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Russia to supply Russian grain to Egypt in ruble

Sun, 22 Jan 2023 - 09:58 GMT

Few days ago, the Russian Central Bank added the Egyptian pound to the list of its foreign currencies.

Russia studies providing Egypt with wheat in exchange for rubles

Sun, 22 Jan 2023 - 04:32 GMT

Abramchenko said that Turkey had paid for providing it with Russian grain in rubles, adding that Moscow is currently studying the possibility of carrying out similar supplies to Egypt.

Russia adds EGP to its foreign currencies list

Thu, 19 Jan 2023 - 09:26 GMT

The exchange rate of the Russian ruble against the Egyptian pound recorded about 43 piasters, according to the list of the Russian Central Bank.

Ukraine Army eliminates about 115,290 enemy troops

Sun, 15 Jan 2023 - 11:30 GMT

The relevant statement was made by the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine on Facebook, an Ukrinform correspondent reports.

Egypt's potato exports to Russia grow by 25% in 2022

Tue, 03 Jan 2023 - 11:27 GMT

The official noted that the total size of potato exports throughout the year was 875,000 tons.

No decision on Russia's potential switch to Asian confederation - RFU head

Sat, 31 Dec 2022 - 10:44 GMT

Both UEFA and global football's governing body FIFA had decided in February that all Russian teams - whether national or club sides - would be suspended from participation in their competitions following Russia's invasion of Ukraine.

Egyptian FM receives phone call from Russian counterpart

Sun, 18 Dec 2022 - 01:08 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Saturday a phone call from his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov.

EgyptAir increases direct flights between Cairo, Moscow

Sat, 17 Dec 2022 - 09:43 GMT

The company also decided to increase direct flights between Moscow and Sharm El-Sheikh and Hurghada airports to reach 28 flights as of the beginning of next January, in coordination with tourism agents.

Washington set to okay delivery of Patriot missile battery to Ukraine

Wed, 14 Dec 2022 - 11:24 GMT

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky pressed Western leaders as recently as Monday to provide more advanced weapons to help his country in its war with Russia. The Patriot would be the most advanced surface-to-air missile system the West has provided to Ukraine to help repel Russian aerial attacks.

Hungary supplies Egypt with dozens of new railcars within €1B deal

Wed, 07 Dec 2022 - 12:18 GMT

The Ministry of Transport announced Wednesday the resumption of the supply of Hungarian railcars after months of suspension because global crises.

U.S. official comments on Egyptian president's call to end Russia-Ukraine War

Tue, 15 Nov 2022 - 11:43 GMT

The U.S. Department of State's regional spokesperson's statements were made at a phone-in Monday with Egyptian TV Presenter Sayed Ali.

U.S. official comments on Egyptian president's call to end Russia-Ukraine War

Tue, 15 Nov 2022 - 11:43 GMT

The U.S. Department of State's regional spokesperson's statements were made at a phone-in Monday with Egyptian TV Presenter Sayed Ali.

Egypt's FM discusses climate issues with Irish, Russian, Turkish senior officials

Wed, 09 Nov 2022 - 04:30 GMT

The meetings were held on the sidelines of COP 27.

Ukrainian president supports Egyptian counterpart's call for peace

Wed, 09 Nov 2022 - 02:11 GMT

That was in his recorded speech at COP 27.

Russian amb. welcomes reviving activities of Russian-Egyptian friendship society

Wed, 09 Nov 2022 - 01:53 GMT

He congratulated Dr Ibrahim Kamel for being unanimously elected as head of the society.

Egypt follows up on conditions of students studying in Russian city of Belgorod

Fri, 14 Oct 2022 - 02:49 GMT

The students are completing their studies online, the statement added, noting that the embassy communicates extensively with students, whose number reached 1,100.

Egypt votes for UN resolution condemning Russian annexation of Ukrainian regions

Thu, 13 Oct 2022 - 04:04 GMT

Egypt called upon Russia and Ukraine, and all influential parties, to reach a solution that takes into account the concerns of all parties and stops the war, destruction and negative humanitarian impacts.

No Egyptian observers participated in Russian referendums as rumors surface that Ukraine pulled out of squash championship in Egypt

Mon, 10 Oct 2022 - 08:31 GMT

No Egyptian observers were sent to follow up on referendums held in Ukrainian regions that as a result have been annexed to Russia, according to a Monday statement by the Foreign Ministry.

Russian athletes who do not back invasion of Ukraine could return to competing, IOC president says

Sat, 01 Oct 2022 - 12:47 GMT

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is considering a return to competition of Russian athletes who do not support the country's invasion of Ukraine, IOC president Thomas Bach said on Friday.

Egypt’s FM meets with British, Russian, Irish, Serbian counterparts in New York

Thu, 22 Sep 2022 - 12:12 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry met on Wednesday with his counterparts from the UK, Russia, Ireland, and Serbia, said Egyptian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Ahmed Abu Zeid.

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