House of Representatives

Widow of Egyptian Army martyr addresses international community on Alaa Abdel Fatah

Wed, 09 Nov 2022 - 03:43 GMT

Member of the House of Representatives Eman El Alfy, who is also the widow of Armed Forces Martyr Adel Abdel Hamid Eid Hassan, posted a video on Facebook Wednesday.

Egypt's Parliament speaker heads for Rwanda to attend IPU meetings

Sun, 09 Oct 2022 - 11:54 GMT

Gebali will address the meetings on gender equality and the establishment of gender-sensitive parliaments.

President Sisi calls on Parliament to convene on Oct. 1

Thu, 22 Sep 2022 - 06:14 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Thursday issued republican decree No.440 for 2022 calling on the House of Representatives to convene its third regular session of the second legislative term at 12 noon, local time, on the 1st of October.

Egypt keen on legislative, executive authorities' integration to realize sustainable development: Min.

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 - 04:38 GMT

The minister highlighted the committee's important role in supporting local industry, along with current challenges besetting the industrial sector.

Egyptian Parliament’s emergency session on Saturday to discuss cabinet reshuffle: Source to Egypt Today

Sat, 13 Aug 2022 - 08:33 GMT

Parliament's secretary-general Ahmed Manaa said in a statement Friday that the House will hold an emergency session on Saturday at noon to discuss an “urgent file”.

Egypt’s House of parliament to hold urgent session, Saturday

Sat, 13 Aug 2022 - 04:46 GMT

Egypt’s House of Representatives will hold an urgent session Saturday, the Parliament's secretary-general Ahmed Manaa said in a statement Friday.

Egyptian Parliamentarian suggests raising awareness on cornea donation, introducing eye bank

Wed, 01 Jun 2022 - 03:09 GMT

There are almost one million citizens who need cornea transplants.

Egypt to host 8th Global Conference of Young Parliamentarians on June 15-16 in Sharm El Sheikh

Tue, 31 May 2022 - 02:25 GMT

The conference is being jointly organized by the House of Representatives and the Inter-Parliamentary Union.

We won’t accept the release of anyone who represents threat to Egypt’s security: Pardon committee

Mon, 30 May 2022 - 10:51 GMT

“Anyone represents threat to Egypt’s national security will not be allowed to be released, this is one of the committee’s main pillars” Tarek al Khouly said.

Egyptian parliament discusses dissociating money laundering crime from original crime

Sun, 22 May 2022 - 02:34 GMT

Minister of Justice Omar Marwan attended Sunday the plenary session of the House of Representatives to discuss the draft amendments to the money laundering law.

Libyan Constitutional Track Committee agrees on 140 articles of draft constitution in Cairo meetings

Fri, 20 May 2022 - 05:25 GMT

The Libyan Constitutional Track Committee held its meetings in the period from 15 to 20 May. The two parties agreed on the 140 articles during their meetings and will address the remaining articles in the coming negotiations soon.

Egypt’s Presidential Pardon Committee launches online form to demand a prisoner’s release

Wed, 04 May 2022 - 11:19 GMT

The Presidential Pardon Committee has launched an online form to apply for the release of any prisoner per a presidential pardon.

Egyptian MPs meet with EU human rights envoy

Wed, 13 Apr 2022 - 06:33 GMT

The Human Rights Committee of the House of Representatives met with the European Union’s envoy for human rights and the EU ambassador to Cairo on Tuesday.

Egypt toughens penalty on illegal migration amending penal code

Tue, 29 Mar 2022 - 12:57 GMT

The law divides culprits into four categories.

Memory of the day: Suez Canal obstructed by Ever Given container ship in 2021

Wed, 23 Mar 2022 - 09:28 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on March 23.

Egypt is essential strategic partner to Europe: European Union Council president

Tue, 15 Mar 2022 - 03:34 GMT

President Michel added that such deep relations are manifested in the recent momentum in joint cooperation.

Egyptian parliament passes amendments to 'old renting' law

Wed, 23 Feb 2022 - 11:34 GMT

The amendments terminate the tenure of legal persons five years from now.

Glance into child work law examined by Egypt's House of Representatives

Mon, 10 Jan 2022 - 12:40 GMT

The draft law sets a minimum age for hiring a minor, and guidelines the employer must abide by.

3 amendments to Counterterrorism Law granted final approval from Egypt's House of Representatives

Mon, 01 Nov 2021 - 04:53 GMT

Three amendments to the Counterterrorism Law have been granted final approval from the House of Representatives on Monday.

Egyptian president meets Speaker of Iraqi House of Representatives

Wed, 15 Sep 2021 - 04:18 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received Wednesday Speaker of the Iraqi House of Representatives Mohamed al-Halbousy.