Egyptian Government

Egyptian government denies reports on hike in rice prices

Fri, 12 Jun 2020 - 02:09 GMT

The Cabinet media center denied reports purporting a planned increase in rice prices in the markets in the coming period due to supply shortage.

Egypt to shorten curfew, operate flights to coastal cities: Min.

Thu, 11 Jun 2020 - 11:12 GMT

The Egyptian state has set a plan to restore all activities in the country step by step, the state minister said.

Youth conferences, a dream turned national foundation

Sun, 28 Jul 2019 - 11:13 GMT

The Youths Conference, a long way gone.

Parl't approves draft bill increasing pensions by 15%

Mon, 10 Jun 2019 - 11:27 GMT

The government is currently working to develop a plan to manage pensions in an economic way, Abd Aal said.

PM: 4 central wholesale markets to be established in Egypt

Tue, 02 Apr 2019 - 03:11 GMT

The Egyptian government is keen on upgrading the domestic trade system, says Mostafa Madbouli.

BT100 honors cabinet officials

Mon, 04 Mar 2019 - 08:01 GMT

BT100 ceremony witnessed the honouring of members of the current cabinet for their role in enhancing Egypt’s investment and economic environment.

15 Egyptian laws, rulings that protect, support, empower women

Sun, 03 Mar 2019 - 11:49 GMT

In celebration of the Month of Women, March, Egypt Today looks at the top 15 rulings and laws that protect women.

Presidential decree cancels deal with IsDB on Azhar hospital development

Thu, 10 Jan 2019 - 10:03 GMT

A presidential decree was issued on Thursday cancelling a deal between the Egyptian government and the Islamic Development Bank.

Egyptian laws protecting women

Fri, 21 Dec 2018 - 11:06 GMT

The two main legislative documents protecting and supporting women are the Egyptian Constitution of 2014, and the Criminal Code of 1937 and its amendments.

Egypt's Cabinet approves establishing permanent human rights committee

Wed, 14 Nov 2018 - 08:41 GMT

The Egyptian Cabinet headed by Mostafa Madbouli approved on Tuesday, Nov. 13 establishing a permanent supreme committee for human rights.

Local services to be automated to reduce corruption: Minister

Fri, 04 May 2018 - 08:46 GMT

Ministry of Planning announced the launch the governmental services provided to citizens through mobile-based platforms.

New governmental measures to battle wheat black market

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 - 11:59 GMT

Egyptian government has set the price of local wheat according to the price of imported wheat in order to battle the existence of a black market.

In depth: State-owned IPOs analyzed

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 - 03:23 GMT

Ministry of Finance announced the listing of 23 companies in EGX, 10 of which are IPOs.

FEI: Great cooperation potentials between Egypt, India

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 - 04:40 GMT

There are great potentials for cooperation and integration between Egypt and India in several industries, FEI President Mohamed el Sweidi said Wednesday.

Egypt, UK in talks to resume tourist flights to Sharm

Fri, 10 Nov 2017 - 02:58 GMT

The Egyptian government is working with British officials to lift a UK travel ban to Sharm el Shiekh, tourism minister said.

Sisi approves AFD's 50-million-euro credit-line

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 - 09:38 GMT

Sisi issued on Thursday a decree approving an agreement between the Egyptian government and the French Development Agency (AFD).

Gov't committed to providing job opportunities for youth - Nasr

Wed, 27 Sep 2017 - 04:34 GMT

The Egyptian government is committed to providing job opportunities for youth through cooperation with Egypt's development partners.

Lawmakers vary on new government procedures to end land encroachments

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 - 05:29 GMT

Egyptian government seeks to put end to land infringements with new procedures that resulted in debates among lawmakers.

Presidential decree approving loan for Qasr el Eini Hospital

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 - 11:52 GMT

Sisi issued a decree on Thursday approving a 450-million-riyal loan deal between the Egyptian government and the Saudi Fund for Development.

Government signed MoU with Visa Inc.

Wed, 17 May 2017 - 09:34 GMT

A memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed on Tuesday between the Egyptian Ministry of Communication and Information Technology and President of Visa Inc.