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Japanese adore Egypt’s civilization, wish for tourism return after COVID: Japan’s Amb.

Mon, 03 May 2021 - 03:01 GMT

The Japanese Ambassador to Egypt Noki Masaki expressed his admiration for the Egyptian antiquities across governorates.

Japan to give grant aid to Africa, Latin America for vaccine supply

Wed, 28 Apr 2021 - 11:58 GMT

The decision follows one made in March to provide 25 countries in Asia and the Pacific Islands region with 4.5 billion yen

Asian shares near 1-1/2 week highs, Bitcoin recoups losses

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 - 01:50 GMT

Asian shares hovered near 1-1/2 week highs on Monday helped by expectations monetary policy will remain accommodative the world over, while COVID-19 vaccine rollouts help ease fears of another dangerous wave of coronavirus infections.

Egypt's Planning Minister, JICA‘s Director-General for Europe and Middle East mull cooperation

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 - 03:03 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Planning and Economic Development Hala El-Said received Saturday Matsunaga Hideki, Director General of the Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA) for Europe and the Middle East region.

Suez Canal achieves revenues worth $2B in 1st quarter of 2021 in spite of stranding incident

Thu, 08 Apr 2021 - 12:15 GMT

Rabie said that the negotiations with the Japanese company are underway.

Agriculture minister announces arrival of 1st shipment of Egyptian oranges to Japanese markets

Tue, 06 Apr 2021 - 01:58 GMT

All checking measures of the Egyptian oranges at the Japanese ports were successfully carried out and all of them met all Japanese and international standards, pointing out that the Japanese officials hailed the monitoring exporting system of the the Egyptian quarantine.

Ongoing cooperation portfolio between Egypt, JICA hits $ 2.7B

Tue, 06 Apr 2021 - 01:53 GMT

The portfolio includes $287 million for investment in human capital through the Egyptian-Japanese partnership for education development, $1.12 billion for electricity, $552 million for transportation, and $450 million for tourism and antiquities, $240 million for the financing of development policies, and $57 million for irrigation.

JICA's Regional Director praises Egypt's success in transferring royal mummies

Tue, 06 Apr 2021 - 01:36 GMT

This came during his meeting with Minister of International Cooperation Rania A. Al-Mashat on his first official visit to Egypt.

6th meeting of steering committee of Egypt-Japan Education Partnership “EJEP” takes place

Tue, 06 Apr 2021 - 01:04 GMT

The meeting was attended by Tarek Shawki, the Minister of Education and Technical Education who also moderated the discussions, Khaled Abdel Ghaffar, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research and Nevine El-Kabbag, Minister of Social Solidarity and the Secretary General of the Committee Hany Helal the former Minister of Higher Education.

Egypt-Japan University provides 150 scholarships for postgraduate studies in Africa

Sat, 03 Apr 2021 - 03:55 GMT

First Vice President of the Egypt Japan University of Science and Technology Masaki Suzuki said that the university is providing 150 scholarships for postgraduate studies in Africa.

Japanese factory complex to be established in Suez Canal economy with cost of $10M

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 04:02 GMT

Al-Arabi clarified in a statement that the factories will be devoted to the production of Japanese sterilization supplies and cosmetics in Egypt, according to Japanese specifications, and about 1,500 job opportunities will be created.

Pics: SCA dredges 17K cubic meters of sands around Ever Given’s bow

Fri, 26 Mar 2021 - 04:02 GMT

Work of the pulling the ship to reflaot it will resume by tugs "Baraka 1" and "Izzat Adel," following the end of dredging work, SCA chief said, noting that the average of the total amount of sand that is being dredged is between 15,000 and 20,000 cubic meters.

Egypt discusses exporting grapes, pomegranates with Japan

Wed, 03 Mar 2021 - 12:14 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation El Sayyed el Quseir discussed with the Japanese ambassador in Cairo, Masaki NOKE, , the prospects for agricultural cooperation between the two countries.

Japan to begin allowing foreign athletes' entry next month: Nikkei

Sat, 27 Feb 2021 - 10:30 GMT

Athletes participating in this year’s Olympic Games in Tokyo can begin entering Japan after it lifts its emergency declaration order next month.

Olympics: Fans, but no cheering, for delayed Olympic torch relay

Thu, 25 Feb 2021 - 10:09 GMT

Parts of Japan are currently under a virus state of emergency due to lift by March 7, with some areas possibly exiting the measure earlier.

Japanese Amb: Egypt is pivotal country, its stability ‘indispensable’ for region’s safety

Wed, 24 Feb 2021 - 03:52 GMT

The Japanese Ambassador in Cairo said that Egypt is a pivotal and important country in the Middle East and North Africa, politically, geographically and strategically, and its stability is indispensable for achieving peace and prosperity in the region.

Trade exchange between Egypt, Japan hits $ 1.3B during 2020

Thu, 18 Feb 2021 - 04:43 GMT

Al-Arabi noted that this progress came despite the negative economic impacts of the Corona pandemic on the performance of the global economy during the past year.

Ongoing Japanese grant portfolio to Egypt reaches $ 54.5M

Mon, 15 Feb 2021 - 03:32 GMT

Al-Mashat clarified that these grants are directed to sectors of health and education.

Defending champions target a quarter-final spot against Japan

Sat, 23 Jan 2021 - 12:19 GMT

Denmark can secure a quarter-final spot on Saturday when they face the fifth-placed, Japan.

Qatar beat Japan 31-29 in Egypt 2021

Mon, 18 Jan 2021 - 06:35 GMT

The first Qatari handball team beat their Japanese counterpart, 31-29, in the second round of Group C of the 27th World Championship, which was held in Egypt from 13 to 31 January.

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