Jehad El-Sayed

Sham El-Nessim: Warm weather awaits Cairo, most areas with a chance of showers along northern coast

Sun, 05 May 2024 - 03:12 GMT

As Egyptians gear up for the upcoming Sham El-Nessim holiday on Monday, they can look forward to enjoying the outdoors in pleasant weather. The forecast brings good news

Egypt to accept applications from expats to settle military service status from May

Sun, 28 Apr 2024 - 01:08 GMT

The initiative, launched for the first time in 2023, allows Egyptians between the ages of 18 and 30, as well as those who have exceeded this age range, to settle their military service status while staying abroad.

Six Arab foreign ministers to meet with Blinken on Gaza war ceasefire efforts

Sat, 27 Apr 2024 - 11:41 GMT

The foreign ministers of Egypt, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Jordan, Qatar, and Palestine are set to hold talks with US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Monday, the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement.

Egyptian Cabinet denies rumors of disappearance of Mohammed Ali family's historic silver bed

Sun, 21 Apr 2024 - 03:09 GMT

The Egyptian Cabinet has refuted rumors surrounding the alleged disappearance of a highly valuable silver bed that belongs to the Mohammed Ali royal family from the Manial Palace Museum in Cairo.

Private bakeries set to slash bread prices across Egypt starting Sunday

Fri, 19 Apr 2024 - 01:15 GMT

Starting from Sunday, Egyptians across the country will be able to purchase bread at reduced prices from private bakeries, ranging from LE 0.5 to LE 1.5 per loaf, in accordance with government directives.

Gaza war: Hamas delegation led by Khalil Al-Hayya to travel to Cairo for ceasefire talks

Sat, 06 Apr 2024 - 02:35 GMT

A Hamas delegation, led by Deputy Chief Khalil Al-Hayya, is set to travel to Cairo on Sunday for a new round of ceasefire negotiations.

President Sisi urges int’l pressure for immediate Gaza ceasefire in meeting with US congressmen

Wed, 27 Mar 2024 - 01:21 GMT

Sisi welcomed a delegation of Republican and Democratic US congressmen on Wednesday, led by Republican Representative August Pfluger, Chairman of the Counterterrorism, Law Enforcement, and Intelligence Subcommittee for the 118th Congress.

Egypt: Conducting any operation in Rafah despite global rejection reflects disregard for civilians’ lives

Sun, 17 Mar 2024 - 12:37 GMT

Egypt has reiterated its warning about the dangers of conducting any military operation in the city of Rafah, which currently houses more than half of Gaza's 2.3 million population, most of whom are displaced by the Israeli war.

Azhar Grand Imam, UAE President urge Gaza ceasefire, solution to Palestinian cause

Sat, 16 Mar 2024 - 08:41 GMT

The Grand Imam of Al Azhar, Ahmed El-Tayeb, and the President of the United Arab Emirates, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, have emphasized the importance of ongoing Arab, Islamic, and international efforts to achieve a ceasefire in Gaza.

Azhar Grand Imam condemns killing of 3 Egyptian monks at South Africa monastery

Wed, 13 Mar 2024 - 11:43 GMT

Al Azhar Grand Imam Ahmed El-Tayeb strongly condemned the recent attack on a monastery in South Africa, which killed three Egyptian monks, as an act of terrorism.

Local Brands: From Online to On-site Bazaars

Mon, 15 Jan 2024 - 04:11 GMT

Making the Jump from Digital to Physical: How Online Brands are Selling Offline.

Egypt, Turkey discuss enhancing health cooperation, treating wounded Gaza people

Thu, 14 Dec 2023 - 08:58 GMT

The ministers discussed developing cooperation between Egypt and Turkey in the medical and healthcare fields, including through a proposal to hold a joint medical conference between them in 2024, the Egyptian Ministry of Health said in a statement on Thursday.

State officials, public figures join masses at polling stations to cast their votes in 2024 Presidential Elections

Sun, 10 Dec 2023 - 11:44 GMT

State officials and ministers have joined the masses of citizens casting their ballots at polling stations spread across Egypt, encouraging citizens to exercise their right in choosing their leader for the next six years.

Photos: Egyptians in Arab, other states line up to vote in 2024 Presidential Elections

Fri, 01 Dec 2023 - 08:46 GMT

Dozens of Egyptians abroad have lined up at their embassies and consulates in Arab countries and many states around the world to cast their vote in the 2024 Presidential Elections.

Egyptian, Iranian presidents affirm need for avoiding Gaza conflict expansion

Sat, 11 Nov 2023 - 06:23 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi and his Iranian counterpart, President Ebrahim Raisi, have highlighted the importance of not expanding the Gaza conflict in the region, urging maintaining regional security and stability.

Egypt’s president, Qatar’s emir confirm rejection of attempts to forcibly displace Palestinians

Fri, 10 Nov 2023 - 02:26 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi and Qatar’s Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani confirmed on Friday rejection of the forced displacement of the Palestinian people.

Sisi reiterates to US Senate members Egypt’s rejection of displacement of Palestinians

Mon, 23 Oct 2023 - 03:55 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi reiterated on Monday Egypt’s rejection of the forced displacement of the Palestinian people from their lands as he received a delegation of US Senate members from the Democratic and Republican parties.

Egypt conducting intensive contacts with int’l parties to contain Palestinian-Israeli crisis: FM

Sat, 07 Oct 2023 - 12:27 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said Egypt is conducting intensive contacts at all levels with a focus on international influential parties to contain the current crisis between the Palestinian and Israeli sides.

Egypt's president to urge developing states’ integration into global economy at India’s G20 Summit

Fri, 08 Sep 2023 - 08:32 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi is heading to India to participate in the G20 Summit in New Delhi, where he is set to shed light on issues concerning developing countries, especially in Africa.

Photos: Egypt, Sierra Leone discuss enhancing military cooperation

Thu, 07 Sep 2023 - 05:45 GMT

Egypt and Sierra Leone have discussed means of developing cooperation between their armed forces as they held the first meeting of their military cooperation committee.