The new amendments stipulated that whoever conducts female gentile mutilation by removing part of the female’s genitals or modifying, mutilating, or inflicting injuries to those organs shall be punished with imprisonment for a period of no less than five years.
The Parliament approved Wednesday a loan agreement between the Egyptian government, and the Kuwaiti Monetary Fund, for the desalination of sea water project that will took place in the cities of Rafah and Bir al-Abd, in North Sinai.
A delegation of young learners abroad visited the Egyptian parliament’s museum and library, as part of the government’s plan to raise awareness about the Egyptian parliamentary life in the modern era.
Libyan Prime Minister Abdulhamid al-Dabaiba and the ministers at his government took oath of office Monday.
That was during a meeting between the committee and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry as indicated in a statement by the former.
The European Union welcomed a vote by Libya's parliament to approve a unity government.
The Libyan House of Representatives, currently based in Tobruk, agreed to hold a plenary session in Sirte in order to carry out a vote of confidence in the new interim government.
Minister of International Cooperation Rania Al-Mashat said that the the grants that were approved are in the sectors of health, stimulating trade, investment, the environment, women's empowerment and transportation.
The agreement allocates 3 million and 5 thousand Euros as assistance, according to the agreement signed in 21st of October 2020.
Ambassador Hong Jin-Wook paid a visit to Abdel-Wahab Abdel-Razeq on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021, discussing ways to promote and deepen bilateral parliamentary cooperation between the two countries, according to a press release from the South Korean embassy in Cairo.
Maait added that the strong political will and courage with the support of the great Egyptian people contributed to achieving this growth with economic reforms.
Shoukry showed up Tuesday at the parliament to read out a statement about the implementation of a 2018-2020 government program as requested by the House.
Egypt is keen on peacefully solving conflicts in the region, and always rejects conspiracies and interference in domestic affairs of countries, Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said Tuesday during a hearing at the parliament.
Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and Civil Aviation Minister Mohamed Manar will read out their statements in parliament later today.
The House of Representatives demanded direct subsidies for farmers to transform from flood to drip irrigation while the minister of water resources was listing his work on Monday.
On January 11, 2021, the General Assembly of the Helwan-based company took a decision to liquidate the company due to losses and huge debts.
In the Thursday session, the House announces the lists of special parliamentary committees.
At the beginning, Shobashy greeted the soul of late Chairman of National Elections Authority Lashin Ibrahim for running a successful electoral process.
In statements on Friday, Fawzy said the inaugural session shall be chaired by Farida el Shobashi, the oldest MP in the new parliament, before electing a new speaker at the end of the session.
Three women, two former football players, a former justice minister and a former Mufti are some of the 10 people President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi appointed at the House of Representative.