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Egypt’s losses of latest floods LE800M, Sisi orders 'immediate mending for damages'

Tue, 17 Mar 2020 - 05:13 GMT

Egypt’s losses as a result of the latest heavy rains and floods reached LE800 million, according to Prime Minster Mustafa Madboly, Tuesday.

Cairo to witness cold weather, rainfall Sunday

Sat, 14 Dec 2019 - 11:04 GMT

The capital city will see cold weather Sunday, recording highs of 17 °C and lows of 12°C.

Sisi phones Guelleh, voices support to Djibouti after floods

Thu, 05 Dec 2019 - 09:20 GMT

Sisi voiced support to Djibouti in such hard circumstances and expressed readiness to dispatch medical and relief aids to back the Djiboutian national efforts following the floods.

Five dead in French helicopter crash, floods

Mon, 02 Dec 2019 - 10:40 GMT

Three emergency workers were killed overnight when their helicopter crashed while on a rescue mission in southeastern France

Egypt braces for unstable weather as of Wednesday, Gov’t readies for expected floods

Tue, 12 Nov 2019 - 12:36 GMT

Egyptian Meteorological Authority (EMA) has warned from unstable weather and heavy rains to hit the country as of Wednesday, and will last until Friday.

Egypt sorry over South Asia, Afghanistan floods

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 - 04:27 GMT

The ministry expressed Egypt's support for India, Pakistan and Afghanistan in this ordeal.

Egypt sorry over South Asia, Afghanistan floods

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 - 04:27 GMT

The ministry expressed Egypt's support for India, Pakistan and Afghanistan in this ordeal.

Getting ready for a rainy season: Learning from Abu Quir

Fri, 21 Dec 2018 - 01:05 GMT

Since these actions have been taken, the Abu Quir community has, reportedly, suffered significantly less challenges and setbacks because of flooding.

Parliament members urge government to prepare for floods

Sun, 02 Dec 2018 - 12:56 GMT

A number of Parliament members called on the government to prepare effectively for the upcoming winter.

Several dead, thousands flee homes in Iraq floods

Fri, 23 Nov 2018 - 01:26 GMT

At least seven people died and thousands fled their homes in flash floods around the northern Iraqi town of Shirqat on Friday, its mayor said.

Unstable weather in Cairo, floods expected in Sinai

Fri, 23 Nov 2018 - 12:03 GMT

Cairo expected to witness thunderstorm and a significant decline in temperature by 4-5 degrees Celsius over the coming days.

In Pics: Jordan flash floods kill 21 people, many of them school children on bus

Sat, 27 Oct 2018 - 10:21 GMT

Rescuers combed the shores of Jordan’s Dead Sea early on Friday, searching for survivors, after flash floods killed at least 21 people.

Qatari critic attacks regime over floods

Mon, 22 Oct 2018 - 03:59 GMT

Twitter users are questioning how Qatar will organize World Cup 2022.

Egypt extends deep condolences to Nigeria on flood victims

Fri, 12 Oct 2018 - 04:48 GMT

Cairo expressed its full support for the Nigerian government and people over the natural disaster, the statement added.

Japan begins clean-up after typhoon kills 11; major airport closed

Wed, 05 Sep 2018 - 12:49 GMT

Japan began on Wednesday to clean up after a powerful typhoon killed 11 people, injured hundreds and stranded thousands at a flooded airport.

10K cubic meters of water collected from Saint Catherine floods

Sun, 02 Sep 2018 - 04:20 GMT

The flood is the first wave to hit the country this year, according to the Egyptian Meteorological Authority's statement on Friday.

Egypt condoles with India over Kerala floods

Sun, 19 Aug 2018 - 10:23 GMT

The death toll from the worst flooding to hit India's Kerala state in a century has jumped to 357. Roads and bridges have suffered damage.

Sisi orders aid to be sent to flood-affected Sudan

Wed, 15 Aug 2018 - 07:10 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi ordered on Wednesday emergency aid to be sent to Sudan as floods are hitting the Arab country

Find out how Abu Quir used social capital to reduce flood effects

Thu, 02 Aug 2018 - 10:47 GMT

Currently the government is working, and has been working over the past four years, on strengthening drainage systems and the general infrastructure in Abu Quir.

Heavy rain, floods expected in Red Sea governorate

Sun, 27 May 2018 - 01:03 GMT

The Egyptian Meteorological Authority (EMA) raised concerns about expected heavy rain on the Red Sea governorate that may amount to floods.

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