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LE 308.3B allocated to economic bodies in new budget: min.

Mon, 17 May 2021 - 02:05 GMT

Economic bodies, totaling 57, are the pillars of economic activities in Egypt and they contribute to improving business climate in a way that serves national economy.

UN Secretary General 'deeply disturbed' by Israeli strike on Gaza media building

Sun, 16 May 2021 - 11:42 GMT

The comments came as Israel pummeled the Gaza Strip with air strikes, killing 10 members of an extended family and demolishing the 13-floor Gaza building

23 Palestinian civilians pulled out dead from debris

Sun, 16 May 2021 - 11:40 GMT

The number could rise as civil defense teams are searching for any more people who might be trapped under the rubble.

WB: Egypt fifth among world's most remittance recipient countries in 2020

Sat, 15 May 2021 - 12:41 GMT

Officially recorded remittance flows to low- and middle-income countries reached $540 billion in 2020, just 1.6 percent below the 2019 total of $548 billion.

10 Palestinians killed in Israeli attack on al-Shati refugee camp

Sat, 15 May 2021 - 12:31 GMT

Palestinians in the area say they were given no warning prior to the attack.

Israeli forces arrested 52 Palestinians in Acre, Lod

Sat, 15 May 2021 - 12:29 GMT

Israeli police forces stormed a large number of houses in Acre, Lod and other cities and detained scores of youths, the sources added.

Egyptian, Jordanian FMs probe means of reaching to immediate halt to Gaza clashes

Fri, 14 May 2021 - 05:39 GMT

On his Twitter account, Safadi blamed Israeli for the escalation of the clashes after his call with Shoukry.

Customs authority ensures immediate release of shipments of vaccines, medicines: minister

Fri, 14 May 2021 - 11:36 GMT

Minister of Finance Mohamed Maait has issued directives to head of the Egyptian Customs Authority Shahat Ghatori on speeding up customs clearance procedures for vaccines and medications immediately, even during times of weekends, vacations and days off.

Egypt, US conduct joint naval exercise in Red Sea

Thu, 13 May 2021 - 07:51 GMT

The drills saw the participation of Egypt's frigate Taba and US’s destroyer USS MAHAN, USCGC ROBERT GOLDMAN and USCGC CHARLES MOULTHROPE cutters.

Egypt, US conduct joint naval exercise in Red Sea

Thu, 13 May 2021 - 07:51 GMT

The drills saw the participation of Egypt's frigate Taba and US’s destroyer USS MAHAN, USCGC ROBERT GOLDMAN and USCGC CHARLES MOULTHROPE cutters.

Egyptian, Russian FMs agree on importance of ending Israeli attacks on Gaza

Thu, 13 May 2021 - 06:24 GMT

A statement issued by the Foreign Ministry said Shoukry's contact with Lavrov is part of wider good offices to protect civilians and pave the way for peace efforts.

Egypt condemns deadly shooting at school in Russia’s Kazan

Thu, 13 May 2021 - 04:37 GMT

Egypt stands in solidarity with Russia during this saddening and painful time.

Palestine: 43 Palestinians killed in Israeli attacks on Gaza Strip

Wed, 12 May 2021 - 12:45 GMT

Israel has waged dozens of airstrikes since Monday on the besieged Gaza Strip, targeting buildings and apartments that led to the heavy loss of life, mainly among civilians

Egypt's Presidential adviser urges citizens to abide by precautionary measures during Eid Al-Fitr

Wed, 12 May 2021 - 11:45 GMT

The state is currently working hard to follow up, detect and ban the spread of the Indian strain of the virus, which is highly dangerous and more fatal and warnings are rising to curb it

FM probes latest developments in Al-Quds with Saudi counterpart

Mon, 10 May 2021 - 11:33 GMT

Shoukry emphasized that Israel must put an end to its violations against international law while providing the necessary protection for civilian Palestinian brethren.

US dollar exchange rate stable at Egypt's banks

Sun, 09 May 2021 - 07:53 GMT

The dollar registered its lowest exchange rate at the National Bank of Egypt, recording EGP 15.60 for buying and EGP 15.70 for selling.

Egypt Petroleum Show 'EGYPS' postopned to February 2022

Fri, 07 May 2021 - 10:53 GMT

The exhibition is set to be held at Egypt International Exhibition Center (EIEC), under the patronage of President Abdel Fattah El Sisi.

Egypt's PM urges promoting public awareness over canal preservation

Fri, 07 May 2021 - 10:49 GMT

The premier underlined the importance of transferring as quickly as possible waste discharges after rehabilitating canals and promoting citizens' awareness to stop dumping their rubbish in waterways.

Egypt exports poultry chicken hatching eggs to UAE for first time

Thu, 06 May 2021 - 03:49 GMT

Head of the Livestock and Pourtly Development Sector Tarek Suleiman said Egypt's production of pourtly chicken stands at about 1.4 billion annually, adding that what exceeds the country’s needs of any pourtly products will be exported.

Egypt, US discuss boosting cooperation in fish farming

Thu, 06 May 2021 - 03:47 GMT

In this regard, Moselhi revealed that training workshops would be organized soon to qualify workers in the departments of research, production and veterinary medicine at the authority.

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