Law exempting widows, divorcees, pensioners from utilities bills to be discussed

Tue, 04 Sep 2018 - 09:38 GMT

A draft law to exempt widows, divorcees and pensioners from paying water, electricity and gas bills will be presented in the Parliament’s fourth round.

Sawasiya Film Festival to kick off September 14

Tue, 28 Aug 2018 - 08:33 GMT

The first round of Sawasiya Film Festival for short movies and documentaries will kick off on September 14, 2018 in Suez.

MPs call to impose tax on social media and Google

Mon, 28 May 2018 - 10:56 GMT

Members of the Parliament call to impose a tax on advertisements posted on social media websites as it would be an important source of revenues for the treasury.

Parliament’s Labor Committee finally approves labor bill

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 - 07:53 GMT

The manpower committee of the House of Representatives finally approved the labor bill with its final draft reached by the committee.

Electronic crime law to ban more than 3,000 websites: MP

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 - 07:56 GMT

MP Ahmed Badawy said that more than 3,000 websites will be banned after approving the electronic crime law.

Court holds MB member for 45 days pending investigation

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 - 02:18 GMT

The Cairo Criminal Court on Tuesday.

South Sinai’s MPs resign from parliament

Sun, 07 May 2017 - 07:24 GMT

Four members of Egypt’s House of Representatives submitted their resignations to Parliament Speaker Ali Abdel-Aal .

MP banned from entering Egyptian Petrified Forest Protectorate

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 - 04:56 GMT

MP Shereen Farrag was detained in Maddi Petrified Forest Protectorate along with media and journalists crew who were accompanying her upon instruction from the Ministry of Environment

MP calls for harsher penalties for child rapists

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 - 06:08 GMT

Member of Parliament, Hisham Wali, presented a draft law amending the criminal code to impose harsher imprisonments on child rapists, he said in a statement Saturday.

Government prepares a law related to cyber crimes in coordination with Defense and Interior Ministries: PM

Thu, 13 Apr 2017 - 01:34 GMT

Parliament is discussing a new law that address cyber crimes and internet security

Anwar Essmat Sadat poised to leave Parliament

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 - 07:39 GMT

Parliament's Legislative Affairs Committee upheld the suggestion to strip prominent member of Parliament (MP) Anwar Essmat Sadat of his membership.