Nile River

Egypt will not allow any party to control Nile River: FM Shoukry on GERD issue

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 - 03:15 GMT

Shoukry showed up Tuesday at the parliament to read out a statement about the implementation of a 2018-2020 government program as requested by the House.

General Authority for Culture Palaces continues cultural, artistic activities in Luxor

Wed, 20 Jan 2021 - 03:56 GMT

The General Authority for Cultural Palaces continues to present a range of culture and artistic activities in the Luxor branch.

10 messages Sisi sent from South Sudan

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 - 11:46 GMT

President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi returned to Egypt Saturday after a one-day visit to South Sudan, where he met with President Salva Kirr and solidify joint relations.

Egyptian, Sudanese ministers discuss planned pan-African roads, rehabilitation of Nile Valley Authority for Riverine Navigation

Sun, 25 Oct 2020 - 11:42 GMT

Both ministers began by discussing ways of acquiring funding to finance the feasibility studies.

Egyptian minister urges removing building violations on Nile waterways as higher flood expected

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 - 11:23 GMT

The violations obstruct the water network’s capability to contain excess water during annual Nile floods.

Egypt reviews measures to deal with annual Nile flood expected to be above average

Sun, 13 Sep 2020 - 11:39 GMT

The flood of Nile River this year will likely be higher than the average according to the committee affiliated with the Water Resources Ministry last month.

Egyptian water resources minister heads to South Sudan to discuss joint projects with counterpart

Tue, 08 Sep 2020 - 10:15 GMT

The official visit is held upon the invitation of the South Sudanese counterpart Manawa Peter Gatkuoth.

Flood changes affect Egypt, we depend on Nile water with 97%: Min. of Water spokesman

Mon, 07 Sep 2020 - 11:14 GMT

Egypt’s spokesman for the Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation, Mohamed El Sebaei said that any change in the floods will affect the country whether it is a decrease or an increase

Nile River flood likely to be higher than average this year: Irrigation Ministry

Mon, 31 Aug 2020 - 03:27 GMT

The flood of Nile River this year likely to be higher than the average according to the permanent committee to Nile River Revenue Regulatory Committee affiliated with Egypt’s Irrigation Ministry.

Another provocative move, Ethiopia TV airs footages of filled GERD lake

Wed, 22 Jul 2020 - 01:35 GMT

The footages prove Ethiopia is not serious about GERD negotiations.

EU: We work to alleviate tensions between Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia around GERD

Mon, 20 Jul 2020 - 01:11 GMT

The European Union (EU) said it is working on alleviating the tension between Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia regarding GERD.

Egypt presents proposal on GERD to secure concerned countries’ interests

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 - 06:57 GMT

Egypt’s Water Resources Minister has introduced an Egyptian proposal on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, aiming at ensuring the Ethiopian goal of generating electricity and, at the same time, avoiding any harm to the Egyptian and Sudanese interests.

In letter to UN: Sudan says ‘deeply concerned’ of Ethiopia’s unilateral filling of GERD

Thu, 25 Jun 2020 - 10:46 GMT

"Sudan is deeply concerned about Ethiopia decision to start filling the GERD reservoir in the absence of an agreement" read the letter.

Canal lining project saving Egypt 5 bn cubic meters of water per annum launches

Tue, 28 Apr 2020 - 01:29 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi instructed the establishment of canals lining across the country in two years instead of 10.

Sisi affirms Egypt’s commitment to success of GERD ongoing talks

Sun, 23 Feb 2020 - 03:34 GMT

President Sisi met on Saturday with Hailemariam Desalegn, the special envoy of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed.

Egyptian, S.African FMs hold talks on Renaissance Dam

Fri, 07 Feb 2020 - 02:31 GMT

The meeting also tackled the bilateral relations between two countries and the mutual cooperation in AU topics, atop of which the AU Peace Fund, Hafez continued.

Youth Loves Egypt organizes campaign to clean Nile in Giza

Wed, 29 Jan 2020 - 01:37 GMT

A total of 120 volunteers who are members of the foundation and its partners will take part in the campaign.

Egypt denies water share compromise in GERD negotiations

Fri, 27 Dec 2019 - 12:29 GMT

The Cabinet denied reports on an alleged compromise Egypt made in negotiations with Ethiopia on the rules of filling the reservoir and operation of GERD.

Egypt stresses importance of goodwill in GERD negotiations

Tue, 10 Dec 2019 - 09:21 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and Water Resources and Irrigation Minister Mohamed Abdel Aati stressed the importance of expressing goodwill during the engagement of the three countries.

Egypt hopes to reach agreement on GERD filling, operation by Jan 2020: Min.

Mon, 02 Dec 2019 - 12:40 GMT

On Monday, a meeting on GERD convened in Cairo, and is attended by his counterparts from Ethiopia, Sudan, as well as representatives from United States and the World Bank.