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Throughout 2012, Egypt’s Social Fund for Development (SFD) signed a number of contracts with foreign countries totalling $418m. (Photo: Courtesy of Facebook Fan Page)

SFD received $418m in 2012

The SFD signed contracts for $190m in loans to fund small scale development projects and $228m in grants to fund worker development programmes and improve social services

Daily News Egypt

Saudi Fund for Development allocates EGP 1.4 billion to finance 3 projects in Egypt

The Saudi Fund for Development (SFD) signed three concessional loan agreements with the Egyptian Government. The agreements were signed on Monday 3rd 2012, in Cairo, by the Egyptian Minster of Planning and International Cooperation, Ashraf Al-Araby, and SFD Vice President and Managing Director, Yousef Al-Bassam. As per the first agreement, SFD grants Egypt  EGP 547 million, in a  concessional development …

Mohamed El-Bahrawi

SMEs receive support from Social Fund for Development

By Waleed Abel Azeem The National Bank for Development (NBD) is awaiting approval for an EGP 150 million grant from the Social Fund for Development Fund (SFD), according to Ahmad El-Masry, Director of Corporate Affairs at the bank. El-Masry said the grant would be directed to finance small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in according with …

Daily News Egypt

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