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In pics: 2nd Senate elections day at home kicks off Wednesday

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 - 08:27 GMT

The second day of Senate Elections kicked off at home on Wednesday.

Voting ends on withdrawing confidence from Tunisian Parliament Speaker Ghannouchi

Thu, 30 Jul 2020 - 12:30 GMT

The Tunisian Parliament concluded a voting session on Thursday to withdraw confidence from Tunisian Parliament Speaker Rachid Ghannouchi.

Foreign Ministry calls on Egyptians abroad to register their data to participate in Senate elections

Wed, 22 Jul 2020 - 04:28 GMT

Ministry of Foreign Affairs called on Egyptians abroad to register their data via the official website of the National Elections Authority as of Saturday, July 25 and until Friday, July 31.

Libyan Parl't supports Egyptian intervention to stop Turkish aggression in Libya: Aref Al Nayed

Wed, 22 Jul 2020 - 01:51 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry has also asserted that the Egyptian side is working on reaching a ceasefire in Libya.

INFOGRAPH: National Election Authority issues 11 regulations, mechanisms for Senate candidates

Wed, 22 Jul 2020 - 12:37 GMT

Gatherings, meetings and electoral conferences are banned due to COVID-19.

Egyptian parties support political leadership's decisions to send armed forces outside state borders

Wed, 22 Jul 2020 - 09:56 GMT

The Egyptian Parliament unanimously approved the decision to send elements of the Egyptian armed forces on combat missions outside the borders.

Bahrain supports Egyptian Parliament's stance on Libya

Tue, 21 Jul 2020 - 01:25 GMT

Ajman expressed appreciation for the role that Egypt plays in the Arab world, based on the joint Arab defense agreement of the Arab League.

Libyan Parliament hails Egypt’s ‘courageous stance’ to thwart Turkish colonial ambitions

Tue, 21 Jul 2020 - 11:22 GMT

The Libyan House of Representatives hailed the decision made Monday by the Egyptian Parliament to approve sending troops to Libya, describing it as a “courageous stance.”

Azhar backs Egyptian leadership in protecting national security

Tue, 21 Jul 2020 - 10:30 GMT

In a statement on Monday, Azhar underlined the importance of being aware of the dangers and challenges besetting Egypt in the current stage.

Egypt's parliament calls for setting strategy to address bullying

Mon, 20 Jul 2020 - 03:42 GMT

They called for adopting an expanded strategy, where efforts of the various ministries and civil society organizations are concerted to raise awareness of the culture of respecting others.

House okays bills amending stamp, income tax laws

Mon, 20 Jul 2020 - 03:31 GMT

Also, the parliament endorsed a bill amending some provisions of income tax law no. 91/2005.

NEA: 912 candidacy applications for Senate filed

Sun, 19 Jul 2020 - 10:40 GMT

Ibrahim said 912 candidates have submitted their papers for the coming elections.

11 parties form national alliance to run in senate elections

Wed, 15 Jul 2020 - 05:58 GMT

As the country prepares for holding its senate elections in less than a month, a national alliance including 11 parties was formed to run in the race.

Candidacy application for Egypt's Senate begins July 11 until July 18

Sat, 11 Jul 2020 - 12:14 GMT

Twenty-seven primary courts across Egypt started receiving Saturday the applications of potential candidates running for Senate.

Heads of Egypt's press, media organisations sworn in before parliament

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 - 01:17 GMT

Laws regulating the performance of the press media organisations stipulate that new heads will be sworn in before parliament before they can exercise their duties.

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 should be aware of foreigners plots in Libya, Libyan Speaker

Mon, 22 Jun 2020 - 12:41 GMT

The Libyan Speaker, Aguila Saleh, said in a statement that he on behalf of the Libyan people appreciates the speech given by the President Abdel Fatah al Sisi.

House approves TFSCB grant to upgrade statistical work

Sun, 21 Jun 2020 - 12:13 GMT

The TFSCB will support efforts by Egypt’s Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) to outline a national strategy to achieve that.

Egypt's Parliament approves amendments to laws of political rights

Thu, 18 Jun 2020 - 02:47 GMT

About two-thirds of the members of Parliament approved the amendment, in exchange for the rejection of six members.

Egypt has 'war government', faced COVID-19 successfully: House Speaker

Tue, 16 Jun 2020 - 05:00 GMT

Egypt’s parliament speaker Ali Abdel Aal described Egypt’s government as a “war government”

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