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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.

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.

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