Africa

Egypt, Zimbabwe discuss activation of MoUs on affordable housing, smart cities

Sun, 03 Mar 2024 - 10:23 GMT

Egyptian Ambassador to Harare met with Vice-President of Zimbabwe Constantino Chiwenga.

Egypt assists Djibouti with population census through 1.4K tablets

Mon, 26 Feb 2024 - 02:57 GMT

The tablets are produced by the Arab Organization for Industrialization (AOI).

Egypt, Equatorial Guinea in talks to sign cooperation agreements

Sun, 25 Feb 2024 - 12:23 GMT

Egyptian Ambassador to Malabo Hadad al-Gohary met with President of Equatorial Guinea Obiang Nguema Mbasogo to follow up on bilateral cooperation.

Egypt's Sisi, Eritrean President talk enhancing presence of Egyptian companies in Eritrean market

Sat, 24 Feb 2024 - 01:17 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi received Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki at the Etihadiya Palace in Cairo.

Egypt eager for stepping up economic cooperation with South Africa: FM

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 - 09:50 GMT

The minister's statements came during a meeting with his African counterpart Naledi Pandor.

Issuance of Ethiopia's visa for Egyptian citizens becomes very difficult: Ambassador

Tue, 20 Feb 2024 - 03:51 GMT

The ambassador pointed out that Egypt did not reciprocate the way of treatment with Ethiopian visa applicants.

Egypt extends condolences to UAE, Bahrain on victims in Somali military base attack

Sun, 11 Feb 2024 - 12:52 GMT

The terror attack occurred in the General Gordon military base in Mogadishu on Saturday.

Upon Sisi’s invitation, Brazil’s Lula to visit Egypt on February 15-16

Thu, 08 Feb 2024 - 12:53 GMT

“When he was president-elect, Lula was invited by President El-Sisi to go to COP27 in Sharm El-Sheikh. The president attended and announced the guidelines of his foreign policy—Brazil's return to international forums and reconfigured priorities there. The trip also highlighted the 100 years of diplomatic relations between Brazil and Egypt, celebrated this year (2022),” said Ambassador Carlos Duarte, secretary of Africa and the Middle East in Brazil’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Sisi: Egypt will not tolerate any threat to Somalia

Sun, 21 Jan 2024 - 02:37 GMT

The president expressed opposition to Ethiopian acts.

Egyptian FM heads to Brussels to discuss with EU joint cooperation, regional crises

Sun, 21 Jan 2024 - 01:14 GMT

The minister will discuss Gaza War, armed conflict in Sudan, civil war in Libya, sovereignty breach in Somalia, and security in the Red Sea.

Egypt expresses solidarity with Somalia against attempts to breach its sovereignty

Thu, 18 Jan 2024 - 05:58 GMT

The country also stressed readiness to assist Somalia with human capacity-building, development plans and supporting its stability.

Egyptian president holds meeting on agricultural cooperation with African states

Wed, 17 Jan 2024 - 05:05 GMT

President Sisi was briefed on the challenges facing public and private investments on the continent, and proposals on ways to support these investments.

Egyptian FM criticizes Ethiopia, expresses support to Somalia

Wed, 17 Jan 2024 - 02:44 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry took part in the extraordinary Arab League session held to support Somalia on January 17.

Egyptian, Eritrean FMs hold consultations on Horn of Africa affairs

Thu, 11 Jan 2024 - 03:21 GMT

The Egyptian minister headed to Eritrea to deliver a message from President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi to President Isaias Afwerki.

Egypt's Qalaa Holdings to establish 2 railway lines in Eastern Africa

Wed, 10 Jan 2024 - 01:15 GMT

Minister of Transport Kamel al-Wazir made the announcement on Wednesday.

Egypt aims to boost trading with Africa by 20% by 2029

Mon, 08 Jan 2024 - 03:51 GMT

Egypt, along with 47 countries, has ratified the agreement, explained Al-Wathiq Billah. He expected the rest of the countries to ratify the trade agreement by the second half of 2024

Egypt's Cabinet reveals top African importing markets in Q1 of 2023

Sun, 07 Jan 2024 - 01:21 GMT

The total size of trade exchange between Egypt and other African countries recorded during that period $2.117 billion.

Egypt delivers training to workers at 18 African investment agencies

Sun, 24 Dec 2023 - 12:57 GMT

The General Authority for Investment and Free Zones (GAFI) and the Egyptian Agency of Partnership for Development (EAPD) joined forces to deliver the training programme.

4th round of ministerial negotiations on Ethiopian Dam kicks off

Mon, 18 Dec 2023 - 01:24 GMT

It is held in Addis Ababa.

Egyptian exports to African nations increase by 13% during 2023: trade minister

Mon, 18 Dec 2023 - 12:41 GMT

In 2022, the trade volume between Egypt and COMESA countries reached its highest level, totaling $4.3 billion, as highlighted by the trade minister

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