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Egypt records 129 COVID-19 cases, 26 deaths

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 - 10:07 GMT

Egypt recorded, Wednesday, 129 new coronavirus cases, upping the total number of confirmed cases to 95963.

Egypt’s Sisi receives a call from Greek PM

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 - 07:40 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al Sisi had a phone call Wednesday with his Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis to discuss the recent maritime borders agreement signed on Thursday.

Egypt’s NEA announces end of Senate elections

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 - 07:14 GMT

The National Election Authority headed by Judge Lashin Ibrahim announced on Wednesday the closure of all polling stations for the Senate elections and the start of the vote-counting process.

Egypt’s Sisi sends letter to S.Sudan’s Kiir to assert bilateral relations

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 - 06:59 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al Sisi sent a letter Wednesday to his South Sudanese counterpart Salva Kiir to confirm the strength of the bilateral relations between the two African countries.

Egypt reports 174 COVID-19 cases, 26 deaths

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 - 11:09 GMT

Egypt recorded Monday 174 new coronavirus cases, upping the total number of confirmed cases to 95666.

Egypt records 178 COVID-19 cases, 17 deaths

Sun, 09 Aug 2020 - 09:11 GMT

Egypt recorded Sunday 178 new coronavirus cases, upping the total number of confirmed cases to 95492.

Prosecution Office to investigate Fairmont incident after NCW's memo

Wed, 05 Aug 2020 - 06:09 GMT

The General Prosecution office received Wednesday a memo from the National Council for Women (NCW) that includes a complaint sent to the Council by a female who was allegedly gang-raped in 2014 in Fairmont Nile City Hotel in Cairo.

Negotiations on GERD suspended to discuss Ethiopian offer

Tue, 04 Aug 2020 - 09:11 GMT

Both the Sudanese and the Egyptian Ministries of Irrigation said Tuesday that the tripartite negotiations on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) are suspended to discuss the Ethiopian offer.

Egypt records 167 COVID-19 cases, 31 deaths

Sun, 02 Aug 2020 - 09:37 GMT

Egypt recorded Sunday 167new coronavirus cases, upping the total number of confirmed cases to 94483.

Egypt records 238 COVID-19 cases, 29 deaths

Sat, 01 Aug 2020 - 09:41 GMT

Egypt recorded Saturday 238 new coronavirus cases, upping the total number of confirmed cases to 94316.

Egypt objects against Turkey’s seismic survey in Mediterranean

Sat, 01 Aug 2020 - 09:25 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued a statement Saturday on which it voiced its objection against Turkey’s announcement of conducting a seismic survey in the Mediterranean sea from July 21st to August 2nd.

All you need to know about rights of Egyptian workers in Kuwait

Tue, 28 Jul 2020 - 07:33 GMT

et reviews the rights of Egyptian workers in Kuwait according to Kuwaiti law.

Egypt's PM calls for accelerating development of St. Catherine

Tue, 28 Jul 2020 - 11:54 GMT

He stressed the importance of developing highways linking Saint Catherine to Sharm El Sheikh due to the importance of its religious status.

Egyptian Social media influencers sentenced to 2 years in jail

Mon, 27 Jul 2020 - 02:36 GMT

The court also sentenced three other defendants implicated in the same case to two years in jail and fined each of them LE 300,000.

Egypt records 479 COVID-19 cases, 48 deaths

Mon, 27 Jul 2020 - 07:23 GMT

Egypt recorded Sunday 479 new coronavirus cases, upping the total number of confirmed cases to 92062.

Egypt’s Shoukry discusses regional developments with British counterpart

Mon, 27 Jul 2020 - 05:53 GMT

The Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry received Friday a phone call from his British counterpart Dominic Raab to discuss the latest regional developments of common interests including the Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

First filling of GERD does not harm Egypt’s Nile share, Irrigation Ministry

Sun, 26 Jul 2020 - 07:20 GMT

The spokesperson of the Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources Mohammed Sebaei said Saturday that the first filling of the Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) does not harm Egypt’s share of the Nile Waters.

Egypt records 511 COVID-19 cases, 40 deaths

Sat, 25 Jul 2020 - 10:39 GMT

Egypt recorded Saturday 511 new coronavirus cases, upping the total number of confirmed cases to 91538.

Egypt’s Sisi discusses with SA counterpart developments in GERD, Libya

Sat, 25 Jul 2020 - 09:50 GMT

The Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al Sisi received Saturday a phone call from his African counterpart Cyril Ramaphosa to discuss the latest developments in the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) and the Libyan crisis, said the Presidential spokesperson Bassam Rady.

Egypt conducts joint military exercises with France in the Mediterranean

Sat, 25 Jul 2020 - 08:18 GMT

The Egyptian Military Spokesperson said Saturday that the Egyptian Navy executed joint military drills with the French navy in the Mediterranean sea.

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