Reconciliation requests submitted by owners of unlicensed buildings in Egypt amount to 2.8M

Tue, 17 May 2022 - 12:52 GMT

The deadline to submit such requests was March 31 so that the documents are currently being processed.

1st family reconciliation center opened in Qalubiya as divorce rates spike

Wed, 09 Mar 2022 - 11:15 GMT

Egypt has witnessed over the past period a high rate of divorce, with many cases are resolved at family courts leaving families split apart, which in return negatively affects the society.

Committee formed to decide penalties on unlicensed buildings' owners who did not request reconciliation in Egypt

Wed, 24 Mar 2021 - 01:09 GMT

Qassem noted that the deadline to submit requests is approaching as it is set for March 31.

Palestinian factions sign pact of honor in Cairo

Tue, 16 Mar 2021 - 06:24 GMT

On the first day of the National Palestinian Dialogue hosted in Cairo, Palestinian factions signed Tuesday a pact of honor.

Egyptian authorities reconcile with 2 Mubarak-era figures after returning LE 1.3 billion

Sat, 20 Feb 2021 - 09:51 GMT

Soliman was the housing minister during the era of late President Hosni Mubarak and Rasekh is the father-in-law of Alaa Mubarak, the older son of Mubarak.

Saving Egyptians from the plague of unplanned construction

Thu, 11 Feb 2021 - 06:10 GMT

Almost half of Egypt’s constructed buildings in cities and villages is declared by the state as “unplanned”, with thousands of buildings being built without licenses. Of these thousands, a large number of buildings do not comply with safety regulations or can even threaten the safety of aviation for being illegally too tall.

Egypt collects LE11.2B in reconciliation fees to legalize unlicensed buildings

Tue, 09 Feb 2021 - 12:11 GMT

Nevertheless, 21,411 requests have been denied and the buildings will be demolished.

Timeline: Egypt's moves from September 2020 to February 2021 culminating in 14 Palestinian factions in Cairo to discuss elections

Mon, 08 Feb 2021 - 10:38 GMT

Egypt has a long history of supporting Palestinians and their aspirations for an independent state, not only for the obvious reasons of sharing a border with them, having a central role in the region, or having a peace treaty with Israel.

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.

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.

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 supports Palestinian efforts to end occupation, establish independent state: Ambassador

Mon, 07 Dec 2020 - 01:03 GMT

Ambassador Tayel recently assumed his position as the new ambassador of Egypt to Palestine.

Owners of 500K unlicensed residential units in Egypt did not request reconciliation: min.

Tue, 01 Dec 2020 - 02:40 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli stated in November that the number of reconciliation requests over construction violations surpass 2.3 million.

Egypt's PM says Kafr el-Sheikh 'glaring example' of unlicensed construction consequences

Tue, 29 Sep 2020 - 06:05 GMT

Kafr el-Sheikh is a glaring example of encroachments on farmland, Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli said during a visit to the Delta governorate, emphasizing that the government is determined to counter unlicensed construction.

Cairo to host Inter-Libyan reconciliation conference in October

Sun, 27 Sep 2020 - 12:40 GMT

Mabrouk called upon the Libyan parties, the international community to solve the Libyan issue, preserve the unity and sovereignty of Libya and foreign interference, get rid of mercenaries, and to dissolve militias and disarm them.

Egypt's PM: 400k feddans of agricultural land wasted due to land encroachment

Wed, 09 Sep 2020 - 08:54 GMT

Unplanned random construction in Egypt represents around 50 percent of buildings at all cities and villages, Prime Minister Mustafa Madbouli said.

Putin, Abbas highlight Egypt’s role in Palestinian reconciliation

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 - 03:39 GMT

This came in a phone call between both leaders. During the phone conversation, Abbas hailed the Russian stance, supporting the international legitimacy, WAFA reported.

Al Azhar committee launches anti-vendetta awareness campaign

Thu, 11 Jul 2019 - 12:58 GMT

The anti-vendetta awareness campaign should be launched in coordination with authorities concerned, especially the ministries of interior, social solidarity, and local development as well as the Media Supreme Council.