Egypt's law prohibits visiting archeaological sites, climbing antiquities without permits

Thu, 27 Oct 2022 - 08:39 GMT

The Egyptian Antiquities Protection Law prohibits visiting an archaeological site or museum without obtaining a permit, and it also prohibits climbing an antiquity without obtaining a permit to do so.

Egypt expresses readiness to cooperate with UN on protecting children against violations during armed conflicts

Sun, 05 Jun 2022 - 03:15 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Sunday UN Special Representative for Children and Armed Conflict Virginia Gamba.

Egyptian parliament urges western countries to refrain from politicizing human rights after UNHRC statement

Sat, 13 Mar 2021 - 09:25 GMT

The House urged the countries that participated in the statement to “not inaugurate themselves as guardians on Egypt”

Prosecution receives order to demolish Giza building over license violations

Wed, 03 Feb 2021 - 03:54 GMT

The Giza building that caught a massive fire for more than 72 hours, will be demolished after authorities revealed that building is unlicensed.

Owners of 500K unlicensed residential units in Egypt did not request reconciliation: min.

Tue, 01 Dec 2020 - 02:40 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli stated in November that the number of reconciliation requests over construction violations surpass 2.3 million.

Egypt launches National Center for Spatial Information Infrastructure carrying out space imaging

Sat, 22 Aug 2020 - 03:04 GMT

The center is affiliated to the Ministry of Planning, Follow-up, and Administrative Development.

Libyan Tripoli's interim government militias torture Egyptian expats

Mon, 15 Jun 2020 - 05:54 GMT

Chair of the Human Rights Committee at the House of Speakers requested that the lower chamber issues a statement in response to the violations committed against Egyptians in Libya.

More than 6K arrested for violating COVID-19 curfew in Egypt

Mon, 18 May 2020 - 07:04 GMT

The security forces confiscated 1,226 vehicles, 169 motorbikes, and 185 tuk-tuks, violating the curfew that has been imposed in Egypt since mid-March to curb the spread of the new coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Interior Ministry detects 171 curfew violations in 24 hours, thousands since March 25

Sun, 03 May 2020 - 09:53 GMT

The violations are committed by shops and stores that operated during curfew hours.

Police detect 286 violations of protective rules, break 571 market manipulation cases

Sun, 29 Mar 2020 - 04:10 GMT

Those were committed in less than one week.

Turkey arrested hundreds of reporters over opinion: human rights official

Sun, 19 Jan 2020 - 11:17 GMT

Turkey has closed 200 media platforms over the past six years, and has arrested hundreds of journalists over criticizing President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Egyptian human rights official said.

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.

2 teenagers die, 4 injured in house collapse in Girga

Tue, 30 Apr 2019 - 11:05 GMT

The injured people include a teenage girl, two younger girls, and a 55-year old woman.

Min. launches traffic fines payment service at post offices

Mon, 29 Oct 2018 - 10:17 GMT

The minister of communication and information technology announced launching the traffic violations payment service at the Postal Service Centers in November.

Amany el-Khayat suspended over Oman remarks

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 - 02:19 GMT

Egypt’s Media Syndicate decided to suspend Amany el-Khayat and Ahmed el-Sherif over violations.

Blatter considering legal action against FIFA

Thu, 01 Feb 2018 - 04:05 GMT

Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter, currently serving a ban from the sport.

Merkel, Macron say no alternative to peaceful settlement in eastern Ukraine

Sat, 23 Dec 2017 - 12:02 GMT

erman Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron urged the parties involved in an increase of ceasefire violations in eastern Ukraine.

Health Ministry discards 4 tons of sweets before Mawlid al-Nabawi

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 01:38 GMT

The Ministry of Health announced discarding four tons and 838 kilograms of inedible candy manufactured for the celebrations of the Prophet’s birthday.

Parliament’s Religious Committee condemns storming of Al-Aqsa Mosque

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 - 05:19 GMT

Dr. Osama El-Abd, Head of Religious and Endowments Affairs Committee in the Parliament.

Agricultural land violations in Eid sum up to 28,000 feddans

Sat, 16 Sep 2017 - 10:26 GMT

Agriculture minister revealed that Egypt had lost 80,000 feddans of its agricultural area since 2011.