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Egypt congratulates Minouche Shafik on becoming Life Peer in UK House of Lords

Tue, 04 Aug 2020 - 08:28 GMT

Dame Minouche Shafik is the director of London School of Economics (LSE).

UK welcomes Egyptian efforts for solving Libyan crisis

Tue, 09 Jun 2020 - 02:13 GMT

This came during a phone call with Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry on Tuesday, according to a statement issued by British embassy.

UK welcomes Egyptian efforts for solving Libyan crisis

Tue, 09 Jun 2020 - 02:13 GMT

This came during a phone call with Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry on Tuesday, according to a statement issued by British embassy.

British PM says schools will reopen on June 1

Mon, 25 May 2020 - 09:53 GMT

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Sunday said that schools will reopen on June 1 as the UK enters phase two of lockdown exit, The Independent reported.

Egypt, UK cooperate to fight COVID-19 outbreak

Mon, 04 May 2020 - 03:05 GMT

Adams set out in a letter addressed to Al-Mashat, the UK’s support for the Ministry’s efforts, in line with its People, Projects, and Purpose framework.

UK coronavirus death toll nears 28,000

Sun, 03 May 2020 - 09:31 GMT

The toll was updated after England recorded another 370 deaths in hospitals, Scotland another 40, Wales another 44 and Northern Ireland another 11.

Locked down UK comedians aim for record with virtual pub quiz

Sat, 02 May 2020 - 11:51 GMT

Some of Britain’s top comedians are joining forces to raise money for pubs shut down by the coronavirus, by hosting an online virtual pub quiz with a plan to set a new world record.

UK deaths from coronavirus pass 26,000

Wed, 29 Apr 2020 - 08:16 GMT

The foreign secretary said this did not represent "a sudden surge", as the figure includes deaths since 2 March, Sky news reported.

British Min. thanks Egypt for medical gowns en route to UK amid Covid-19 battle

Tue, 14 Apr 2020 - 02:54 GMT

In his tweet, Hands, who is a conservative MP for Chelsea and Fulham, thanked Egypt for its move, which came after contacting the Egyptian Ambassador in U.K. and lots of engagement by British Ambassador to Egypt Geoffrey D Adams.

Investors caution cement, steel firms on EU climate lobbying

Fri, 10 Apr 2020 - 05:58 GMT

Manufacturers of cement and steel contacted by Reuters said such concerns were misplaced and they are fully committed to the EU's goal to decarbonize its economy by 2050.

British amb. thanks Egypt's Sisi for ‘thoughtful’ message to PM Johnson

Wed, 08 Apr 2020 - 02:43 GMT

The British ambassador to Cairo has thanked President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi for sending the U.K. prime minister a message wishing him speedy recovery from Covid-19.

UK foreign secretary thanks Egypt over assistance in returning 13K citizens home

Fri, 03 Apr 2020 - 06:03 GMT

UK Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab thanked Egypt for its constant support and assistance to bring back home 13,000 British citizens.

British MPs call for Muslim Brotherhood designation as a terrorist

Mon, 10 Feb 2020 - 07:35 GMT

Members of the British house of representatives called Sunday to designate the Muslim Brotherhood group as a terrorist entity.

Let us keep our aid cash, EU's poorer nations tell bloc leaders

Sun, 02 Feb 2020 - 04:58 GMT

The proposals to cut the funds made blood boil among the poorer EU nations, creating an impasse as the next long-term budget is being prepared.

UK withdraws some staff from China embassy, consulates over virus

Sat, 01 Feb 2020 - 11:14 GMT

Britain is withdrawing some staff from its embassy and consulates in China due to the coronavirus, the UK government said in a statement on Saturday.

Transport min., UK companies discuss investment opportunities

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 - 10:10 GMT

Wazir discussed in London with major UK companies the infrastructure and investment opportunities in the transport field.

Trade exchange bet. Egypt, UK hikes 9.4% in 9 months

Tue, 21 Jan 2020 - 06:57 GMT

Egyptian exports to the United Kingdom amounted to about £720.8 million during the period from January to September 2019.

We are looking forward to doubling British investments volume: Sisi

Tue, 21 Jan 2020 - 02:21 GMT

Sisi’s remarks came during his meeting with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson 10 Downing Street in London on Tuesday.

In pics: President Sisi meets British PM Tuesday

Tue, 21 Jan 2020 - 10:54 GMT

Sisi and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will meet Tuesday to discuss means of boosting bilateral relations.

Sczone to close deals in UK-Africa Investment Summit 2020

Mon, 20 Jan 2020 - 01:42 GMT

SCzone delegation will present investment opportunities in a meeting with British Chambers of Commerce.

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