presidential elections

Saif al-Islam Gaddafi celebrates returning to presidential race via court order

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 - 08:53 GMT

Libyan presidential candidate Saif al-Islam Gaddafi celebrated Sabha Court of Cassation's Thursday acceptance of his challenge against excluding him from the race.

Electoral silence starts in Tunisia ahead of parliamentary elections

Sat, 05 Oct 2019 - 09:44 GMT

The phase of electoral silence started on Saturday in Tunisia, a day before voting in the parliamentary elections kicks off in the country.

Tunisian expats in Egypt vote in presidential election

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 - 11:47 GMT

Around 400,000 Tunisian expatriates are eligible to cast their votes all over the world, according to the Independent High Authority for Elections (IHAE).

Turkey's Erdogan plans to take greater control of economy

Tue, 15 May 2018 - 08:31 GMT

His comments helped pushed the ailing lira TRYTOM=D3 to a fresh record low of 4.3990 against the dollar, bringing its losses this year to more than 13 percent.

Sand storm in South Sinai obstructs sorting ballots: source

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 - 01:10 GMT

Sand storm that has hit South Sinai governorate on Thursday has obstructed judges in far towns as Ras Sedr and Nuweiba from going to the main polling station.

Live Updates: Vote counting begins as polls close across Egypt

Wed, 28 Mar 2018 - 08:03 GMT

Polling Stations across Egypt shut their doors after the end of the last day of the presidential elections.

SIS: No complaints reported in foreign media coverage

Tue, 27 Mar 2018 - 08:50 GMT

Approximately 680 foreign correspondents continued their coverage of the second day of the Egyptian presidential election without facing any problems.

No violations reported on first day of elections: SIS

Mon, 26 Mar 2018 - 11:28 GMT

Foreign Correspondents Completed Media Coverage of the First Day of Presidential Elections Reporting No Complaints, SIS said in a statement.

Election day: Hopes for security, high turnout, celebrations

Sun, 25 Mar 2018 - 06:52 GMT

Egyptians are preparing for a three-day election; the authorities are working around the clock to ensure a smooth, secure process in hopes for a high turnout.

Sorting process starts at Egyptian embassy in Portugal

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 - 10:03 GMT

The 2018 Egyptian Presidential election polling stations in Portugal started to sort the ballots after the end of the voting process for Egyptian expats on Sunday.

Egyptian embassy in South Africa start to tally votes

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 - 08:38 GMT

The 2018 Egyptian Presidential election polling stations in South Adrica started to sort the ballots after the end of the voting process for Egyptian expats on Sunday.

Egyptian joyful votes cast in Washington DC and New York

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 - 11:14 GMT

Members of the Egyptian community in both American states of Washington DC and New York were keen to present at the cities’ Egyptian embassies and consulates to cast their ballots.

Egyptians in Kazakhstan, Cyprus join 2nd day of elections

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 - 09:16 GMT

Members of the Egyptian community in Kazakhstan headed to the Egyptian embassy in the Kazakh capital of Astana to participate in the second day of the presidential election.

Two press conferences daily for NEA during elections

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 - 09:43 GMT

Two press conferences are going to be held daily by Egypt’s National Elections Authority (NEA) during the three following days of the election’s abroad March 16, 17 and 18.

35 million young people registered on voting tables, MOY

Sun, 04 Mar 2018 - 11:45 GMT

Minister of Youth Khaled Abdel Aziz said through a post on his official Face book page that there are 35 million young people registered on the voting tables.

'Alashan Tebniha' issues statement in support of Sisi's candidacy

Sun, 04 Feb 2018 - 06:47 GMT

"Alashan Tebniha" (To Build It) campaign issued an official statement presenting all endorsement forms garnered for President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.

Cyprus president Anastasiades beats Malas in run-off election

Sun, 04 Feb 2018 - 06:17 GMT

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades defeated left-wing challenger Stavros Malas in a run-off election on Sunday

Dozens of politicians, activists sued over calls to boycott election

Sat, 03 Feb 2018 - 10:56 GMT

Lawyer Samir Sabry filed a complaint against public figures and former presidential candidates after their calls to boycott the 2018 presidential election.

OPINION: The electoral scene in Egypt and the expected presidential program

Wed, 31 Jan 2018 - 01:08 GMT

The political scene is witnessing a state of anticipation and skepticism about some aspects of the presidential electoral process.

Who cannot run for Egypt’s presidential election?

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 - 02:35 GMT

Egypt Today lists the crimes which prevent any potential candidate from running officially in the presidential election