President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi

Sisi calls Egyptians to abide by state’s measures to confront COVID-19

Tue, 24 Mar 2020 - 01:31 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi urged Egyptians to abide by the rules announced by the government, Tuesday which includes imposing a night time curfew starts 7 pm, and lasts until 6 am in the next morning.

FM Shoukry hands his French counterpart message from Sisi on GERD

Fri, 13 Mar 2020 - 06:36 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry handed his French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian, Friday, a message from President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to French President Emmanuel Macron regarding the latest developments of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GE

Bahraini king voices solidarity with Egypt in preserving water rights

Wed, 11 Mar 2020 - 07:09 GMT

Bahrain’s King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa on Wednesday affirmed his country’s solidarity with Egypt to ensure its legitimate Nile water rights, as Egypt and Ethiopia have been in a diplomatic conflict, especially recently, over the filling and operation of

Siemens CEO calls Sisi 'Extraordinary leader' for Egypt, Africa

Fri, 29 Nov 2019 - 11:57 GMT

"It's always a pleasure to meet the president. He is an extraordinary leader for Egypt and, I believe, the African world," he stated. "He is surely the toughest negotiator if it comes … to the benefit of his people."

Sisi expresses pleasure as he meets Hungarian president

Fri, 29 Nov 2019 - 08:22 GMT

Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Thursday expressed his delight at welcoming Hungarian President Janos Ader, during his official visit to Egypt.

Sisi says tried to persuade Mansour to run for president

Thu, 07 Nov 2019 - 12:31 GMT

I asked President Adli Mansour to run [for president] so that I remain in my place as I am [as defense minister] … and that I would make everything possible for Egypt and for you, but he said that ‘it was not possible, and that it’s okay and enough.

Egyptians in continuous struggle against terrorism: Sisi

Thu, 07 Nov 2019 - 11:57 GMT

The president affirmed that extremism, terrorism, and physical and moral destruction would not be able to prevent people from moving towards a better future.

Human rights not limited to political aspects: Sisi

Wed, 06 Nov 2019 - 06:07 GMT

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi affirmed Egypt's support to human rights from a comprehensive perspective that includes economic, social, health, and educational rights, the Presidency said in a statement on Wednesday.

ITU Chief Hails Egypt's Role in Organizing Radiocommunication Conference

Mon, 28 Oct 2019 - 01:22 GMT

Secretary General of the International Telecommunication Union Houlin Zhao expressed his thanks to the Egyptian president for his offer to host the agency's World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC-19).

Sisi Says Radiocommunication Conference reflects human civilization growth

Mon, 28 Oct 2019 - 11:36 GMT

Sisi also praised the theatrical performance presented during the session, saying that it highlights the progress of humanity during the different times.

Putin says he is ready to play role in resolving Ethiopian dam dispute

Thu, 24 Oct 2019 - 12:29 GMT

Russian President Vladimir Putin said that he is ready to play a role in resolving the dam dispute between Egypt and Ethiopia.

Ethiopian PM says 'warning' remarks on GERD quoted out of context: Presidency

Thu, 24 Oct 2019 - 12:08 GMT

Ahmed’s remarks came in a meeting with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, on the sidelines of the Russia-Africa Forum in Sochi, Russia held from October 23-24.

Ethiopia’s PM says meeting with Sisi Thursday ‘positive’: RT

Thu, 24 Oct 2019 - 10:18 GMT

Despite growing tensions between Egypt and Ethiopia over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), Ahmed said the atmosphere of that meeting with President Sisi was positive, according to RT.

Sisi attends dinner hosted by Putin on Russia-Africa Forum sidelines

Thu, 24 Oct 2019 - 07:56 GMT

The dinner was held in honor of the African presidents participating in the forum, which is the first of its kind.

Sisi, AU Commission chief talk enhancing joint African work

Wed, 23 Oct 2019 - 06:26 GMT

Sisi arrived in Sochi on Tuesday to attend the forum, where he met with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Egypt, Kuwait sign investment deals to fund Sinai projects

Mon, 21 Oct 2019 - 03:24 GMT

The deals were signed by Egypt's Minister of Investment and International Cooperation Sahar Nasr and Kuwait's Deputy Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled.

Kuwaiti PM meets Sisi, lauds Egypt's pivotal role in region

Mon, 21 Oct 2019 - 01:38 GMT

Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak hailed Egypt's pivotal role in the region as a main pillar for security and stability of the Arab world.

Egyptian-Kuwaiti investments highlighted ahead of PM's visit to Cairo

Sun, 20 Oct 2019 - 09:46 GMT

Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak, will be accompanied, during his visit to Egypt, with a large delegation comprising a number of ministers, representatives of Kuwait Chamber of Commerce and Industry, and businessmen.

Sisi calls ex-Defense Minister Hussein Tantawi 'great' man

Sun, 13 Oct 2019 - 09:44 GMT

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Sunday paid tribute to former Defense Minister Mohamed Hussein Tantawi, as one of the commanders of October War against Israel in 1973.

Sisi says army targeted by 'systematic defamation'

Sun, 13 Oct 2019 - 09:24 GMT

Sisi denounced the attempts to misrepresent the army, distort its image, undermine its value and question its capacities.