Arab World

Egyptian exports to Arab countries rise by $133.1M in June 2020

Sun, 18 Oct 2020 - 11:32 GMT

On the other hand, Arab countries’ exports to Egypt declined by $333.9 million.

Housing min., Iraqi amb. in Cairo mull bilateral cooperation

Fri, 25 Sep 2020 - 11:43 GMT

Egypt will soon extend an invitation to the Iraqi ministers to visit Egypt to identify mechanisms and discuss means of cooperation between Cairo and Baghdad, in addition to Egypt’s participation in the reconstruction of Iraq, Gazzar said.

Fifth of Egyptians working in Arab countries may be terminated by end of 2020

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 01:56 GMT

That is because of COVID-19 outbreak.

'We vow to never forfeit a single right of our rights,' President Sisi

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 12:25 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi addressed the nation on the 7th anniversary of June 30 Revolution.

Shoukry says Egypt contacts Libyan parties to bring views closer

Sun, 28 Jun 2020 - 08:36 GMT

The minister confirmed that the statements made by the European and Arab countries regarding the Libyan crisis confirm the international interest in the Cairo Declaration.

WB provides cash assistance to poor, vulnerable households in Jordan

Fri, 26 Jun 2020 - 11:19 GMT

Informal workers are being particularly impacted and have no access to formal social protection schemes.

Kuwait committed to resuming studies Aug. 4

Thu, 07 May 2020 - 09:49 GMT

Minister of Education and Higher Education Saud Al-Harbi has confirmed that commitment, putting an end to speculations of ending the academic year due to the virus.

Egypt exports 68k tons of onion since September

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 - 12:46 GMT

The crop is still being exported in accordance with specifications set in response to the COVID-19 outbreak globally.

Tourism in Arab World to decline by $30.6B by end of April

Sun, 29 Mar 2020 - 05:49 GMT

The damage includes domestic tourism whose revenues recorded $130.8

Kuwait key partner in int'l issues, fighting terrorism, says Kuwait's PM

Fri, 14 Feb 2020 - 12:38 GMT

The country also played a big role in international events, during its chairmanship of UNSC in February 2018 and June 2019, he added.

Supermoon shines in Sky of Egypt, Arab World Saturday evening

Sat, 08 Feb 2020 - 10:52 GMT

The supermoon occurs in the northern hemisphere in the winter when the Earth is close to the sun, and as a result, the sun’s gravity pushes the moon closer to the Earth, making it appear larger than usual.

Egyptian, Emirati partnership signed to establish pipe factory

Sun, 12 Jan 2020 - 01:18 GMT

The factory will manufacture in polyethylene and polypropylene pipes.

Abe to make 5-day trip to Mideast as Japan orders naval dispatch

Fri, 10 Jan 2020 - 11:30 GMT

Seeking to help stabilize the region amid simmering tensions between Iran and the United States, Abe plans to go to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Oman for talks with their leaders

Libyan speaker describes Erdogan’s words as ‘justification for aggression’

Thu, 26 Dec 2019 - 03:18 GMT

Saleh reiterated that Libya is an independent UN member state, stressing that the statements of Erdogan are “irresponsible.”

Riyadh deplores Iran's violations of int'l conventions related to nuclear program

Fri, 22 Nov 2019 - 01:20 GMT

Saudi Arabia affirmed that the Iranian regime's expansionist ideology and intervention in the region came at the expense of its people

2011 Arab spring led to surge of internet users in Arab world: expert

Fri, 01 Nov 2019 - 03:30 GMT

The number of Egyptians who were using the internet before the January 25 Revolution reached around 10 million people. However, it raised to 40 million people owing to the revolution.

Sisi congratulates Tunisian people on electing new president

Mon, 14 Oct 2019 - 07:07 GMT

Sisi wished Saied success to serve the interests of Tunisia and its great people, hoping further constructive cooperation between the two countries in all fields.

‘We are a capable army’: Egypt's president on threats

Sun, 13 Oct 2019 - 06:06 GMT

“Fragmentation and chaos achieve to others a victory without combat,” the president stipulated.

Electoral campaigns for Tunisian Presidential run-off start

Thu, 03 Oct 2019 - 11:33 GMT

Populist candidate and academic Kaïs Saïed and businessman Nabil Karoui are vying in the second round of elections slated for October 13.

Sisi, Bahrain King discuss regional developments, security

Sat, 28 Sep 2019 - 03:36 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received on Saturday a phone call from King of Bahrain Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa.