Elections

LIVE UPDATE: Last day of Egypt's Senate Elections 2020 kicks off

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 - 09:50 GMT

The second and last day of resident Egyptians voting kicked off on Wednesday at 9:00 a.m. and will conclude at 9:00 p.m.

LIVE UPDATE: Resident Egyptians cast ballots in Senate Elections 2020

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 - 09:11 GMT

The polling places opened their doors at 9:00 a.m.

2nd day of expats voting in Egyptian Senate elections begins with China

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 - 08:37 GMT

The second day of expats voting in Senate elections kicked off Monday starting with China.

12 Q&A about Egyptians abroad vote in the 2020 Senate elections

Sun, 09 Aug 2020 - 11:47 GMT

The National Election Authority has answered the 12 most common questions from Egyptians abroad regarding their vote in the 2020 Senate election. Below is the Q&A.

Electoral campaigns of candidates running for Egypt's Senate begins July 26

Sun, 26 Jul 2020 - 01:41 GMT

The National Election Authority declared Sunday the start date of the electoral campaigns as it announced the final lists of candidates running for Senate seats.

NEA: 912 candidacy applications for Senate filed

Sun, 19 Jul 2020 - 10:40 GMT

Ibrahim said 912 candidates have submitted their papers for the coming elections.

Candidacy application for Egypt's Senate begins July 11 until July 18

Sat, 11 Jul 2020 - 12:14 GMT

Twenty-seven primary courts across Egypt started receiving Saturday the applications of potential candidates running for Senate.

Egypt’s National Election Authority announces senate election timeline

Sat, 04 Jul 2020 - 03:40 GMT

Egypt will hold elections for the Senate on Aug 11-12, election commissioner Lasheen Ibrahim told a televised press conference on Saturday.

Egypt's National Election Authority preparing timeframe for Senate election

Thu, 02 Jul 2020 - 01:52 GMT

The National Election Authority (NEA) under the chairmanship of counselor Lashin Ibrahim, Head of the Cassation Court embarked upon preparations for the upcoming Senate (upper house of parliament) election.

Draft bill on Egypt's Senate sets conditions for president's nomination of members

Sun, 14 Jun 2020 - 01:22 GMT

The draft provides that the president has the right to nominate one third of the 300 members.

Majority bloc: Egyptian Parliament’s election bill should be finished this year

Sun, 17 May 2020 - 11:55 GMT

Sigini, however, noted that tackling the coronavirus crisis and its economic and health implications in Egypt now has the priority, saying that talks about the next election during the current situation would be “useless.”

4th African chief justices conference kicks off in Cairo

Sat, 22 Feb 2020 - 12:44 GMT

The convention is organized by the Supreme Constitutional Court under the auspices of President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.

Parliament speaker: Legislative elections to be held in Nov. 2020

Sun, 24 Nov 2019 - 02:54 GMT

Abdel Aal also stressed in his speech during the Parliament sessions that in the coming days a number of actions will be taken against the sentenced corrupt members.

For 1st time in Egypt, woman elected for syndicate chair

Sat, 12 Oct 2019 - 10:44 GMT

Dr. Sherine Ghaleb is elected for Cairo Doctors Syndicate.

Tunisian embassy in Cairo receives voters for presidential elections

Fri, 11 Oct 2019 - 11:39 GMT

There are two polling stations in Egypt for the Tunisian elections in both Cairo and Alexandria.

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.

Electoral campaigns for Tunisian Presidential run-off start

Thu, 03 Oct 2019 - 11:33 GMT

Populist candidate and academic Kaïs Saïed and businessman Nabil Karoui are vying in the second round of elections slated for October 13.

6 countries start voting in European parliament elections

Sun, 26 May 2019 - 09:35 GMT

The new EU Parliament is set to convene for the first time in Strasbourg, France, on July 2, 2019.

Sisi asserts ‘African solutions for African problems’ in summit on Sudan

Tue, 23 Apr 2019 - 12:26 GMT

The African summit meeting on Sudan held in Cairo has kicked off on Tuesday.

Diaa Rashwan elected press syndicate head

Sat, 16 Mar 2019 - 08:19 GMT

Diaa Rashwan was elected Chairman of the Syndicate of Journalists in the elections held on Friday.

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