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Egyptian government supports NGOs with LE5.4B to expand social safety umbrella for low-income families

Tue, 05 Jul 2022 - 11:49 GMT

The government has been making steps to reinforce the social safety network since the outbreak of the Russia-Ukraine War.

G7 ambassadors affirm support to Egypt in face of grain crisis incurred by Russia-Ukraine War

Tue, 14 Jun 2022 - 08:09 GMT

The G7 ambassadors to Cairo issued Tuesday a joint statement affirming their countries' support to Egypt to overcome the grain crisis incurred by the Russia-Ukraine War.

EU ready to broker solution to Ethiopian Dam crisis affecting Egypt: European Commissioner for Neighborhood and Enlargement

Tue, 07 Jun 2022 - 01:19 GMT

The interview covered the food and energy crises ensued from the Russia-Ukraine War.

Egyptian president discusses regional, global crises with EU Commissioner for Neighborhood and Enlargement

Thu, 02 Jun 2022 - 11:59 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received Wednesday at Al Itihadiyah Presidential Palace European Commissioner for Neighborhood and Enlargement Oliver Varhelyi.

Egyptian FM receives phone call from Ukrainian counterpart

Thu, 19 May 2022 - 12:43 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Thursday a phone call from his Ukrainian counterpart Dmytro Kuleba.

Egypt incurred human, material losses during war against terrorism: Study

Tue, 17 May 2022 - 10:30 GMT

The study indicated that one the human level, the losses of the war results in the 3,277 martyrs, in addition to 12,280 injured.

Libyan national army foils Daesh's attempt to inflitrate into Libya's Sabha

Wed, 27 Apr 2022 - 01:14 GMT

"Alhadath" news channel quoted the Libyan army as saying in a statement that the military operation against Daesh groups in the Ghadwa area lasted for an hour on Monday.

War, stagflation threaten global economy as pandemic recovery slows

Tue, 19 Apr 2022 - 03:23 GMT

Mounting price pressures, slipping output expansion and sagging confidence will all pose a drag for most countries, according to the latest Brookings-FT tracking index.

WFP: 6 million Ukrainians in need of humanitarian assistance

Tue, 19 Apr 2022 - 01:55 GMT

The World Food Program has mobilized 60,000 tons of food for Ukraine, which will provide assistance to some two million people for two months, Kern said.

European Commission president calls Egypt's chief of state to discuss fallout of Ukrainian crisis

Sun, 10 Apr 2022 - 02:18 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received a phone call Sunday from President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen.

Egyptian Suez Canal slightly affected by Russian-Ukrainian conflict

Tue, 29 Mar 2022 - 04:45 GMT

Rabie’s speech was given during a celebration held by the SCA to mark the first anniversary of refloating the Panama-flagged ship Ever Given, which had run aground in March 2021 at the southern entrance of the shipping channel.

Egyptian pharmaceutical companies not affected by Russia-Ukraine war

Mon, 28 Mar 2022 - 10:10 GMT

He noted that Egypt prevents exporting medicine if the country suffers a shortage in the local market.

Egyptian FM receives phone call from Ukrainian counterpart

Thu, 24 Mar 2022 - 01:02 GMT

Minister Sameh Shokry received Thursday a phone call from his Ukrainian counterpart Dmytro Kuleba.

Arab countries are most influenced by Ukraine War: FAO regional representative

Tue, 22 Mar 2022 - 12:02 GMT

One of the reasons is that Russia and Ukraine combined fulfill 30 percent of the global market's needs of wheat, cooking oil, and grains.

Chairman reveals Ukraine War impact on Egypt's Suez Canal

Tue, 15 Mar 2022 - 12:32 GMT

Rabie also clarified the reasons behind the cancellation of the 15-percent discount offered to liquefied gas tankers.

Egypt's free accommodation of stranded Ukrainian tourists sends positive message despite war's impact on tourist industry: expert

Sun, 13 Mar 2022 - 12:23 GMT

Egypt sent a positive and humanitarian message to the world when it hosted stranded Ukrainian tourists for free, tourism expert Ramy Fayez told Shorouk News in a Saturday report.

Emigration minister: 80% of Egyptian students in Ukraine evacuated

Sat, 12 Mar 2022 - 09:08 GMT

A small percentage of students, however, chose to continue their study in Ukraine, Makram said in remarks to TV Presenter Azza Mostafa on Sada El-Balad.

Egyptian president holds phone call with Vladimir Putin

Wed, 09 Mar 2022 - 12:51 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi held a phone call with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin Wednesday.

Deputy FM announces updated number of Ukraine-fled Egyptian students who wait to be brought back home

Sun, 06 Mar 2022 - 10:33 GMT

The diplomat noted that those will be flown back on the jets that will transport Ukrainian tourists from Egyptian resort towns to those same countries free of charge.

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