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Haya Karima social initiative expanded to improve lives in hundreds of rural settlements

Wed, 24 Feb 2021 - 06:35 GMT

More than 95 percent of the targets of the first phase of Haya Karima initiative has been accomplished in 143 villages, head of the project, Mohamed Abdel Fattah, said Wednesday.

Egypt’s Sisi directs government to increase cultivated areas of cotton to meet international needs

Mon, 22 Feb 2021 - 06:51 GMT

He also ordered the government to establish national factories that produce high-quality cotton products at affordable prices for citizens.

Egyptian ministry establishes Equal Opportunities Unit to ensure gender equality

Mon, 22 Feb 2021 - 10:42 GMT

The Equal Opportunities Unit comes within the framework of promoting the fifth goal of the sustainable development goals on gender equality, Minister El-Said stated.

Egypt's foreign ministry discloses content of 2nd Aswan Forum for Sustainable Peace and Development

Thu, 18 Feb 2021 - 03:17 GMT

The second edition of Aswan Forum for Sustainable Peace and Development will be held in a hybrid fashion but mainly virtually on March 1-5.

Why is there a slum called the "Manor of Camel Jockeys" and why did it change into "the City of Hope?"

Thu, 18 Feb 2021 - 11:57 GMT

It would be strange for a non-Egyptian that an area in Cairo called the Manor of Camel Jockeys had its name changed due to the notoriety of its original name. How did the Manor of Camel Jockeys get such a bad reputation, prompting the renaming into the City of Hope?

Egypt's pres. gives students choice to receive education in-person or remotely

Sun, 14 Feb 2021 - 04:01 GMT

That was in a meeting with Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli and Minister of Education and Technical Education Tarek Shawky.

Egypt's planning ministry discloses features of 'Citizen Investment Plan' in Monufia for FY 2020/21

Sun, 14 Feb 2021 - 02:40 GMT

LE5.8 billion of public investments directed to Menoufia governorate in FY 2020/21.

In Pics: Egypt's Sisi Inspects Mostorod Axis Development Project in East Cairo

Fri, 12 Feb 2021 - 07:23 GMT

The New Mostorod Axis is designed like freeways with 8 traffic lanes per direction.

Egypt is preparing 3rd voluntary report on work achieved towards SDGs

Tue, 09 Feb 2021 - 01:51 GMT

Minister of Planning and Economic Development Hala al-Said stated Monday that the ministry is currently preparing the third voluntary report.

Egyptian minister presents measures taken to diversify funding for development plans

Tue, 09 Feb 2021 - 01:19 GMT

Minister of Planning and Economic Development Hala El-Said gave an overview of the efforts made to diversify the sources of financing development plans and programs.

Egypt intends to complete development of 375 villages by end of 2021

Tue, 09 Feb 2021 - 12:33 GMT

“This comes as part of the implementation of the first and second phase of the national project for the development of Egyptian villages, "A Decent Life”,” el-Saeed clarified.

Egyptian PM discusses developmental ties with Iraqi minister

Tue, 09 Feb 2021 - 10:09 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli received Monday Iraqi Minister of Foreign Affairs Fouad Hussein affirming that he himself follows up on the execution of joint cooperation projects.

Deaths fell in Egypt due to improvement in healthcare services, road networks: min.

Mon, 08 Feb 2021 - 01:13 GMT

The planning ministry secured technical assistance for 100 Healthy Lives Initiative, and upgraded 30 percent of vaccination bureaus located in 13 governorates.

375 villages housing 4.5M citizens are being developed within ‘Decent Life’ initiative

Mon, 08 Feb 2021 - 11:45 GMT

The initiative is worth LE20 billion.

Cabinet reveals updates of ‘Home for All Egyptians’ initiative aimed at building 500K residential units

Mon, 08 Feb 2021 - 10:43 GMT

The initiative is within a project on developing the capitals of governorates and large cities.

Iraq is looking forward to enhancing intelligence cooperation: FM

Sun, 07 Feb 2021 - 11:17 GMT

The Egyptian ambassador confirmed that his country is looking forward to establishing significant relations with Iraq.

Official reveals cost needed to build 1M residential units per annum in Egypt

Sun, 07 Feb 2021 - 10:49 GMT

The official was commenting on the statements the president made Saturday on the needs resulting from overpopulation as almost 2.4 million are born every year.

Minister Rania al-Mashat meets Iraqi delegation to present Egypt’s developmental experience via international cooperation

Sat, 06 Feb 2021 - 03:04 GMT

Minister of International Cooperation H.E. Dr. Rania A. Al-Mashat met with an Iraqi delegation headed by Dr. Maher Hammad, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Planning for Technical Affairs, Ms. Taif Sami Muhammad, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Finance, and Iraq's ambassador and permanent representative to the League of Arab States, Mr. Ahmed Nayef Al-Dailami, and a number of officials from the State of Iraq.

Egypt eyes technical assistance programs offered by EU

Thu, 04 Feb 2021 - 10:34 GMT

The country also wants support in mitigating the economic impact of the pandemic.

Proposal to establish ‘Walkway of Egypt’s People’ in Delta

Sun, 31 Jan 2021 - 10:27 GMT

The government is currently implementing a project of “Walkway of Egypt’s People” along the Nile in Cairo. The under-construction Walk aims at removing encroachments on the river from Cairo to Aswan, Upper Egypt.

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