Water security of Egypt, Sudan 'integral part' of Arab national security - GCC chief

Sun, 03 Mar 2024 - 07:25 GMT

"We oppose any action or measure that infringes upon the two countries' rights in the Nile water," AlBudaiwi told the joint GCC-Egyptian ministerial meeting, held at the GCC General Secretariat in Riyadh.

Egypt's suspension of negotiations on Renaissance Dam due to Ethiopia's intransigence: FM

Sun, 03 Mar 2024 - 01:22 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry criticized Ethiopia's intransigence and neglect to the principle of good neighboring.

Egypt, Gulf Cooperation Council discuss regional issues, draft cooperation work plan

Thu, 08 Jun 2023 - 12:52 GMT

Assistant to the Minister of Foreign Affairs for Arab Affairs Ambassador Alaa Mousa co-chaired Monday a meeting of senior officials from the foreign ministries in Egypt and Gulf Cooperation Council's member states.

Egyptian FM flies to Jordan to participate in meeting on Syria

Sun, 30 Apr 2023 - 09:49 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry is heading Sunday to the Jordanian capital, Amman, to take part in the meeting of a committee, having as members Egypt, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, and Iraq, on Syria.

Egypt's FM to attend meeting of regional foreign ministers in Saudi Arabia Friday

Thu, 13 Apr 2023 - 10:21 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry will take part on Friday in a consultative meeting of the foreign ministers of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member states, Egypt, Jordan and Iraq, which will take place in Jeddah.

EGX signs MoU with GCC to scale up, accelerate regional climate action

Mon, 27 Mar 2023 - 02:46 GMT

This comes after the stock exchange’s recent announcement of launching Africa’s first regulated voluntary carbon market.

Egyptian president to participate in 'Abu Dhabi Summit' comprising Jordan, GCC countries

Wed, 18 Jan 2023 - 09:08 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi arrived Wednesday in the UAE to participate in the summit.

Egypt’s Sisi arrives in Riyadh to attend first China-Arab summit

Thu, 08 Dec 2022 - 10:11 GMT

The president will also hold a number of bilateral meetings with leaders participating in the summit “to discuss ways to promote bilateral relations, and tackle the latest developments in the regional and international arenas,” Rady said.

FM reviews Egypt’s vision on int’l issues with Blinken, ministers of GCC + Jordan, Iraq, Yemen

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 - 09:54 GMT

The meeting was held on the sidelines of the 77th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) with the presence of GCC Secretary-General Nayef Al-Hajraf, a statement by the Egyptian Foreign Ministry said.

It was good to attend a first-of-its-kind Jeddah Security and Development Summit: U.S. President Bide

Mon, 18 Jul 2022 - 09:41 GMT

The United States President Joe Biden said that “It was good to attend a first-of-its-kind “Jeddah Security and Development Summit” with the leaders of the GCC, Egypt, Iraq, and Jordan.

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.

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, GCC sign MoU on political consultation

Thu, 24 Feb 2022 - 03:54 GMT

They held a meeting during which both sides discuss the relations between Egypt and the GCC, and to exchange visions regarding the most prominent current issues in the regional and international arenas.

Egypt’s tourism promotion campaign targeting Arab market resumes for 2nd month

Sun, 04 Jul 2021 - 01:59 GMT

In one month, the campaign reached 20 million internet users in the GCC countries.

GCC mulls developments of electrical linkage with Egypt, Jordan

Mon, 15 Mar 2021 - 12:34 GMT

In 2019, a memorandum of understanding was inked to develop the technical study between the three parties.

Arab Quartet, Qatar announce reconciliation at GCC’s 41 summit final statement

Tue, 05 Jan 2021 - 07:07 GMT

Leaders and heads of the GCC member states' delegations signed the final statement of the 41st Summit of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) held in Saudi Arabia's Al Ula town.

Egypt signs final statement of 41st Gulf Cooperation Council Summit

Tue, 05 Jan 2021 - 01:58 GMT

Minister Sameh Shokry attended the summit held in Saudi Arabia's Al Ola town on January 5, 2021.

Coming GCC summit to be "extraordinary", "unprecedented": AP speaker

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 11:44 GMT

Assoumi expressed his trust that the leaders of the Gulf Cooperation Council's member states will save no effort so that the outcome of the summit would be positive.

GCC chief commends Arab solidarity with Palestine

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 - 10:54 GMT

Secretary-General of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Dr. Nayef Al-Hajraf lauded the supportive stance expressed by the Arab foreign ministers council towards Palestinians.

Egypt imposes entry visa fees on GCC citizens

Thu, 18 Jun 2020 - 06:16 GMT

The new decision did not specify the value of the fee imposed on GCC citizens for obtaining the visa.