'Egypt to not allow resolution of regional issue at its own expense': PM

Tue, 31 Oct 2023 - 02:00 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli held a visit to North Sinai that included a visit to the headquarters of Battalion 101.

Egypt spent 750 bln on development projects in Sinai in past 10 yrs

Fri, 27 Oct 2023 - 12:11 GMT

Over the past years, the Egyptian state was able to confront the challenges represented by terrorist threats in Sinai, as it believed that achieving development is the primary guarantor of sustaining stability and completely eliminating any terrorist attempts.

Development and reconstruction is 'line of defense' for Land of Turquoise: Report

Wed, 11 Oct 2023 - 10:33 GMT

A report by the Egyptian Center for Thought and Strategic Studies revealed that the goal of the Egyptian approach to the security of its northern borders was development, after the end of the terrorist threat in North Sinai.

Egypt succeeds in increasing number of incoming tourists to 7M in 1st half of year

Sat, 07 Oct 2023 - 12:34 GMT

The government's plan succeeded in increasing the number of tourists arriving in Egypt to reach 7 million tourists during the first half of this year.

Egyptian FM discusses developmental cooperation, investment with EU commissioner

Wed, 04 Oct 2023 - 06:58 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Wednesday a phone call from EU Commissioner for Enlargement and Neighborhood Policy Oliver Varhelyi to build upon the EU-Egypt Partnership 2017-2022.

Egypt’s PM discusses Egypt’s achievement in different sectors over past 9 yrs

Sat, 30 Sep 2023 - 12:02 GMT

Prime Minister Madbouly started by explaining the successful experience of other countries like Malaysia, Singapore, Germany and China among other developed countries, saying that their success was not achieved overnight, "it took them years."

Decade of development: Remarkable transformation in Egypt’s electricity sector

Wed, 27 Sep 2023 - 01:38 GMT

Egypt has witnessed a remarkable transformation in the electricity sector and has become a role model for many countries, as exceptional achievements have been made.

Human, social development tops basic pillars of Egypt's plan for FY 23/24

Wed, 06 Sep 2023 - 02:16 GMT

The economic and social development plan for the fiscal year 2023/2024 directed attention to the human and social development sectors as one of the basic pillars of sustainable development.

Egypt suffers from very high dependency ratio, overpopulation: Health Minister

Tue, 05 Sep 2023 - 01:24 GMT

In the past few years, the size of the Egyptian population spiked by 40 million, which represented a challenge to development.

Population growth in Egypt has to be cut to 400K per annum: President Sisi

Tue, 05 Sep 2023 - 12:55 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi launched Tuesday the first edition of the Global Congress on Population, Health, and Development held in the New Administrative Capital on September 5-8.

Egyptian president meets with security officials to discuss North Sinai's development

Sun, 03 Sep 2023 - 02:16 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi held a meeting Sunday to follow up on the executive status of "comprehensive development efforts" in North Sinai, the presidency's spokesperson stated.

Egypt scores successes in petroleum sector, boom in gas exports: Maat Report

Sat, 02 Sep 2023 - 12:59 GMT

The Egyptian state continues its major successes and achievements in the gas and oil file, and this comes at a time when Egypt is seeking to increase its reserves of gas, the demand for which has recently grown, in addition to the efforts of many European countries to secure alternative sources away from Russian supplies.

Mashat, new WB regional director talk partnerships, developing cooperation with Egypt

Thu, 31 Aug 2023 - 03:15 GMT

Dr. Rania Al-Mashat, Minister of International Cooperation and Governor of Egypt at the World Bank Group, met with Stephen Gumpert, the new World Bank Regional Director for Egypt, Yemen, and Djibouti, who assumed his position at the beginning of mid-August, succeeding the previous Regional Director, Marina Wess.

North Sinai has LE6.5B of gov’t investments in 2023/2024

Sun, 13 Aug 2023 - 12:14 GMT

The total government investments in the 2023/2024 plan for the development of North Sinai amount to about L.E.6.5 billion.

Highlights: New projects aim to raise Alexandria port's global ranking

Tue, 01 Aug 2023 - 06:51 GMT

Among the projects is the establishment of many different projects to raise the port's summer capacity globally, in a way that it can receive huge sailing ships from all over the world.

181 villages in New Sohag developed under Haya Karima

Tue, 18 Jul 2023 - 07:27 GMT

The New Sohag is one of the third generation cities, and hosts ongoing investments amounted to about 102 billion pounds, starting from mid-2014 until December 2022, where 181 villages were developed.

Egypt's gov't directs investments of LE 71.4 bln to Upper Egypt's development

Fri, 07 Jul 2023 - 09:27 GMT

Egyptian government directed investments to the Upper Egypt regions, estimated at 71.4 billion pounds to develop the governorates of Upper Egypt during the new fiscal year of 2023/2024.

June 30 Revolution was declaration that 'homeland's identity is authentic Egyptian': President Sisi

Fri, 30 Jun 2023 - 11:22 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi delivered Friday a speech on the occasion of the 10th anniversary of June 30 Revolution that overthrew the regime of the outlawed Muslim Bortherhood.

Egyptian Suez Canal's annual revenue at all-time high

Thu, 22 Jun 2023 - 01:21 GMT

The ongoing development of the southern part [of the maritime course] will increase the capacity of ship transit through this part, and increase the navigational safety factor by 28 percent, according to Admiral Rabie, noting that the project of expansion is expected to complete in one month and a half.

Egypt will avoid raising loans except for pressing developmental needs: Planning Minister

Wed, 07 Jun 2023 - 11:35 GMT

Egypt will not take out new loans unless they are on soft terms and only for pressing developmental needs, the minister said.