Egypt's education minister announces Spring 2021 semester plan

Sun, 14 Feb 2021 - 06:48 GMT

The exams of high school senior-year students (Thanaweya Amma) will not be held before July, and will be electronic.

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.

17 injured, including children, in school bus accident in Haram

Wed, 18 Nov 2020 - 02:19 GMT

A school bus carrying 19 people, including children, crashed into a light post in Haram streets caused several injuries and no deaths were reported.

Egypt's cabinet issues decrees on bad weather, Black Friday, governmental headquarters

Wed, 11 Nov 2020 - 12:07 GMT

In the coming few days, Alexandria and Matrouh governorates will experience heavy rains and fierce winds, the prime minister pointed out.

Egypt's Cabinet denies school closing nationwide over bad weather

Sun, 08 Nov 2020 - 01:32 GMT

The center appealed to all mass media outlets and social media users to seek accuracy before spreading any false news that could stir up public opinion.

Egypt allocates 81 plots across 23 new cities to various uses

Sun, 13 Sep 2020 - 10:40 GMT

Egypt is currently developing 34 new cities.

Details of ‘upgraded’ protective measures against coronavirus in Egypt

Tue, 24 Mar 2020 - 02:47 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi tweeted twice on Tuesday on strict protective measures taken against the coronavirus pandemic for 15 days starting Wednesday.

Education minister discusses private schools tuition fees

Sat, 21 Mar 2020 - 11:03 GMT

Negotiations with the owners of private schools are ongoing.

Coronavirus cases in Egypt rise to 109: PM

Sat, 14 Mar 2020 - 05:29 GMT

The Prime Minister asked the Ministry of Interior to shut down all educational centers, which are being used for private tutoring, across the nation.

School in Cairo closed after parent contacted Covid-19-infected person

Fri, 13 Mar 2020 - 11:53 GMT

The City International School at Cairo’s Zamalek district has been closed as a precautionary measure after a parent of one of the school students has contacted a foreigner, who then tested positive for coronavirus, the Ministry of Education said in a stat

School curricula, timetables, exam schedules unchanged: Education minister

Thu, 12 Mar 2020 - 09:24 GMT

In a post on Sawqi's Facebook page, the minster stressed that all school curricula, timetables and exam schedules will remain intact.

Education Min. confirms continuance of academic year amid fears of coronavirus

Tue, 10 Mar 2020 - 02:32 GMT

"The ministry is monitoring the attendance rates with directorates and educational departments through operating rooms.

Cabinet denies reports about evacuating some schools over coronavirus

Wed, 04 Mar 2020 - 11:18 GMT

The Cabinet on Wednesday denied reports published by social media about evacuating some schools as of March 7 for four weeks due to the spread of coronavirus.

Number of schools, students rise in five years

Sun, 23 Feb 2020 - 12:42 GMT

The increase occurred between the academic years 2015/2016 and 2019/2020.

Education Ministry to establish new applied technology schools

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 - 11:01 GMT

She said the ministry plans to establish 10 new applied technology schools every year for the number of schools to reach 100 by 2030.

French Ambassador Honors Misr Language Schools (MLS), Internationally educational excellence

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 - 01:28 GMT

The French ambassador praised the development and modernization of educational facilities and all services provided.

Education Ministry to establish unit to manage tech. schools: Official

Mon, 13 Jan 2020 - 10:16 GMT

The Education Ministry is planning to establish a special unit to manage technology schools in Egypt.

Egypt, China mull establishing movable classrooms

Mon, 09 Dec 2019 - 09:37 GMT

The project will be carried out in collaboration with China's NetDragon company.

Giza governorate denies spread of meningitis among school students

Wed, 04 Dec 2019 - 01:43 GMT

Giza governorate has denied circulating reports claiming that cases of meningitis have been detected in a number of schools in Al Omrania district.

Plan to introduce internet in 50% of technical schools

Mon, 18 Nov 2019 - 02:32 GMT

The move is mandatory to adopt modern learning methods and to make the operation of applied technology schools possible.