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Rerun of Egypt's Senate elections over 26 seats kicks off Sep. 8

Tue, 08 Sep 2020 - 08:16 GMT

The rerun of senate elections over a number of seats kicked off Tuesday and will conclude on Wednesday.

LIVE UPDATE: Last day of Egypt's Senate Elections 2020 kicks off

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 - 09:50 GMT

The second and last day of resident Egyptians voting kicked off on Wednesday at 9:00 a.m. and will conclude at 9:00 p.m.

LIVE UPDATE: Resident Egyptians cast ballots in Senate Elections 2020

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 - 09:11 GMT

The polling places opened their doors at 9:00 a.m.

2nd day of expats voting in Egyptian Senate elections begins with China

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 - 08:37 GMT

The second day of expats voting in Senate elections kicked off Monday starting with China.

Egyptian expats in New Zealand start voting in Senate election

Sat, 08 Aug 2020 - 09:58 GMT

The Egyptian embassy in New Zealand was the first to open for the voters, given an 11 hour time difference with Cairo.

Egyptian expats to vote in Senate election via mail: NEA

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 - 03:29 GMT

The voters are not allowed to go to the embassies in the countries where they live to cast their ballots.

Electoral campaigns of candidates running for Egypt's Senate begins July 26

Sun, 26 Jul 2020 - 01:41 GMT

The National Election Authority declared Sunday the start date of the electoral campaigns as it announced the final lists of candidates running for Senate seats.

INFOGRAPH: National Election Authority issues 11 regulations, mechanisms for Senate candidates

Wed, 22 Jul 2020 - 12:37 GMT

Gatherings, meetings and electoral conferences are banned due to COVID-19.

Egyptian parties form coalition list, choose individuals to run in Senate elections

Mon, 20 Jul 2020 - 12:47 GMT

Political parties are disclosing the number of candidates they have chosen to run on lists and individually.

NEA: 912 candidacy applications for Senate filed

Sun, 19 Jul 2020 - 10:40 GMT

Ibrahim said 912 candidates have submitted their papers for the coming elections.

Egypt's National Election Committee: 63 million eligible voters in Senate election

Sat, 18 Jul 2020 - 11:33 GMT

Egypt's National Election Committee has taken several measures to complete the course of the Senate elections process in light of the challenges facing Egypt.

Egypt's Election Authority: 682 candidacy applications for Senate lodged in 6 days

Thu, 16 Jul 2020 - 07:16 GMT

The deadline for filing candidacy papers is July 18.

Candidacy application for Egypt's Senate begins July 11 until July 18

Sat, 11 Jul 2020 - 12:14 GMT

Twenty-seven primary courts across Egypt started receiving Saturday the applications of potential candidates running for Senate.

Businessman Ayman Al-Gamil praises gov't decisions to run Senate election

Sat, 04 Jul 2020 - 06:08 GMT

Businessman Ayman al-Gameel praised the government decision to run elections for the Senate, deeming it “a new celebration for democracy.”

Egypt’s National Election Authority announces senate election timeline

Sat, 04 Jul 2020 - 03:40 GMT

Egypt will hold elections for the Senate on Aug 11-12, election commissioner Lasheen Ibrahim told a televised press conference on Saturday.

Egypt’s national election authority to announce candidacy for the Senate on Saturday

Fri, 03 Jul 2020 - 10:56 GMT

A Senate candidate, according to the bill, should be of Egyptian nationality and should have performed the military service and enjoy full political and civil rights and have a university degree.

Egypt's President ratifies Senate, House, political rights laws

Thu, 02 Jul 2020 - 11:52 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Thursday approved the draft laws regulating the legislative elections, the laws regulating the exercise of political rights, the laws on the Parliament, and the laws on the National Election Authority.

Egypt’s House initially approves bill on Senate law

Mon, 15 Jun 2020 - 06:36 GMT

Egypt’s House of Representatives, approved, Monday in principal a bill to issue the Senate law.

Draft bill on Egypt's Senate sets conditions for president's nomination of members

Sun, 14 Jun 2020 - 01:22 GMT

The draft provides that the president has the right to nominate one third of the 300 members.

Putin says Senate unlikely to remove Trump from office

Thu, 19 Dec 2019 - 10:59 GMT

Putin said the allegations against Trump are "made-up", adding that he believes the U.S. Senate is unlikely to remove Trump from office.

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