Tarek Shawqi

Egypt agrees to finance Japanese schools with $175.7M

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 - 10:10 GMT

The agreement aims to strengthen the Egyptian-Japanese educational partnership program by providing necessary support to the human resources in the sector.

Education Minister won’t resign: spokesperson

Mon, 04 Sep 2017 - 02:06 GMT

Education Minister Tarek Shawqi is working regularly and has no intention of resigning in light of controversial statements attributed to him during an interview with a national newspaper.

Solidarity, education ministers discuss school meals program

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 - 11:14 GMT

Minister of Social Solidarity Ghada Waly and Education Minister Tarek Shawqi discussed on Wednesday a joint plan to provide meals in schools for children .

Pat-downs may be required for high school students sitting final exams

Mon, 03 Apr 2017 - 02:38 GMT

New frisking measures will be discussed to prevent high school students from bringing any electronic devices into their final exams.