Development cooperation consists of grants to finance 7 projects, in the fields of industry, urban development, drinking water, housing, waste management, communications and health.
Minister of Trade and Industry Nevine Gamea met with Swiss Ambassador Paul Garnier Wednesday to map a vision on cooperation in the sectors of trade and investment.
The number has increased by more than 692,000 over the past day, RT channel reported Friday, citing data from the WHO.
Egyptian community association in Switzerland has organized an event at the Egyptian diplomatic mission in Geneva to celebrate the 47th anniversary of October War Victory.
Hurghada International Airport received the first flight of the Swiss Company Chair airline, GM3506 Airbus A319, coming from Zurich, Switzerland.
None of the candidate vaccines in advanced clinical trials so far has demonstrated a "clear signal" of efficacy at the level of at least 50% sought by the WHO.
Rangers have signed Switzerland striker Cedric Itten from St Gallen on a four-year deal, the Scottish club said on Tuesday.
The minister expressed on Monday her appreciation for the existing development partnership between Egypt and Switzerland, which amounted to 700 million Swiss francs (equivalent to $736.6 million).
The World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday said it is “assured” that the novel coronavirus, which has turned into a global pandemic, is “natural in origin” -- this as the US is increasingly eyeing a lab in Wuhan.
"The window of opportunity to surge medical and humanitarian equipment into Africa to curb the pandemic is closing fast," said Amer Daoudi, WFP’s COVID-19 Response Director.
The consulate noted on its official social media page that the cases include those who do not have permanent residence permits in Switzerland or any other European Union country.
Mashat clarified that the cooperation comes in the fields of communications, urban planning, drinking water, sanitation, textile, health and environment.
This came during the Egyptian-Swiss Investment Forum organized by the General Authority for Investment and Free Zones in cooperation with the Swiss Embassy in Cairo.
Parmelin will be accompanied by a large Swiss delegation, composed of Members of Parliament, government officials and numerous business leaders.
Switzerland has contributed to the provision of grants to Egypt by around 700 million Swiss francs, which helped in implementing 200 projects.
That rebound coincides with improved economic data and signals from major central banks that they are on pause for now.
The value of the Egyptian-Swiss cooperation strategy as part of the economic cooperation framework deal between both countries is worth about 86 million Swiss francs until 2020.
The MoU was signed by Minister of Investment and International Cooperation Sahar Nasr and GICHD Director Stefano Toscano.
The signing ceremony was attended by Local Development Minister Mahmoud Sharawi and Environment Minister Yasmine Fouad.
As of this morning, over 1,600 Syrian refugees have been transported from the border areas to Bardarash refugee camp, some 150 kilometers east of Syria-Iraq border.