State Council

Presidential decree sacking two judicial officials from their posts

Mon, 20 Nov 2023 - 03:08 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El Sisi issued on Monday Republican Decree No. 537/2023 to removing Counsellors Ahmed Shoukry Moawed Mohamed of the State Council of his post, along with Maged Nashat Othman Al-Hilali, Vice President of the State Council, from his job.

Egypt’s President Sisi issues decree to dismiss deputy head of State Council

Thu, 01 Dec 2022 - 04:21 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi has issued a decree number 581 of 2022 to dismiss Mahmoud Mostafa Sayed Abdel Rahman, deputy head of the State Council, the Official Gazette reported on Thursday.

New presidents of Egypt's State Council, State Lawsuits Authority take oaths before Sisi

Sun, 26 Jun 2022 - 01:10 GMT

The president stipulated the role of the Court of Cassation, State Council, and State Lawsuits Authority in establishing justice.

First batch of women judges sworn in Tuesday at Egypt’s State Council

Tue, 19 Oct 2021 - 11:47 GMT

A number of women judges arrived at Egypt’s State Council Tuesday morning to sworn-in, to be the first batch of female members at the council.

Sisi’s directives: Egyptian women to start working at State Council, Public Prosecution on October 1

Wed, 02 Jun 2021 - 05:25 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi on Wednesday announced a decision approving 1 October as the beginning day for women’s work at the country’s State Council and Public Prosecution, in implementation of his decision in March.

NCW president hails Sisi’s decision hiring female judges in State Council

Wed, 10 Mar 2021 - 11:07 GMT

President of National Council of Women [NCW], Maya Morsi hailed Wednesday President Abdel Fattah el Sisi for believing in the need to empower Egyptian women in all fields.

Egyptian president urges hiring women at Supreme Judicial Council, State Council

Mon, 08 Mar 2021 - 08:55 GMT

The world is celebrating today, March 8th, the International Women’s Day. The president was keen to extend congratulations to the Egyptian women earlier this day.

350 judges attend seminar by National Election Authority, State Council ahead of parliamentary election

Wed, 14 Oct 2020 - 01:56 GMT

More than 350 judges attended a seminar on the judicial supervision of the approaching parliamentary election, where judges were hailed as guardians of the integrity of national polls.

MP proposes allowing female judges in State Council positions

Tue, 03 Sep 2019 - 10:00 GMT

Member of Parliament Ehab al-Khouli has said he will propose legislative amendments to the State Council law so that it allows the appointment of women in the prestigious judicial body.

Amendment to terminate railway employees abusing drugs

Mon, 11 Mar 2019 - 08:36 GMT

The amendments were submitted to the State Council for review in accordance with the legal principles and will be sent to the government for approval.

Parliament to consider draft law on new capital's foreign universities

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 - 12:14 GMT

The State Council is considering the draft law aimingto regulate the performance of the foreign universities' branches to be established in the new capital.

State Council, Parliament at loggerheads over Uber users’ data

Mon, 02 Apr 2018 - 09:31 GMT

An article of the draft law aiming to regulate land transport services using information technology for passengers sparked controversy between the State Council and parliamentarians.

Parliament approves draft law on regulating nuclear activities

Sat, 25 Nov 2017 - 06:20 GMT

Parliament’s Energy and Environment Committee approved a draft law aimed at regulating the activities of nuclear power stations.

State Council finalizes Dabaa NPP contracts Monday

Sun, 17 Sep 2017 - 07:45 GMT

The third committee of State Council's department of Fatwa and Legislation will hold an urgent meeting on Monday to finalize the Dabaa nuclear power plant (NPP)

Sisi signs decisions to promote members of the State Council

Wed, 13 Sep 2017 - 08:37 GMT

Sisi on Wednesday signed a number of orders to promote members of the State Council.

State Council approves 2017/2018 judge reshuffle

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 - 07:08 GMT

The State Council's board on Saturday approved a reshuffle for the coming judicial year 2017-18.

PM: Cabinet to discuss investment law's executive regulations on Thursday

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 - 11:10 GMT

Prime Minister Shreif Ismail said that the cabinet is planned to discuss the approval of the investment law's executive regulations on Thursday.

Ten important facts about State Council’s new head

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 - 04:57 GMT

The most important facts about the newly-appointed head of the state council.

Electricity min. : Dabaa contracts referred to State Council for revision

Sun, 09 Jul 2017 - 05:24 GMT

The Four contracts of Dabaa station signed in initials, two revised by the State Council and the others are still in the pipeline:Mohamed Shaker said on Sunday.

Industrial Permit Act finalized

Sat, 03 Jun 2017 - 12:57 GMT

The drafting of executive regulations of the newly-ratified Industrial Permit Act has been completed and will be sent to the State Council this week.