Sinai

Why is Mahsama water treatment project in Sinai the world's best construction work of 2020?

Mon, 17 May 2021 - 12:31 GMT

U.S.-based Engineering News Record chose Mahsama water treatment project as the world’s best construction work in 2020. Here are some of the basic info about the mega project.

Mubarak’s Finance Minister Boutros Ghai acquitted of corruption charges

Mon, 26 Apr 2021 - 07:25 GMT

On April 23, 2013, Ghali was sentenced in absentia to 25 years in prison.

Egypt’s Sisi directs government to increase agricultural plots in central, northern Sinai

Mon, 26 Apr 2021 - 06:45 GMT

“The President also directed that the latest equipment and machinery be provided to reclaim the targeted lands in Sinai.

Egyptian Thunderbolt officer highlights facts from War of Attrition against Israel

Sun, 25 Apr 2021 - 03:55 GMT

Nouh asserted that the Attrition War restored the soldiers' confidence in themselves as the Israeli army was propagating it was undefeatable.

Egypt's Gov't works on Sinai development strategy since 2014

Sun, 25 Apr 2021 - 02:30 GMT

Over the past seven years, the State spent over LE 650 billion on development projects in Sinai, the report said.

Memory of the day: Israel withdraws from Egypt’s Sinai according to Camp David Accords in 1982

Sun, 25 Apr 2021 - 02:09 GMT

On April 25, many important events that changed the world map took place.

Vice Minister of Tourism & Antiquities for Tourism Affairs follows up on vaccination of workers in Egypt’s tourism sector against COVID-19 in Red Sea governorates

Sun, 25 Apr 2021 - 12:53 GMT

Vice Minister of Tourism and Antiquities for Tourism Affairs Ghada Shalaby visited the Red Sea governorates to follow up on the vaccinations of workers in the tourism sector against COVID-19.

Sinai Liberation Day 'dispelled illusions, imposed victory': Entissar el-Sisi

Sun, 25 Apr 2021 - 11:44 GMT

Egypt’s First Lady Entissar el-Sisi congratulated Egyptians on Sinai Liberation Day, saying Sinai will remain a sacred land for Egyptians.

'Land for us is honor, dignity': Sisi on Sinai Liberation Day

Sun, 25 Apr 2021 - 11:33 GMT

President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi laid a wreath of flowers at the Unknown Soldier Memorial in Cairo’s Nasr City district on Sunday in commemoration of Sinai Liberation Day.

'Sinai is the blessed land, the crossing of prophets': Egyptian president on Liberation Day

Sun, 25 Apr 2021 - 11:31 GMT

On the 39th Sinai Liberation Day marking April 25, President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi delivered Sunday a pre-recorded speech on the occasion.

Egyptian government extends curfew in North Sinai per presidential decree

Sun, 25 Apr 2021 - 10:42 GMT

The curfew will continue as long as the state of emergency is still in effect, according to the decree.

Egyptian nun mourns Coptic victim of Sinai terrorists in moving post

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 - 03:03 GMT

An Egyptian nun mourned a Coptic man who was executed by terrorists in North Sinai in a moving Facebook post, saying the victim was "a lion."

IS executes elderly Copt, threatens 'crusaders' worldwide and supporters of the Egyptian army

Sun, 18 Apr 2021 - 07:26 GMT

A 62-year-old Copt was executed by the Islamic State (IS) in a video released on Sunday, where IS militants threatened Christians of Egypt and warned them that their fate will be like their elderly victim.

Randa Fouad’s exhibition ‘Towa: The Land of Light’ to be held in Egypt’s Opera House on March 13

Mon, 01 Mar 2021 - 04:39 GMT

The exhibition will showcase paintings inspired by her visit to the Holy Valley Towa and Sinai, famous for its picturesque nature, rich civilization and diversity of religions.

Egypt's PM: Sisi keen to offer various services in North, South Sinai

Sat, 27 Feb 2021 - 12:10 GMT

Saying that President Abdel Fattah El Sisi attaches great importance to this file and follows up it constantly.

Egypt’s anti-terrorism experience in Sinai ‘very successful’: Inter-Parliamentary Union official

Thu, 25 Feb 2021 - 02:33 GMT

He further called on countries to benefit from this experience to maintain a balance between combating terrorism and human rights.

LE3.6B pumped into Sinai development projects since 2014, says official

Sun, 21 Feb 2021 - 01:22 GMT

Head of the North Sinai Reconstruction Zone Nagi Ibrahim Mohamed said that such projects aimed at improving the living conditions of Sinai residents and establishing urban communities in the peninsula.

President Sisi follows up progress of development projects in north Sinai

Tue, 16 Feb 2021 - 12:31 GMT

The president directed to swiftly carry out this strategic development project through coordination and integration among state-run bodies

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.

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