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Egyptian president meets with Bahraini Crown Prince in Manama

Wed, 29 Jun 2022 - 11:17 GMT

The press photo released by the Egyptian Presidency showed a portrait of President Sisi hanging on the wall behind him and the crown prince.

Egyptian President, Omani Sultan discuss Yemeni crisis, security of navigation in Red Sea

Tue, 28 Jun 2022 - 01:37 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi met Tuesday morning with Sultan of Oman Haitham Bin Tarek al-Said at Al Elm Al Amer Castle in Muscat holding talks without the officials of both countries unlike Monday's meeting.

Egypt is proud to be second homeland for 6M refugees: Foreign Ministry

Mon, 20 Jun 2022 - 02:03 GMT

On the occasion of the World Refugee Day, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs released a statement Monday.

Egyptian president holds trilateral meeting with kings of Jordan, Bahrain in Sharm El Sheikh

Sun, 19 Jun 2022 - 01:01 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi held Sunday a trilateral meeting in Sharm El Sheikh with King Abdullah II of Jordan and King Hamad Bin Eissa Al Khalifa of Bahrain.

Egyptian president to meet Joe Biden at Saudi Arabia summit in July 2022

Tue, 14 Jun 2022 - 06:02 GMT

The Royal Diwan of Saudi Arabia announced Tuesday that U.S. President Joe Biden would attend on July 16 a summit encompassing the heads of state of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries, as well as Egypt, Jordan, and Iraq.

Egypt's Social Solidarity Minister offers brokering cooperation between Egyptian, Lebanese social solidarity

Sun, 12 Jun 2022 - 05:13 GMT

Qabaj visited the Lebanese capital, Beirut, within the delegation of the executive bureau of the Council of Arab Ministers for Social Affairs.

Egypt's GAFI chief visits Qatar to discuss potential projects

Tue, 07 Jun 2022 - 05:41 GMT

Chairman of the General Authority for Free Zones and Investment (GAFI) Mohamed Abdel Wahab held a series of meetings in Qatar Monday to discuss new projects as well as existing ones.

Egyptian, Saudi air forces carry out 'Faisal 2' exercises

Tue, 07 Jun 2022 - 02:25 GMT

The Egyptian Armed Forces announced Tuesday its participation in Egyptian-Saudi Air Exercises "Faisal 2" which is carried out over several days.

Egyptian president discusses regional, global crises with EU Commissioner for Neighborhood and Enlargement

Thu, 02 Jun 2022 - 11:59 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received Wednesday at Al Itihadiyah Presidential Palace European Commissioner for Neighborhood and Enlargement Oliver Varhelyi.

Egypt ranks 1st in Middle East in open budget according to Global Barometer Index

Mon, 30 May 2022 - 05:44 GMT

The Global Barometer index is a new platform that includes a number of regional institutions and objective partners, who seek to assess the availability of data, governance and capacity.

Sisi tells heads of Middle Eastern churches Egypt has strategy to spread freedom of belief

Tue, 17 May 2022 - 03:41 GMT

Egypt has a strategy of eliminating discrimination based on any thing while spreading a culture of diversity and freedom of faith, President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi told heads of churches across the Middle East on Tuesday.

EU supports Egypt to become major hub of energy in Mediterranean, Middle East

Tue, 17 May 2022 - 02:05 GMT

European Union Ambassador to Cairo Christian Berger said Tuesday that the union supports Egypt to become a major hub of energy in the Middle East, North Africa, and Mediterranean.

Egypt expresses concern about developments in Libyan capital amid power handover attempt

Tue, 17 May 2022 - 10:43 GMT

The ministry urged all Libyan parties to practice self-restraint, and abstain from taking any steps that would foment violence.

Egypt hosts General Assembly of Middle East Council of Churches for first time

Mon, 16 May 2022 - 10:02 GMT

Egypt hosts for the first time the works of the General Assembly of the Middle East Council of Churches in its twelfth session Monday.

Egypt demands more support to services provided to Syrian refugees on its soil

Thu, 12 May 2022 - 09:30 GMT

Egypt's Ambassador to the European Union Badr Abdel Aty participated Tuesday in the Sixth Brussels Conference on "Supporting the Future of Syria and the Region."

Egyptian Prime Minister heads to Tunisia to co-chair Joint Supreme Committee

Thu, 12 May 2022 - 08:55 GMT

The supreme committee consists of a number of technical committees.

Egypt makes steps to turn Damietta Port into Middle East's largest transit, logistics center

Wed, 11 May 2022 - 01:28 GMT

The prime minister told press that the alliance will invest almost half a billion dollars in the first phase alone in spite of the economic circumstances the world is undergoing.

Egypt, Morocco stipulate reciprocal support on UN resolutions pertinent to disputes with other parties

Tue, 10 May 2022 - 11:36 GMT

The foreign ministries of Egypt and Morocco issued late on Monday a joint statement on the talks held by Minister Sameh Shokry and his Moroccan counterpart Nasser Borita in Rabat.

Egyptian Foreign Minister heads to Morocco for consultations on international developments

Mon, 09 May 2022 - 09:36 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry headed Monday to the Moroccan capital, Rabat.

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