Egyptian president head to Paris to attends conference on Sudan, summit on African economies

Sun, 16 May 2021 - 10:24 GMT

The Egyptian president is attending upon an invitation by his French counterpart Emanuel Macron.

Egypt's President Sisi to inaugurate projects affiliated to the Suez Canal Authority on May 11

Tue, 11 May 2021 - 08:21 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi arrived to the Suez Canal Axis Tuesday.

Egypt to establish service complexes in countryside as part of ‘Decent Life’ initiative

Sun, 02 May 2021 - 03:15 GMT

Building the complexes came in light of implementing the first phase of the project, which aims at developing and improving the infrastructure and living conditions in about 1,400 villages nationwide.

Egypt launches 'National Program for Economic Restructural Reforms'

Wed, 28 Apr 2021 - 10:46 GMT

The program is the second phase of the National Program for Economic and Social Reforms, which will have a third phase.

Egypt's Gov't works on Sinai development strategy since 2014

Sun, 25 Apr 2021 - 02:30 GMT

Over the past seven years, the State spent over LE 650 billion on development projects in Sinai, the report said.

Egypt’s Sisi: Constructive criticism permissible for all, affirming that he can’t let people live in misery

Sun, 25 Apr 2021 - 04:21 GMT

“The Egyptians have free will and the power to overthrow any government they do not like,” he said.

Finance min. probes economic cooperation with Sudan

Tue, 13 Apr 2021 - 12:25 GMT

He also hoped that the Egyptian-Sudanese joint economic committee would exert more efforts to remove all trade barriers.

Report: Haya Karima reduces poverty rate in Egypt’s villages by 14%

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 02:15 GMT

A recent report by the Ministry of Planning and Economic Development has revealed that the social initiative Haya Karima has contributed to reducing poverty rates in Egypt.

Egypt launches guide for gender-responsive sustainable development plan

Mon, 22 Mar 2021 - 02:53 GMT

It was prepared by the Ministry of Planning and Economic Development in cooperation with the "Macroeconomic Reform and Stability" project funded by the United States Agency for International Development.

Study reveals how villages are chosen in Haya Karima countryside development initiative

Mon, 15 Mar 2021 - 04:58 GMT

A study by the Egyptian Center for Strategic Studies has revealed the basis on which villages are selected to be part of Haya Karima initiative.

LE18B spent on urban development in Upper Egypt in past 3 years: deputy minister

Sun, 14 Mar 2021 - 12:44 GMT

Deputy Minister of Housing for National Projects stated Saturday that urban development in Upper Egypt recorded LE18 billion in the last three years.

‘Africa is warming faster than the global average’: UN official

Fri, 05 Mar 2021 - 01:12 GMT

Hart warned of the repercussions on food security, and gender equality.

Aswan Forum displays post-conflict peace necessities in Africa

Thu, 04 Mar 2021 - 06:55 GMT

Aswan Forum for Sustainable Peace and Development discussed Thursday sustaining peace post-conflict.

UN High Commissioner commends Egypt for inclusive refugee policies

Wed, 03 Mar 2021 - 05:26 GMT

UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi commended Egypt's inclusive policy on refugees Wednesday in Aswan Forum for Sustainable Peace and Development.

Setbacks in African development endeavors are due to unreliable infrastructure: IMF executive director

Tue, 02 Mar 2021 - 06:32 GMT

In Aswan Forum for Sustainable Peace and Development, Mohieldin warned that 50-60 million Africans are at risk of getting pushed into poverty.

'Security issues in Africa are often caused by structural weakness': AU high rep. for Silencing the Guns

Tue, 02 Mar 2021 - 05:38 GMT

African Union High Representative for Silencing the Guns Ramtane Lamamra made the statement Tuesday in Aswan Forum for Sustainable Peace and Development.

'The more acute a crisis is, the more discrimination increases', UN Women official

Tue, 02 Mar 2021 - 05:00 GMT

Regional Director for the Arab States at UN Women Susanne Mikhaïl said Tuesday in 2nd edition of Aswan Forum for Sustainable Peace and Development.

Aswan Forum sheds light on pathway out of pandemic to development

Mon, 01 Mar 2021 - 06:46 GMT

A session titled "Recovering Stronger, Rebuilding Better: Pathways for a More Secure, Resilient, and Prosperous Africa" was held.

'The pandemic is a drive to carry on with Africa’s development agenda': Egypt's Pres. in Aswan Forum

Mon, 01 Mar 2021 - 05:17 GMT

The president underlined that Egypt has been eager to capitalize on the success of the first edition by holding the second one virtually regardless of the pandemic.

'Since its launching, Aswan forum has been high-profile platform for exchanging African views': Egypt's FM

Mon, 01 Mar 2021 - 04:19 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry inaugurated Monday the second edition of Aswan Forum for Sustainable Peace and Development.