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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.

Egypt’s NEA to announce final results of runoff vote in 2nd phase of House of Representatives election on Monday

Sun, 13 Dec 2020 - 09:24 GMT

On December 7and 8, 2020, the runoff voting in the second phase of House of Representatives polls kicked off with 202 candidates vying to fill 101 seats at a total of 9,468 polling stations in 13 governorates.

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.

Court receives 68 appeals on results of parliamentary election

Mon, 16 Nov 2020 - 10:14 GMT

The National List coalition won by landslide in the first and third constituencies with a voter turnout of 29.5 percent in the first phase of the House of Representatives election.

Egypt’s Sisi Congratulates President-Elect Joe Biden on US Election Win

Sun, 08 Nov 2020 - 08:26 GMT

The President affirmed the aspiration for cooperation and joint action to strengthen the strategic bilateral relations between Egypt and the United States, in the interest of the two friendly countries and peoples.

Egypt’s House Election: Electoral Silence of 2nd phase begins Sunday

Sat, 31 Oct 2020 - 01:45 GMT

The second phase includes 13 governorates: Cairo, Qalyubia, Menoufia, Dakahlia, Gharbia, Kafr El Sheikh, Sharkia, Damietta, Port Said, Ismailia, Suez, North Sinai, and South Sinai.

Egyptian expats to vote in 2nd stage of parl't election on Nov. 2-3: Emigration minister

Fri, 30 Oct 2020 - 11:06 GMT

Minister of Emigration and Egyptian Expatriates Affairs Nabila Makram said on Friday that Egyptian expatriates will vote in the second stage of the first round of the parliament's election on November 2-3.

No Covid-19 cases detected at polling stations during parliamentary election

Sun, 25 Oct 2020 - 05:08 GMT

No cases of Covid-19 have been detected at polling stations, and the anti-coronavirus measures are still being rigorously followed in the electoral process, spokesperson of the Local Development Ministry said Sunday.

Egyptian women flock to polling station in House of Representatives election

Sun, 25 Oct 2020 - 03:35 GMT

Women have flocked to polling station during the House of Representatives election, the National Council for Women (NCW) said in a Saturday statement.

Egypt's PM urges Egyptians to vote in parliamentary elections

Sat, 24 Oct 2020 - 08:47 GMT

He added during casting his ballot in Sheikh Zayed city that Egypt enjoys democracy that guarantees voting in full freedom.

63 million voters eligible to cast ballots in 2020 parliament election: NEA

Sun, 11 Oct 2020 - 03:50 GMT

During the Senate election held in August 2020, the number of the eligible voters reached 62,940,165 voters.

Immigration Ministry advises Egyptians abroad on running for approaching House of Representatives election

Wed, 07 Oct 2020 - 09:42 GMT

Eight parliamentary seats are reserved for Egyptians abroad, and the Immigration Ministry is campaigning to advise Egyptian communities about candidacy and voting, Minister Nabila Makram has said.

Senate run-off election continues in 14 governorates

Wed, 09 Sep 2020 - 12:04 GMT

The vote count will start immediately after the ballot closure tonight.

Egyptian expats in New Zealand start voting in Senate election

Sat, 08 Aug 2020 - 09:58 GMT

The Egyptian embassy in New Zealand was the first to open for the voters, given an 11 hour time difference with Cairo.

Egyptian expats to vote in Senate election via mail: NEA

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 - 03:29 GMT

The voters are not allowed to go to the embassies in the countries where they live to cast their ballots.

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 form coalition list, choose individuals to run in Senate elections

Mon, 20 Jul 2020 - 12:47 GMT

Political parties are disclosing the number of candidates they have chosen to run on lists and individually.

Egypt's Election Authority: 682 candidacy applications for Senate lodged in 6 days

Thu, 16 Jul 2020 - 07:16 GMT

The deadline for filing candidacy papers is July 18.

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.

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