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Egyptian national company for Iron and Steel to be liquidated

Sat, 16 Jan 2021 - 03:52 GMT

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.

MP Ahmed el Manna named as Egypt’s House Secretary-General

Thu, 14 Jan 2021 - 11:14 GMT

In the Thursday session, the House announces the lists of special parliamentary committees.

4 candidates run for Egypt's newly-elected House of Representatives Speaker, secret ballot begins

Tue, 12 Jan 2021 - 02:51 GMT

At the beginning, Shobashy greeted the soul of late Chairman of National Elections Authority Lashin Ibrahim for running a successful electoral process.

Parliament's inaugural session to be chaired by oldest MP Farida el Shobashi: official

Fri, 08 Jan 2021 - 04:01 GMT

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.

Football players, journalists, former ministers, among members of House of Representatives appointed by Sisi

Wed, 06 Jan 2021 - 01:37 GMT

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.

Parliament ready for opening session under precautionary measures against coronavirus

Tue, 29 Dec 2020 - 10:32 GMT

The precautionary measures will be adopted as well during the parliamentary sessions, he added in statements to parliamentary reporters.

New Members of Parliament start receiving their House IDs

Tue, 22 Dec 2020 - 10:47 GMT

The General Secretariat of the House of Representatives Tuesday received 100 MPs of the Cairo, South and Central Delta List.

Arab Customs Cooperation Agreement ‘step towards Arab Free Trade Zone’: Foreign Ministry

Mon, 14 Dec 2020 - 02:23 GMT

The Arab Customs Cooperation Agreement was approved by the Economic and Social Council of the League of Arab States in Cairo on September 3, 2015.

Parliament committee agree on several int'l agreements with Egypt

Sun, 13 Dec 2020 - 12:30 GMT

Among these agreements, the committee okayed a presidential decree on a grant agreement between Egypt and the US for an inclusive economic governance.

House of Representatives election does not require cabinet resignation: Parliament Speaker

Mon, 07 Dec 2020 - 02:59 GMT

Parliament Speaker Ali Abdel al-Aaal stated that House of Representatives election does not require resignation of Cabinet.

Parl't to debate presidential Sisi's decree on US aid grant Sunday

Thu, 03 Dec 2020 - 11:50 GMT

The aid agreement, signed in Cairo on September 30, 2019, is aimed at achieving comprehensive economic governance in the country.

Cairo invites Libyan parliamentarians to meet in Egypt’s House of Representatives

Thu, 19 Nov 2020 - 11:21 GMT

The invitation includes all MPs of the Libyan Parliament to meet in Cairo under the dome of the Egyptian Parliament on Tuesday.

Egypt's FM, Arab Parliament Speaker discuss cooperation, regional affairs

Tue, 17 Nov 2020 - 01:19 GMT

The minister told al-Assoumy that the upcoming period will witness more cooperation between the Egyptian and the Arab parliaments.

President Sisi meets with Speaker of the Hellenic Parliament

Thu, 12 Nov 2020 - 01:15 GMT

The president also offered his condolences over the victims of the earthquake that hit the Aegean Sea last month, Radi added.

Egypt’s hospitals on alert during 2nd phase of 2020 House Vote: Health Ministry

Sat, 07 Nov 2020 - 12:01 GMT

The Ministry announced in a statement on Saturday that a total of 1413 ambulances were deployed outsides the polling stations in 13 governorates.

2nd phase of Egypt's House vote goes smoothly: NEA President

Sat, 07 Nov 2020 - 11:27 GMT

He called upon the voters to adhere to the precautionary measures to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus,

President Sisi votes in 2nd phase of Egypt’s 2020 House election

Sat, 07 Nov 2020 - 10:11 GMT

Egyptians have flocked to polls since 9:00 am (Cairo time) to vote in the second phase of the House of Representatives election on Saturday.

Opposition leaders display plans for running in Egypt’s House of Representatives elections

Mon, 12 Oct 2020 - 05:02 GMT

Leaders of opposition parties spoke to Extra News Sunday on their reasons for putting forward candidates on the National List for Egypt.

4,006 individual candidates, 8 lists to run in Egypt’s parliamentary elections

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 - 10:15 GMT

A total of 4,006 individual candidates and eight parties’ lists were accepted to run in the parliamentary elections, which is set to kick off on October 21.

Egypt’s courts receive nominations for parliament election

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 - 01:10 GMT

The Egyptian National Election Authority (NEA) has determined 29 courts tasked to receive the candidates’ applications on individual seats and electoral lists.

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