Saudi Arabia

Egypt welcomes Saudi Arabia, Oman efforts to support a sustainable solution to Yemen crisis

Thu, 21 Sep 2023 - 08:02 GMT

Egypt has welcomed the efforts exerted by Saudi Arabia and Oman in working out a sustainable solution to the Yemeni crisis as Saudi Arabia hosted a round of talks with a Yemeni delegation in a bid to crystallize such efforts.

Egypt's FM and Saudi his counterpart Discuss Strengthening Bilateral Relations

Tue, 15 Aug 2023 - 01:37 GMT

The meeting was announced by the official spokesperson for the Egyptian Foreign Ministry, Ambassador Ahmed Abu Zeid, via the platform "X," previously known as "Twitter."

Palestine welcomes appointment of first Saudi ambassador

Sun, 13 Aug 2023 - 12:48 GMT

The role will be filled by Nayef al-Sudairi, the current ambassador to Jordan.

Sudanese Army Delegation Resumes Negotiations with Rapid Support Forces in Jeddah

Sun, 16 Jul 2023 - 04:02 GMT

Neither the Rapid Support Forces nor the Saudi host authorities commented on the suspension at that time.

EgyptAir operates 21 flights to airlift pilgrims from Saudi Arabia

Sat, 08 Jul 2023 - 02:14 GMT

The company announced in a statement that 8 flights from Jeddah and 9 flights from Medina to the Cairo International Airport, in addition to two flights from Jeddah to Alexandria’s Burj Al Arab Airport, and two other flights from Jeddah to Bamako in Mali.

Al-Azhar re-calls for boycotting Sweden products in protest at burning of copy of Noble Quran

Thu, 29 Jun 2023 - 01:54 GMT

Al Azhar also voiced its gratitude to the Kingdom of Morocco, king and people, for taking an action against Sweden after summoning the Chargé d'Affaires.

EgyptAir to start air bridging pilgrims from Saudi Arabia on July 1

Thu, 29 Jun 2023 - 01:01 GMT

The company added that it is keen to overcome all obstacles, to facilitate all procedures for the pilgrims and to provide the best services.

Russian FM: Accession of Egypt, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Algeria will boost ‘multipolarity’

Sat, 17 Jun 2023 - 11:16 GMT

In an interview with Russia Today, Lavrov added: “And they are all leaders, to some extent, in the Arab and Islamic world. This would undoubtedly enrich BRICS.”

First batch of Egyptian pilgrims leave for Saudi Arabia

Sat, 10 Jun 2023 - 04:14 GMT

The pilgrims expressed their thanks and appreciation for what the Ministry of Interior is doing to provide all aspects of care and attention during their departure to perform the rituals of Hajj [pilgrimage], according to a statement from the Ministry of Interior.

Rology acquires Saudi Arabia’s Arkan United

Mon, 05 Jun 2023 - 10:37 GMT

Rology was founded in 2017 as an on-demand teleradiology platform that connects hospitals and other healthcare providers with remote and readily available radiologists.

Commander of Egyptian Naval Force holds talks with Saudi, Qatari counterparts

Mon, 22 May 2023 - 11:14 GMT

Commander of the Egyptian Naval Force Admiral Ashraf Atwa met his Saudi counterpart Fahd Bin Abdallah al-Ghefeily, and his Qatari counterpart Abdallah Hassan al-Seleity.

Holders of visit visas to Saudi Arabia banned from entering KSA during Hajj season: EgyptAir

Sat, 20 May 2023 - 06:49 GMT

The company asked all tourism companies and travel agents not to issue tickets or accept visas of all kinds on flights heading to Jeddah/Madinah, starting from Tuesday, May 30, 2023, until Wednesday, June 28, 2023.

Egyptian FM convenes with four Arab counterparts in Jeddah

Thu, 18 May 2023 - 11:36 GMT

The ministers conferred over regional and international developments, including the updates of the Saudi Arabia-Iran deal signed in March.

Egypt's FM attends 1st meeting of Arab Ministerial Contact Group on Sudan

Wed, 17 May 2023 - 06:47 GMT

The group was formed upon a decree by the Council of the Arab League during its extraordinary session on May 7.

Egypt’s FM, UN Envoy discuss Syrian crisis ahead of Arab League meeting in Saudi Arabia

Sun, 14 May 2023 - 10:06 GMT

During the call, both sides discussed the Arab League’s latest decision held on May 7 with the regard of the resumption of participation of Syrian government delegations in the Saudi Arabia-host meeting, Abu Zeid added.

Egypt welcomes Jeddah Declaration of Commitment to Protect the Civilians of Sudan

Fri, 12 May 2023 - 12:17 GMT

Military clashes have erupted between the Sudanese Army and the paramilitary RSF since April 15, claiming the lives of hundreds of people, and forcing others to be internally displaced, and pushing world countries to evacuate their nationals.

Egypt welcomes launching of preliminary talks between Sudanese warring parties in Saudi Arabia

Sun, 07 May 2023 - 10:23 GMT

The statement released by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed hope that the meetings would produce a comprehensive permanent ceasefire.

Egypt's FM makes phone calls to 7 counterparts ahead of meeting on Syria, Sudan

Thu, 04 May 2023 - 04:48 GMT

The meeting is scheduled for May 7.

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, Saudi Arabia call for Arab League emergency meeting on military clashes in Sudan

Sat, 15 Apr 2023 - 09:55 GMT

“The successive and dangerous developments in Sudan necessitate holding this meeting for consultation and coordination among the Arab countries to defuse the current crisis, and work to restore stability to Sudan as soon as possible,” said Abu Zeid.