President Abdel Fattah El Sisi

Minister praises presidential support for expanding gas-powered cars

Fri, 08 Jan 2021 - 12:38 GMT

The stage is now set for expanding the national project to use natural gas as vehicle fuel in light of the increase of local production of natural gas along with the support offered by the presidency and the government and the efforts of several bodies concerned in the state to that effect, said Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Tareq el Mulla.

Sisi congratulates Egyptians on Christmas, says celebrations unique example of coexistence

Wed, 06 Jan 2021 - 11:55 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El Sisi congratulated Egyptians on the occasion of Christmas and the new year.

Mauritius PM says his country keen to lure more Egyptian investments

Fri, 18 Dec 2020 - 12:19 GMT

Mauritian Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth said his country is keen to lure more Egyptian investments in the fields of infrastructure, renewable energy, blue economy, textiles, tourism, water desalination, handicrafts, and agricultural industrialization.

Cultural, artistic movement in Egypt thrived after Sisi became President

Sun, 11 Oct 2020 - 03:56 GMT

The cultural and artistic movement in Egypt thrived ever since Abdel Fattah el-Sisi took office as Egypt’s president.

Egypt’s president greets Kuwaiti emir on taking constitutional oath

Fri, 02 Oct 2020 - 01:21 GMT

Sisi wished the new Kuwaiti emir success in carrying out his duties and expressed his full confidence in Sheikh Nawaf’s ability to achieve further prosperity and progress in Kuwait.

Egypt’s president urges scaling up efforts to develop unsafe slums, ensure decent life for dwellers

Sun, 20 Sep 2020 - 06:37 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Sunday urged continuous state efforts and projects to develop unsafe slums in the capital, Cairo, to secure appropriate housing units for citizens, the Egyptian Presidency said.

President Kiir hails Egypt’s support to South Sudan amid devastating floods

Thu, 10 Sep 2020 - 12:11 GMT

Kiir thanked his Egyptian counterpart, President Abdel Fattah El Sisi, for Egypt’s support to people of South Sudan at the times of crises, as he received Egyptian Water Resources Minister Mohamed Abdel Aati.

Sisi lays down foundations of modern nation for coming generations: businessman Abul Enen

Thu, 10 Sep 2020 - 10:41 GMT

Parliamentarian Mohamed Abul Enein asserted that President Abdel Fattah El Sisi is laying down the foundations of a modern nation for all the coming generations, adding that the Egyptian economy is strong.

Egyptian initiative to treat HCV patients in Africa targets 250,000 in Sudan: Health Min.

Sun, 23 Aug 2020 - 12:47 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al Sisi at the closing session of two-days Arab and African Youth Forum held in Aswan city in March last year announced a new initiative to eliminate Hepatitis C among one million African citizens.

Egypt awards Hungary’s Amb. Order of Republic for efforts to promote relations

Thu, 20 Aug 2020 - 10:55 GMT

Approved by the Egyptian president, Egyptian Assistant Foreign Minister for European Affairs Badr Abdel Ati handed over the order to Kveck, a statement by the Foreign Ministry on Thursday read.

New Alamein City hosts its 1st sports festival

Thu, 20 Aug 2020 - 10:52 GMT

The event kicked off on Wednesday in front of the cabinet's HQ in the city in the presence of a host of ministers and youths.

Sisi directs military commanders to maintain competence and combat readiness

Wed, 19 Aug 2020 - 04:57 GMT

President Abdel Fatah el-Sisi held a meeting Wednesday with the commander of the Second Field Army, president of the Engineering Authority of the Armed Forces, and the head of the Financial Affairs Authority of the Armed Forces, according to the presidential spokesperson.

Egypt records 139 new coronavirus cases amid state’s efforts to hit zero cases

Mon, 17 Aug 2020 - 08:43 GMT

Egypt recorded, Wednesday, 139 new coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, upping the total number of confirmed cases to 96,475, amid calls by the president on citizens to take preventive measures, in order for the country to hit zero new cases soon.

Four private non-profit universities to be constructed as per presidential decree: PM

Fri, 14 Aug 2020 - 02:58 GMT

Egypt’s Prime Minister Mustafa Madbouli on Friday said four private non-profit universities, as per a presidential order, in the areas of Alamein city, Suez, New Mansoura and South Sinai cities of El Tor, Sharm El Sheikh and Ras Sedr.

Egypt’s intelligence chief meets President Salva Kiir, discusses Sudan-armed groups peace deal

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 - 06:45 GMT

Chief of Egypt’s Intelligence Service Abbas Kamel on Wednesday headed to South Sudan, where he is set to meet with President Salva Kiir Mayardit and a number of officials, Extra News reported as urgent.

Judge Abdullah Omar sworn in as head of Egypt’s Cassation Court

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 - 05:02 GMT

Judge Abdullah Omar was sworn in as new head of Egypt’s Court of Cassation on Wednesday, in the presence of President Abdel Fattah El Sisi, the Presidency said in a statement.

Egypt’s air bridge carries medical teams, over 200 tons of aid to Beirut: Amb.

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 - 02:00 GMT

The capacity of an air bridge Egypt has recently opened to send relief to Lebanon after a deadly blast in the capital Beirut will triple, the Egyptian ambassador said, adding that it carries more than 200 tons of aid by now.

5th anniversary: How New Suez Canal helped boost Egyptian economy, refresh global trade

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 - 01:45 GMT

The main goal of the Suez Canal, both the main and the new one, is to link the Red Sea in eastern Egypt, through Suez city on the Gulf of Suez, with the Mediterranean Sea in the northern part of the country, through Port Said city, passing by Ismailia city almost halfway.

Egypt’s Sisi orders sending 2 planes loaded with medical aid to Lebanon after deadly blast

Wed, 05 Aug 2020 - 01:00 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Wednesday ordered urgently sending two planes carrying medical aid to Lebanon, after a deadly blast in the Lebanese capital that reportedly killed at least 100 people and injured at least 4,000 others.

Egypt keen to ward off danger to its national security, help Libyans reach political solution: FM

Wed, 29 Jul 2020 - 08:48 GMT

Egypt is keen to help Libyan brothers to find a comprehensive political solution to the crisis in their country, which would restore stability and undermine the impact of terrorist organizations in Libya and neighboring states, Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said on Tuesday.