South Sudan agrees with Egypt on necessity for reaching legal binding agreement on GERD operation, filling

Sat, 28 Nov 2020 - 01:58 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi and his South Sudanese counterpart Salva Kiir discussed in Juba on Saturday the developments of negotiations on GERD.

Ethiopia to start generating power from GERD in June 2021 despite Egypt, Sudan’s rejection

Fri, 27 Nov 2020 - 11:17 GMT

“In June 2021, the dam will start its first round of power generation,” he said during an online lecture at the University College London (UCL).

Sudan's PM says Ethiopian Dam directly affects his country

Mon, 23 Nov 2020 - 10:29 GMT

Hamdok asserted that it must not be operated until an agreement is reached.

Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia resume talks on Renaissance Dam

Thu, 19 Nov 2020 - 10:19 GMT

The meeting is being held via video conference, said Egyptian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ahmed Hafez on his Twitter account.

Kuwait supports Egyptian stance on GERD issue: FM Ahmad Nasser Al-Mohamed Al-Sabah

Mon, 16 Nov 2020 - 11:32 GMT

Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sheikh Ahmad Nasser Al-Mohamed Al-Sabah asserted that his country supports the Egyptian stance on the issue of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

Egypt's Sisi receives former Namibian pres. Sam Nujoma

Sat, 14 Nov 2020 - 02:19 GMT

They exchanged views on a number of African affairs, particularly the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

Sudanese PM Hamdok affirms Khartoum’s stance regarding reaching fair agreement on GERD

Mon, 09 Nov 2020 - 11:03 GMT

Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok affirmed during a meeting, Monday Khartoum’s stance on reaching a fair agreement on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), to all three countries of Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia under the supervision of the African Union.

EU to play positive role in file of Ethiopian Renaissance Dam: European Council President

Fri, 06 Nov 2020 - 02:08 GMT

He said that the EU is aware of the importance of this file for the three countries, noting that he discussed this matter with Egypt several times.

Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia fail to agree on methodology to complete GERD talks

Wed, 04 Nov 2020 - 10:42 GMT

The water resources ministers of the three countries met to find an ideal framework for GERD talks

Technical, legal experts of Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia hold 3-day meetings on Renaissance Dam

Tue, 03 Nov 2020 - 11:22 GMT

The meeting's outcomes will be reported to the ministers of the three states as they will convene on November 5.

Irrigation ministers of Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan discuss negotiation mechanism to resume talks

Mon, 02 Nov 2020 - 09:40 GMT

Sunday's meeting is the outcome of another that took place on October 27.

Tripartite talks on GERD between Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia resumes Sunday

Sun, 01 Nov 2020 - 09:15 GMT

During this one-week round, the three countries would discuss a clear and detailed agenda and a tight timetable for the path of negotiation, according to a statement by the Sudanese Ministry of Eater Resources.

Sisi emphasizes Egypt-Sudan railway, electrical linkage to be expedited in meeting with Burhan

Tue, 27 Oct 2020 - 12:25 GMT

President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi stressed that joint development projects will be expedited as he met with Chairman of the Sovereignty Council of Sudan Abdel Fattah al-Burhan on Tuesday.

Chairman of Sudanese Sovereignty Council visits Egypt in parallel to talks on GERD

Tue, 27 Oct 2020 - 09:49 GMT

Chairman of the Sovereignty Council of Sudan Abdel Fatah al-Burhan pays Egypt a state visit on Tuesday.

Sources: Egypt’s FM Shoukry will not take part in GERD Tuesday's meeting

Mon, 26 Oct 2020 - 02:12 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry will not talk part in Tuesday's meeting on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) according to Sources told Egyptian Youm7 newspaper.

Renaissance Dam talks to resume Tuesday, Sudan refuses old 'dead-end' negotiating approach

Mon, 26 Oct 2020 - 11:15 GMT

New negotiations round on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) will resume on Tuesday with the participation of all three countries of Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia according to President of South Africa and African Union, Matamela Cyril Ramaphosa.

Egypt: Ethiopia responsible for failure of GERD talks

Sat, 24 Oct 2020 - 10:54 GMT

“We are trying to reach an agreement. We are interested in providing electricity to all Ethiopian people and offer utmost cooperation,” he said.

Ethiopia responds to U.S. president's statements on disagreement with Egypt over GERD

Sat, 24 Oct 2020 - 12:34 GMT

Trump's statements came in a phone call with Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok in the presence of press.

Trump: Ethiopia built dam that stops water, you can't blame Egypt for being upset

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 - 09:31 GMT

The United States president Donald Trump urged Sudanese Prime Minister Abdullah Hamdok to do all the efforts he can to reach a solution regarding The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) issue between Egypt and Ethiopia.

EU supports GERD talks, announces new water cooperation with Egypt

Thu, 22 Oct 2020 - 03:50 GMT

The EU and the Egyptian Ministry of Water Resources are discussing a new project titled “EU for Water”, where the EU contributed by a grant of €20 million.