North Sinai

EU delegation visits Rafah Border Crossing with Gaza, Egyptian Red Crescent's aid facilities

Thu, 06 Jun 2024 - 02:19 GMT

The delegation is led by Director for Neighborhood and Middle East Andreas Papaconstantinou.

Egypt's New Rafah has carrying capacity of 75K: North Sinai governor

Thu, 25 Apr 2024 - 12:32 GMT

North Sinai Governor Mohamed Shousha stated in a TV interview on Wednesday that New Rafah was designed to be a fourth-generation city.

522 developmental projects implemented in Sinai at LE46.7B in past decade

Wed, 24 Apr 2024 - 11:00 GMT

The Ministry of Housing, Utilities and Urban Communities released Wednesday a statement on the occasion of Sinai Liberation Day.

Gifts, children’s toys, kahk cookies distributed to stranded Palestinians in Egypt’s Arish

Thu, 11 Apr 2024 - 07:52 GMT

The North Sinai Governor’s office released a statement indicating that the governorate has designated housing units within the Al-Sabil buildings in Al-Arish for Palestinians facing challenges in returning to the Gaza Strip.

HRW delegation visits North Sinai, praise Egypt's efforts towards Palestinians

Thu, 04 Apr 2024 - 10:19 GMT

Governor of North Sinai, Major General Muhamad Abdel Fadil Shusha, received on Thursday a delegation from Human Rights Watch, in his office at the governorate’s general office in the city of Arish.

Egypt’s Arish airport received 331 humanitarian aid planes since Gaza war started

Fri, 22 Dec 2023 - 11:41 GMT

North Sinai's El-Arish International Airport has received 331 planes carrying thousands of tons of relief aid, ambulances, field hospitals, and necessary equipment bound for Gaza since the start of the Israeli war on the strip.

Egypt’s Arish airport received 305 humanitarian aid planes since Gaza war started: ERC

Fri, 15 Dec 2023 - 12:49 GMT

North Sinai's El-Arish International Airport has received 305 planes carrying 8,500 tons of relief aid, ambulances, field hospitals, and necessary equipment bound for Gaza since the start of the Israeli war on the strip.

Highlights of developmental projects in North Sinai after Egyptian PM's visit

Tue, 31 Oct 2023 - 04:34 GMT

In the past eight years, projects, aimed at achieving human development, were implemented.

'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.

Al-Arish Airport receives Jordan’s 1st shipment of humanitarian aid to Gaza

Thu, 12 Oct 2023 - 05:05 GMT

Jordan has sent its 1st shipment of international humanitarian aid to Al-Arish Airport in preparation to be delivered to the people of Gaza, Egyptian Red Crescent in North Sinai announced Thursday.

Egypt provides social assistance worth tens of millions of pounds to North Sinai residents

Mon, 04 Sep 2023 - 11:23 GMT

Minister of Social Solidarity visited North Sinai Friday.

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.

Egyptian government aims for channeling LE11.6B-worth of investments in Sinai

Wed, 30 Aug 2023 - 01:13 GMT

That is including LE6.5 billion in public investments funded by 44.6 percent from the treasury.

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.

North Sinai's new fish market: New aesthetic edifice project

Tue, 25 Jul 2023 - 08:14 GMT

North Sinai governorate is preparing to establish a new fish market in order to display and sell its marine products that were caught in the Mediterranean Sea and Lake Bardawil.

Compensations to be disbursed to owners of lands used to expand Egypt's Arish Port

Thu, 15 Jun 2023 - 03:59 GMT

Those lands are located in Palmera, Al Sahafeyeen, Daheyet Al Zahraa, Sharq Al Obour, Al Obour, and the port area.

Pics: North Sinai celebrates Liberation Day

Tue, 02 May 2023 - 07:52 GMT

North Sinai celebrates the 41st anniversary of its liberation as it enjoys peace and security that have been restored after years of turmoil.

Egypt's gov't directs LE 5 bln to develop North Sinai

Wed, 26 Apr 2023 - 09:33 GMT

The Egyptian government directed, during the current fiscal year 2022/23, about 5 billion pounds for the development of North Sinai Governorate, of which the public treasury finances about 80 percent of it, at 4 billion pounds.

Video: Dwellers of Egypt’s Arish celebrate Sinai Liberation Day

Tue, 25 Apr 2023 - 02:08 GMT

A number of dwellers of Arish city in North Sinai have been celebrating the 41st anniversary of Sinai liberation with Egypt marking the end of terrorism in the peninsula and with development continuing across the northern part of the peninsula.

North Sinai is safe: Residents organize longest Iftar tabel on Arish beach

Wed, 19 Apr 2023 - 11:02 GMT

The table that brought together the people of North Sinai expressed the stability and security of the governorate, and the people sent a message from the beach of Al-Arish, "Sinai is safe and stable" after achieving the record for organizing the longest iftar table in Egypt.