Zambia's judiciary releases Egyptians detained in ‘Zambia plane’ case

Fri, 01 Sep 2023 - 03:00 GMT

Zambian authorities announced seizing the private plane Bombardier Global Express T7-WW that carried “dangerous goods” on August 14 and also detaining ten people, including six Egyptians.

Egyptian, Zambian authorities coordinating on ongoing interrogations with Egyptians detained in Zambia

Tue, 29 Aug 2023 - 01:18 GMT

The Egyptian and Zambian authorities have been coordinating on current interrogations taking place with some Egyptians remanded in custody in Zambia, MENA quoted a well informed source on Monday.

President Sisi Meets Kenyan counterpart on Sidelines of COMESA

Thu, 08 Jun 2023 - 10:54 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El Sisi met on Thursday with his Kenyan counterpart William Ruto, on the sidelines of the COMESA summit in Lusaka, Zambia.

Egypt, Zambia discuss bilateral relations, counter-terrorism in southern African region

Fri, 17 Feb 2023 - 05:14 GMT

The two ministers discussed ways of strengthening bilateral cooperation, especially at the economic level and attracting investments, said Egyptian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Ahmed Au Zeid in a statement on Friday.

Egypt, Zambia sign MoU in communications, IT domains

Mon, 12 Dec 2022 - 02:34 GMT

The memo also covered other fields such as building human abilities, development of skills, industrial intelligence, e-learning, digital inclusion and international infrastructure, said a statement issued by the ministry.

Egyptian, Zambian ICT ministers sign MoU to achieve cooperation in 8 fields

Mon, 12 Dec 2022 - 10:56 GMT

The two ministers held talks on executive mechanisms.

Egypt, Zambia probe bilateral cooperation in agricultural field

Wed, 30 Mar 2022 - 01:45 GMT

Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation El Sayed El Quseir has discussed with Zambian Ambassador to Egypt Topply M Lubaya, along with his accompanying delegation, means of promoting agricultural cooperation between the two countries.

Egyptian president greets his Zambian counterpart on ' Independence Day' occasion

Tue, 26 Oct 2021 - 02:53 GMT

Zambia became independent of the United Kingdom on October 24, 1964 turning into a republic.

Egypt's exports to Zambia reach $15M in 2020

Wed, 29 Sep 2021 - 02:56 GMT

Abdullah said in a statement, Wednesday that Egypt's exports of engineering products currently represent 15 percent of the total Egyptian exports.

Egyptian ambassador to Zambia delivers medical aid

Sun, 26 Sep 2021 - 09:25 GMT

A ceremony was held on the occasion.

Sisi congratulates Zambia's Hichilema on election victory

Wed, 01 Sep 2021 - 04:54 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El Sisi congratulated Zambia's veteran opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema on winning the presidential poll held earlier this month.

Africa must give care to innovative investment to create jobs for unemployed educated youth: Zambia official

Sun, 13 Jun 2021 - 09:51 GMT

That was in IPAs Africa Forum 1 held in Sharm El Sheikh on June 11-14.

Trade exchange bet. Egypt, Zambia hits $250M in 2019

Tue, 22 Dec 2020 - 05:49 GMT

This came during Gamea’s speech, at the activities of the "Egyptian-Zambian Business Forum".

Egypt is keen to boost relations with Zambia at all levels: Sisi

Sat, 14 Nov 2020 - 02:43 GMT

This came during President's meeting on Saturday with Zambian Foreign Minister Joseph Malanji in Cairo.

Video: Egypt send Congo, Zambia anti Covid-19 supplies

Mon, 01 Jun 2020 - 01:25 GMT

Egypt has sent Congo and Zambia medical supplies, disinfectants, drugs and protective suits to heal combat Covid-19.

Elsewedy Electric, Toyota Tsusho sign 50MW power plant agreement in Zambia

Wed, 28 Aug 2019 - 12:22 GMT

The agreement between the two companies includes a system for storing energy in batteries, in the cities of Sesheke and Mungo in the Republic of Zambia.

Sisi voices Egypt’s keenness on more cooperation with Zambia

Fri, 24 May 2019 - 10:09 GMT

President Sisi's trip to Zambia was cancelled due to “a compelling domestic agenda,” Tanzania’s State House Spokesman Amos Chanda was reported by Lusaka Times on Friday.

Sisi embarks on African tour to Zambia, S. Africa, Angola, DR Congo

Thu, 23 May 2019 - 11:54 GMT

Zambia is Sisi’s first leg as he will stay for two days at Zambia’s President Edgar Lungu’s invitation, Lusaka Times reported Zambian Foreign Minister Joseph Malanji.

Agriculture min. signs MoU to build greenhouse vegetable farm in Zambia

Mon, 28 Jan 2019 - 12:24 GMT

Agriculture Minister Ezzeddin Abu Steit, who is currently visiting Lusaka, signed a memorandum of understanding to build a new joint farm specializing in greenhouse vegetable

Dollar surge bringing emerging market rate cut cycle to a halt

Mon, 07 May 2018 - 08:20 GMT

Countries such as Indonesia where foreigners own a large share of their local bond markets have consequently been among the worst hit as investors jostle to sell.