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Qatar Emir greets Egyptian president on occasion of Ramadan

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 - 03:49 GMT

Presidency Spokesperson announced that the president thanked the Emir for his greetings praying that God blesses the peoples of both countries.

Haaland's Norway hint at pre-match Qatar protest over human rights abuses

Wed, 24 Mar 2021 - 11:14 GMT

Martin Odegaard, who was recently promoted to captain, said he felt the whole team wanted to make a statement.

Egyptian, Qatari delegations meet in Kuwait to agree on cooperation mechanism following Al-Ula summit

Wed, 24 Feb 2021 - 05:25 GMT

The two sides expressed their appreciation to the sisterly Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for hosting the recent Gulf summit, which culminated in the issuance of Al-Ula statement.

Pics: Al Ahly SC team arrives in Cairo after securing bronze medal in Club World Cup

Fri, 12 Feb 2021 - 12:33 GMT

Al-Ahly SC team is heading back to Cairo on board special EgyptAir flight, after they won a historic bronze medal at the FIFA Club World Cup in Qatar.

Egypt, Qatar resume maritime navigation

Mon, 25 Jan 2021 - 11:38 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Transport announced in a statement that the resumption of the maritime movement comes in light of the commitment of all the Ula Summit signatories to open all sea, land, and air ports.

Egypt, Qatar exchange memos on resuming diplomatic relations after over 3-year halt

Wed, 20 Jan 2021 - 12:35 GMT

The move falls within the framework of implementing mutual obligations stated in the Al Ula Declaration, the ministry said in a press release.

Cairo airport receives 1st Qatari flight after 3-year hiatus

Mon, 18 Jan 2021 - 05:32 GMT

A source at the airport said almost 100 passengers have been on board of the first plane coming from Doha. The Qatari plane is set to leave tonight with 120 passengers on board.

First EgyptAir flight to Doha takes off with 38 passengers on board

Mon, 18 Jan 2021 - 10:51 GMT

The operation of the flights comes in the wake of the Egyptian state's decision to open its airspace to flights in and out of Qatar.

Qatar beat Japan 31-29 in Egypt 2021

Mon, 18 Jan 2021 - 06:35 GMT

The first Qatari handball team beat their Japanese counterpart, 31-29, in the second round of Group C of the 27th World Championship, which was held in Egypt from 13 to 31 January.

Qatar Airways operate daily flights to Cairo

Thu, 14 Jan 2021 - 11:54 GMT

The announcement came one day after Egypt reopened its aerospace for Qatar to resume air traffic with Doha following a 3-year hiatus due to the Gulf crisis.

Egypt reopens airspace with Qatar after 3-year hiatus

Tue, 12 Jan 2021 - 11:08 GMT

Egypt reopened its airspace with Qatar on Tuesday and announced the resumption of flights between the two countries.

UAE to reopen all ports with Qatar as of Saturday

Fri, 08 Jan 2021 - 03:59 GMT

The UAE will cooperate with Qatar to settle down all the disputed issues through talks, Belhoul noted.

Arab Quartet, Qatar announce reconciliation at GCC’s 41 summit final statement

Tue, 05 Jan 2021 - 07:07 GMT

Leaders and heads of the GCC member states' delegations signed the final statement of the 41st Summit of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) held in Saudi Arabia's Al Ula town.

Egypt signs final statement of 41st Gulf Cooperation Council Summit

Tue, 05 Jan 2021 - 01:58 GMT

Minister Sameh Shokry attended the summit held in Saudi Arabia's Al Ola town on January 5, 2021.

Kuwait Emir expresses appreciation for Egyptian role in backing regional security in GCC summit

Tue, 05 Jan 2021 - 01:17 GMT

That was in his speech at the 41st Summit of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) held in Saudi Arabia's Al Ola town.

Egypt's FM arrives in Saudi Arabia to attend 41st Gulf Cooperation Council summit

Tue, 05 Jan 2021 - 10:33 GMT

The FM's spokesperson had earlier affirmed that Egypt always supports honest efforts deployed to maintain Arab unity and achieve reconciliation.

Breakthrough in Gulf crisis: Saudi Arabia, Qatar re-open airspace, land, sea borders

Mon, 04 Jan 2021 - 08:15 GMT

Mohammed Bin Salman affirmed the kingdom’s “solid approach” to achieve “the ultimate interest of the GCC member states and Arab countries.

Sisi hails Kuwaiti efforts to resolve Gulf crisis, affirms Egypt’s keenness to back Arab solidarity

Sat, 02 Jan 2021 - 04:33 GMT

Sisi’s remarks came as he received on Saturday Sheikh Ahmad Nasser Al-Sabah, the Kuwaiti foreign minister, who carried a message from Kuwait’s Emir Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber.

Reconciliation with Qatar: Egypt affirms support for Arab unity

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 01:37 GMT

His comments came ahead of the coming Gulf summit, due in Saudi Arabia in January. On Wednesday, Saudi King Salman bin Abdel Azizi invited the Qatari Emir to attend the summit; however, it has not confirmed yet if the Qatari Emir will attend or not.

Egypt: No final outcomes resulted from mediation efforts in Arab-Qatar reconciliation file

Thu, 17 Dec 2020 - 12:16 GMT

“If Qatar responded to those demands with a sincere desire and strong political will, there will be something else," said Egyptian Presidential Spokesperson.

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