990 Egyptians stranded leave Kuwait on board 6 flights

Tue, 14 Jul 2020 - 01:30 GMT

Kuwait's Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) said Tuesday that 990 stranded Egyptians in the Gulf country flew home on board six flights.

Sisi orders securing basic commodities, tightening market control

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 - 05:11 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi directed officials Wednesday to secure basic commodities and tighten market controls.

Renovated National Library to open soon: Official

Tue, 15 May 2018 - 11:06 GMT

A renovated Egyptian National Library and Archives will soon be open to public, said its general supervisor Aida Abdel Ghani Tuesday.

US weighs Syria strikes after failed UN bids for chemical weapons inquiry

Wed, 11 Apr 2018 - 09:06 GMT

Russia and the United States tangled on Tuesday at the UN over the use of chemical weapons in Syria.

Egyptians in Jordan, Oman, Mauritius and Armenia continue voting

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 - 10:30 GMT

Egyptians in Jordan, Oman, Mauritius and Armenia continue to vote in the 2018 presidential election on Saturday.

Egypt mourns victims of Bangladeshi plane crash

Wed, 14 Mar 2018 - 11:12 GMT

Egypt expressed deep condolences to Bangladesh over the victims of the plane crash at Kathmandu International Airport that left 50 passengers killed.

Ambassadors urge expats to participate in presidential election

Mon, 12 Mar 2018 - 10:27 GMT

Sisi’s campaign headed by Ambassador Mahmoud Karem held a meeting with 18 ambassadors to review with them the preparations of the upcoming presidential election.

Mohamed Shorbagy qualified to 2nd round of Canary Wharf Squash Classic

Tue, 06 Mar 2018 - 09:12 GMT

This came after Shorbagy defeated on Monday his Egyptian counterpart Mazen Hisham 2-0.

Killer storm clears northeast U.S., leaving floods and outages

Sat, 03 Mar 2018 - 11:45 GMT

A powerful storm that killed at least five people will move away from the northeastern United States on Saturday.

Tahya Misr Fund launches new initiative for Sinai upon Sisi's directives

Tue, 27 Feb 2018 - 09:50 GMT

Tahya Misr Fund has launched a new initiative for development in Sinai under the name of "Sinai is dear to us".

Russia: flights to Egypt delayed as no deal on ground handling: RIA

Mon, 26 Feb 2018 - 02:37 GMT

The resumption of civilian air traffic to Egypt from Russia has been delayed because air carriers have not reached an agreement on their ground handling, RAI

Aboul Fotouh held in custody for extra 15 days

Mon, 26 Feb 2018 - 01:19 GMT

State Security Prosecution Attorney General ordered remanding Leader of Strong Egypt Party Abul Fotouh in custody for 15 days pending investigations.

28th int'l conf. for Islamic affairs to start Monday

Sun, 25 Feb 2018 - 11:14 GMT

Egypt's Awqaf Minister will inaugurate on behalf of the prime minister on Monday the 28th international conference of the High Council for Islamic Affairs.

Florida governor proposes new gun sale limits after school shooting

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 - 09:57 GMT

Florida Governor Rick Scott, a loyal ally of the U.S. gun lobby under mounting pressure to act in the aftermath of last week's deadly mass shooting.

Tillerson says U.S. Mideast peace plan 'fairly well advanced'

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 - 01:11 GMT

The U.S. administration’s work on a new Middle East peace plan is “fairly well advanced” and President Trump will decide when to announce it, Tillerson said.

Danish Queen's husband Prince Henrik dies: Royal House

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 - 09:20 GMT

Denmark's Prince Henrik, husband of Queen Margrethe, died on Tuesday night at Swedenborg Castle, the Royal House said in a statement.

British PM May to set out 'Road to Brexit' in speech: BBC

Sun, 11 Feb 2018 - 12:25 GMT

May will make a speech on Brexit in the next weeks,one of several planned addresses by senior ministers designed to set out the country's path to leaving the EU

Sudanese president replaces intelligence chief: agency

Sun, 11 Feb 2018 - 10:00 GMT

Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir has replaced the intelligence chief, state news agency SUNA reported on Sunday.

Egypt constitutes strategic depth for Arab world, says Kuwaiti diplomat

Wed, 07 Feb 2018 - 01:40 GMT

Egypt constitutes the strategic depth for the Arab world and is a country of heavy weight at international gatherings, a senior Kuwaiti official said.

Interview with Libyan army spokesman Ahmed al-Mesmari

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 - 04:55 GMT

Mesmari revealed to Egypt Today on Monday a lot of details regarding some of the army’s operations and efforts to maintain the country’s stability.