Samar Samir

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.

Egypt to host 2nd round of GERD meetings on Dec. 2-3

Sat, Nov. 16, 2019

Egypt adheres to reaching a fair agreement on the technical issues, said Egyptian Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation Mohamed Abdel-Atti.

Egypt, UAE satisfied with outcomes of Washington meetings on Ethiopia’s dam

Fri, Nov. 15, 2019

Both sides highlighted the significance of reaching an agreement that secures the rights of the Nile Basin countries and avoids any harm to their water interests.

US, WB-brokered meeting on GERD convenes Friday

Thu, Nov. 14, 2019

The first round will last for two days, during which water ministers of the three countries will discuss the disputed rules of the dam's operation and filling.

Egypt looks forward to reaching legal deal at Washington talks on Ethiopian dam

Thu, Oct. 31, 2019

In a press conference with his German counterpart Heiko Maas in Cairo, Shoukry announced that US administration invited the countries to meet in Washington on November 6, 2019.

Sinai dams retain 6 million cubic meters of rainwater in October

Thu, Oct. 31, 2019

Benefits of rainwater floods boil down to feeding the aquafer of underground water in the peninsula and increasing the arable land, Sinai Governorate announced in a statement.