Russia

Memory of the day: Italian sailor Amerigo Vespucci discovers America in 1497

Mon, 10 May 2021 - 01:25 GMT

On May 10, many important events took place.

52 new train vehicles arrive at Alexandria Port

Tue, 04 May 2021 - 02:52 GMT

This is part of the largest deal to supply Egypt’s Railway authority with regular and air-conditioned train vehicles at a cost of 1.065 billion euros.

In pics: Popular Russian influencer Gusein Gasanov visits Giza Pyramids, Egyptian Museum

Tue, 04 May 2021 - 02:12 GMT

Famed Russian blogger and influencer Gusein Gasanov visited Monday the Giza Pyramids and the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir.

Russian tourism to Egypt may resume in a month: ambassador

Mon, 03 May 2021 - 11:26 GMT

The Russian aviation authorities are working on the return of flights to Hurghada and Sharm el-Sheikh as soon as possible.

Russia resumes indirect flights from 29 courtiers, including Egypt

Mon, 26 Apr 2021 - 09:47 GMT

As per the Russian government’s decision, citizens coming from the 29 countries are allowed to arrive in Russia via transit flights.

Resuming Russia-Egypt flights: Why good news to Red Sea tourism?

Mon, 26 Apr 2021 - 01:36 GMT

Essam Ali, owner of a tourist bazaar in Hurghada, said that Russian tourists love shopping and roaming in the streets of Hurghada.

Egypt expects over 1M Russian tourists in 2021 as direct flights to Red Sea resorts set to resume

Sun, 25 Apr 2021 - 12:37 GMT

Egypt expects more than one million Russian tourists in 2021 as direct flights between the two countries, including the Red Sea resorts of Sharm el-Sheikh and Hurghada, are expected to resume in the following weeks, Reuters quoted Egyptian deputy tourism minister as saying.

Tourism workers hail Russian flights resumption to Egypt after 6-year hiatus

Sat, 24 Apr 2021 - 03:09 GMT

“Russian tourists always felt they were home when they are in Egypt,” said tourism expert.

Lawmaker: Return of Russian flights to Egypt capped state sustained efforts

Sat, 24 Apr 2021 - 01:25 GMT

All tourist facilities and hotels in the Red Sea resorts of Sharm el-Sheik and Hurghada are prepared to receive the Russian tourists in the upcoming period

Sisi, Putin agree to fully resume flights between Egypt, Russia

Fri, 23 Apr 2021 - 11:47 GMT

President Sisi welcomes the resumption of flights between Egypt and Russia, hoping that this decision contributes to advancing bilateral relations between the two countries.

Health min. discusses with the Russian ambassador on providing Sputnik-V vaccine to Egypt

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 - 03:14 GMT

The two sides discussed means of manufacturing the Russian vaccine in Egypt through the Egyptian companies.

13 new Russian train vehicles to arrive Saturday at Alexandria Port

Fri, 12 Mar 2021 - 01:53 GMT

A total of 13 new Russian vehicles with dynamic ventilation will arrive at Alexandria Port, as part of the contract with the Russian Company Transmas Holding.

Egyptian-Russian delegation visits Egypt’s Dabaa, hails project as ‘safe nuclear plant’

Thu, 04 Mar 2021 - 02:31 GMT

The delegation conducted a field visit to the plant’s site aiming to stand on the developments in work progress in the project.

‘A Reading in Arab-Russian Relations’ workshop launched in BA on Feb. 21

Sun, 21 Feb 2021 - 03:02 GMT

A workshop entitled "A Reading in Arab-Russian Relations" was launched at the BA Strategic Studies Center on February 21, with the participation of experts and specialists from Egypt, Russia and Morocco.

Egypt to receive 1st batch of new train vehicles from Hungary Tuesday

Sat, 20 Feb 2021 - 03:58 GMT

Alexandria Port will receive the first batch of new train vehicles from Hungary Tuesday after receiving some of them from Russia.

Russia's Aeroflot decides to increase flights to Egypt

Tue, 09 Feb 2021 - 02:27 GMT

In a press release carried by Sputnik, Russian airline Aeroflot announced on Tuesday that it will increase its flights to Egypt.

Egypt, Russia reschedule laying foundation stone at Dabaa Nuclear Power Plant due to pandemic

Wed, 03 Feb 2021 - 09:10 GMT

Egypt and Russia have agreed on a new schedule to build Dabaa Nuclear Power Plant, which was delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic, TASS reported.

Egyptian nuclear engineering students graduate from Russian Tomsk Polytechnic University

Sun, 31 Jan 2021 - 05:49 GMT

The new batch includes students from Egypt, Vietnam, and Kazakhstan, besides Russian students.

Russia to increase number of flights to Egypt on February 8

Fri, 29 Jan 2021 - 09:23 GMT

The international flights would take off from eight international airports of the country.

Egypt receives a new batch of Russian train vehicles in February

Thu, 28 Jan 2021 - 11:20 GMT

The new batch arrives via Alexandria Port, and includes 16 vehicles with dynamic ventilation system.

More