Egypt’s Sisi directs government to complete construction of Tanzania’s Julius Nyerere Hydropower Plant in higher quality

Fri, 04 Sep 2020 - 03:52 GMT

The plant aims to produce electrical power with a capacity of 2,115 megawatts and is being implemented at a cost of $2.9 billion.

AU to receive a GERD final agreement soon, Spox

Mon, 24 Aug 2020 - 05:44 GMT

Egyptian Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources spokesperson, Mohamed El Sebaie said Sunday that the Ethiopian GERD negotiations are entering their last phases.

Egypt sticks to “binding agreement” on vexed GERD negotiations

Sun, 16 Aug 2020 - 10:00 GMT

The Egyptian ministers of Foreign affairs and Irrigation participated Sunday in a tripartite meeting than included Egypt, Sudan, and Ethiopia to resume the negotiations of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam.

Strategic outcomes of PM Madbouly’s visit to Sudan

Sun, 16 Aug 2020 - 12:55 GMT

Egyptian Prime Minister Mustafa Madbouly had a fruitful visit Saturday to Sudan accompanied by a ministerial delegation.

Egypt's PM arrives in Khartoum

Sat, 15 Aug 2020 - 10:14 GMT

A session of talks will be held shortly grouping the delegations of the two countries.

Egypt expresses solidarity with Sudan over devastating floods

Sun, 02 Aug 2020 - 01:28 GMT

Egypt has expressed solidarity with Sudan after Bout Dam collapsed in the southeast of the country, destroying hundreds of homes.

Ethiopian PM announces starting to fill GERD without harming Egypt

Tue, 07 Jul 2020 - 03:04 GMT

The prime minister's statements came despite thenegotiations between Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan that are still underwayto reach a final agreement that ensures the rights of the three countries are preserved.

Ethiopia's PM accuses dissidents of taking up arms in unrest

Sat, 04 Jul 2020 - 06:20 GMT

Those who participate “in the destruction of the nation cannot be considered guardians of the nation,'' Abiy Ahmed said.

OPINION: After the African mini-summit: New Challenges for Egyptian’s Diplomacy

Sat, 04 Jul 2020 - 02:28 GMT

This international position would have represented an important legal and diplomatic constraint on Ethiopia.

Egypt facilitated GERD negotiations, UN Security Council to take its time to negotiate: Shoukry

Wed, 01 Jul 2020 - 06:28 GMT

There are great Egyptian attempts to facilitate benefiting from this huge project to achieve development.

Egypt, France’s FM discuss Situation in Libya, GERD file

Sun, 21 Jun 2020 - 03:56 GMT

Shoukry said Egypt seeks to make the GERD a supporter to the Ethiopian economy, adding that Ethiopia, however, has refrained from signing an agreement.

US NSC urges Ethiopia to reach a deal on GERD

Wed, 17 Jun 2020 - 06:23 GMT

The American National Security Council posted Wednesday a tweet in which it urged the Ethiopian government to reach a “fair” deal on GERD.

Egyptian minister follows up on construction of Tanzanian dam

Mon, 01 Jun 2020 - 11:02 GMT

The dam and the hydropower plant are executed by a coalition of Arab Contractors and El Sewedi Electric.

Egypt’s FM, EU’s Borrell discuss COVID-19 crisis, GERD file

Sat, 23 May 2020 - 01:45 GMT

Shoukry and Borrell tackled the bilateral relations between Egypt and the European Union.

Ethiopia legally obliged not to unilaterally fill GERD: Int'l law professor

Mon, 18 May 2020 - 09:45 GMT

It is pertinent to mention that Sudan has rejected an Ethiopian proposal to sign an initial agreement permitting the filling of the controversial dam.

Sudan walks right path in GERD crisis, says Egyptian Strategic Studies Center

Fri, 15 May 2020 - 02:54 GMT

Okasha said the Sudanese move brings the matter to its proper path, which relies on cooperation and negotiation.

Sudan rejects Ethiopian proposal of “partial agreement” on GERD

Tue, 12 May 2020 - 10:49 GMT

The Sudanese Ministry of Irrigation, representing Sudan’s government, rejected Tuesday in a press statement an Ethiopian proposal of a “partial agreement”.

OPINION: The Gordian Knot of the Nile

Mon, 11 May 2020 - 10:11 GMT

For Egypt, reaching an agreement on the GERD is not only a matter of legal obligation; it is an imperative of survival.

Ethiopians in the US support Egypt’s water rights

Sun, 15 Mar 2020 - 08:19 GMT

A number of Ethiopians living in the United States participated Sunday in the protest organized by the Egyptian community in America outside the White House.

Egypt expresses disappointment over Sudan’s GERD statement

Sun, 08 Mar 2020 - 08:42 GMT

The Egyptian Foreign Ministry spokesperson, Ahmed Hafez, expressed his disappointment on Sunday over the Sudanese Foreign Ministry’s statement.