Ukraine Crisis

Egypt keeps gasoline, diesel prices unchanged in quarterly review

Sat, 22 Oct 2022 - 01:48 GMT

As per the committee’s decision, the price of 80-octance gasoline will remain unchanged at LE 8 per liter while price of 92-octance and 95-octane will remain fixed at LE 9.25 and LE 10.75 per liter respectively, a statement by the Ministry of Petroleum said.

Egypt, India agree on boosting trade, cooperation on 75th anniversary of diplomatic ties

Sat, 15 Oct 2022 - 01:17 GMT

Egypt and India have agreed on boosting their trade and cooperation in various fields as they celebrate this year the 75th anniversary of their diplomatic relations.

Arab communications group 'fully ready' to mediate between Russia, Ukraine: Egypt’s FM

Fri, 23 Sep 2022 - 08:58 GMT

Shoukry’s remarks were made in a meeting for the group in New York in the presence of Secretary-General of the League of Arab States Ahmed Aboul Gheit on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) on Thursday.

US Fed raises interest rates by 75 bps in face of inflation

Wed, 21 Sep 2022 - 06:47 GMT

This is the third time in a row for Fed to raise interest rates against the background of its struggle with the US soaring inflation due to the Ukraine crisis and its impacts on world economies.

Egyptian, Portuguese FMs discuss Libya situation, Ukraine crisis impacts on supply chains

Mon, 19 Sep 2022 - 07:41 GMT

Shoukry and Cravinho discussed developments regarding a number of regional and international issues during a meeting on the sidelines of the 77th United Nations General Assembly, a statement by the Egyptian Foreign Ministry read.

New Indian wheat shipment to Egypt fully complies with required specifications: CAPQ

Sat, 14 May 2022 - 09:39 GMT

In a telephone interview with Al-Hayah Al-Youm, Attar said the examination of the Indian wheat samples proved high quality of the wheat, noting that a CAPQ committee is still present in India to complete wheat examination.

Improvement in Egypt’s economic situation to not be felt unless population growth is controlled: Sisi

Fri, 22 Apr 2022 - 09:35 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi reaffirmed that people in Egypt will not be able to feel the improvement in the local economic situation unless population growth is controlled.

Egypt managed to overcome fallout of current global economic crisis: Min.

Fri, 08 Apr 2022 - 01:29 GMT

The Egyptian government has launched a financial package worth LE 135 billion as per presidential directives to mitigate the impact of the global impact of the Ukraine crisis on people and economic sectors, Finance Minister Mohamed Maait said.

Opinion - Out of conflict, a plan for Africa’s food security

Wed, 30 Mar 2022 - 05:57 GMT

A foreign war has exposed Africa’s chronic dependence on food imports and galvanized action to address the nexus between conflict, food insecurity and climate change, write Patrick Verkooijen, Anne Beathe Tvinnereim and Akinwumi Adesina

Egypt sets additional incentives to encourage farmers to supply local wheat at LE 65/ardeb

Wed, 16 Mar 2022 - 02:14 GMT

As per the directives, price of wheat ardeb, which is equal to 150 kilograms, will be LE 865, 875, and 885 for wheat with purity percentage of 22.5, 23, and 23.5 respectively.

Egyptian PM: Gov’t capable of tackling impacts of Russia-Ukraine crisis

Wed, 09 Mar 2022 - 06:23 GMT

Egypt’s Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli said on Wednesday that the government is capable of tackling a large part of the impact of the Russia-Ukraine crisis on the country.

Egypt transfers Ukraine’s tourists to neighboring European states for free

Sat, 05 Mar 2022 - 08:43 GMT

As per the decision, Egypt has so far transferred around 4,000 Ukrainian tourists to European states, Cabinet Spokesman Nader Saad said.

Kyiv voices appreciation to Egypt for providing support to Ukrainian tourists

Thu, 24 Feb 2022 - 04:28 GMT

The embassy appealed to the Ministry of Immigration to provide support and assistance to Ukrainian tourists who are currently in Egypt.