Mediterranean

Egypt produces 2.2M tons of fish in 2020 achieving self-sufficiency by 80%

Sun, 28 Feb 2021 - 09:59 GMT

Meselhy detailed the three pillars of fish production development assumed by the authority.

Egyptian Pres. discusses with Centcom commander developments in Horn of Africa, East Mediterranean

Mon, 22 Feb 2021 - 04:02 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received Monday Commander of the U.S. Central Command Kenneth McKenzie Jr. in Cairo.

Ain Sokhna Port is being upgraded at LE20 billion over 2 years

Tue, 02 Feb 2021 - 01:18 GMT

It should be turned into a regional logistics center.

Bodies of 7 Egyptians killed in illegal migration attempt found off Mediterranean coasts

Sun, 20 Dec 2020 - 09:58 GMT

The bodies were detected off the coast of Saloum city western the country.

Egypt's president welcomes UAE to join East Mediterranean Gas Organization as observer

Wed, 16 Dec 2020 - 01:31 GMT

President Sisi stated that the UAE will be an added value to the organization helping it achieve strategic interests and reinforcing cooperation among its members.

3 Egyptian warships cross Turkey's Bosphorus to take part in drills with Russia in Black Sea

Sun, 15 Nov 2020 - 01:17 GMT

That is the first time the Bridge of Friendship joint naval exercise is taking place in the Black Sea as it used to be held in the Mediterranean.

East Mediterranean Gas Organization: A Partnership To Stand

Sat, 14 Nov 2020 - 04:04 GMT

The seven member states of the East Mediterranean Gas Forum officially turned the alliance into a regional organization headquartered in Cairo.

Terrorism, gas constitute main themes of Egyptian, Greek chiefs of state meeting

Wed, 11 Nov 2020 - 01:19 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi and Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis held a joint press conference Wednesday after a meeting in Athens.

Egyptian, Greek presidents give each other highest medals of honor in respective countries

Wed, 11 Nov 2020 - 11:04 GMT

The Egyptian president is on a visit to Athens.

Egypt supports Greece against provocative attempts in Mediterranean: Pres. Sisi

Wed, 11 Nov 2020 - 09:58 GMT

The president had begun his visit with laying wreath on the Unknown Soldier Tomb before holding a meeting with Greek counterpart.

Egyptian, French naval forces carry out drills in Mediterranean

Tue, 03 Nov 2020 - 12:49 GMT

The Egyptian and French naval forces carried out drills by frigates Taba and Jean Bart in the Mediterranean this week.

Egyptian president, Greek PM discuss regional crises, counterterrorism

Wed, 21 Oct 2020 - 03:28 GMT

Prior to the Tripartite Cooperation Mechanism Summit held in Nicosia on Wednesday, President Sisi held a meeting with Greek Prime Minister.

8th tripartite summit held among Egyptian, Cypriot, Greek heads of state

Wed, 21 Oct 2020 - 02:44 GMT

The Tripartite Cooperation Mechanism Summit was held on Wednesday in Nicosia.

Egypt's president arrives in Cyprus, holds meeting with counterpart

Wed, 21 Oct 2020 - 09:01 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi arrived in the Cypriot capital, Nicosia, on Wednesday to attend the 8th Tripartite Summit.

Egypt becomes active player in oil, NATGAS in region: French Amb.

Thu, 24 Sep 2020 - 02:20 GMT

He stressed that Egypt has great ambitions to become a regional energy hub.

East Mediterranean Gas Forum officially turns into regional organization headquartered in Cairo

Tue, 22 Sep 2020 - 10:42 GMT

The seven member states signed the charter on September 22, 2020.

Greek parliament approves maritime demarcation agreement with Egypt

Thu, 27 Aug 2020 - 07:41 GMT

In the plenary session held on the previous day, the Hellenic Parliament approved another one signed with Italy on June 9.

Libyan Speaker, U.S. Ambassador congrue on ceasefire, disarmament of Sirte, Al Jufrah

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 - 03:43 GMT

There was congruence among Saleh and Norland to maintain the ceasefire that began in June.

U.S. sanctions Malta-based company affiliated to Libya's interim government

Sun, 09 Aug 2020 - 01:42 GMT

OFAC sanctioned on August 6 a "criminal network threatening the stability and security of Libya."

Egypt objects against Turkey’s seismic survey in Mediterranean

Sat, 01 Aug 2020 - 09:25 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued a statement Saturday on which it voiced its objection against Turkey’s announcement of conducting a seismic survey in the Mediterranean sea from July 21st to August 2nd.

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