Egypt, France discuss cooperation in water resources

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 - 10:45 GMT

According to a statement by the ministry, the two sides discussed means of enhancing joint cooperation in the water resources sector.

Egypt to increase water projects in South Sudan: Minister

Thu, 10 Sep 2020 - 11:22 GMT

Abdel Attai said that Egypt would increase the number of development projects for collecting and storing rainwater, with the aim of serving the South Sudanese people.

Egyptian water resources minister heads to South Sudan to discuss joint projects with counterpart

Tue, 08 Sep 2020 - 10:15 GMT

The official visit is held upon the invitation of the South Sudanese counterpart Manawa Peter Gatkuoth.

Egypt's Irrigation minister reviews water resources projects in S. Sinai

Tue, 01 Sep 2020 - 09:12 GMT

The two officials also discussed projects for protection against flood dangers in the governorate at a cost of 927.5 million pounds.

President Sisi warns of illegal constructions, 100-year impact of delay in developmental projects

Sat, 29 Aug 2020 - 12:29 GMT

"Officials who aren’t able to impose order by dealing with construction violations have to resign," President Sisi.

Saving rain drops, Egypt dug more than 6K wells to collect water in four governorates

Fri, 28 Aug 2020 - 01:53 GMT

The wells are used for drinking, agriculture, and reclamation for Bedouins in remote areas.

Egypt to complete 19 desalination plants within 18 months

Sat, 22 Aug 2020 - 02:00 GMT

The projects are constructed within a strategy to increase Egypt's water resources, and secure water for irrigation.

Sisi directs government to increase number of seawater desalination plants

Mon, 17 Aug 2020 - 08:52 GMT

President revealed that the water desalination projects cost a total of EGP435 billion.

Irrigation ministers, FMs of Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan to hold meeting on Renaissance Dam August 16

Sat, 15 Aug 2020 - 02:12 GMT

Sudanese sources told Sky News Arabia that the ministers of foreign affairs and irrigation of Egypt, Ethiopia, and Sudan will hold a meeting Sunday on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

Egypt to introduce artificial intelligence in irrigation water management

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 - 12:51 GMT

The Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation and the Ministry of Telecommunications and Information Technology signed a cooperation protocol.

President Sisi holds meeting on agricultural projects, Sinai development

Wed, 05 Aug 2020 - 05:13 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi held a meeting Wednesday with ministers of agriculture and military production.

Sudan urges reaching agreement guaranteeing safety of Roseires Dam

Tue, 04 Aug 2020 - 08:08 GMT

That was in the ministerial meeting held Monday to regulate the resumption of negotiations on the operation and reservoir's filling of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

Egypt objects Ethiopia's 'unilateral act' of filling Renaissance Dam reservoir

Mon, 03 Aug 2020 - 03:39 GMT

In July, Ethiopia held around 4 billion cubic meters in the reservoir.

New negotiations round on Ethiopian Renaissance Dam to begin August 3

Mon, 03 Aug 2020 - 08:54 GMT

In addition to the representatives of Egypt, Ethiopia, and Sudan, the meetings will be attended by U.S. and EU observers as well as AU experts.

Egypt supports development in Ethiopia, only negotiation its battle: Sisi

Tue, 28 Jul 2020 - 02:01 GMT

The Egyptian media should not mention a military action as an option in the issue of the Renaissance Dam (GERD), President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi said Tuesday.

Ethiopia may build 3 more dams: Egyptian water expert

Sat, 25 Jul 2020 - 02:58 GMT

Water flows in the Blue Nile carries 136 million tons of silt, saying that this amount of silt is enough to fill the Renaissance Dam’s in 50 years.

Egypt, Sierra Leone discuss ties in water resources

Tue, 21 Jul 2020 - 10:20 GMT

Irrigation Minister Mohamed Abdel Aati discussed with Sierra Leone Minister of Water Resources Philip K Lansana bilateral ties in the water resources domain.

GERD issue: Water stations in Khartoum stopped operating after sudden decline in water inflow

Sun, 19 Jul 2020 - 05:51 GMT

About ten stations stopped operating, he noted, adding that the gates of Roseires Dam were opened to pump water into the station in order to resume operation.

Egypt's PM inspects crucial projects in Aswan

Tue, 14 Jul 2020 - 04:39 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli and a number of ministers visited Aswan to check on a number of projects and facilities.

Negotiations on GERD to end July 12, intl. observers report to AU to be submitted July 13

Sat, 11 Jul 2020 - 09:47 GMT

Until present, eight days of negotiations gave rise to no outcome.