Samar Samir

70 species threatened with extinction in Egypt

Tue, Jan. 21, 2020

Egyptian tortoises, mountain gazelle,Sinai tigers, cheetah, Nubian ibex and Barbary sheep are the most vulnerable animals to extinction.

Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia reach initial agreement on Renaissance dam after 9 years of disagreement

Thu, Jan. 16, 2020

The three countries’ ministers will meet again in Washington D.C. on January 28-29 to “finalize a comprehensive agreement” on the controversial dam.

Ethiopia asks for South Africa’s mediation in Renaissance Dam talks

Sun, Jan. 12, 2020

Ramaphosa welcomed the mediation role, saying “What is pleasing is that both countries are willing to discuss this matter and find solutions.”

Egypt slams Ethiopia for comments on Renaissance Dam

Fri, Jan. 10, 2020

Ethiopia’s statement “deliberately involved misleading and distorting facts, and presented a picture totally inconsistent with the course of the negotiations and against Egypt's stances, said Egypt

Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia fail again to reach agreement on Renaissance dam

Fri, Jan. 10, 2020

At the end of the final round of a four-meeting series between Egypt, Sudan, and Ethiopia on controversial Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) in Addis Ababa, the three countries failed to reach an agreement on the operating rules of the dam, announced

Egypt studies JICA's proposal to use surface irrigation

Sun, Dec. 1, 2019

A meeting held by the state-owned National Water Research Center discussed the Japanese proposal. The irrigation system will be applied in two areas.

AL: US decision on Israeli settlements ‘null and void’

Mon, Nov. 25, 2019

The approach taken by the US administration in making unilateral decisions is a flagrant violation to the international law and the UN resolutions that relate with the Palestinian cause,” Arab League said.

Sisi in Africa 2019: AU leaders work on building intracontinental infrastructure

Sat, Nov. 23, 2019

“Development is a human right,” said Egyptian President Abdel Fatah El Sisi at the Africa 2019 Conference in the New Administrative Capital.