Arab News, Monday, Aug 22, 2022 | Muharram 22, 1444
UAE investments in Egypt rise by more than 169% in 6 months
Emirates: UAE investments in
Egypt increased by 169.1 percent during the first half of the 2021-2022 fiscal
year, latest economic data show.
The value rose to $1.9 billion from $712.6 million during the same six-month
period of the 2020-2021 fiscal year, according to data published by the Egyptian
Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS).
Meanwhile, the value of trade exchange between the UAE and Egypt reached $1.2
billion during the first quarter of this year, compared with $1.1 billion during
the same period in 2021, said CAPMAS in its statement.
This demonstrates a 1.4 percent increase in trade exchange between the two
Meanwhile, the value of remittances from Egyptians working in the UAE saw a 1.4
percent increase to $3.5 billion during the 2020-2021 fiscal year compared with
$3.4 billion during the same period in 2019-2020, Egyptian statistics agency