G20 agrees to temporarily freeze debt of poorest countries

Wed, 15 Apr 2020 - 07:35 GMT

Upon this decision, the payment will due to be paid to G20 governments up to the end of 2020.

Egypt supports creation of African expert-level workforce to curb COVID-19 spread

Fri, 10 Apr 2020 - 12:37 GMT

The ministers tackled the ways of the establishment of a fund to provide the necessary resources to support combating the COVID-19 in the continent.

G20 leaders to convene remotely as coronavirus cases near half a million

Thu, 26 Mar 2020 - 09:13 GMT

Leaders from the Group of 20 major economies will speak by video link on Thursday about combating the coronavirus pandemic.

G20 leaders to convene by video conference on Thursday about coronavirus

Wed, 25 Mar 2020 - 06:00 GMT

G20 finance ministers and central bankers agreed during a separate video conference this week to develop an "action plan" to respond to the outbreak.

G20 leaders to speak on Thursday about coronavirus, sources say

Tue, 24 Mar 2020 - 09:24 GMT

Leaders from the Group of 20 major economies will convene a video conference on Thursday to discuss the coronavirus epidemic.

G20 agrees on final communique with reference to climate change

Sun, 23 Feb 2020 - 01:54 GMT

G20 finance ministers and central bankers are meeting in the Saudi capital to discuss top global economic challenges, including the spread of the new coronavirus.

Africa in world’s summits under Egypt’s chairmanship

Sat, 18 Jan 2020 - 05:22 GMT

Since Egypt’s term of African Union (AU) chairmanship started in February, eight summits have been held marking key events in the continent’s history.

Egypt, Germany sign €300B agreements in Berlin

Wed, 20 Nov 2019 - 12:05 GMT

Egypt and Germany signed €300 billion agreements on the sidelines of the G20-Initiative Compact with Africa (CwA) in Berlin on Tuesday.

‘Development in Africa achieves mutual interests’: Sisi in G20 initiative

Tue, 19 Nov 2019 - 10:20 GMT

The Egyptian president and AU chair warned of the repercussions of global threats on Africa.

G20 and Japanese investments in Egypt

Sat, 29 Jun 2019 - 02:12 GMT

Direct Japanese investments in Egypt are estimated at $420 million.

Sisi underscores importance of coordination with Riyadh on regional issues

Sat, 29 Jun 2019 - 09:10 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi on Saturday confirmed his keenness on coordinating with Saudi Arabia regarding the recent developments in the Middle East.

Saudi CP: Global challenges need enhancing international cooperation

Sat, 29 Jun 2019 - 08:45 GMT

Salman said the world is facing complicated challenges that necessitate boosting international cooperation.

Sisi, Putin meet on sidelines of G20, prioritize enhancing ties

Sat, 29 Jun 2019 - 07:55 GMT

Both leaders discussed opportunities of triangular cooperation between both Egypt and Russia in the African Continent in the light of Egypt's chairmanship of the African Union, added Rady.

Sisi, Merkel discuss bilateral relations

Fri, 28 Jun 2019 - 11:31 GMT

Merkel asserted that Egypt is one of Germany's key partners in the Middle East region.

Q&A about G20 2019 Okasa Summit

Thu, 27 Jun 2019 - 10:30 GMT

Egypt Today reviews the Q&A as it is published on the official website

Egypt to present vision on Africa's development at G-20 summit

Thu, 27 Jun 2019 - 02:18 GMT

In this regard, the ministry pointed out that trade exchange between Egypt and Japan in 2018 hit $1.26 billion, compared to $969 million in 2017.

Trade exchange bet. Egypt, G20 member states hit $66.8B in 2018

Thu, 27 Jun 2019 - 12:24 GMT

Egypt's exports to the G20 member states upped by 13.7 percent to record $13.7 billion in 2018, compared to $12 billion in 2017.

Tusk describes anticipated G20 summit 'difficult'

Thu, 27 Jun 2019 - 09:51 GMT

"There are global challenges to be met: the need to step up action to avoid the climate threat, avoid trade wars, reform the international trading system, and to prepare for the digital revolution," he said.

Dollar builds on rebound as hopes rise for U.S.-China trade truce

Thu, 27 Jun 2019 - 09:45 GMT

The dollar extended its recovery on Thursday, gaining versus the yen and euro, on hopes the United States and China will agree a trade truce before a G20 summit in Japan this weekend.

PM: Gov't ready to implement plan to upgrade railway tractors

Wed, 26 Jun 2019 - 01:36 GMT

Visiting Egyptian Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli said that the government is ready to implement a plan to upgrade railway tractors and purchase new tractors.