Egypt

Int'l Cooperation Min. makes strides in structural reforms, project monitoring in 2020: Al-Mashat

Wed, 20 Jan 2021 - 05:00 GMT

This came during Al-Mashat’s presentation of the results of the periodic monitoring of development projects that were implemented throughout the year 98 percent of the projects are on the right track in implementation with no constraints

UK Export Finance unlocks trade to Egypt and supports UK jobs with £1.7bn guarantee

Wed, 20 Jan 2021 - 04:46 GMT

International Trade Secretary Liz Truss announced the government guarantee, which will support highly skilled jobs in Derbyshire as the UK builds back better in the aftermath of coronavirus.

Mansour Group invests in €100m football partnership with Right To Dream

Wed, 20 Jan 2021 - 04:35 GMT

Egypt to host new purpose-driven Football Academy and create a new Egyptian professional women’s team.

Al-Azhar denounces Greek Archbishop’s controversial statements on Islam

Wed, 20 Jan 2021 - 03:59 GMT

Statements by Archbishop of Athens and All Greece, Mr. Ieronymos about Islam have caused controversy, prompting criticism from prestigious Muslim bodies, including Al-Azhar in Egypt.

Male giraffe ‘Zizo’ suffered general body weaknesses before arrival in Egypt: Autopsy reveals

Wed, 20 Jan 2021 - 02:26 GMT

The male giraffe, which died recently at Giza Zoo a few days after it was imported from South Africa, has been suffering from general weakness for around three months before his arrival in Egypt.

Min. of Tourism & Antiquities distributes gifts to participating handball teams in Egypt

Wed, 20 Jan 2021 - 01:43 GMT

Egypt's Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities represented by the Egyptian Tourism Promotion Board distributed souvenirs and promotional materials for tourist destinations and Replica antiquities to the members of the teams participating in the tournament.

Congolese handball team visits Giza Pyramids on Jan. 20

Wed, 20 Jan 2021 - 01:20 GMT

The Congolese giant Gauthier Mvumbiand and members of the national team expressed their happiness and fascination with the Egyptian civilization .

Dar Al Iftaa demands not to share video of father burning his baby girl

Wed, 20 Jan 2021 - 12:49 GMT

Dar Al Iftaa commented on the video of a father trying to burn his baby and strip her of her clothes in Dakahlia Governorate.

Egypt, Qatar exchange memos on resuming diplomatic relations after over 3-year halt

Wed, 20 Jan 2021 - 12:35 GMT

The move falls within the framework of implementing mutual obligations stated in the Al Ula Declaration, the ministry said in a press release.

Egypt's Health Min.: 25K citizens registered their data to receive COVID-19 vaccine within 3 hrs

Wed, 20 Jan 2021 - 11:48 GMT

"there is an immediate follow-up to the needs of isolation hospitals and their availability," he added.

Egypt's economy succeeds in dealing with COVID-19 crisis in flexible manner: Sisi

Wed, 20 Jan 2021 - 11:43 GMT

The economic reform program achieved tangible achievements in a short period, which reflected positively on development efforts, and helped the state support the national economy, implement policies to stimulate continued work.

Arab Parliament affirms its support for Sisi's efforts to preserve Arab national security

Wed, 20 Jan 2021 - 11:35 GMT

The parliament also commended the Egyptian efforts to face the foreign interference in the internal affairs of Arab countries and protect their sovereignty.

COVID-19 crisis opportunity to promote digital transformation, develop sustainable development policies: Sisi

Wed, 20 Jan 2021 - 11:29 GMT

Sisi said Wednesday that 2020 was full of difficult challenges and negative repercussions resulting from COVID-19 crisis which has changed the world.

Egypt detects 899 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday

Wed, 20 Jan 2021 - 10:44 GMT

Megahed said 58 coronavirus-linked deaths were registered over the past 24 hours, raising the overall death toll to 8,696 since the outset of the pandemic.

MPs slams Minister of Information in Egypt’s Parliament, demand his resignation

Wed, 20 Jan 2021 - 05:48 GMT

Members of Egypt’s House of Representatives criticized Minister of State for Information Osama Heikal heavily during a Tuesday session saying that he is holding two official posts at the same time in violation of law

Civil society praises issuing executive regulations for NGOs Act

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 08:35 GMT

A number of representatives of the civil society organizations praised issuing the long-awaited executive regulations for the NGOs Act No.149 for Year 2019.

Libya’s constitutional track meeting affirm importance of abandoning differences between parties

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 06:06 GMT

Head of the Egyptian National Committee affiliated with the Libyan crisis praised, Tuesday the Libyan parties’ stances during the constitutional track meeting in Hurghada between the Parliament delegations and the Supreme Council of the Libyan State.

Video: Human rights, media delegation reflect on visit to Egypt’s Torah Prison

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 04:38 GMT

The visit, organized by Egypt’s Interior Ministry, was documented in a five-minute video released by the ministry Tuesday.

UN: Libyan Dialogue Forum approves executive authority selection mechanism

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 02:47 GMT

Seventy-two members of the Libyan Political Dialogue Forum participated in the voting process, 51 of whom voted in favor of the proposed mechanism.

5 Egyptian airports received health accreditation from ACI

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 02:18 GMT

The AHA accreditation was launched for a safe travel amid the rising risk of infection with Coronavirus pandemic.

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