Features | Interviews

  • SOMABAY Outshines All Across The Red Sea

    SOMABAY Outshines All Across The Red Sea

    Tuesday, 12th September 2017
    “A self-contained paradise,” according to the developer’s website, Somabay preserves its pristine nature by adding luxury to its mix. In 2014, Somabay’s residential project sold about 40% of its units to European buyers. Invest-Gate joins Somabay’s masterminds Chief Real Estate Officer Omar El Halaby and Projects Development Director Sherif Moustafa for an open discussion about the Red Sea hospitality and real estate markets and how Somabay stood out among the rest, creating an outstanding exclusive boutique destination in spite of the many obstacles.
  • Ein Hills: The Gem On The Rocks

    Ein Hills: The Gem On The Rocks

    Tuesday, 5th September 2017
    Embracing nature, El Shahawi Properties breaks through with its latest gem, Ein Hills on El Galala Mountain in Ain Sokhna. The beauty of Ein Hills is indescribable, be it for its unique location, the mountain lifestyle it presents, and the exclusivity every homeowner enjoys. Bringing “Monaco to Ain Sokhna”, as the developer calls it, Invest-Gates sits with Ein Hills CEO and El Shahawi Properties Vice President Hosni El Shahawi to shed light on his boutique Ein Hills resort and to discuss the investment climate, the real estate sector, and urban planning in Egypt today
  • Egypt’s Real Estate Experts Weigh on New Investment Law No 8

    Egypt’s Real Estate Experts Weigh on New Investment Law No 8

    Tuesday, 29th August 2017
    Following Egypt’s major reform plan to attract more investors to the country, Invest-Gate voices real estate market experts on the incentives provided, following the recently issued New Investment Law No. 8 of 2016 such as tax breaks, subsidised utilities, the easing of bureaucratic procedures and permits, land allocation and ownership.
  • Alchemy Aspires to New Ways of Living

    Alchemy Aspires to New Ways of Living

    Monday, 21st August 2017
    Alchemy is an innovative design firm with unique designs, some of which were featured in this Ramadan’s series La Totfea' Al Shams (Don't Let The Sun Go Down), narrating different stories of life. Aiming to know where Egypt’s design industry currently stands, Invest-Gate sits with Alchemy Design Studio Founder Karim Mekhtigian to introduce a new style of contemporary design, following his multi-cultural 15 years of Parisian experience. Mekhtigian shares with Invest-Gate his views on the industry’s current and future status. By Julian Nabil
  • EBRD’s Heckman upbeat on Egypt’s Investment Climate

    EBRD’s Heckman upbeat on Egypt’s Investment Climate

    Monday, 21st August 2017
    As one of the largest sources of investment and financing to the Egyptian infrastructure sector, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has taken it upon itself to become one of the country's biggest international partners in its underway economic reform plan. Invest-Gate meets up with Janet Heckman, the EBRD’s Managing Director in the Southern and Eastern Mediterranean (SEMED) to dig deep on the bank’s strategy, areas of interest, and the major challenges facing foreign investors in Egypt today
  • Maxim Developments Seen Offering High-End, Exclusive Residential Projects

    Maxim Developments Seen Offering High-End, Exclusive Residential Projects

    Sunday, 6th August 2017
    Maxim Developments Vice President Amr Mohsen is a visionary seeking to offer an upscale lifestyle at attractive packages to his clients.Invest-Gate sits down with Mohsen to discuss Maxim's projects, the outlook for Egypt's tourist destinations, and Maxim's historical growth in clientele following the float of the local currency.
  • Dorra Developments Once Again Breaks Through With ‘The Courtyard’

    Dorra Developments Once Again Breaks Through With ‘The Courtyard’

    Monday, 31st July 2017
    Dorra Developments once again break through the Commercial Property Market with prime office space at their newest office complex ‘The Courtyard’ and modernizes the Sheikh Zayed retail market with its dominating tenant mix at ‘Capital Business Park’
  • TDF Architects Sees EGP Devaluation Beneficial to the Architecture Industry in Egypt

    TDF Architects Sees EGP Devaluation Beneficial to the Architecture Industry in Egypt

    Monday, 10th July 2017
    Aiming to explore the current status and future of the design and architecture industry in Egypt, Invest-Gate meets up with TDF Architects CEO and Founder Hala Saleh, who introduced an ‘Eco-Friendly Interior Design’ concept to architecture in Egypt. In an in-depth discussion with the interior designer and architect, Saleh highlights the EGP floatation effect on the business and also shares the latest trends and designs. By Julian Nabil
  • Inertia Elevates Egypt’s Real Estate Market

    Inertia Elevates Egypt’s Real Estate Market

    Sunday, 2nd July 2017
    Driven by pioneering entrepreneurs, Egypt’s real estate developer Inertia has achieved exemplary standing amongst the country’s real estate giants as it celebrates its tenth anniversary. Invest-Gate sits with Inertia’s masterminds Hussein Rifai and Ahmed El-Adawy to shed light on the rise of Inertia and its new take on entrepreneurship as part of its real estate activities.
  • Egypt’s Reform Plan Determined to Prosper

    Egypt’s Reform Plan Determined to Prosper

    Sunday, 4th June 2017
    Confident that Egypt foresees its future and is capable of combatting obstacles along the way, Invest-Gate meets with real estate tycoon Eng. Hussein Sabbour. In an illuminating discussion with the property market guru, Sabbour gives a comforting view on Egypt's economic reform strategy and its developmental plan in progress. Generously, he shares his firm's future endeavors in Egypt and across the MENA region.