Samar Samir

Egypt’s Sisi announces 5-point strategy, ‘Differently-Abled Fund' for people with disabilities

Sun, 05 Dec 2021 - 05:47 GMT

" I would also like to express my pleasure to be here and meet with you, today, wishing you all success,” President Sisi concluded his speech.

Vienna: Post-Covid tourist destination where breezy mood be found

Fri, 26 Nov 2021 - 02:19 GMT

To be breezy and enjoy your time and youth after more than a two-year restriction on global aviation, Vienna is a good choice.

Sisi inaugurates new housing units, addresses issues of Egypt's overpopulation, encroachment on agricultural lands

Sat, 16 Oct 2021 - 02:58 GMT

"The absence or inaccuracy of digitizing made us unable to see well. This led to the stability of an inaccurate reality and an absence of eradicating corruption," said President Sisi.

On World Cotton Day, Egypt says production increases by 30% this year

Thu, 07 Oct 2021 - 09:55 GMT

Egypt increased the cultivated area this year to reach 236,000 feddans. It is the same harvested area in 2019.

President Sisi announces 2022 a year of civil society, says 2011 Revolution a 'death certificate' for Egypt

Sat, 11 Sep 2021 - 06:47 GMT

At the launch of Egypt’s 1st national human rights strategy on Saturday, President Abdel Fattah El Sisi announced that 2022 is a year of civil society.

MV EVER GIVEN to leave Suez Canal on Wednesday, legal case of upholding her seizure will be dismissed in 60 days

Mon, 05 Jul 2021 - 05:48 GMT

A Legal consultant, who asked not to be IDed, told Egypt Today on Monday that the case will be left to be dismissed by the court after a period of 60 days.

Egyptians re-voice rejection to ‘Marital Rape’

Sun, 20 Jun 2021 - 05:28 GMT

“This [marital rape] causes psychological damage and health damage to the wife," said Rasha Omar, an expert at a family court.

Egypt’s Suez Canal Authority reveals how MV EVER GIVEN went aground, holds shipmaster responsible for the accident

Mon, 31 May 2021 - 04:53 GMT

The authority's officials said that the ship has 348 containers for 11 types of chemical materials, besides oxidizing agents, denying the presence of any nuclear or radioactive substances.

Egypt’s City of Gold

Fri, 07 May 2021 - 11:11 GMT

Officials and merchants reflect on the national megaproject, set to establish a fully integrated city for the manufacture and trade of gold in Egypt.

Egypt: Ethiopian claim that 2 GERD bottom outlets are capable of enabling average flow of Blue Nile 'incorrect'

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 - 01:39 GMT

The Ethiopian claim that the two GERD bottom outlets are capable of enabling average flow of Blue Nile is incorrect, the Egyptian ministry said.

Probe into accident of Ever Given vessel in Suez Canal may end by this weekend: Egypt’s SCA Chief

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 - 03:41 GMT

“We are celebrating the joining of the CSD Mohab Mamish, the largest dredger in the Middle East and Africa, to the fleet of the Suez Canal Authority. It is an unprecedented added-value to the authority’s fleet of dredgers,” he said.

9-yr-old Child killed after his father's car fell in Suez Canal; Rescue Diver reveals more details about accident

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 09:50 GMT

However, the child was stuck inside the car while it was sinking, said Mohamed Galal El Din, Suez Canal Diver who participated in the rescue mission and got the boy alive in 25 minutes.

Egypt’s Suez Canal Authority demands compensation for more than $1 Bln of losses and refloating costs

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 04:31 GMT

The ship has suffered damages at its bow and water entered in the bow’s holds due to its accident in rocky soil, but such damages did not affect its sailing when it has been pulled to the Great Bitter Lakes.

SCA chief: Daily losses due to Suez Canal blockage estimated at up to $15 million

Mon, 29 Mar 2021 - 09:58 GMT

“We are working round the clock to end the traffic jam in the canal and a total of 113 vessels will cross the canal from 6:00 pm on Monday to 8:00 am on Tuesday"

Egypt’s Suez Canal confirms refloating of EVER GIVEN vessel

Mon, 29 Mar 2021 - 01:24 GMT

Egypt’s Suez Canal Authority confirmed, Monday that the stranded EVER GIVEN vessel was successfully refloated in the canal.

Egypt’s Suez Canal Authority announces successful refloating of ‘EVER GIVEN’

Mon, 29 Mar 2021 - 08:04 GMT

Egypt’s Suez Canal Authority (SCA), announced Monday that the Panamanian container ship ‘EVER GIVEN’ has been successfully refloated.

When will Suez Canal Authority start offloading containers from EVER GIVEN Vessel?

Sun, 28 Mar 2021 - 03:09 GMT

The President has asked the authority to prepare for all possible scenarios and this does not mean that the authority started plan C.

Suez Canal chief on maritime status: 321 awaiting vessels; no exact time for refloating EVER GIVEN

Sat, 27 Mar 2021 - 03:14 GMT

Suez Canal Chief Lieutenant General Osama Rabei held a press conference Saturday to announced the latest developments on the efforts to refloat the EVER GIVEN vessel that ran aground.

Egypt's Suez Canal Authority resumes tugging efforts to refloat EVER GIVEN vessel

Sat, 27 Mar 2021 - 11:52 GMT

The Suez Canal Authority (SCA) will start the second attempt of refloating the aground vessel, EVER GIVEN, at 2:00 pm (Cairo time) in coincides with a press conference that would be held by head of the SCA Lieutenant General Osama Rabei to comment on the latest efforts that are being exerted to refloat the ship.

SCA holds press conference Saturday to announce latest efforts to refloat Ever Given Vessel

Sat, 27 Mar 2021 - 10:07 GMT

Being stranded in the canal, the Ever Given ship resulted in the suspension of the international maritime trade through the canal.