Google launches new program to prompt MENA’s economic recovery, including Egypt


Google has announced the launch of ‘Grow Stronger with Google’, a new program to accelerate the MENA region’s economic recovery from COVID-19, through digital transformation and by offering digital tools, training and grants to support local businesses and job seekers. For Egypt, Google announced on Wednesday that the program will focus on supporting small businesses and tech entrepreneurs. “During the pandemic, online tools have been a life-line for many in Egypt, making the most of the online opportunity can help the Egyptian people, businesses and communities bounce back stronger," said Country Manager for Google in Egypt, Hisham El Nazer. "Our program will help people learn new skills, find jobs, and help businesses grow online; we remain fundamentally optimistic about the future of this region and we're confident that more...