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  • 5 Pounds 1987, KM# 651, Egypt, General Authority for Investment and Free Zones
  • 5 Pounds 1987, KM# 651, Egypt, General Authority for Investment and Free Zones

The General Authority for Investment (GAFI) is an affiliate of the Ministry of Investment (MOI) and the principal governmental body regulating and facilitating investment in Egypt. GAFI is the regulatory body of any joint stock, limited liability and sole proprietary companies. Incorporation of these companies are conducted at GAFI and it is its role to authenticate the general assemblies and board of directors meeting minutes.

GAFI is a proactive investment promotion agency with several functions that ease the way for domestic and international investors who are interested in opportunities presented by Egypt’s growing economy. Its functions include, but are not limited to, investment promotion and facilitation, business matchmaking, investor aftercare, dispute settlement, research and market intelligence.


Depicts GAFI's logo within the inner decorated circle surrounded by the inscription.

الاستثمار من اجل المستقبل


Tughra (Arab Republic of Egypt) divides dates (low-left Gregorian date, low-right Hejira date), legend "General Authority for Investment and Free Zones (GAFI)" above, value below.

الهيئة العامة للاستثمار والمناطق الحرة
جمهورية مصر العربية
١٤٠٧ ١٩٨٧
خمسة جنيهات

Type Commemorative Issue (Non-circulating)
Material Silver
Fineness 0.720
Weight 17.78 g
Diameter 37 mm
Thickness -
Shape round
Alignment Medal
Cairo Mint

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