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.

Egypt expresses appreciation for Kuwait’s efforts for a Qatari-Arab reconciliation

Tue, 08 Dec 2020 - 02:42 GMT

The Egyptian Foreign Ministry has expressed its appreciation for the Kuwaiti efforts to heal the “Arab rift” and settle the crisis between Qatar and four Arab countries, including Egypt.

Kuwaiti FM refers to ‘fruitful’ discussions to end Gulf crisis

Fri, 04 Dec 2020 - 03:30 GMT

Fruitful discussions have taken place during the past period, during which all parties stressed their keenness to [maintain] Gulf and Arab solidarity and stability

Maat foundation issue complaint to UN against Qatari arbitrary measures towards citizens

Wed, 02 Dec 2020 - 06:50 GMT

Maat Foundation for Peace, Development and Human Rights renewed its complaint to the United Nations against Qatar, after the authorities have ignored the foundation previous calls to cancel the travel ban, and citizens imprisonment

Qatar's barbarity: Forced female invasive examinations turn int'l scandal

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 - 08:21 GMT

Qatari police officers are facing prison sentences after ordering a "humiliating" gynecological examination of Australian female travelers to search for the mother of a newborn girl who was found in a trash bin in the bathroom of Hamad International Airport.

Egypt's State Information Service publishes study on Qatar's law repressing rallies, meetings

Sat, 17 Oct 2020 - 02:16 GMT

Egypt's State Information Service (SIS) has published a new study on Qatar's law no. 18, which represses its people's right to peaceful assembly in rallies and meetings.

Who Dares Speak in Qatar??

Wed, 14 Oct 2020 - 03:55 GMT

A summary of an Arabic report by SIS on freedom of expression in Qatari laws

Clinton's emails reveal Khairat Al-Shater, Muslim Brotherhood's role in "media chaos" in Egypt

Tue, 13 Oct 2020 - 08:49 GMT

According to one of the e-mails, Hillary Clinton visited Al-Jazeera in Doha in May 2010.