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Egyptian, Jordanian FMs probe Palestinian cause, GERD issue

Thu, 02 Jul 2020 - 11:01 GMT

In a phone call, they discussed the Israeli unilateral measures intended for annexing parts of the occupied Palestinian territories to consider coordinating cooperation on various regional developments

President Sisi inaugurates Sphinx, New Administrative Capital airports

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 10:33 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi inaugurated on June 29, 2020 Sphinx Airport on Cairo-Alex Road and the New Administrative Capital airport via video-conference.

90% of GERD disputed issues solved: Head of AU Commission

Sun, 28 Jun 2020 - 12:26 GMT

The newly-formed legal and technical committee will submit its report on the disputed issues to President Ramaphosa within a week from the issuance of the communique.

Int'l, regional entities hasten to urge deal before Ethiopia unilaterally fills massive dam

Wed, 24 Jun 2020 - 03:39 GMT

The U.S. has reaffirmed its support for “a fair and equitable agreement that balances the interests” of Ethiopia and the two downstream nations, while the Arab League said the water security of Egypt and Sudan are integral to the Arab national security.

Egypt’s FM: AL emergency meeting discusses GERD file

Mon, 22 Jun 2020 - 09:31 GMT

Shoukry said that Ethiopia’s statements regarding the dam are ‘provocative’ and contrary to what Addis Ababa pledged in the 2015 Declaration of Principles

PM visits wastewater treatment plant serving 9M Egyptians after upgrade

Sat, 13 Jun 2020 - 11:35 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madouli visited on Saturday Abou Rawash Wastewater Treatment Plant, which has been recently expanded and upgraded.

Running the tap for 20 seconds wastes 60 liters of water a day

Sat, 16 May 2020 - 10:42 GMT

“It is better to turn off the tap when you wash your hands with soap and re-open it only when needed,” the ministry said

LE14.1B allocated to maintenance of utilities, public buildings in FY2020/2021

Sat, 02 May 2020 - 01:42 GMT

There is a LE2-billion increase compared to the current fiscal year.

LE60.9B allocated to water projects, housing in FY2020/2021

Sat, 02 May 2020 - 01:14 GMT

The ministry plans to raise the coverage of the water supply network, and 500,000 social and middle-income housing units will be built across the country.

Canal lining project saving Egypt 5 bn cubic meters of water per annum launches

Tue, 28 Apr 2020 - 01:29 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi instructed the establishment of canals lining across the country in two years instead of 10.

On 38th Sinai Liberation Day, learn about Egypt's saga of counterterrorism, development

Sat, 25 Apr 2020 - 04:09 GMT

April 25th marks Sinai Liberation Day and 2020 marks the 38th anniversary of the departure of the last Israeli forces from Sinai in 1982.

On 38th Sinai Liberation Day, learn about Egypt's saga of counterterrorism, development

Sat, 25 Apr 2020 - 04:09 GMT

April 25th marks Sinai Liberation Day and 2020 marks the 38th anniversary of the departure of the last Israeli forces from Sinai in 1982.

Egypt's Irrigation min. discuss preparations for water needs season

Wed, 15 Apr 2020 - 10:29 GMT

Abdel-Aty ordered raising the state of preparedness for the upcoming season.

Egypt, Russia discuss COVID-19 crisis and Ethiopian Renaissance dam

Mon, 13 Apr 2020 - 09:01 GMT

The two countries also discussed the latest developments of the regional topics such as the Palestinian issue and the turmoils in Syria and Libya

Egypt upgrades irrigation system over more than 7K feddans

Sat, 11 Apr 2020 - 02:09 GMT

The projects aim at changing the surface irrigation systems into the drip irrigation system, using solar energy to rationalize water consumption.

Violating farmers to pay fines in installments over 2 years

Mon, 23 Mar 2020 - 01:46 GMT

That applies to farmers who committed violations pertinent to rice cultivation.

Egypt: Ethiopia impedes reaching agreement on Renaissance dam

Sun, 22 Mar 2020 - 05:46 GMT

Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation affirmed that Ethiopia does not want to abide by any commitments, saying “we have given ultimate flexibility.”

Sudan to be mediator in Egypt/Ethiopia talks over GERD: Daglo

Sun, 15 Mar 2020 - 02:07 GMT

Sisi and Daglo discussed in Cairo the outcomes of the negotiations that took place in Washington, and the agreement signed by Egypt with initial letters.

Sudanese Sovereign Council 1st deputy meets Sisi in Cairo

Sun, 15 Mar 2020 - 11:09 GMT

Daglo arrived in Cairo on Saturday in a two-day state visit upon an invitation by President Sisi.

Egypt committed to negotiations in face of Ethiopia’s absence

Wed, 26 Feb 2020 - 04:07 GMT

The goal of the upcoming meeting is finalizing an agreement to fill and operate the dam.

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