Businessman Ayman al-Gameel praised the government decision to run elections for the Senate, deeming it “a new celebration for democracy.”
Egypt will hold elections for the Senate on Aug 11-12, election commissioner Lasheen Ibrahim told a televised press conference on Saturday.
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 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 of Representatives, approved, Monday in principal a bill to issue the Senate law.
The draft provides that the president has the right to nominate one third of the 300 members.
Putin said the allegations against Trump are "made-up", adding that he believes the U.S. Senate is unlikely to remove Trump from office.
The House of Representatives by setting the agenda of the first plenary session and the rules of committees elections.
The entitlements will be represented in holding elections for the Senate, the Parliament and Local Councils.
David Marcus, who oversees Facebook’s blockchain efforts, is expected to testify, according to a source in Washington familiar with the matter.
The council members shall be asked about their opinion in any topic that referred by the president and relates with the state’s general policy and Arab and foreign policies.
The Committee of Constitutional and Legislative Affairs of the Egyptian House of Representatives discussed the tasks of the expected Senate chamber.
Florida's outgoing governor, Republican Rick Scott, was declared the winner of the state's hard-fought U.S. Senate race on Sunday.
A House with a democratic majority has been assured, and is prepared to unload what is called “Subpoena cannon” on President Trump.
Senate heads to final vote on Kavanaugh Supreme Court nomination.
Donald Trump's drive to deepen conservatives' imprint on the U.S. Supreme Court faces a test on Friday as the Senate holds a procedural vote on Brett Kavanaugh
The U.S. Senate passed a bill to honour former Egyptian president Anwar Sadat.
Wall Street rose on Friday, led by gains in consumer stocks, even as a possible government shutdown loomed.
President Donald Trump and the U.S. Congress are racing to meet a midnight Friday deadline to pass a short-term bill to keep the U.S. government open
Democrat Doug Jones was formally declared the winner of the bitterly contested US Senate race in the southern state of Alabama on Thursday.