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Memory of the day: UK accepts Egypt's independence in 1922

Sun, 28 Feb 2021 - 03:44 GMT

On February 28, many important events that changed the world map took place.

UK Export Finance unlocks trade to Egypt and supports UK jobs with £1.7bn guarantee

Wed, 20 Jan 2021 - 04:46 GMT

International Trade Secretary Liz Truss announced the government guarantee, which will support highly skilled jobs in Derbyshire as the UK builds back better in the aftermath of coronavirus.

EgyptAir: Travelers heading to UK, France obliged to provide negative PCR test

Mon, 18 Jan 2021 - 11:27 GMT

Egypt’s flag-carrier, EgyptAir has set new measures on flights heading to UK and France to protect travelers from contracting Coronavirus.

Egypt's gov't ratifies agreement with UK, Northern Ireland

Tue, 08 Dec 2020 - 03:12 GMT

This agreement aims to provide an appropriate framework for political dialogue, as well as work to liberalize trade, goods, services and capital, enhance the development of economic and social relations, as well as increase cooperation in areas of common interest.

Interview: Egypt-UK Economic Relations on an Upward Trend

Mon, 23 Nov 2020 - 11:37 GMT

Chairman of the Egyptian-British Chamber of Commerce Ian Gray speaks about investment opportunities in Egypt, and the prospects of bilateral economic relations in the near future.

UK contributes by $5.4B to Egypt's FDI

Thu, 12 Nov 2020 - 02:36 GMT

Maghawry clarified that most of the UK’s investments are concentrated in the industrial sector, especially in oil and gas.

UK biggest overseas investor in Egypt, bilateral trade agreement to be finalized before Dec.31: Trade envoy to Egypt

Thu, 12 Nov 2020 - 01:14 GMT

Donaldson clarified that his country’s current investments in Egypt recorded $5.5 billion, noting that Egypt Is one of the strongest elements in terms of UK’s trade expansion.

Madbouli: Egypt, UK have longstanding strategic relations

Mon, 09 Nov 2020 - 04:24 GMT

Prime Minister Moustafa Madbouli asserted Monday that Egypt and UK have longstanding strategic relations.

Egypt’s 1st Virtual Business Week event kicks off Monday

Mon, 09 Nov 2020 - 04:20 GMT

It is organized by the Egyptian British Business Association BEBA and the Egyptian-British Chamber of Commerce (EBCC) in cooperation with the Embassy of the Arab Republic of Egypt in the United Kingdom and the British International Trade Administration (DIT) in Egypt.

UK chief of armed forces visits Egypt, meets chief of staff

Tue, 03 Nov 2020 - 11:48 GMT

It is a state visit that lasts for three days.

British Ambassador in Egypt thanks National Council of Women president for contributing in ‘Wilton Park’ conference

Thu, 08 Oct 2020 - 06:59 GMT

The British Ambassador in Egypt, Geoffrey Adams thanked Egypt’s National Council of Women (NCW) chairperson Maya Morsy for her contribution to ‘WiltonPark’ conference, Thursday.

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.

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