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Egypt, Jordan, EU countries work on reviving peace process between Palestine and Israel

Thu, 24 Sep 2020 - 11:05 GMT

Egypt’s FM said that the latest development of signing normalization deals between Israel, Bahrain, and the UAE is a bottom line that leads to more interaction and support for reaching a comprehensive peace in the region based on the international legitimacy and the UN and AL resolutions, including the Arab Peace Initiative.

Immigration Ministry keen on continuing awareness activities about risks of illegal migration: Egypt's Minister

Thu, 03 Sep 2020 - 11:27 GMT

Makram said that the awareness activities are part of the “Survival Ships” initiative that aims at reaching out to target groups nationwide.

Egypt’s potato exports hit 674K tons: Agriculture official

Sat, 29 Aug 2020 - 04:38 GMT

The potato crop ranks number two in Egypt’s agricultural exports due to its quality and the increase in production.

UK's COVID-19 death toll tops 38,000, worst in Europe

Tue, 12 May 2020 - 12:15 GMT

The United Kingdom’s COVID-19 death toll topped 38,000 as of early May, by far the worst yet reported in Europe.

WHO says coronavirus cases declining in West Europe, increase in East Europe, Africa

Thu, 07 May 2020 - 09:51 GMT

“These are not just numbers. Every single case is a mother, a father, a son, a daughter, a brother, sister or friend,” he said.

Fans of card games resort to playing via video chat during social distancing

Fri, 10 Apr 2020 - 06:09 GMT

Kosmi’s sudden popularity prompted calls from potential investors, Rosinkranz said, and reassured him about possibly developing it full time.

Egypt exports 68k tons of onion since September

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 - 12:46 GMT

The crop is still being exported in accordance with specifications set in response to the COVID-19 outbreak globally.

Egypt tests nationals returning from Europe for coronavirus: sources

Fri, 27 Mar 2020 - 03:10 GMT

Quarantine authorities in Cairo International Airport on Thursday declared the state of emergency, to test Egyptians coming from Brussels on a flight operated by the Egyptian flag carrier, EgyptAir, for coronavirus, Emirati 24.ae reported.

US bans foreign nationals who have been in Europe from entering US

Thu, 12 Mar 2020 - 06:12 GMT

Travel restrictions announced on Wednesday by President Donald Trump bans most foreign nationals who have traveled to Schengen Area countries in Europe.

Turkish role western Syria no longer desired by West: Writer

Sun, 08 Mar 2020 - 04:00 GMT

“Turkey will not be able to escalate unless it gets U.S. military support, and that is very unlikely,” the writer says.

Brexit preparations cost UK £4.4bn: spending watchdog

Fri, 06 Mar 2020 - 09:04 GMT

The government spending watchdog said departments will have spent at least £4.4 billion between the June 2016 referendum on EU membership and March 31 this year.

Tear gas fired from Turkish side towards Greek border guards

Fri, 06 Mar 2020 - 08:48 GMT

It was followed by a volley of tear gas from the other side.

South Europe at risk of militants infiltration: think tank

Sun, 23 Feb 2020 - 03:45 GMT

The Terrorism and Human Rights Observatory speculated that militants defeated in Idlib would flee to southern Europe.

Asian markets rebound on hopes for limited virus impact

Wed, 19 Feb 2020 - 07:35 GMT

Asian markets rebounded Wednesday as hopes the deadly new coronavirus will have only a short-term impact on corporate earnings and economic growth prevailed.

House speaker slams European Parl't statement on detained citizen

Sun, 16 Feb 2020 - 09:09 GMT

Abdel Aal regarded these statements as unacceptable interference in Egyptian domestic affairs.

Let us keep our aid cash, EU's poorer nations tell bloc leaders

Sun, 02 Feb 2020 - 04:58 GMT

The proposals to cut the funds made blood boil among the poorer EU nations, creating an impasse as the next long-term budget is being prepared.

Britain hails new start as it says farewell to EU

Fri, 31 Jan 2020 - 04:42 GMT

At the clocks strike 11:00 pm, Britain becomes the first country to leave the 28-member bloc and goes it alone for the first time since 1973.

Tourism to Egypt grew by 21% in 2019: UNWTO

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 - 08:00 GMT

The UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) indicated in a report that North Africa, particularly Egypt and Tunisia, witnessed a nine-percent growth.

Sisi highlights Africa’s challenges, needs in UK summit

Mon, 20 Jan 2020 - 11:02 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi, who currently chairs the African Union (AU), and UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson inaugurated on Monday the UK-Africa Investment Summit 2020 in London.

European stocks dip as Iran targets US forces in Iraq

Wed, 08 Jan 2020 - 08:30 GMT

Europe's main stock markets slid at the open on Wednesday after Iran launched missile attacks on US targets in Iraq following the killing of its top general.

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