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.

5th parliamentary session to kick off Oct. 1

Mon, 30 Sep 2019 - 11:56 GMT

The House of Representatives by setting the agenda of the first plenary session and the rules of committees elections.

Egypt to witness vital electoral entitlements in 2020: MP

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 - 03:17 GMT

The entitlements will be represented in holding elections for the Senate, the Parliament and Local Councils.

Facebook called before Senate panel over digital currency project

Thu, 20 Jun 2019 - 09:46 GMT

David Marcus, who oversees Facebook’s blockchain efforts, is expected to testify, according to a source in Washington familiar with the matter.

In-depth look into Egypt’s reinstated ‘Senate’

Fri, 10 May 2019 - 02:49 GMT

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.

All you need to know about expected Egyptian Senate mandate

Sun, 14 Apr 2019 - 09:42 GMT

The Committee of Constitutional and Legislative Affairs of the Egyptian House of Representatives discussed the tasks of the expected Senate chamber.

Republican Scott wins Florida U.S. Senate seat after manual recount

Sun, 18 Nov 2018 - 10:40 GMT

Florida's outgoing governor, Republican Rick Scott, was declared the winner of the state's hard-fought U.S. Senate race on Sunday.

Midterm election leaves Washington ‘more divided’: US consultant

Wed, 14 Nov 2018 - 10:44 GMT

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

Sat, 06 Oct 2018 - 10:58 GMT

Senate heads to final vote on Kavanaugh Supreme Court nomination.

Procedural vote imminent in fight over U.S. Supreme Court nominee

Fri, 05 Oct 2018 - 02:29 GMT

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

U.S. Senate passes bill to honour Anwar Sadat

Thu, 23 Aug 2018 - 11:07 GMT

The U.S. Senate passed a bill to honour former Egyptian president Anwar Sadat.

Wall Street ends higher despite government shutdown threat

Sat, 20 Jan 2018 - 10:58 GMT

Wall Street rose on Friday, led by gains in consumer stocks, even as a possible government shutdown loomed.

What happens in a U.S. government shutdown

Sat, 20 Jan 2018 - 05:20 GMT

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

Alabama Democrat officially declared winner in US Senate race

Thu, 28 Dec 2017 - 11:27 GMT

Democrat Doug Jones was formally declared the winner of the bitterly contested US Senate race in the southern state of Alabama on Thursday.

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