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13 new Russian railway vehicles arrive at Alexandria Port

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 - 01:44 GMT

The vehicles have so far reached 81 out of a total 1,300 that should be imported as part of the deal.

Egypt to be gate for "Sputnik V" vaccine to Africa: Russian official

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 - 11:27 GMT

Head of the Russian Direct Investment Fund Kirill Dmitriev said Tuesday that Egypt is one of Russia’s main partners in the region.

New Russian Consul General in Alexandria assumes duties

Sun, 13 Sep 2020 - 01:21 GMT

Former consul Rashid Sidikouf, who left this position after five years and a half, was in charge of the duayen of the consular corps in Alexandria, and handed it over to Palestine’s Consul General in Alexandria, Ambassador Hossam Al-Dabbas, in a ceremony held four days ago.

Egyptian Embassy in Russia announces resuming international flights to Cairo on Sept. 9

Wed, 09 Sep 2020 - 08:55 GMT

Abdel Moez pointed out that Egypt is one of the few countries towhich Russiahas restored flights.

Russia's COVID-19 vaccine showed antibody response in initial trials

Sat, 05 Sep 2020 - 10:04 GMT

Russia’s “Sputnik-V” COVID-19 vaccine produced an antibody response in all participants in early-stage trials.

Russia’s investments in Egypt reaches $7.4B, another $7B to be added soon: amb. Georgiy Borisenko

Mon, 31 Aug 2020 - 02:43 GMT

Russian Ambassador in Cairo Georgiy Borisenko said that the bilateral relations between Egypt and Russia are witnessing a huge renaissance in recent years

Egyptian association greets Russian ambassador on 77th anniversary of establishing Cairo-Moscow relations

Thu, 27 Aug 2020 - 03:32 GMT

The strength of Cairo-Moscow relations is evidence in the complete understanding achieved between the two countries’ leaderships.

Russian Foreign Ministry praises ‘dynamic, strategic’ relations with Egypt - Report

Thu, 27 Aug 2020 - 02:42 GMT

The Russian Foreign Ministry praised the current level of Russian-Egyptian bilateral cooperation in various fields.

Russian envoy praises Russian-Egyptian diplomatic relation on 77th anniversary of its establishment

Tue, 25 Aug 2020 - 03:25 GMT

In a press release issued by the Russian embassy in Cairo on Tuesday, the Russian diplomat said the period between 1950 and 1970 was characterized by understanding and carrying out a large number of mega projects.

Egypt receives new batch of Russian railway vehicles: Gov't

Tue, 25 Aug 2020 - 02:13 GMT

This deal is the largest deal in the history of Egyptian Railways, which was signed by the Egyptian Railways Authority and the Russian company, Transmach, representing the Russian-Hungarian consortium, worth €1.16 billion.

Russian direct investments in Egypt record $7.4 during 2020

Sun, 23 Aug 2020 - 02:48 GMT

Borisenko confirmed that Russian companies are interested in enhancing cooperation with Egyptian businessmen in the local market, which he described as very attractive for investment.

Russia studying exporting COVID-19 vaccine to Egypt, other African states

Fri, 21 Aug 2020 - 10:21 GMT

Moscow is expected to export the Russian vaccine in November or December after covering all of Russia in October.

Egypt represents 40% of volume of trade between Russia, Africa: Egypt amb. to Russia

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 - 02:00 GMT

Nasr said that Egypt is a main partner to Russia in Africa and the Middle East, adding that Russia is a very important partner to Egypt.

Russia becomes first country to approve a COVID-19 vaccine, says Putin

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 - 09:39 GMT

Putin said on Tuesday that Russia had become the first country in the world to grant regulatory approval to a COVID-19 vaccine after less than two months of human testing.

Egypt’s Foriegn Minister discusses mutual relations, regional efforts with US Secretary and stresses 'Cairo Declaration' as ultimate solution for Libyan crisis

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 - 05:23 GMT

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry discussed mutual relations between Egyptian and the United States as well as means to boost them with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in a phone call on Thursday.

Russia confirms 5,862 COVID-19 cases, 789,190 in total

Wed, 22 Jul 2020 - 10:49 GMT

Also, 165 people died from coronavirus on July 22. Most fatalities are reported in St. Petersburg and Moscow.

Congress members draft bill to sanction Turkey over Russian S-400 missile system

Sat, 18 Jul 2020 - 02:12 GMT

The air defense system acquired by the NATO member a year ago has not been activated yet.

Russia's coronavirus infections hit 750K

Wed, 15 Jul 2020 - 10:02 GMT

Over the past 24 hours, 156 people have died, bringing the total toll to 11,770 — a rate considerably lower than in many other countries hit hard by the pandemic.

Russia reports 6,611 new coronavirus cases

Sat, 11 Jul 2020 - 02:29 GMT

The number of recovered patients diagnosed with coronavirus increased in Russia by 8,378 over the day, a total of 497,446 people recovered.

Ahmed El Shenawy let me down, Zaki Abdel Fattah

Sat, 11 Jul 2020 - 01:36 GMT

Zaki joined American manager Bob Bradley's coaching staff when he led the Egyptian national team between 2011 and 2013.

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