Russia

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.

Bosnia criticised for playing Russia in November friendly

Sat, 10 Sep 2022 - 11:14 GMT

Bosnia and Herzegovina will play Russia in a friendly match in November, the Bosnia Football Association announced on its official website on Friday, sparking criticism from Bosnia midfielder Miralem Pjanic and the mayor of Sarajevo.

Egypt to witness revival in tourism market during the coming period: official

Sat, 03 Sep 2022 - 05:38 GMT

Member of the Chamber of Tourism Companies, Mohamed Farouk, said that Egyptian tourism will recover during the coming period,

Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power participates in construction of Egypt’s Dabaa NPP

Thu, 25 Aug 2022 - 12:23 GMT

The Russian ASE JSC (Atomstroyexport, JSC) won this tender and KHNP will participate in the construction of power generation facilities (Turbine Island) for the El Dabaa NPP by signing the contract on August 25 with ASE, the main implementing company for the project, the statement added.

Egypt's Hurghada receives 12K tourists on 1 day

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 - 02:29 GMT

Those are coming on 80 flights.

Study: President Sisi's visit to Serbia one of foreign policy tools to diversify partnerships

Tue, 02 Aug 2022 - 01:08 GMT

This comes in light of the repercussions of the Russian-Ukrainian war and the preceding repercussions of the Corona pandemic, as well as the climate change, all of this pushes the need to invest in more diversification in partnerships, expand the margin of movement, and reduce the cost of any of them stumbling.

Due to global economic crises: Egyptian president adds 1M families to monetary subsidies program, sanctions exceptional aid to 9M others

Tue, 26 Jul 2022 - 06:10 GMT

The president made two other instructions pertaining to social safety.

Russian-African Summit to be held mid-2023: Lavrov announces while on visit to Egypt

Sun, 24 Jul 2022 - 03:16 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry and his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov held a joint press conference Sunday following the meeting with President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.

Russian-African Summit to be held mid-2023: Lavrov announces while on visit to Egypt

Sun, 24 Jul 2022 - 03:16 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry and his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov held a joint press conference Sunday following the meeting with President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.

Russian FM delivers message from Vladimir Putin to Egyptian President Sisi

Sun, 24 Jul 2022 - 01:36 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received Sunday Russian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergei Lavrov at Al Itihadiyah Presidential Palace.

Russian FM delivers message from Vladimir Putin to Egyptian President Sisi

Sun, 24 Jul 2022 - 01:36 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received Sunday Russian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergei Lavrov at Al Itihadiyah Presidential Palace.

Egypt's FM sheds light on importance of recent overseas visits by President Sisi

Sun, 24 Jul 2022 - 11:54 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry stated in a phone-in Saturday that the recent visits of President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi to several states reflect Egypt's keenness on persistent coordination with partners on all levels.

Egypt’s FM receives Russian counterpart on Sunday

Sat, 23 Jul 2022 - 09:36 GMT

The Russian Foreign Ministry announced on Thursday that Lavrov will make an African tour that includes Egypt, Ethiopia, Uganda and the Republic of the Congo, from July 24 to 28.

Russian FM to visit Egypt on Sunday

Thu, 21 Jul 2022 - 10:44 GMT

Lavrov will also meet with Secretary General of the League of Arab States Ahmed Aboul Gheit, as well as representatives of the member states of the league, the sources added.

Month-on-month inflation in Egypt records negative rate for 1st time in 2022

Mon, 11 Jul 2022 - 02:54 GMT

The Cabinet declared Monday that month-on-month inflation dropped for the first time in six months in spite of the continuing repercussions of the Russia-Ukraine War.

France prioritizes exporting wheat to Egypt in current harvest season: ambassador

Tue, 05 Jul 2022 - 01:06 GMT

French Ambassador to Cairo Marc Barety told press Monday that his country is a producer of wheat and that it prioritizes exporting the crop to Egypt in the current harvest season.

Egyptian government supports NGOs with LE5.4B to expand social safety umbrella for low-income families

Tue, 05 Jul 2022 - 11:49 GMT

The government has been making steps to reinforce the social safety network since the outbreak of the Russia-Ukraine War.

Egypt offers international tender to purchase 815K tons of wheat

Thu, 30 Jun 2022 - 10:21 GMT

Four days ago, Egyptian Minister of Supply, Ali Moselhi, said that Egypt had contracted to buy 180,000 tons of wheat from India, which is less than what was previously agreed upon (500,000 tons).

Egyptian – European talks tackling Ukrainian crisis’ repercussions, combating terrorism

Tue, 28 Jun 2022 - 02:02 GMT

The meeting dealt with a number of regional and international files of interest to both sides, foremost of which is the file of combating terrorism and the great achievements that Egypt has achieved in this file.

More