Abdel Fattah El Sisi

Egypt participates in state funeral for assassinated former Japanese PM Shinzo Abe

Tue, 27 Sep 2022 - 02:38 GMT

Abe was cremated days after his assassination by a man in his forties while giving a campaign speech in Nara city in western Japan. A private funeral had been held earlier for Abe at the Zojoji temple.

Sisi: Private sector’s contribution to Egypt’s economy 70-75%, state to remove investment obstacles within 2 months

Tue, 27 Sep 2022 - 11:30 GMT

Sisi made his remarks on Tuesday during the inauguration of a number of projects belonging to the General Authority for Investment and Free Zones (GAFI).

President Sisi inaugurates projects of General Authority for Investment, Free Zones

Tue, 27 Sep 2022 - 08:23 GMT

The president inaugurated via video two free zones in Qalyoubia's Benha and Dakahlia's Mit Ghamr that belong to GAFI.

ALO’s 48th Arab Labor Conference to kick off in Egypt on Sunday

Sat, 17 Sep 2022 - 12:36 GMT

The 48th session of the Arab Labor Conference organized by the Arab Labor Organization (ALO) will kick off on Sunday under the patronage of President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi.

Photos: New fishing season starts at Egypt’s Gulf of Suez after 5-month-ban

Fri, 16 Sep 2022 - 01:40 GMT

The new fishing season started in the Gulf of Suez on Thursday after a five-month-ban to allow a biological rest, protect fish, and give the opportunity for fishermen to maintain their boats.

Egypt’s president starts 2-day visit to Qatar to discuss bilateral ties, issues of concern with emir

Tue, 13 Sep 2022 - 02:42 GMT

Egypt's President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi started on Tuesday an official two-day visit to Qatar’s capital, Doha, in for the first time as per the invitation of Qatar's Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani.

Egypt’s President Sisi makes 1st visit to Doha ‘in culmination of mutual intensive talks’

Tue, 13 Sep 2022 - 11:42 GMT

Egypt's President Sisi is heading to Qatar’s capital, Doha, in a two-day visit for the first time as per the invitation of Qatar's Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, the Presidency announced on Tuesday.

UK embassy in Cairo opens book of condolence for Queen Elizabeth II

Mon, 12 Sep 2022 - 09:03 GMT

The British Embassy in Cairo has opened a book of condolence for anyone willing to pay their respects after Queen Elizabeth passed away last week.

Egypt’s president, Norway’s Scatec CEO discuss cooperation on renewable energy projects

Sat, 10 Sep 2022 - 04:10 GMT

This comes within the framework of the national strategy to generate clean energy, said the Egyptian Presidency in a statement on the meeting in Egypt.

Egypt’s president follows up on cooperation with Australian FFI in green hydrogen, ammonia sectors

Sat, 10 Sep 2022 - 02:32 GMT

This came as President Sisi met in Egypt with Chairman of FFI Andrew Forrest in the presence of Minister of Electricity and Renewable Energy Mohamed Shaker, and Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Tarek El Molla, the Presidency said in a statement.

Sisi affirms Egypt’s support to Somalia in facing challenges, building state institutions

Fri, 09 Sep 2022 - 02:37 GMT

During the phone call, Sisi also stressed Egypt’s readiness to continue its support to Somalia to build and consolidate state institutions, the Egyptian Presidency said in a statement.

Sisi vows to continue directing gov’t to spare no effort to support farmers on national day

Fri, 09 Sep 2022 - 12:57 GMT

In a social media post, the president vowed to continue his directives to the government to make all possible efforts to support farmers nationwide and secure a decent life for them and their families.

Sisi warns of malicious campaigns to cast doubts on Egypt’s development achievements

Thu, 08 Sep 2022 - 12:42 GMT

The president made the statements on Thursday during the inauguration of the Olympic Village of the Suez Canal Authority (SCA) in Ismailia city.

Photos: Egypt’s president opens Suez Canal’s Olympic Village, witnesses hoisting of flags on new vessels

Thu, 08 Sep 2022 - 10:51 GMT

The president also witnessed the hoisting of flags on a number of new locally-made vessels in the canal accompanied by SCA Chairman Osama Rabie.

Palestine's Abbas briefs President Sisi on efforts to push forward peace process: WAFA

Tue, 06 Sep 2022 - 01:13 GMT

Sisi received Abbas on Tuesday in Al-Ittihadiya presidential palace in Cairo, Palestinian news agency WAFA reported.

Egypt keen to work with Algeria to ensure Arab summit success in enhancing efforts to tackle challenges: Sisi

Tue, 06 Sep 2022 - 12:57 GMT

Receiving Algerian Foreign Minister Ramtane Lamamra in Cairo on Tuesday, Sisi affirmed that success of the upcoming summit aims at restoring the unity of the Arab world in a way that supports the concept of the national state and preserve the resources of the Arab peoples.

Egypt’s president congratulates William Ruto on winning Kenya presidential elections

Tue, 06 Sep 2022 - 10:33 GMT

Sisi wished the new president success in leading Kenya and its brotherly people towards a bright future and further progress and prosperity.

Sisi urges developing Suez Canal Authority’s efforts to localize fishing vessels industry

Sat, 03 Sep 2022 - 06:36 GMT

In a meeting with SCA Chairman Osama Rabie, Sisi ordered developing these efforts to produce fishing boats that are used locally by fishermen in Egyptian lakes that have been developed, including Lake Manzala.

Egypt’s president boosts exceptional ration card support for the most needy

Thu, 01 Sep 2022 - 10:20 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi has ordered boosting the exceptional support provided to the most needy on ration cards from LE 100 to LE 300.

Sisi invites Gabonese president to attend COP27 world leaders’ summit in Egypt

Mon, 29 Aug 2022 - 04:22 GMT

The world leaders’ summit will take place on 7-8 November.