Egypt Parliament Daily Brief

Mon, Apr. 23, 2018

Egypt Today provides a comprehensive wrap up of the Egyptian Parliament’s proceedings for the day.

Shawkan’s selection for UNESCO Press Freedom Prize raises controversy

Mon, Apr. 23, 2018

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued a firm statement on Sunday expressing its regret over being informed of UNESCO’s intention to grant Shawkan the award

Why banning Blue Whale game is not easy

Mon, Apr. 23, 2018

The NTRA assured that banning all websites and platforms that allow access to suicide-encouraging games like the Blue Whale is not an easy task.

Opinion: Elastic Parties

Mon, Apr. 23, 2018

Today, there are about 104 parties in Egypt, yet none of these parties have come anywhere near the primary purpose for which parties are created.

Which Middle East countries are using, regulating, producing drones!

Mon, Apr. 23, 2018

Saudi Interior Ministry asserted on Sunday that regulating the use of remote-controlled drones is in its final stages.

Parliament approves draft law to amend Agriculture Law

Mon, Apr. 23, 2018

Parliament approved on Sunday during its plenary session the government-drafted law to amend some provisions in Agriculture Law No.53 of 1966.

Sudan urges to be lifted from State Sponsors of Terrorism list

Mon, Apr. 23, 2018

Sudan's Acting Finance Ministe Abdul Rahman Derar on Sunday called on the international community to totally lift the economic sanctions imposed on the country.

Why parliament's majority 'Support Egypt' coalition aims to merge its parties

Mon, Apr. 23, 2018

Members of Parliament’s majority Support Egypt coalition discussed the possibility of merging all political parties of the coalition into a unified party.