Official discloses number of rural villages to be developed by mid-2022 within Egypt's 'Decent Life'

Sun, 19 Sep 2021 - 12:38 GMT

The budget allocated to the initiative is LE700 billion, and the number of beneficiaries is 58 million.

58M Egyptians in 4.5K villages to witness drastic improvements in life standards as part of Haya Karima’s second phase

Tue, 31 Aug 2021 - 12:17 GMT

Some 4,500 villages will witness drastic changes to improve life standards over three years, representing a leap for 58 million Egyptians.

Haya Karima allocates LE 32B to re-plan slums

Tue, 31 Aug 2021 - 12:14 GMT

Haya Karima has helped noticeably in reducing poverty levels in the villages where it has intervened.

4K of the neediest Egyptian villages witness comprehensive development as part of Haya Karima

Sun, 29 Aug 2021 - 04:19 GMT

Some 4,741 villages in 26 governorates are witnessing widescale development as part of Haya Karima initiative. With over 18 million beneficiaries, the initiative comes in three phases.

‘Haya Karima’ adopts digitizing Egypt’s villages at cost of LE 5.8 Bn

Tue, 10 Aug 2021 - 03:14 GMT

The project was announced by the Ministry of Planning, and its budget is estimated at L.E. 6 billion, and its implementation will take up to 18 months.

Egyptian villages to witness 100% coverage of water, sanitation services as part of Haya Karima

Tue, 20 Jul 2021 - 02:33 GMT

Sanitation projects came at the forefront of the “Haya Karima” presidential initiative’s projects covering 660 villages in Upper Egypt.

Important figures you need to know about Haya Karima

Mon, 19 Jul 2021 - 02:05 GMT

The project focuses on upgrading the social, health, educational, economic and housing levels as well as all sectors of services provided to those villages.

Egypt long suffered from horizontal agricultural expansion: Sisi

Mon, 05 Jul 2021 - 10:59 GMT

His remarks came as he checked on Wednesday vehicles and equipment used in development of villages included in the Haya Karima initiative.

2nd phase of Haya Karima targets 4,670 villages in next 2 years

Mon, 17 May 2021 - 02:39 GMT

The second phase of the Haya Karima initiative will target 4,670 villages in the coming two years.

Report: Haya Karima reduces poverty rate in Egypt’s villages by 14%

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 02:15 GMT

A recent report by the Ministry of Planning and Economic Development has revealed that the social initiative Haya Karima has contributed to reducing poverty rates in Egypt.

How did ‘Haya Karima’ change livelihood in Egypt’s villages?

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 - 03:58 GMT

A study by the Egyptian Center for Strategic Studies has revealed how the social initiative “Haya Karima” has changed the livelihoods in the Egyptian villages.

Egypt's president instructs enlarging medical caravans within 'Decent Life' initiative

Sun, 07 Mar 2021 - 03:22 GMT

The medical caravans and mobile units are operated by the Ministry of Health and Population in rural villages.

Egypt’s planning minister discusses economic empowerment in villages targeted by 'Decent Life' with banks' CEOs

Mon, 15 Feb 2021 - 03:04 GMT

Minister of Planning and Economic Development, held a meeting via video conference technology to discuss a strategy for economic empowerment in such villages.

Sisi, Jordanian PM talk bilateral coordination in Mideast peace process

Thu, 11 Feb 2021 - 03:23 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received Thursday Jordanian Prime Minister Bishr el-Khasawneh, where they discussed common challenges facing the Arab region and the development of the peace process in the Middle East.

‘Decent Life’ covers 4.5K villages, seeks to improve lives of 50M Egyptians: Minister

Thu, 11 Feb 2021 - 01:45 GMT

Minister of Planning Hala el-Saeed revealed some important figures regarding the presidential initiative “Decent Life” during a Thursday session at the parliament.

Electricity networks in 6 Upper Egypt villages developed amid efforts to modernize countryside

Fri, 29 Jan 2021 - 08:31 GMT

The development of these six villages came at a cost of EGP 21 million ($1.34 million).

Unprotected women breadwinners beating tough circumstances

Thu, 15 Aug 2019 - 09:57 GMT

Egypt Today met with a number of female breadwinners who were forced to work under hard circumstances to earn a living.

El-Roumi to perform a massive concert in Egypt

Fri, 05 Apr 2019 - 11:06 GMT

Veteran singer Majida el-Roumi will perform a massive concert in El Tagamo el Khamis on Friday April 5.

Egypt's Annual birth rate equals other states' population: Min.

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 - 09:21 GMT

It is estimated that Egypt's population will hit 150 million in 2050 with an increase of 70 percent compared to 2015.

Raging forest fire bears down on German villages

Fri, 24 Aug 2018 - 10:24 GMT

The smell of acrid smoke reached as far away as the capital as more than 400 hectares (1,000 acres) of woodland burned outside the city of Potsdam.