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Heads of Egypt's press, media organisations sworn in before parliament

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 - 01:17 GMT

Laws regulating the performance of the press media organisations stipulate that new heads will be sworn in before parliament before they can exercise their duties.

SCMR: L.E. 250K penalty to be imposed on media using slander

Tue, 16 Jun 2020 - 10:22 GMT

The regulations set by the council determined a 6-month timeframe for media institutions to legalize their conditions, so that the deadline would be in August.

Egypt's PM affirmed media's role in raising people's awareness, refuting rumors

Tue, 09 Jun 2020 - 02:28 GMT

This came during his meeting with Minister of State for Information Osama Heikal to review the Egyptian media outlets' addressing of the coronavirus crisis.

State of emergency at Maspero after employee dies of Corona

Tue, 12 May 2020 - 02:04 GMT

A state of emergency prevailed at Maspero building, the headquarters of the state-run Egyptian Radio and Television Union, after an employee died of the coronavirus.

Sisi: Freedom of expression guaranteed for all

Sun, 05 Jan 2020 - 06:02 GMT

President Sisi stated that the media plays a great role in raising public awareness of the latest national and international developments and social morals.

Experienced journalist Osama Heikal leads reinstated information ministry

Sun, 22 Dec 2019 - 01:26 GMT

Heikal was the head of the Parliament's culture, media and antiquities committee before he assumed his new post.

Parliament's culture committee to review outcome of media, journalism law

Mon, 07 Oct 2019 - 01:45 GMT

Heikal said on Monday that the media authorities shall send, according to the regulations, reports to the parliament about their performance at the end of each year, adding that such procedure did not take place.

Hundreds of foreign correspondents freely operating in Egypt: SIS

Thu, 26 Sep 2019 - 07:51 GMT

Egypt’s State Information Service (SIS (released a statement, Thrusday, addressing the upcoming coverage of international media representatives, and specifically accredited correspondents of Friday the 27th of September.

African broadcasters visit Police Academy, media sector

Thu, 26 Sep 2019 - 03:49 GMT

The course is organized by the Egyptian Supreme Regulatory Media Council in bid to communicate with and open up to the media in the friendly African nations.

Egypt calls on foreign reporters to abide by professionalism codes

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 - 03:30 GMT

The SIS said it was following up the international media on Egypt over the past 24 hours and it reminds the foreign reporters to abide by professionalism standards.

US park rangers debunk myth on tossing banana peels, apple cores

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 - 12:48 GMT

Floods in northeastern Thailand have submerged homes, roads and bridges, leaving more than 23,000 people in evacuation shelters as anger grows over the government's "slow" emergency response.

SCMR issues new regulations on T.V. programs

Sat, 07 Sep 2019 - 12:03 GMT

As per the newly-made regulations, a talk show or T.V. program should not run for more than two hours, including the time fixed for the commercial ads.

Egypt loses 8K feddans of arable lands over 8 years

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 - 11:43 GMT

According to the Ministry’s report, a total of 695,727 violations of encroachment on the arable lands have been removed on 33,421 feddans since 2011 and more than 1.3million cases have not removed yet.

T.V. host suspended for ‘humiliating’ obese people; she quits profession as anchor

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 - 09:01 GMT

“Obese people are dead. They are burdens to their families, burdens to the state. Fat people causes eyesore,” Saeed said in her talk show.

Secretary General of Supreme Council for Media Regulation arrested over bribery

Tue, 20 Aug 2019 - 11:51 GMT

Selim's detention came based on ACA's investigations.

EMPC launches media services center for foreign channels

Sun, 04 Aug 2019 - 04:06 GMT

The Egyptian Media Production City (EMPC) inaugurated on Sunday a new media services center for Arab and international TV channels in Cairo’s downtown.

Egyptian Agency for Partnership for Development to organize a program for foreign media

Wed, 10 Jul 2019 - 09:12 GMT

The Egyptian Agency for Partnership for Development (DFID) will organize a special program for prominent African media personalities from July 13 to 27.

Cabinet media center underlines positive change in foreign media coverage of Egypt economy

Sun, 09 Jun 2019 - 04:18 GMT

News agencies, such as Bloomberg, Reuters, and Financial Times, have been pointing to tangible growth following economic reforms adopted by Cairo.

Sudan shuts down Al Jazeera’s office in Khartoum

Fri, 31 May 2019 - 11:29 GMT

The Sudanese security forces informed the director of al Jazeera bureau in Khartoum that the transitional ruling military council decided to shut down the office and confiscate all its equipment.

Supreme Council to launch African media website

Mon, 13 May 2019 - 11:14 GMT

The Supreme Council for Media Regulation announced Sunday the launch of a new website on the African media community soon.

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