Lawmakers call for probe into ‘suspicion of wasting public funds’ by state-owned EgyptAir

Thu, 04 Apr 2024 - 01:14 GMT

A few days ago, Yahya Zakaria, the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Holding Company for EgyptAir, informed Al Sharq that the company has entered into a contract to sell 12 Airbus A220-300 aircraft. According to Zakaria, the decision to sell these aircraft was made due to their unsuitability for climatic conditions. He further clarified that the proceeds from the deal would be utilized to repay the loan taken out for the purchase of the aircraft.

Egypt’s FM, Yemeni counterpart discuss bilateral ties

Sun, 03 Mar 2024 - 05:11 GMT

Both ministers emphasized the robust relations between the two countries and underscored the importance of ongoing consultations to bolster various aspects of bilateral cooperation in light of regional developments and their impacts on the interests of both nations, Abu Zeid added.

Egypt’s Attorney General orders investigation into online robbery through mining scam HoggPool

Sat, 04 Mar 2023 - 10:19 GMT

Police said it arrested 29 people who constitute this criminal network, including 13 foreigners, adding that they used two villas in Cairo as their headquarters to practice their illegal activities.

5 persons ordered pretrial detention over stealing antiquities from Sohag University museum

Tue, 25 Oct 2022 - 07:00 GMT

The Egyptian Public Prosecution ordered the pretrial detention of five defendants pending investigation on charges of stealing antiquities from the headquarters of the Museum of the Faculty of Archeology at Sohag University.

Egypt's Public Prosecution orders detained 19 citizens over violence, vandalism acts in Aswan

Tue, 17 May 2022 - 07:32 GMT

Egypt’s Public Prosecution ordered detained 19 people for 15 days pending investigations over committing crimes, violence and setting fire into properties among other charges.

Autopsy on dead body of economic expert Aymen Hadhoud shows no criminal suspicion in death: Egypt’s Public Prosecution

Mon, 18 Apr 2022 - 10:52 GMT

The report also revealed that the dead body has no narcotic or toxic substances. “The death resulted from a chronic heart disease that led to circulatory and respiratory arrest,” the statement read.

Egypt’s prosecution calls citizens not to circulate videos of crimes, but submit them to authorities

Sat, 06 Nov 2021 - 02:40 GMT

Egyptian Public Prosecution called on citizens who possess videos on any crime to submit them to concerned authorities, without publishing on social media sites to preserve proper conduct of investigations.

Three officials detained for dumping large number of COVID-19 Sinopharm doses on wastewater canal in Upper Egypt

Sun, 10 Oct 2021 - 08:20 GMT

The number of dumped packages reached 13,412, at a cost of LE 5,023,200.

Egypt launches investigation after locals find over 122K doses of Sinopharm vaccine dumped in wastewater canal

Fri, 08 Oct 2021 - 06:39 GMT

The dumped doses were found 10 days after the Minister of Health Hala Zayed announced that Egypt received a total of 4,424,400 Covid-19 vaccines from China's Sinopharm Group.

Egyptian public prosecutor arrives in Paris to discuss joint investigations

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 - 09:51 GMT

Sawy is accompanied with a high-profile delegation and was first met by Egypt's Ambassador to France Alaa Yousef.

Egypt’s Prosecution shifts from handwritten to digital documentation of investigations

Thu, 18 Feb 2021 - 02:47 GMT

He described the move as a great achievement towards digital transformation within the judicial system.

3 defendants in Egypt’s Fairmont Hotel gang rape cases remanded for 30 days pending investigations

Sat, 02 Jan 2021 - 01:23 GMT

The victim reported the 2014 rape on Aug. 4 to the National Council for Women (NCW), which then filed the case to the prosecutor on behalf of the victim.

Egypt’s EIPR executive director re-detained for 15 days pending investigations

Fri, 27 Nov 2020 - 01:04 GMT

Bashir and two other accused employees are facing accusations of joining a terrorist group and committing terrorism and finance-related crime.

Egypt rejects any attempt to influence investigations with EIPR employees

Sun, 22 Nov 2020 - 09:11 GMT

They are facing accusations of joining a terrorist group, committing terrorism and finance-related crime.

Egypt denounces ‘false conclusions’ on arrest of human rights activists, attempts to impact investigations

Sat, 21 Nov 2020 - 06:58 GMT

The ministry reiterates rejection of any attempt to influence the investigations carried out by the Egyptian Public Prosecution with Egyptian citizens who face legal charges, the ministry spokesman Ahmed Hafez said.

Journalist Basma Mostafa released pending investigations over publishing false news

Tue, 06 Oct 2020 - 10:28 GMT

Mostafa, who works for the local platform al-Manassa, was detained in Luxor, and been questioned.

Lebanon asks Interpol to detain 2 Russians over port blast

Fri, 02 Oct 2020 - 09:10 GMT

The news agency said judge Fadi Sawwan referred the case to the state prosecution that asked Interpol to detain the two Russian citizens.

3 defendants in Fairmont rape case detained for 4 days pending investigations

Sat, 26 Sep 2020 - 02:05 GMT

Public Prosecution ordered detention of three defendants in the notorious case known as “Fairmont rape case” for four days pending investigations.

In pics: Terrorist cell arrested in Alexandria over 'fabricated videos' on Egypt

Thu, 23 Jul 2020 - 12:32 GMT

The Ministry of Interior has arrested a terrorist cell in Alexandria over producing fabricated videos on Egypt, as part of the efforts to reveal hostile plans by terrorist Brotherhood organization.

Egypt, Italy top prosecutors discuss developments of Regeni's murder case

Thu, 02 Jul 2020 - 10:16 GMT

Sawy stressed Egypt's keenness to discover the truth behind the murder of Regeni away from information disseminated by media about the case.