Egyptian government responds to hundreds of medical emergencies in 1 month

Fri, 04 Nov 2022 - 03:15 GMT

The Higher Medical and Emergency Committee indicated in a statement Friday the number of medical emergencies it responded to in October, and that were brought up on social media.

Egypt's president inaugurates National Unified Network of Emergency and Safety Services

Mon, 31 Oct 2022 - 11:46 GMT

The network was built in 24 months, and the cost of its infrastructure amounted to be $1 billion.

Egyptian President Sisi directs governors to monitor prices of commodities in markets during Ramadan

Tue, 12 Apr 2022 - 07:02 GMT

Egyptian Presidential Spokesperson Bassam Rady said in a statement that President Sisi was given a detailed presentation about the center, where the latest technologies are being used.

Egypt's PM pledges commitment to balance between freedoms, needs of national security

Sun, 01 Nov 2020 - 03:17 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli delivered Sunday a speech at the House of Representative.

Emergency monetary subsidies reimbursed to workers at 197 tourism establishments in Egypt

Tue, 05 May 2020 - 11:39 GMT

Payments will be reimbursed to workers at around 1,262 tourism establishments in the coming days.

Construction works of new emergency hospital in Aswan in full swing: Official

Thu, 30 Apr 2020 - 03:28 GMT

"Work is in full swing to establish the emergency hospital building at Aswan University during the holy month of Ramadan," said Abdullah el-Obaidi, the executive director of university hospitals at Aswan University.

PM prolongs prosecution of defendants in precise crimes by State Security Emergency Courts

Tue, 28 Apr 2020 - 11:20 GMT

The prime minister issues such decree every three months along with the renewal of the emergency law enforcement by the president.

Sisi issues decree extending state of emergency for 3 more months

Tue, 28 Apr 2020 - 09:49 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi has issued a decree extending the state of emergency nationwide for three months as of 1 a.m. local time on Tuesday, 28 April 2020.

37 dead, 18 unaccounted for in Thai tourist boat capsize

Sat, 07 Jul 2018 - 01:10 GMT

Thai rescuers pulled 37 bodies from waters off the coast of the holiday island of Phuket on Friday .

Egypt's Parliament approves state of emergency extension

Sun, 24 Jun 2018 - 02:13 GMT

The Egyptian Parliament, headed by Ali Abdel Aal, approved Sunday the extension of the state of emergency across the country for three months from July 14, 2018.

Ethiopia lifts state of emergency as political crisis eases

Tue, 05 Jun 2018 - 02:29 GMT

Ethiopia on Tuesday cut short a state of emergency imposed after the resignation of the former prime minister.

Ethiopia to lift emergency rule two months early, declaring unrest over

Sat, 02 Jun 2018 - 11:02 GMT

Ethiopia's parliament is set to lift a six-month state of emergency two months early.

Canada's largest city to open emergency housing for asylum seekers

Wed, 23 May 2018 - 11:03 GMT

Canada's largest city said it is activating an emergency contingency plan to shelter refugee claimants as it prepares for an influx of migrants this summer.

Egypt's Parliament approves 3-month state of emergency across Egypt

Sun, 15 Apr 2018 - 03:21 GMT

The House of Representatives has approved a presidential decree to impose a three-month state of emergency across Egypt.

Maldives seek to project calm but tourists told to stay away

Tue, 06 Feb 2018 - 12:39 GMT

The Maldives today sought to reassure tourists they would be safe as governments warned their citizens to steer clear of the troubled honeymoon islands.

House of Representatives approves extending emergency state

Tue, 09 Jan 2018 - 11:19 GMT

The House of Representatives on Tuesday approved extending the state of emergency in the country for three months as of January 13, 2018.

Emergency at Cairo International Airport over dusty winds

Fri, 05 Jan 2018 - 01:54 GMT

Authorities of Cairo International Airport declared a state of emergency at Cairo International airport on Friday as dusty winds obscured visibility.

Greece declares island in state of emergency after storm hits

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 - 12:57 GMT

Greece declared a state of emergency on the island of Symi on Tuesday.

Australians protest against unfolding 'emergency' in offshore detention camp

Sat, 04 Nov 2017 - 10:21 GMT

More than 1,000 people protested in Australia on Saturday against the treatment of hundreds of asylum seekers in an offshore detention centre that the United Nations.

Turkey extends state of emergency for fifth time

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 - 04:56 GMT

The Turkish government on Monday backed a fifth extension of the state of emergency imposed.