Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD)

Cairo: 2% decrease of Egypt’s Nile share causes 200K feddans non-arable

Tue, 10 Sep 2019 - 10:01 GMT

“Ninety-five of Egyptian territories are desert and we rely on Nile water by 95 percent, so the water resources in Egypt is very critical to any projects or works without prior coordination,” said Water Minister.

What is on the agenda of Sisi’s visit to Addis Ababa

Sat, 09 Feb 2019 - 05:16 GMT

Sources told Egypt Today that a tripartite meeting would be held on the sidelines on Sunday between the heads of state of Egypt, Ethiopia, and Sudan.

No relation between GERD, reducing rice agriculture areas: Egypt

Sun, 29 Apr 2018 - 03:11 GMT

There is no relation between the crisis over the construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD)and the government’s decision to reduce the rice agriculture area in Egypt.

Parliament approves draft law to amend Agriculture Law

Mon, 23 Apr 2018 - 08:17 GMT

Parliament approved on Sunday during its plenary session the government-drafted law to amend some provisions in Agriculture Law No.53 of 1966.

No response from Ethiopia, Sudan to Egypt’s invitation for dam negotiations

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 - 02:41 GMT

Ethiopia and Sudan have not responded to the invitation sent by Egypt to resume the negotiations over the Grand Renaissance Dam (GERD).

Egypt denies claims over ‘hindering’ talks over GERD

Fri, 13 Apr 2018 - 12:30 GMT

Egypt denied media reports claiming that Egypt “hindered” an agreement on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) from being concluded

Moussa: We run to win not to do favor for any presidential contender

Mon, 29 Jan 2018 - 05:29 GMT

“People are right to question why we did not announce we were running earlier,” the candidate said.

Egypt, Sudan form joint commission to handle disputes

Sun, 28 Jan 2018 - 01:44 GMT

The commission comprises the foreign ministers and intelligence heads of both countries.

Tripartite summit on Ethiopian Dam to be held in January

Mon, 22 Jan 2018 - 05:26 GMT

The leaders of Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan will meet on the sidelines of the 30th African Union Summit by the end of this month.

Ethiopia, Sudan crippled studies on Ethiopian dam: Minister

Thu, 21 Dec 2017 - 08:20 GMT

Ethiopia wants the consulting company to disregard the dam’s effect on the subsequent economic, social and environmental effects, the minister said.