Egypt's Housing Minister Mostafa Madbouly talks at Egypt Mega Projects MEED Conference in Cairo, Egypt, December 8, 2015. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany
CAIRO - 14 June 2018: Egypt's new cabinet has sworn-in Thursday, with 12 new ministers taking the oath before President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.
Mostafa Madbouly was assigned to be the Prime Minister and the Minister of Housing. A total of 15 deputies to ministers were also appointed.
A total of 20 ministers remained unchanged including: Mohamed Shaker, Minister of Electricity and Renewable Energy; Mohamed al-Assar, Minister of Military Production; Sahar Nasr, Minister of Investment and International Cooperation; Nabila Makram, Minister of Immigration and Egyptian Expatriates Affairs; Ghada Wali, Minister of Social Solidarity; and Tarek Shawki, Minister of Education.
The list of new ministers in Madbouli's cabinet:
Ashraf Sobhi to be appointed as Minister of Youth and Sports, succeeding Khaled Abdel Aziz
Amr Sameeh to be appointed as Minister of Telecommunications, succeeding Yasser el-kady
Younis el- Masry to be appointed as minister of Civil Aviation, succeeding Sherif Fathy
Mohamed Mea't to be appointed as Minister of Finance, succeeding Amr el-Garhy
Amr Adel to be appointed as Minister of Trade and Industry, succeeding Tariq Qabil
Hala Zayed to be appointed as Minister of Health, succeeding Emad el-Din
Mohamed Zaki to be appointed as Minister of Defense, succeeding Sedky Sobhy
Mahmoud Tawfiq to be appointed as Minister of Interior, succeeding Magdy Abdel Ghaffar
Ezz el-Din Abu Steet as Minister of Agriculture, succeeding Abdel Moneim el-Banna
Mahmoud Shaarawy as Minister of Local Development, succeeding Abu Bakr el-Gindy
Hisham Tawfiq as Minister of Public Business, succeeding Khaled Badawy
Yasmine Fouad as Minister of Environment, succeeding Khaled Fahmy