North Sinai

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.

Egypt closes Arish Seaport due to bad weather

Thu, 30 Mar 2023 - 11:26 GMT

"The port will be opened once the weather improves, to receive a number of ships for exporting Sinai products," an official at the Economic Zone told Youm7.

Arish Sea Port to become one of int'l ports on Mediterranean coast thanks to latest major developments

Mon, 23 Jan 2023 - 01:19 GMT

The port of El-Arish is witnessing the largest development movement of its kind to become one of the international ports on the Mediterranean coast.

Egyptian Gov't directs LE 5bln for development of North Sinai

Thu, 15 Dec 2022 - 11:23 GMT

The agricultural and land reclamation sector accounts for the largest proportion of the total government investments directed to North Sinai Governorate.

51 Egyptians compensated over 'War on Terror' damages

Mon, 22 Aug 2022 - 12:36 GMT

The council added that there are still others who are eligible, and whose compensations would be delivered soon.

Sabika Saline: North Sinai’s salt ore spot exports globally via Arish Port

Thu, 23 Jun 2022 - 01:36 GMT

North Sinai’s coast hosts one of the most important spots of salt ore production, which is Sabika area.

10 terrorists killed in North Sinai hideout amid ongoing military campaign

Sun, 29 May 2022 - 12:10 GMT

A total of 10 terrorists classified as “highly dangerous” have been killed in North Sinai by Egyptian troops, according to a Sunday statement by the spokesperson of the Armed Forces.

Photos: Egypt’s security forces kill suicide bomber in N. Sinai, foil attack on checkpoint

Thu, 19 May 2022 - 02:33 GMT

Security forces in a security installation exchanged gunfire with the suicide bomber and killed him as he attempted to target the security checkpoint, the ministry said.

In less than 1 month: Egyptian population grows by almost 100K

Thu, 19 May 2022 - 01:07 GMT

Cairo and Giza are the most populated, while North Sinai is the least populated.

Egypt’s Armed Forces work on ‘integrated plan’ to defeat terrorism: Military Spox

Sun, 15 May 2022 - 09:10 GMT

Over the period between May 7 and 15, the Air Force launched a number of airstrikes that destroyed a number of terrorist outposts, and 6 four-wheel-drive vehicles, and besides the killing 16 terrorists.

Egyptian Armed Forces launch airstrikes against terrorist hideouts in North Sinai

Sun, 15 May 2022 - 10:59 GMT

The Egyptian Armed Forces announced Sunday targeting a number of terrorist hideouts in North Sinai over the past three days.

Muslim League urges continued int’l efforts against terrorism after N. Sinai attack

Fri, 13 May 2022 - 02:19 GMT

Muslim World League’s Secretary General Mohammad bin Abdulkarim Al-Issa condemned the treacherous attack, affirming the urgent need to continue the global efforts to eradicate terrorism and extremist thought.

Arab countries condemn North Sinai terrorist attack

Thu, 12 May 2022 - 02:12 GMT

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) condemned the terrorist attack in North Sinai, where a military officer and four soldiers were killed, along with seven of the attackers.

Egypt spends $2 billion on residences in North Sinai in 1 year

Thu, 28 Apr 2022 - 12:45 GMT

The Ministry of Planning and Economic Development indicated in a statement Thursday.

In pics: Life renewed at Bardawil Lake as fishing season begins

Wed, 27 Apr 2022 - 12:03 GMT

Dr. Shukri Salman, director of Lake Bardawil, pointed out that opening the lake achieves a recovery for all areas of the villages that surround it, as its residents rely on fishing to make a living.

Ruins of ancient temple for Zeus Cassius discovered in Egypt’s North Sinai

Tue, 26 Apr 2022 - 04:52 GMT

This came during the excavations that the Egyptian archaeological mission is conducting at the site within the Sinai Development Project for the year 2021-2022.

Discover Egypt’s paradise, North Sinai

Tue, 26 Apr 2022 - 12:10 GMT

North Sinai possesses diverse tourism potentials.