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Lavrov: Cairo Declaration, outcomes of Berlin summit can be base for Libyan dialogue

Fri, 03 Jul 2020 - 11:22 GMT

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Friday said his country has welcomed reaching the immediate ceasefire initiative in Libya.

Kuwait: 1,795 stranded Egyptians fly home on 12 flights

Fri, 19 Jun 2020 - 09:23 GMT

Five flights carrying 680 Egyptians left Kuwait for Sohag and four flights with 680 passengers on board headed for Cairo.

Ministers of tourism around the world should work together to protect tourism industry: Anani

Thu, 18 Jun 2020 - 11:36 GMT

Minister of Tourism & Antiquities Khaled el-Anani said that tourism ministers all over the world should work together to protect the tourism industry to maintain its contribution to national economies.

Remembering 72 years of Nakba: OIC reiterates firm support to state of Palestine

Fri, 15 May 2020 - 04:29 GMT

OIC also called on the international community to continue to support the Palestinians to regain their national rights, most notably the right to return to a homeland within the two-state solution.

Lufthansa Airlines to resume flights to some European destinations: GACIC

Fri, 15 May 2020 - 12:09 GMT

Lufthansa will offer around 1,800 weekly round flights to more than 130 destinations worldwide by the end of June.

AL discusses repercussions of coronavirus on GAFTA

Thu, 14 May 2020 - 11:31 GMT

The workshop gave an opportunity to Arab officials concerned with trade to stand on the latest data and expectations on the impact of coronavirus on the Arab and international economies.

UNICEF welcomes Sudan's criminalization of female genital mutilation

Fri, 01 May 2020 - 04:14 GMT

According to the UN, nearly nine out of 10 Sudanese women aged 15 to 49 have been cut, UNICEF reports.

COVID-19 nullifies Arab billionaires' wealth, Nassef Sawiris tops list by $5

Mon, 13 Apr 2020 - 05:03 GMT

The economic downturn caused by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic declined the wealth of Arab billionaire by $11.4 billion.

China ready to play constructive role to restore peace in Syria: envoy

Thu, 30 Jan 2020 - 12:25 GMT

The international community should, on the one hand, move over the political process, and on the other, help improve Syria's economic and humanitarian situation, said Wu Haitao.

Iraq steps up security measures in preparation for Friday's protests

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 - 12:14 GMT

These measures come in conjunction with today's expected "one million-strong" march that was called for by Iraq's Muqtada al-Sadr against the US, the source added.

UN envoy welcomes int'l call for ceasefire in Libya

Thu, 09 Jan 2020 - 11:21 GMT

Salame urged international and Libyan parties to respond positively to these calls and cease all military operations across Libya immediately to spare the country further bloodshed and provide relief to its people who are suffering the woes of this war.

Denmark pulls majority of its troops out of Iraq

Thu, 09 Jan 2020 - 11:04 GMT

However, around 30 to 40 Danish soldiers will remain in Iraq, she added.

Egypt signs Charter of Arab, African States bordering the Red Sea, Gulf of Aden

Tue, 07 Jan 2020 - 09:21 GMT

“We are in an urgent need to reinforce our troops to face the challenges and risks that surround us,” Saudi Foreign Minister said.

Sudan dissolves Bashir-era ruling party

Fri, 29 Nov 2019 - 10:11 GMT

According to two laws issued late Thursday by the transitional powers in the country (the sovereign council and the cabinet of Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok, a Bashir-era public order law which restricted women freedoms was also revoked.

Africa future of global economy: African experts

Thu, 28 Nov 2019 - 02:43 GMT

Energy is one of the top promising domains towards the achievement of economic development, particularly in the renewable-energy sector.

First African-Arab economic conf. kicks off

Thu, 28 Nov 2019 - 10:09 GMT

The First African Arab economic conference opened on Thursday to review means of realizing integration among Arab and African states.

UN says humanitarian situation in Syria remains dire

Thu, 21 Nov 2019 - 03:06 GMT

Since the end of October, an increase in airstrikes and shelling has impacted dozens of communities in Idlib, Hama, Aleppo and Latakia governorates.

Egypt urges Arab justice ministers to enhance judicial cooperation to fight terrorism

Thu, 21 Nov 2019 - 03:04 GMT

Addressing the 35th session of the Arab Justice Ministers Council, Abdel Rehim underlined the importance of setting up national mechanisms to confiscate all funds channeled to terrorist organizations.

Moscow advises citizens to avoid travelling to Iraq

Sat, 09 Nov 2019 - 10:16 GMT

The Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Saturday advised citizens to avoid travelling to Iraq in the near future due to the unstable situation in the Arab country.

Egypt chairs Arab ministerial meeting on electricity

Mon, 04 Nov 2019 - 02:50 GMT

Egypt chaired on Monday the 35th Meeting of the Executive Bureau of Arab Ministerial Council of Electricity held in Cairo.

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