Egypt parliament

Philip Morris ugly face unveiled.. Egypt Parliament to probe into the giant tobacco market violations

Mon, 25 Feb 2019 - 10:21 GMT

Members of the Egyptian Parliament are preparing to launch a thorough investigation into the activities of Philip Morris Misr LLC.P

Women allowed maximum of 2 maternity leaves in new law

Fri, 12 May 2017 - 07:00 GMT

Women will be allowed only two maternity leaves of four months each during her entire career to help reduce population growth.

In photos: Stitch Like an Egyptian in London

Fri, 12 May 2017 - 06:42 GMT

An exhibition of khayamiya work, decorative appliqué textile famously made in Egypt, is held at the Egyptian Cultural Center in London.

Parliament reduces foreigners’ work permit fee in new law

Fri, 12 May 2017 - 06:29 GMT

The fee of foreigners’ work permits in Egypt will range from 5,000-30,000 EGP, rather than a maximum of 50,000 EGP, as earlier proposed by the government.

MP requests enquiry over ‘Saudi party at pyramids’

Fri, 12 May 2017 - 04:53 GMT

A motion to summon the antiquities minister has been submitted to the parliament over the BBC’s story that a Saudi prince rented the pyramids area to propose to his partner.

In photos: Copts attend inauguration of Zagazig mosque

Fri, 12 May 2017 - 04:37 GMT

Coptic citizens and priests attended the inauguration of a mosque in the Delta’s Sharqia, along with their Muslim counterparts in a show of solidarity on Friday.

MP demands compensation from WWII states over landmines

Mon, 08 May 2017 - 01:01 GMT

A motion was submitted to the parliament Monday to demand compensation for Egypt over millions of World War II the Western Desert.

Forming ultras groups in Egypt to be punishable by jail

Fri, 05 May 2017 - 02:18 GMT

Anyone who forms ultras groups without a permit will be jailed for a term to be decided by a court and fined 50,000-200,000 EGP.

Parliament majority supports draft law of electoral system

Wed, 03 May 2017 - 06:50 GMT

The coalition of the parliamentarian majority and other members have expressed,support for a draft law for the electoral system of local administrations, governors and town councils.

Return of private free trade zones receives mixed reactions from businesses

Mon, 01 May 2017 - 07:57 GMT

CAIRO – 1 May 2017: The parliament’s economic committee has approved the return of the private free trade zones in Egypt, head of the committee revealed Sunday in press remarks.

Sisi attends National Youth Conference on Sinai Liberation Day

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 - 11:03 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi is present during the three-day National Youth Conference that kicked off on Tuesday in Ismailia, coinciding with Sinai Liberation Day.

Motion to summon Endowments Minister over mosques polluting Nile

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 - 09:48 GMT

Minister of Religious Endowments Mohamed Mokhtar has been requested for an inquiry at the parliament into mosques on the Nile banks that dump sewage into the river, Youm7 reported Sunday

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