Ethiopian Renaissance Dam

Egypt showed great flexibility during GERD talks: Irrigation min.

Tue, 23 Mar 2021 - 11:41 GMT

Egypt’s minster of Irrigation and Water Resources Mohamed Abdel Aati said that Egypt has shown a great degree of flexibility during negotiations on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) for an agreement that protects the rights of all the parties involved.

Egypt’s Sisi reassures citizens about Ethiopian Dam, vaccination strategy

Sat, 06 Feb 2021 - 11:22 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi surprisingly made remarks to MBC Masr’s Al-Hekaya program via telephone on Saturday night, where he discussed a number of topics, including the Ethiopian Dam talks and vaccination plans.

EU to play positive role in file of Ethiopian Renaissance Dam: European Council President

Fri, 06 Nov 2020 - 02:08 GMT

He said that the EU is aware of the importance of this file for the three countries, noting that he discussed this matter with Egypt several times.

New Ethiopian ambassador to Egypt Markos Tekle Rike officially starts duties amid tensions over GERD

Thu, 27 Aug 2020 - 03:59 GMT

New Ethiopian Ambassador to Egypt Markos Tekle Rike on Thursday presented his credentials to the Egyptian Foreign Ministry, to officially start his duties, amid growing conflict between Egypt and Ethiopia over filling and operating the Ethiopian Renaissance Dam.

Egypt is not ‘escaping’ GERD talks by mediating UN Security Council: FM Shoukry

Mon, 22 Jun 2020 - 12:49 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry negated that Egypt is escaping negotiations of the Ethiopian Renaissance Dam by referring the issue to the United Nations Security Council.

Egypt refers GERD issue to UN Security Council

Fri, 19 Jun 2020 - 10:11 GMT

Egypt called Friday the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), to intervene in the Ethiopian Renaissance Dam crisis

Egyptian farmers complain about water shortage

Sun, 23 Sep 2018 - 10:44 GMT

A total of 200,000 Egyptian farmers are prone to lose their livelihood as a result of water shortage.

President Sisi to meet Bashir in visit to Sudan: Amb.

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 10:06 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi will embark on a two-day visit to Sudan starting Thursday, in his first visit to the country since he was re-elected last March.

GERD 9-party meeting in Cairo postponed: sources

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 - 04:16 GMT

Sources revealed that the nine-party meeting concerning the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) which was set to be held on June 18-19 in Cairo was postponed.

Sudan, Egypt agree to enhance relations: Sudanese ambassador

Fri, 09 Mar 2018 - 10:25 GMT

Sudan and Egypt have agreed to work closely towards bilateral relations, said the newly returned Sudanese ambassador to Egypt

Disagreement on Renaissance Dam is solvable: Mahdi

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 - 03:05 GMT

ormer Sudanese Prime Minister Sadiq al-Mahdi said that the technical disagreement related to the Ethiopian Renaissance Dam is solvable.

PM chairs Nile water committee meeting

Sun, 15 Oct 2017 - 08:26 GMT

Prime Minister Sherif Ismail chaired on Sunday a meeting of the higher committee on Nile waters