Egyptian Government

Egypt, IMF set to sign deal on loan program augmentation ‘within hours’: High-level source

Wed, 06 Mar 2024 - 11:30 GMT

The Egyptian government and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) are on the verge of signing an agreement to augment the Egyptian loan program within a few hours, Al Qahera News reported, citing a high-level source.

Egyptian gov’t working to ease economic crisis: Sisi at Military Academy

Sat, 19 Aug 2023 - 04:08 GMT

The Egyptian government is working on a set of measures in order to alleviate the repercussions of the economic crisis, President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi said on Saturday.

Minister of Culture’s legal advisor submits a complaint to the public prosecutor against Netflix’s ‘Queen Cleopatra’

Mon, 29 May 2023 - 01:35 GMT

Minister of Culture’s legal advisor submits a complaint to the public prosecutor against Netflix’s ‘Queen Cleopatra’

Egypt attracted $500 million from expat customs-free car import initiative: Minister

Tue, 18 Apr 2023 - 12:58 GMT

The Egyptian government has attracted $500 million from expatriates as part of an initiative allowing them to import cars for personal use free of customs duties and taxes in exchange for a deposit in foreign currency.

FM Shoukry says UK largest foreign investor in Egypt

Tue, 04 Apr 2023 - 10:35 GMT

The Egyptian government is keen on increasing British investments in Egypt and promoting British companies' engagement in major national development projects, Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said.

Egypt to raise minimum wages for public employees to LE 3000: PM Madbouli

Wed, 26 Oct 2022 - 01:45 GMT

The government also decided to allocate an exceptional allowance worth LE 300 for all state workers to cope with the rising cost of living, Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli announced in a press briefing.

Egyptian gov’t detects 4 egg brokers who made cartel agreement since 2020 causing colossal price hike

Sun, 31 Jul 2022 - 12:37 GMT

The Egyptian government has detected four prominent egg brokers for maintaining a horizontal cartel agreement since October 2020, causing a colossal spike in the prices of eggs, a main dish on Egyptian tables.

Egyptian gov’t approves expanding Cairo borders to include new capital lands

Wed, 08 Jun 2022 - 09:40 GMT

The approval comes as part of numerous decisions taken by the Cabinet during its meeting on Wednesday.

Egypt extends condolences to Nigeria over victims of oil refinery explosion

Tue, 26 Apr 2022 - 01:31 GMT

“The government and people of Egypt also offer their sincere condolences to the government and people of the Republic of Nigeria and to the families of the victims,” a statement by the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs read.

Egyptian gov't takes upon itself to go on with tangible economic reforms: IMF

Wed, 20 Apr 2022 - 07:55 GMT

Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Kristalina Georgieva said the Egyptian government had made remarkable progress in implementing its economic reforms program.

Gov’t, Egyptian-French alliance sign MoU to establish project to produce 350K tons of green fuel annually

Wed, 20 Apr 2022 - 11:05 GMT

The Egyptian government and an Egyptian-French alliance signed on Wednesday an MoU to establish a project in the Suez Canal Economic Zone in Ain Sokhna to produce 350,000 tons of green fuel annually as a fuel for ships.

Egyptian gov’t denies rise in public transportation fares amid increase in gasoline price

Sat, 16 Apr 2022 - 02:30 GMT

The Egyptian government has denied reports about an alleged rise in public transportation fares in light of the recent increase in gasoline prices.

Egypt managed to overcome fallout of current global economic crisis: Min.

Fri, 08 Apr 2022 - 01:29 GMT

The Egyptian government has launched a financial package worth LE 135 billion as per presidential directives to mitigate the impact of the global impact of the Ukraine crisis on people and economic sectors, Finance Minister Mohamed Maait said.

Egypt cuts prices of COVID-19 PCR, antigen rapid tests for citizens, foreigners

Wed, 02 Feb 2022 - 01:47 GMT

As per the decision, the PCR tests for Egyptians will be EGP 650 instead of EGP 900, while a PCR test for foreigners will cost EGP 750 instead of EGP 1,200.

What you need to know about monorail project in Egypt’s New Administrative capital, 6th of October City

Wed, 24 Feb 2021 - 05:40 GMT

The promising national project has a total length of 98.5 kilometers, comprising 34 stations.

Egyptian government received, monitored 91,000 citizen complaints in Sept: report

Fri, 09 Oct 2020 - 12:03 GMT

The report introduced by the concerned complaints system shows its performance in dealing and responding to complaints submitted by citizens over the past month.

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.