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Russia in contact with all states that can make impact on Libya: deputy FM

Mon, 06 Jul 2020 - 03:37 GMT

"We are in contact with all sides, and, above all, we are in contact under the auspices of the UN.

Cabinet: Bourse recovers from COVID-19 impact

Mon, 06 Jul 2020 - 03:08 GMT

The EGX managed to recover from the impact of the COVID-19 crisis and its indices collectively went up, thanks to the accumulative positive performance, according to the infograph.

Egypt acquires lion's share of investment deals in MENA

Mon, 06 Jul 2020 - 03:04 GMT

Investments in Middle East and North African startups jumped 35 percent during the first half of the year with companies in the United Arab Emirates raising the bulk of the funding.

Dollar drops versus pound recording LE16.01 for buying at 11 banks

Mon, 06 Jul 2020 - 02:59 GMT

The optimistic expectations are backed by the increase in the foreign currency in Egypt due to the return of tourism and foreign investment.

1,075 stranded Egyptians back home via 7 flights

Mon, 06 Jul 2020 - 10:16 GMT

Kuwait's Directorate of Civil Aviation said on Monday 1,075 stranded Egyptians in the Gulf country flew home on board seven flights.

CBE official: 4,291 clients benefit from initiative to support economic sectors

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 - 02:02 GMT

As many as 4,291 clients have benefited from the initiative until the end of June, the source said in statements to MENA.

Heads of Egypt's press, media organisations sworn in before parliament

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 - 01:17 GMT

Laws regulating the performance of the press media organisations stipulate that new heads will be sworn in before parliament before they can exercise their duties.

1,470 stranded Egyptians leave Kuwait on board 9 flights

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 - 11:01 GMT

The flights were organized by Kuwait Airways, Air Cairo, Air Arabia Egypt, Kuwait Jazeera Airways and FlyEgypt.

Natural gas supplied to more than 1M housing units within year: Egypt Min.

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 - 10:56 GMT

Molla said 1.07 housing units were connected to natural gas within 2019-2020 as part of a national project to deliver natural gas to households.

Egypt's Naval Forces seize illegal drugs in southern coast

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 - 10:53 GMT

Naval forces succeeded Sunday in thwarting an attempt to smuggle a large amount of bhang via the country's northern coast.

CBE: Aman certificates beneficiaries hit 859,000

Sat, 04 Jul 2020 - 12:13 GMT

They bought certificates worth EGP 858 million, it also said.

Two flights carrying 383 tourists arrive at Hurghada airport

Sat, 04 Jul 2020 - 11:10 GMT

The airport authorities, in coordination with the bodies concerned, have carried out all the precautionary measures that entail conducting sterilization, temperature check up along with maintaining social distancing among passengers.

Iraq: 132 new COVID-19 cases reported in Dhi Qar

Sat, 04 Jul 2020 - 11:04 GMT

According to the latest tally by the Ministry of Health, the total number of COVID-19 cases in Iraq has reached 56,020, while the recoveries hit 29,600.

Environment Ministry issues 1st guidance for cruises in protectorates

Fri, 03 Jul 2020 - 02:21 GMT

The ministry issued on Thursday the guidelines on the ways of disposal of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) waste in several sectors.

PM reviews report on OECD Investment Policy Review of Egypt

Fri, 03 Jul 2020 - 01:29 GMT

Egypt's economic growth recorded an increase of 5.5% in 2019, the highest in a decade.

Manpower min.: 1,435 Egyptians stranded in Kuwait to return home Friday

Fri, 03 Jul 2020 - 11:25 GMT

The flights are operated by the airlines of Kuwait Airways, Jazeera Airways and Air Arabia Egypt companies.

Lavrov: Cairo Declaration, outcomes of Berlin summit can be base for Libyan dialogue

Fri, 03 Jul 2020 - 11:22 GMT

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Friday said his country has welcomed reaching the immediate ceasefire initiative in Libya.

Mufti: July 3rd is crucial day in Egyptian history

Fri, 03 Jul 2020 - 11:18 GMT

On that day the Egyptian people foiled a conspiracy against the homeland and its national security that was plotted by the terrorist Muslim Brotherhood group, he said.

CBE representative to join 2 committees on investment disputes settlement upon PM decision

Fri, 03 Jul 2020 - 11:07 GMT

CBE Governor Tarek Amer will represent the bank in the two committees, the source said.

Scientific Research min.: Egypt developing 4 COVID-19 vaccines

Thu, 02 Jul 2020 - 03:35 GMT

A research team at the National Research Centre discovered that there are three natural materials that can diminish the virus.

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