Arab Gulf

Kuwait: Body of missing Egyptian sailor found in Gulf waters

Fri, 21 Feb 2020 - 11:41 GMT

The ministry's operations room was notified that a boat carrying two Egyptian sailors capsized off Al Shamlan area. One of them was rescued and the other was missing.

Mecca's Arab, Gulf summits chance for inter-Arab dialogue: House committee

Sat, 25 May 2019 - 10:51 GMT

The two Arab and Gulf summits set to be held in Mecca later in May offer a better chance for closer dialogue among Arab leaders on the issues of Arab action.

Pope arrives in UAE for historic Gulf visit

Sun, 03 Feb 2019 - 06:27 GMT

Pope Francis arrived in the United Arab Emirates on Sunday, the first visit by a pontiff to the Arabian Peninsula.

Experts: Sisi’s visit to Oman confirms Egypt’s interest in Gulf’s security

Mon, 05 Feb 2018 - 10:35 GMT

Amid President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi’s two-day visit to Oman and Abu Dhabi, experts agree that Sisi’s visit confirms that Egyptian security and the security of Gulf States are one and the same.

Sisi to discuss with Qaboos Syrian, Yemeni crises

Sat, 03 Feb 2018 - 10:26 GMT

Both Arab leaders will tackle ways to strengthen the bilateral relations between the two countries

Saudi’s ratings have ‘stable’ outlook: CI Ratings

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 - 10:10 GMT

The stable outlook would mean that Saudi Arabia’s rating will be stable over the next 12 months.

Saudi reshuffle impact on market limited: Capital Economics

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 - 06:00 GMT

An official decree from Saudi Arabia relieving Crown Prince .

Gulf-Qatar dispute will not escalate to arms, says Sisi

Wed, 14 Jun 2017 - 12:43 GMT

President Abdel-Fatah al-Sisi has ruled out the possibility that the Arab Gulf’s dispute with Qatar could escalate to an armed conflict.

Qatar's losses estimated at $30B after Arab diplomatic rift

Mon, 05 Jun 2017 - 02:55 GMT

Qatar will likely lose around $30 billion after six Arab countries decided Monday to cut their diplomatic ties with the Gulf country.

Timeline: Why Arab states cut ties with Qatar

Mon, 05 Jun 2017 - 02:12 GMT

Egypt Today tracks the development of the Qatar crisis which has culminated with cutting diplomatic ties with Arab and Gulf states.

Gulf residency qualifies North Africans for Egypt visa on arrival

Tue, 02 May 2017 - 09:03 GMT

Cairo Airport started Monday to allow North African citizens with Gulf residency to obtain Egyptian visas on arrival.

Campaign to draw Italian tourists via online visa system to kick off in May

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 - 06:43 GMT

Citizens of countries that are not able to obtain an Egyptian visa upon arrival at ports of entry will be able to apply for one online beginning in May.

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