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Azhar to send 2nd aid convoy to Gaza Sunday

Sat, May. 26, 2018

Al Azhar second medical and relief aid convoy will leave Cairo on Sunday heading for the Gaza Strip upon directives of Grand Imam Ahmed el Tayyeb.

Trade minister briefs Prime Minister on results of Russia’s visit

Sat, May. 26, 2018

Kabil briefed Saturday Prime Minister Sherif Ismail on the outcome of his visit to Russia last week and other files being handled in the Trade Ministry.

Retrial of Ahmed Douma in Cabinet HQs violence case adjourned

Sat, May. 26, 2018

Cairo Criminal Court on Saturday adjourned till Tuesday and Wednesday sessions the retrial of activist Ahmed Douma in the case of violence.

Public business sector minister reviews restructuring plan of Cotton & Textile Holding Company

Sat, May. 26, 2018

Minister of Public Business Sector reviewed with the board of the Cotton&Textile Industries Holding Company a restructuring blueprint for the corporation’s subsidiaries.

Egypt acts as a liaison between Europe, Africa; Merkel's representative for Africa

Sat, May. 26, 2018

Merkel expressed pleasure that Egypt will receive the presidency of the African Union (AU) in 2019.

Egypt reiterates commitment to strict anti-corruption policies

Sat, May. 26, 2018

Egypt has highlighted its tremendous efforts in fighting corruption, reiterating commitment to pursuing strict anti-corruption policies.

Transport min., EIB delegation probe coop. in transport

Sat, May. 26, 2018

Transport Minister Hisham Arafat on Saturday discussed with a European Investment Bank (EIB) delegation cooperation in the various fields of transport.

National football team leaves for Tunisia

Sat, May. 26, 2018

The national Olympic team, led by Egyptian Football Association (EFA) member Essam Abdel Fatah, left Cairo on Saturday morning, heading for Tunisia on the first leg of its training camps.