2 planes carrying aid shipments for Gaza arrives in Arish

Mon, 16 Oct 2023 - 12:50 GMT

Two planes carrying aid shipments for the people of Gaza, provided by the World Food Program, landed at Al-Arish Airport in North Sinai on Sunday.

Egypt to receive 11K tons of corn from Ukraine’s Odesa: JCC

Mon, 29 Aug 2022 - 05:41 GMT

Vessel “Ash Baltic” which is en route to Egypt’s Dekhela Port is one of three vessels that were authorized on Monday with a total of 70,000 tons of grains, the JCC added.

Egypt receives 1.2 million AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine doses from Spain

Fri, 10 Dec 2021 - 12:26 GMT

Egypt received a shipment of AstraZeneca vaccines from Spain comprising 1,273,600 doses, said local reports on Thursday.

Lebanon thwarts attempted smuggle of 4-tons of Hashish to Egypt

Sat, 22 May 2021 - 03:01 GMT

The Lebanese Presidency announced Saturday seizing a huge shipment of hashish in the Port of Sidon Jieh before it was set to be smuggled into Egypt.

Oil prices rise as Saudi Arabia suspends shipments through Red Sea lane

Thu, 26 Jul 2018 - 09:16 GMT

Brent crude futures had risen 42 cents, or 0.6 percent, to $74.35 a barrel by 0648 GMT, after gaining 0.7 percent on Wednesday.

Egypt imports 420,000 tons of wheat from Russia, Romania

Tue, 12 Jun 2018 - 06:25 GMT

Egypt’s General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC) announced it has purchased 420,000 tons of wheat from Russia and Romania on Tuesday.

Second Iraqi oil shipment arrives to Egypt

Mon, 02 Apr 2018 - 11:48 GMT

Egypt received its first 2 million-barrel crude oil shipment coming from Iraq on Feb. 15.

Egypt receives last Iraqi crude shipment under current contract

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 - 12:04 GMT

This pushed up the total quantities received from Iraq to 12 million barrels.

Egypt yet to decide on Romania’s wheat cargo: Reuters

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 - 02:34 GMT

The decision on whether Egypt will accept or not a wheat shipment coming from Romania after poppy grains were detected in it is yet to be made by Attorney General Nabil Sadeq.

Prohibited Poppy grains found in wheat shipment from Romania

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 - 12:58 GMT

The Agriculture Quarantine and Inspection Authority at Safaga port prevented unloading a 63 thousand ton shipment of wheat coming from Romania.