Berri launches urgent call for dialogue to fill Lebanon's presidency vacancy

Fri, 01 Sep 2023 - 08:25 GMT

Lebanon, long divided on sectarian lines, has been hit both by a political void and a major economic crisis.

Lebanese Minister praises Egypt as 2nd exporter of citrus worldwide

Wed, 12 Jul 2023 - 06:06 GMT

The Lebanese Minister of Agriculture, Dr. Abbas Hajj Hassan hailed Egypt for becoming the second exporter of cirtus worldwide.

Backed by the legendary Osama Rahbani, Hiba Tawaji will perform her 1st ever concert in Egypt on June 16

Wed, 14 Jun 2023 - 09:37 GMT

Backed by the legendary Osama Rahbani, Hiba Tawaji will perform her 1st ever concert in Egypt on June 16

32nd Arab League summit final statement affirms importance of unity to solve all Arab issues

Sat, 20 May 2023 - 04:35 GMT

Arab leaders agreed in the final statement of the 32nd Arab League Summit, which was held, Friday, in Jeddah, on the need to unite to solve Arab nation's issues.

Egypt’s Sisi, Tunisia’s Saied discuss bilateral ties, regional issues

Fri, 19 May 2023 - 11:36 GMT

The President said Egypt looked forward to developing relations between the two countries to a sustainable framework of economic integration and strategic cooperation and Egypt supports all ongoing efforts to pursue Tunisia's development and reform, Fahmy added.

Egypt’s Sisi, Lebanon’s FM discuss bilateral ties

Fri, 19 May 2023 - 10:47 GMT

“El-Sisi valued the special characteristics of relations between Egypt and Lebanon, at both the official and popular levels,” said Egyptian Presidential Spokesperson Ahmed Fahmy in a statement.

Lebanon thanks Egypt for safe entry of 5 nationals to Egypt from Sudan

Thu, 27 Apr 2023 - 03:24 GMT

The five citizens (a woman with her three children and a man) entered across the border with Sudan and then will go back to Lebanon, the ambassador said in a statement on Thursday, noting that the Lebanese nationals are now safe.

Egyptian economy characterized by investment diversification, technological development: Lebanese Min.

Mon, 13 Feb 2023 - 05:07 GMT

Salam referred to the success achieved by Lebanese businessmen in Egypt in various economic activities, adding that the Lebanese businessman usually achieves success abroad.

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.