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Mbappe on target as France grab 3-0 friendly win over Luxembourg

Thu, 06 Jun 2024 - 10:22 GMT

France strolled to a comfortable 3-0 win over Luxembourg in a pre-Euro 2024 friendly in Metz on Wednesday as striker Kylian Mbappe sealed the win after delivering two assists.

252-MW wind power station in Gulf of Suez ‘milestone’ in Europe-Egypt relations: French amb.

Sun, 02 Jun 2024 - 12:12 GMT

The opening of a 252-megawatt wind power station in the Gulf of Suez an important milestone in the long-term partnership between Egypt and Europe, Eric Chevallier, the French ambassador to Cairo said Sunday.

Defence wins championships, says Griezmann ahead of Euro 2024

Fri, 31 May 2024 - 02:33 GMT

France will look to Antoine Griezmann for goals at Euro 2024 this summer but the Atletico Madrid forward says their chances of success in Germany will depend on how tight they keep things at the back.

Fatigue factor worries Deschamps as France start preparing for Euros

Thu, 30 May 2024 - 04:45 GMT

France coach Didier Deschamps is concerned that a congested season may have taken its toll on his players as they prepare for next month's Euros.

Kante makes surprise return to France Euro squad

Fri, 17 May 2024 - 09:04 GMT

N'Golo Kante made a surprise return to the French national team after a two-year absence as head coach Didier Deschamps unveiled his 25-man squad for the European Championship on Thursday, with France captain Kylian Mbappe leading the way.

Resolving issue of absence of Lebanese president is crucial: Egyptian FM

Tue, 07 May 2024 - 03:43 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Tuesday French President's Special Envoy to Lebanon Jean-Yves Le Drian.

France launches extensive investigation into Muslim Brotherhood activities

Tue, 07 May 2024 - 02:05 GMT

France Evaluates Muslim Brotherhood Influence

Egypt, France sign MoU on roadmap for locomotive industry localization

Wed, 01 May 2024 - 11:41 GMT

Minister of Transport Kamel al-Wazir and French Minister of Economy and Finance Bruno Le Maire signed Wednesday the MoU.

Egypt and France FMs discuss Gaza ceasefire, two-state solution

Tue, 30 Apr 2024 - 07:41 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry and his French counterpart Stephane Sejourne discussed Gaza on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Riyadh Monday.

Leaders of Egypt, Jordan, France in joint opinion article call for immediate ceasefire in Gaza

Mon, 08 Apr 2024 - 10:01 GMT

They demanded an immediate ceasefire in Gaza and to implement the relevant Security Council resolutions, called for the release of Israeli hostages, and cautioned against an invasion in Rafah. They emphasized that such an attack would only exacerbate human suffering and threaten a regional escalation.

French diplomat: Relations with Egypt 'strong,' trilateral talks important for settling Gaza crisis

Mon, 01 Apr 2024 - 12:42 GMT

France's Consul General in Alexandria Lena Blin affirmed the strength of the relations between Cairo and Paris, which encompass various political, economic, social, and cultural fields.

Egyptian, French FMs stress inevitability of achieving ceasfire in Gaza, ending humanitarian catastrophe

Sat, 30 Mar 2024 - 02:50 GMT

Egyptian FM Shoukry and French FM Stephane Sejourne held a meeting Saturday at the Tahrir Palace, where they stressed inevitability of achieving a ceasefire & ending the humanitarian catastrophe in Gaza.

French FM: I will discuss with Egyptian, Jordanian counterparts ME crisis, war in Gaza

Sat, 30 Mar 2024 - 10:50 GMT

The Egyptian Foreign Ministry announced in a statement that Shoukry will meet with Jordanian Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi and his French counterpart, Stéphane Séjourné, at the Ministry’s headquarters in the new administrative capital. Subsequently, a tripartite joint press conference will be held.

Tripartite Meeting of Foreign Ministers of Egypt, Jordan, and France in Cairo on Saturday.

Fri, 29 Mar 2024 - 12:53 GMT

The Egyptian Foreign Ministry announced in a statement that Shoukry will convene with Jordanian Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi and his French counterpart, Stéphane Séjourné, at the Ministry’s headquarters in the new administrative capital. Subsequently, a tripartite joint press conference will be held.

Framework agreement to establish flat glass factory in Sczone signed

Wed, 27 Mar 2024 - 12:01 GMT

The project will be implemented in partnership with French firms that will inject over €160 million.

Egypt’s Suez Canal Authority Chief meets with French Ambassador to Cairo

Sun, 24 Mar 2024 - 11:44 GMT

Both sides addressed the joined cooperation and efforts exerted to enhance economic and cultural rapprochement between the two countries, the statement added.

Mbappe expects future to be decided before Euros, wants to represent France in Olympics

Sat, 23 Mar 2024 - 04:56 GMT

Mbappe, who is set to leave Paris St Germain in the summer, said his focus was on representing his national team in the Euros as well as the Olympics in Paris, if he is allowed to be available for selection.

France, Egypt share identical views on crisis in Gaza Strip: French Amb.

Thu, 22 Feb 2024 - 02:38 GMT

French Ambassador in Cairo Eric Chevallier lauded profound and strong relations between France and Egypt in different fields.

France: Cairo, Paris share similar stances towards political solution to ME conflict

Sun, 04 Feb 2024 - 10:43 GMT

The embassy highlighted the significance of relations between the two countries "towards avoiding divisions between European and Arab countries regarding the crisis, specially with France playing a pioneering role at the European Union, same as to Egypt among its neighboring Arab countries," the statement read.

France's CMA CGM expresses interest in launching new projects in Egypt

Tue, 16 Jan 2024 - 12:15 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi held Tuesday a meeting with CEO of CMA CGM Rodolphe Saade.

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