Nile Basin

Egyptian Armed Forces carries out research on cooperation with Nile Basin countries

Tue, 01 Dec 2020 - 11:12 GMT

The project was carried out by top strategic experts and researchers in the field of national security.

CAPMAS: Egypt's exports to Nile Basin countries rise by 1.4% in 2019

Sun, 22 Nov 2020 - 01:44 GMT

Egypt's imports from the Nile Basin countries have dropped by 4.6 percent in 2019 to reach $0.64 billion, compared with $0.67 billion in the previous year, the CAPMAS added.

Irrigation min. in Washington for Ethiopia dam talks

Wed, 26 Feb 2020 - 10:02 GMT

The agreement is expected to be inked before the end of February.

Ugandan speaker lauds Egypt’s role in keeping peace in Africa

Fri, 19 Jul 2019 - 09:48 GMT

Kadaga stressed Uganda's keenness to boost its relations with Egypt and enhance bilateral cooperation in various fields.

Youths from Arab, Nile basin states suggest establishing youth organization in Egypt

Mon, 03 Sep 2018 - 11:39 GMT

Participants in the activities of the Nile Ship for youths of Arab and riparian countries suggested establishing an organization for youths of Nile Basin countries.

Nile Basin irrigation ministers to resume talks on GERD

Sat, 05 May 2018 - 11:50 GMT

The technical committee of Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt, and their respective irrigation ministers, resume talks over GERD on Saturday in Addis Ababa.

Egypt’s diplomatic ties rely on expatriate vote: Amb. Hamdy Louza

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 - 11:35 GMT

In an interview with Egypt Today, Deputy Foreign Minister for African Affairs, Ambassador Hamdy Louza gives many exclusive statements.

Opinion: Future of Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam after setback

Thu, 21 Dec 2017 - 04:06 GMT

The different turns that the Renaissance Dam negotiations took in the past seven years were considerably many.

Nile Basin Trade Union Federation of Commerce Workers conference kicks off

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 - 01:57 GMT

The conference on promoting future cooperation among Nile Basin Trade Union Federation of Commerce Workers kicked off on Wednesday.

Sisi’s 2017 abroad trips aim to show new image of Egypt

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 - 07:48 GMT

During his fourth year in office, President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi continued his focus on boosting the country’s foreign policy.

Egypt's exports to Nile basin countries reached LE 11,3B in 2016: CAPMAS

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 - 11:59 GMT

CAPMAS said that Egypt's exports to the Nile basin countries reached LE 11,3 billion in 2016 compared to LE 8,2 billion in 2015, an increase of 37,1 percent.

Congolese FM confirms the Nile Basin countries agreement

Sat, 01 Jul 2017 - 01:52 GMT

Congolese Foreign Minister Leonardo Okitundu asserted his country’s firm stance towards the framework agreement of Nile Basin states

Sisi back home after participating in Uganda's Nile Basin summit

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 - 07:17 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi returned to Cairo on Thursday evening after participating in the Nile Basin summit in Uganda.

Egyptian share of Nile water not subject to compromise: FM

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 - 12:12 GMT

Foreign Ministry spokesman Ahmed Abu Zeid emphasized that the security of Egypt’s share of Nile water is not subject to compromise in a Wednesday post on his official Twitter account.

Sisi, Museveni hold talks on bilateral cooperation

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 - 11:21 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fatah El Sisi and his Ugandan counterpart Yoweri Museveni held on Thursday.

Congolese FM commends Egypt’s developmental role in Congo

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 03:09 GMT

A delegation of Egyptian Foreign Ministry officials visited Congo within a visit to Nile Basin countries.

Egypt’s Renaissance Dam celebrates 6 years of construction

Wed, 05 Apr 2017 - 08:00 GMT

The Ethiopian government is celebrating the sixth anniversary of the commencement of the Grand Ethiopia Renaissance Dam. April marks six years since the late Prime Minister Meles Zenawi put the first cornerstone at the construction site.

Egypt attends extraordinary meeting of Nile Basin Initiative

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 - 10:40 GMT

Egypt participated in the extraordinary meeting of Nile Basin Initiative with a high-level delegation headed by Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation.

Egyptian Minister of Irrigation Travels to Uganda to Join NBI Meeting

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 - 02:30 GMT

Egyptian Minister of Irrigation Mohamed Abdel-Ati, accompanied by a delegation of ministers, arrived in Uganda’s Entebbe Monday.

Trilateral meeting in Khartoum to discuss Egypt's return to NBI

Mon, 13 Mar 2017 - 12:40 GMT

A trilateral meeting was held in Sudan Monday to discuss Egypt’s resumption of its activities in the Nile Basin Initiative.