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Around 23 million may be affected by earthquake in Turkey, Syria: WHO

Tue, 07 Feb 2023 - 11:44 GMT

23 million people, including 1.4 million children, were likely to be exposed both senior officials from the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Tuesday that Syria's humanitarian needs were the highest after a major earthquake killed thousands there and in southern Turkey.

Difficult conditions frustrate rescue efforts after Turkey and Syria earthquakes as toll reaches 5,000

Tue, 07 Feb 2023 - 11:42 GMT

As the scale of the devastation from the 7.8 magnitude tremor continued to unfold, the World Health Organization warned the number of casualties could exceed 20,000.

Ministry of Foreign affairs says Nasrallah’s comments on Egypt are “nonsense”

Fri, 20 Jan 2023 - 05:33 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Foreign affairs spokesperson Ahmed Abu Zeid described Lebanon's Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah statements on Egypt as “nonsense”.

Egypt, Saudi Arabia issue joint statement on outcomes of consultation committee

Thu, 12 Jan 2023 - 03:53 GMT

Egypt and Saudi Arabia agreed on the necessity that Iran abides by the Treaty of the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT).

Egypt, Lebanon’s Ministers of Agriculture discuss enhancement of bilateral ties

Fri, 16 Dec 2022 - 02:43 GMT

The Egyptian Minister affirmed his country’s keenness to provide all aspects of support to the State of Lebanon, in light of the circumstances the Lebanese people are currently going through, according to a statement by the Egyptian Ministry on Friday.

Egypt sends military plane with medical supplies to Lebanon's control of cholera epidemic

Thu, 10 Nov 2022 - 11:54 GMT

The Egyptian support provided to the Lebanese side is an affirmation of the strength of the historical ties that unite Egypt and Lebanon.

Lebanese PM thanks President Sisi for his constant backing to Lebanon

Mon, 07 Nov 2022 - 11:59 GMT

Mikati said the health minister informed him that Egypt has sent a consignment of 1,705 tons of vaccines and medicine laden in 17 trucks.

Egypt is free from Cholera: Adviser to the President

Mon, 24 Oct 2022 - 09:39 GMT

Cholera has spread in Syria and Lebanon at an “alarmed” level, said UNICEF in a statement on Monday.

Egypt 'ready' to export natural gas to Lebanon immediately: Minister

Mon, 17 Oct 2022 - 03:27 GMT

This came during a meeting with the Minister of Petroleum, Walid Fayyad, the Lebanese Minister of Energy and Water, who is currently visiting Cairo, according to a statement from the Ministry of Petroleum, Monday.

FM affirms Egypt’s support for Lebanon

Fri, 23 Sep 2022 - 10:41 GMT

Egyptian Foreign Minister highlighted the importance of completing the constitutional obligations to achieve stability in Lebanon, Abu Zeid added.

Gas deal between Egypt, Lebanon stalled because of WB new terms: Minister

Mon, 19 Sep 2022 - 10:06 GMT

He added that the World Bank has set a ten-term condition, the most prominent of which is increasing the tariff price. He noted that Lebanon already has formulated how the new tariff will cover the expenses.

Lebanese investments in Egypt amount to $1.2B, trade exchange records $580M

Mon, 19 Sep 2022 - 03:17 GMT

Samir elaborated that Lebanon ranks 13th for the countries investing in Egypt.

Lebanese investors keen on tapping Egyptian market: Official

Sun, 18 Sep 2022 - 04:35 GMT

Shuqair urged investors to visit new economic zones in Egypt to get firsthand information about the volume of achievements there.

Lebanon banks closes its doors after repeated storming incidents, officials appeals to depositors to avoid violence

Sat, 17 Sep 2022 - 05:43 GMT

Lebanese Minister of Interior, Bassam Mawlawi, appealed to depositors of Lebanese banks not to use violence to restore their money.

Lebanese citizen breaks into bank with fake gun to withdraw her deposit

Wed, 14 Sep 2022 - 05:34 GMT

Hafez attributed her action to the inability to pay the cost of the treatment of her ill sister, which pushed her to withdraw her frozen deposit.

Elissa to perform in Lebanon on July 30

Sun, 17 Jul 2022 - 09:00 GMT

Elissa to perform in Lebanon on July 30

US welcomes Egypt-Lebanon-Jordan gas deal

Thu, 23 Jun 2022 - 12:03 GMT

Egypt, Lebanon and Syria, on June 21, signed an agreement to transport 650 million cubic meters of gas annually from Egypt to Lebanon via Syria, in a ceremony held at the Lebanese Ministry of Energy in Beirut.

Egypt signs agreement with Lebanon, Syria to supply natural gas

Tue, 21 Jun 2022 - 03:17 GMT

Under the agreement, the gas will be pumped through a pipeline to the Deir Ammar power station in northern Lebanon, where it can add about 450 megawatts to the grid, equivalent to about four additional hours of electricity per day.

Egypt, Lebanon to sign deal on gas exportation on June 21

Fri, 17 Jun 2022 - 05:02 GMT

The deal would ease the electricity crisis that the Lebanese people are suffering from.

Egypt's Social Solidarity Minister offers brokering cooperation between Egyptian, Lebanese social solidarity

Sun, 12 Jun 2022 - 05:13 GMT

Qabaj visited the Lebanese capital, Beirut, within the delegation of the executive bureau of the Council of Arab Ministers for Social Affairs.

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