Egypt

Egypt launches the longest clean-up campaign along the Nile to break world record

Sat, 01 Oct 2022 - 10:53 GMT

Cleaning operations were carried out via using boats, and hygiene tools to collect plastic waste floating along the Nile River, where 342 kilos of waste were collected in only Cairo Governorate.

Egypt denounces terrorist attack on learning center in Afghanistan

Sat, 01 Oct 2022 - 04:49 GMT

Egypt condemned on Friday the terrorist attack that targeted a learning center in the Afghan capital, Kabul, which left dozens of civilians dead and injured.

Egypt to host 'Finance Day' on November 9 within COP27 activities

Fri, 30 Sep 2022 - 03:08 GMT

The Finance Day will tackle the issues of the "innovative financing" and "fair transformation financing", the role of the private sector in mobilizing financial resources and directing them to environmentally-friendly projects, the minister said during his tour in Sharm El Sheikh city.

Egypt, Qatar discuss air transport cooperation

Fri, 30 Sep 2022 - 03:06 GMT

During a meeting on the sidelines of the 41st International Civil Aviation Organization Assembly, Abbas asserted the Civil Aviation Ministry's keenness to enhance cooperation and coordination with Arab countries in all international gatherings to serve the Arab air transport industry.

Egypt’s national dialogue to kick off in few weeks

Fri, 30 Sep 2022 - 03:03 GMT

He noted that there are voices outsides the country trying to criticize it and turning blind eyes to other positives in society.

Number of Egypt's desalination projects increased 12 times from 2014 till now - official

Fri, 30 Sep 2022 - 01:15 GMT

The deputy minister noted that Egypt's expansion to establish more desalination projects comes to bridge the gap between Egypt’s historical share of the Nile River water.

Egypt’s COP27 President-Designate: We need to act now to save lives and livelihoods

Fri, 30 Sep 2022 - 12:05 GMT

The Presidency also welcomed actions by Scotland and Denmark as “steps in the right direction” in relation to loss and damage and encouraged other developed nations to follow their lead.

The leading digital platform WATCH IT announces launching ‘Om El Donya’ documentary series to narrate 'Mahrousa' history throughout the Egyptian civilizations

Fri, 30 Sep 2022 - 11:19 GMT

The leading digital platform WATCH IT announces launching ‘Om El Donya’ documentary series to narrate 'Mahrousa' history throughout the Egyptian civilizations.

Egypt's Senate committee calls for deepening local industrialization

Fri, 30 Sep 2022 - 07:52 GMT

The Senate’s Arab, Foreign and African Affairs Committee, headed by Dr. Effat El-Sadat, recommended the need to deepen local industrialization in Egypt, to raise the proportion of local components of the industrial product, and to settle many promising industries in industrial zones, free and qualified industrial zones (QIZ).

Egyptian Transport Minister, Japanese side discuss executive status of 4th metro line

Fri, 30 Sep 2022 - 07:37 GMT

Egyptian Minister of Transport Engineer Kamel Al-Wazir, met with the Japanese Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Kenji Yamada, in the presence of the Egyptian Ambassador in Tokyo, Ambassador Mohamed Bakr, and the President of the Egyptian-Japanese Businessmen Association.

Sisi asserts Egypt's support to Pakistan after devastating floods

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 - 08:29 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi asserted on Thursday the Egyptian government and people’s support to the flood-ravaged Pakistan, Presidency Spokesman Bassam Radi said.

Egypt’s FM Shoukry voices deep concern over Israeli escalations

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 - 07:42 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry voiced Thursday Egypt's deep concern over the current Israeli escalations

Egypt plans to expand car tire industry

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 - 01:50 GMT

The minister affirmed the state's interest in the industrial sector, supporting partnership with the private sector, and opening the way for foreign investment.

Egypt’s FM meets with speaker of the Palestinian National Council

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 - 12:14 GMT

Egypt condemned on September 26, 2022, the repeated, escalating violations of the sanctity of Al-Aqsa Mosque, carried out by Jewish extremist elements in full view of the Israeli occupation forces.

Jordan praises Egypt’s experience in Agriculture sector

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 - 12:09 GMT

Hanifat told MENA that "Egypt now reaps the benefits of this experiment, stressing that his country is keen to cement cooperation with Cairo in the field of agriculture and other domains."

Egypt's national human rights strategy focuses on children rights

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 - 09:16 GMT

The National Human Rights Strategy singled out a focus on children’s rights, reviewing the most prominent challenges facing the promotion of children’s rights, foremost of which was the need to raise awareness of children’s rights, fight violence against children, as well as the phenomenon of homeless children.

President Sisi pardons number of convicts on the occasion of 6th of October celebrations

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 - 04:49 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi issued Resolution No. 485 of 2022 regarding pardoning number of the convicts on the occasion of the 6th of October war celebrations

Egyptian delegation participates at Shinzo Abe funeral, delivers message from Sisi to PM Kishida

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 - 04:42 GMT

The Egyptian delegation, headed by Transport Minister Kamel Al-Wazir, and accompanied by Egypt's Ambassador to Tokyo, Mohamed Abu Bakr, laid wreath of roses during the funeral ceremony of the late Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

Egypt condemns attacks on Kurdistan region of Iraq

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 - 04:33 GMT

Egypt has condemned recent attacks against the Iraqi Kurdistan region, which left some casualties among civilians.

Egypt says 6 round-tables for heads of state to be set ‘for more political engagement’ in COP 27, urges them 'to put differences aside'

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 - 09:48 GMT

Ambassador Wael Aboulmagd, Special Representative of the COP27 President continued that Egypt is aware of the problems of Africa as it chaired the African Union in 2018/2019 and would “would achieve maximum progress” for the African countries.

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