Egyptian Cabinet

Egypt to extend ban on rice export to secure local needs

Thu, 20 Oct 2022 - 05:52 GMT

Madbouli met on Thursday with Minister of Supply and Internal Trade Ali El-Moselhi to follow up on the ministry’s efforts to provide rice in local markets.

Egypt works to speed up release of largest possible amount of poultry feed amid shortage crisis

Mon, 17 Oct 2022 - 01:04 GMT

This comes amid a shortage in feed nationwide, which led some of the workers in farms to execute chicks. Footage showing execution of chicks circulated on social media has stirred anger among people.

Egypt’s Cabinet approves draft bill allowing expats to import tax-free private cars for 4 months

Thu, 13 Oct 2022 - 01:02 GMT

However, the exemption will last only for four months after the law is published in the Official Gazette, according to the Cabinet.

Egypt’s Cabinet approves new draft bill on legalizing building violations

Thu, 13 Oct 2022 - 12:15 GMT

The new law widens the scope for the state’s reconciliation with citizens responsible for building violations, including the possibility to reconcile with buildings that exceed the height specified by the Civil Aviation Authority.

Egypt’s Cabinet raises initial wheat procurement price for 2023 season to LE 1,000

Thu, 01 Sep 2022 - 11:58 GMT

The decision raises the wheat procurement price from LE 865-885 during the current wheat harvest season, which started in April.

Egyptian Cabinet: Saturday paid day off for public, private sector on Hijri New Year’s Eve

Mon, 25 Jul 2022 - 01:49 GMT

Egypt’s Cabinet has announced next Saturday, 30 July, a paid day off for the public and private sector on the occasion of the Hijri New Year’s Eve.

Egyptian ministers review preparations for COP27 at supreme committee meeting

Thu, 23 Jun 2022 - 02:05 GMT

The meeting, attended by a large number of ministers and officials, reviewed preparations for hosting the conference, according to a statement by the Cabinet.

Over LE 700 billion of investments were/are being implemented to develop Sinai in 8 years: Cabinet

Mon, 25 Apr 2022 - 11:17 GMT

Investments amounting to more than LE 700 billion were and are being implemented to develop the Sinai Peninsula over eight years, the Egyptian Cabinet said in a lengthy report.

Egypt first country in Middle East to issue Samurai bonds: What you need to know

Wed, 06 Apr 2022 - 01:42 GMT

As per the Egyptian Ministry of Finance’s announcement late in March regarding issuing Samurai bonds, Egypt would thus be a leader in the Middle East in this field, the Cabinet said on Wednesday.

Egypt seeks to collect 6 million tons of local wheat from farmers this year: Supply minister

Mon, 28 Mar 2022 - 05:48 GMT

During the meeting, chaired by Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly, Moselhi said the Ministry of Supply has secured more than 400 points to receive local wheat this year, affirming that there are enough strategic capacities to receive this quantity of local wheat.

Egypt requests talks with IMF over new economic support program amid Ukraine crisis

Wed, 23 Mar 2022 - 09:54 GMT

Egypt has submitted a request to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to start negotiations about a new program that seeks to support Egyptian state’s plans of national comprehensive economic reform, the Egyptian Cabinet said.

Egypt sets additional incentives to encourage farmers to supply local wheat at LE 65/ardeb

Wed, 16 Mar 2022 - 02:14 GMT

As per the directives, price of wheat ardeb, which is equal to 150 kilograms, will be LE 865, 875, and 885 for wheat with purity percentage of 22.5, 23, and 23.5 respectively.

Cabinet: Thursday paid holiday on Police Day, 25 January revolution

Sat, 22 Jan 2022 - 06:10 GMT

The Egyptian Cabinet announced that Thursday, January 27, will be a paid day off for all the public sector on the occasion of January 25 Revolution anniversary and the Police Day.

Egyptian health ministry warns of fraudulent phone calls to trick people into revealing personal info

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 - 12:39 GMT

The Cabinet’s media information center commented on reports about fraudulent phone calls that collect people’s personal data with the claim of having them registered to take the coronavirus vaccine, saying it contacted the Health Ministry in light of the claims.

Egypt’s PM receives Lebanese counterpart at Cairo airport for 1-day visit

Thu, 09 Dec 2021 - 08:38 GMT

According to a statement by the Egyptian government, Madbouly will discuss with Mikati bilateral cooperation and the most prominent issues of mutual concern regionally and internationally.

Issuance of commemorative coin on the 45th anniversary of establishing Syndicate of Egyptian Writers Union

Tue, 30 Nov 2021 - 12:10 GMT

Egypt’s Cabinet approved a draft decision licensing the issuance of a commemorative silver coin.

4 million Egyptians eligible for 3rd coronavirus vaccine shot starting December: Cabinet

Wed, 24 Nov 2021 - 08:23 GMT

A total of 4.1 million Egyptian citizens are eligible for a third booster coronavirus vaccine shot six months or more after taking the second vaccine dose, Government Spokesman Nader Saad said on Wednesday.

Cabinet says Egypt not exposed to volcanic gases

Sat, 23 Oct 2021 - 07:09 GMT

The cabinet media center denied Saturday media reports claiming that Egypt is vulnerable to poisonous gases and emissions from La Palma volcano in the Canary Island off the coast of northwestern Africa.

Egypt's PM attends signing of 2 agreements on setting up 500MW wind farm in Suez

Thu, 14 Oct 2021 - 11:04 GMT

Prime Minister Moustafa Madbouli attended the signing ceremony of two agreements on establishing a 500MW wind farm in the Gulf of Suez area.

Egypt’s government announces Thursday 21 October official holiday to celebrate Mawlid Al-Nabi

Wed, 13 Oct 2021 - 03:35 GMT

Egypt’s Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly issued a decision announcing Thursday 21 October an official paid holiday in ministries, government departments, and bodies, on the occasion of Prophet Mohamed’s birthday.

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