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Egypt reveals plans to establish industrial cities in Eastern Desert, Sinai

Mon, 17 Jan 2022 - 01:27 GMT

Egyptian Minister of Petroleum Tariq el-Molla revealed that the country is planning to establish some industrial cities in the Eastern Desert and Sinai in order to achieve added value to the mineral resources, during the International Mining Conference in Saudi Arabia.

Sinai witnesses unprecedented boom in developing electricity networks: Minister

Tue, 11 Jan 2022 - 02:39 GMT

Egyptian Minister of Electricity and Renewable energy revealed that Sinai has witnessed a great and unprecedented boom in developing its electricity networks to be able to meet the needs of citizens and the national and investment projects that are being carried out for the first time on the land of Sinai.

Archaeological building discovered in Egypt's Sinai

Mon, 10 Jan 2022 - 07:01 GMT

The building was used in the Roman era, he said, adding that some internal modifications were implemented to the building, such as making an entrance to it from the north side.

World Youth Forum releases 4th edition's agenda

Thu, 06 Jan 2022 - 11:49 GMT

The event will take place on January 10-13 in South Sinai's Sharm El Sheikh.

In pics: Snow caps peaks of mountains of St. Catherine in charming scene

Tue, 04 Jan 2022 - 02:32 GMT

Snow has capped the peaks of the mountains and valets of Saint Catherine in southern Sinai, and turned white in a peasant scene Tuesday morning.

Egyptian government offers 70% subsidized houses, agricultural lands in Sinai

Thu, 23 Dec 2021 - 01:05 GMT

Those are located within the 17 Bedouin residential areas the government is introducing on the peninsula.

Construction of North Sinai's $97M-worth desalination plant still underway

Thu, 23 Dec 2021 - 11:27 GMT

The plant will be the largest in the Middle East.

Egypt's Cabinet underlines major road projects accomplished in Sinai since 2014

Tue, 21 Dec 2021 - 01:07 GMT

They stretch over 2,400 kilometers.

Egyptian governor reveals surface area of cultivated land in South Sinai's desert

Wed, 15 Dec 2021 - 12:19 GMT

Governor of South Sinai Khaled Fouda indicated Wednesday the total area of cultivated land in the desert governorate.

World Youth Forum asks followers to tag ‘favorite influencer’ they wish to see in coming edition

Sun, 05 Dec 2021 - 03:13 GMT

The forum’s fourth edition is taking in Sharm El Sheikh on January 10-13.

Egypt finalizing power transmission lines in Sinai to raise capacity of linkage with Jordan: Official

Sat, 27 Nov 2021 - 04:31 GMT

An amount of 9 billion pounds has been allocated to develop electricity transmission and distribution networks in North and South Sinai.

Expert: Setting date for Greatest Transfiguration celebration confirms values of interfaith convergence

Tue, 23 Nov 2021 - 12:59 GMT

Expert: Setting date for Greatest Transfiguration celebration confirms values of interfaith convergence

Surface area of cultivated lands in Egypt's Sinai rises by 118%: researcher

Sun, 21 Nov 2021 - 11:57 GMT

The economic researcher explained how that has been achieved.

Ending state of emergency reflects Egypt's stability, victory over terrorism, PM to Les Echos

Fri, 29 Oct 2021 - 06:31 GMT

Egypt’s Prime Minister Moustafa Madbouli has said that ending the state of emergency in Egypt reflects the country's stability and its success in the war against terrorism, especially in Sinai.

President Sisi appoints Lieutenant General Osama Askar chief of staff of Egyptian Armed Forces

Wed, 27 Oct 2021 - 12:38 GMT

Former Chief of Staff Mohamed Farid has been appointed consultant to the president for Decent Life initiative.

October 6 marks 48th anniversary of Egypt’s Glorious October 1973 Victory

Wed, 06 Oct 2021 - 11:49 GMT

On October 6, 1973 at 2:00 p.m. (Cairo time) the Egyptian Armed Forces launched its war against the Israeli troops bringing down Bar Lev Line (a series of fortifications).

Egypt’s war against terrorism ‘to be teached in military literature’ for years to come’: Spox

Tue, 05 Oct 2021 - 09:00 GMT

Military Spokesperson for Egyptian Armed Forces, Staff of War Colonel Gharib Abdel Hafiz, congratulated the Egyptian people on the 48th anniversary of the glorious 6th of October Victory.

How did Egypt retrieve Taba from Israel in 1988?

Wed, 29 Sep 2021 - 12:45 GMT

The battle for Taba occurred in October 1981 during the meeting between Egypt and Israel to activate the withdrawal of the Israeli army from Sinai.

Egyptian president sets 6-month ultimatum to eliminate encroachments on Nile mainstream, canals

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 - 12:26 GMT

That was while inaugurating via video-conference Bahr Al Baqar Wastewater Treatment Plant, which is the world's largest.

Egyptian pres. inaugurates Bahr Al Baqar, world's largest wastewater treatment plant

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 - 12:12 GMT

It will serve the reclamation of 400 feddans (one feddan equals 4,500 square meters) in Sinai.

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