Sinai

10 things you should know about Fayrouz Fish Farming project in Port Said

Sat, 23 Jan 2021 - 05:33 GMT

President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi inaugurated Fayrouz Fish Farm project east of Port Said on Saturday, a mega project that aims to increase the per capita share of fish and ultimately export to Arab and European countries.

Sisi responds to criticism about gov't priorities while inaugurating Fayrouz Fish Farm project

Sat, 23 Jan 2021 - 04:58 GMT

President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi touched on a few projects that have been the subject of public debate while his inauguration of Fayrouz Fish Farming project in Port Said Saturday.

Egypt secures $2.69B for Sinai development in 2020

Tue, 22 Dec 2020 - 02:33 GMT

The ministry noted that this fund came as an Egyptian partnership with several financing institutions (the Saudi Fund for Development, the Kuwaiti Fund for Arab Economic Development, the Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development).

Cultural, artistic events of the day

Sun, 20 Dec 2020 - 02:50 GMT

A number of cultural and artistic events will be held on December 20, including the launch of the Thirteenth National Theater Festival.

Egyptian Armed Forces kill 40 Takfiris, destroy 437 terrorist hideouts in Sinai: statement

Tue, 08 Dec 2020 - 09:02 GMT

The Armed Forces announced in a Tuesday statement killing 15 Takfiris as part of specialized operations in Sinai.

In Pics: Egypt’s culture min. follows activities of cultural convoys in Sinai

Sun, 22 Nov 2020 - 03:03 GMT

Abdel Dayem said that the Valley Convoys Project aims to achieve cultural justice and supports citizens among community members.

Egypt says helicopter crash killing peacekeepers in Sinai occurred due to technical failure

Fri, 13 Nov 2020 - 08:12 GMT

The Egyptian Foreign Ministry has extended condolences on the death of eight peacekeeping personnel in a helicopter crash in Sinai

"Sinai, the Land of Heroism" lecture held in Red Sea Culture Palace on Nov. 2

Mon, 02 Nov 2020 - 03:41 GMT

Sinai is an important geographical region, as it is considered the link between the continents of Asia and Africa and there is religious significance to it with the passage of many prophets through its land or residing in it.

Light rain expected in Cairo, floods in Sinai, weather to remain warm during day

Sun, 01 Nov 2020 - 01:39 GMT

Rain is expected to fall on Cairo, the North Coast and some Upper Egyptian cities, but the weather is expected to remain warm in the morning and cool in the evening.

Egypt's Environment Min. reveals details of shark attack in Sinai

Wed, 28 Oct 2020 - 09:47 GMT

Salem said that three people were injured in the attack, including a Ukrainian mother and son, and an Egyptian tour guide, stressing that their condition is stable.

Egypt's PM decided to impose curfew in some North Sinai areas

Mon, 26 Oct 2020 - 10:08 GMT

The state of emergency was extended by a Presidential Decree No.596 for the Year 2020.

New Ismailia promised bright future due to location at New Suez Canal, New Port Said, New Suez will follow

Sun, 11 Oct 2020 - 01:52 GMT

New Ismailia's location near the Suez Canal axis gives it a bright future, and the state plans to also establish New Port Said and New Suez, head of Suez Canal Authority Osama Rabie has said.

Gov’t invests LE 180 billion in Sinai in 6 years – report

Wed, 07 Oct 2020 - 02:46 GMT

The Egyptian government has paid great attention to developing Sinai over the past years, which was reflected in billions of pounds tapped in investments to boost the peninsula.

Egypt has spent LE180B on Sinai development in 6 yrs, peninsula awaits bright future

Mon, 05 Oct 2020 - 10:58 GMT

The state has spent around L.E.180 billion on the development of Sinai over six years, head of the Central Agency for Reconstruction told the Egyptian T.V. Monday.

Egypt’s President reviews tourism development projects in Sinai

Sun, 20 Sep 2020 - 09:30 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Sunday has urged coordination among state bodies to make sure the project translated as “the Great Transfiguration over the Land of Peace” in Sinai

Egypt launches ' Sinai Comprehensive Operation' two-tier medal

Sun, 20 Sep 2020 - 05:47 GMT

The gold tier will be given to officers while the silver tier will be given to non-commissioned officers.

Sisi presses for integrated action to increase productive agricultural lands in North Sinai, New Valley

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 - 11:36 GMT

Sisi was posted on efforts exerted by the different government bodies to improve the infrastructure, which is key to achieving development in those areas, Rady added.

Defense min. praises efforts of Second Field Army fighters in liberating Sinai from terrorism

Tue, 08 Sep 2020 - 03:56 GMT

Defense Minister Mohamed Zaki praised fighters of the Second Field Army in liberating Sinai from terrorism, and securing Suez Canal waterway.

Egypt's Irrigation minister reviews water resources projects in S. Sinai

Tue, 01 Sep 2020 - 09:12 GMT

The two officials also discussed projects for protection against flood dangers in the governorate at a cost of 927.5 million pounds.

Egypt’s culture min. directs preparations for El-Arish Culture Palace opening

Mon, 31 Aug 2020 - 01:58 GMT

Abdel Dayem: Sinai is one of the prominent symbols of the Egyptian identity, and its land carries a distinct cultural heritage.

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