyptFeatured Egypt’s investment promotion programme helped to achieve growth: UfM Deputy Secretary-General – Daily News Egyptshare on:FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel The investment promotion programme launched by Egypt has played a major role in achieving economic growth in the country, Rachid Maaninou, Deputy Secretary General of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) said on Tuesday. In his statements to the state-run news agency MENA, Maaninou explained that Egypt plays an integral regional role and that the economic reform programme adopted by the country has qualified it to host the first edition of the UfM business forum. ALSO READ For its 10th time: L’Oréal Group recognised as one of world’s most ethical companies - Daily News EgyptEgypt is planned to host the UfM Business Forum on 18 June. The forum tackles the economic integration and the development of the Mediterranean area. Furthermore, Maaninou added that the UfM Business Forum will gather all concerned parties from both the public and private sectors to set a framework for a number of economic programmes, including one on trade. ALSO READ Metito Egypt, Orascom Construction to develop EGP 1.8bn wastewater treatment plant in New Alamein City - Daily News EgyptThe conference’s agenda will also tackle the prospects of an Arab trade agreement between Egypt, Jordan, Morocco, Tunisia, Palestine, and Lebanon, who signed the Agadir declaration in 2001, as the first step of economic integration. The agreement aims to establish a trade exchange zone among those countries as a first step for the establishment of the Euro-Mediterranean Free Trade Area (the agreement to provide customs exemption for car imports and exports between the countries on the condition that the percentage of the local component is not less than 40%). ALSO READ New Era for Egypt: Ban on cryptocurrencies to be lifted - Daily News EgyptMaaninou concluded that, while European countries managed to achieve 70% of economic integration, their southern Mediterranean peers are lagging behind. Leave A Comment Below Related Tags:EgyptFeatured share on: FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel previous articleHigh profile murder case of person with albinism stalls – Malawi Nyasa Timesnext articleFrance 2019: Dennerby Expects Tough Test Against South Korea –Related Posts459 shares Egypt/June 27, 2019 /No Comment Honeybees infect wild bumblebees through shared flowers – Daily News Egypt459 shares Egypt/June 27, 2019 /No Comment Climate change increases risk of armed conflicts – Daily News EgyptVisa B2B Connect Launches Globally – Daily News EgyptVisa General Manager for North Africa: Ahmed Gaber – Daily News EgyptE-commerce sales in Egypt grew by over 150%, mobile purchases make over 1/3 in 2018: Admitad – Daily News EgyptBMW reveals electric motorcycle, 600 hp plug-in hybrid car concepts – Daily News EgyptMoU between Egypt, Mercedes-Benz to positively impact auto sector: experts – Daily News EgyptWomen take cocaine, tromadol, other hard drugs than men in Rivers – NDLEA – Daily Post NigeriaAdeleke vs Oyetola: Shocking revelations emerge about APC leaders, Supreme Court judges – Daily Post NigeriaPDP, APC at each other’s throat over Bayelsa LG polls – Daily Post Nigeria Leave a Response Cancel reply CommentName Email Sign me up for the newsletter! Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.