Mauritania pins great hopes on COP27 in Egypt: Mauritanian FM

Tue, 27 Sep 2022 - 07:05 GMT

Mauritania has focused on renewable energies, as the percentage of clean energy has reached 40% of the total energy we use, and efforts are continuing to raise this percentage to achieve the set goals.

Egypt's FM urges strengthening collective action to face climate change

Thu, 15 Sep 2022 - 04:43 GMT

Shoukry reviewed Egypt's preparations for hosting the COP27 in the Red Sea resort city of Sharm El Sheikh in November and its vision for the key issues to be raised in the upcoming climate summit, notably adapting to climate change and mitigating its repercussions, as well as working to rally climate finance.

FM Spox. says 'Egypt affirms firm belief in goals, principles of UN Convention'

Sun, 24 Oct 2021 - 08:05 GMT

Egypt has affirmed its firm belief in the goals and objectives of the UN Convention on the occasion of the United Nations Day.

Assistant Egypt's FM reviews cultural rights as part of human rights strategy

Tue, 14 Sep 2021 - 01:00 GMT

Abdel Ati's statements came as addressed the Creative Forum held in Ljubljana, Slovenia

Egypt’s FM Shokry says Cairo intensifies efforts to reach cease fire in Palestine

Mon, 17 May 2021 - 04:06 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry said Monday that Egypt has intensified its efforts and communications to reach a cease fire in Palestine and protect civilians from violence acts and aggressions.

Egypt's FM meets S. Africa president, delivers Sisi message on GRED

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 - 03:16 GMT

The message also focused on Egypt’s stance regarding the Ethiopian dam, said Foreign Ministry spokesman Ahmed Hafez Tuesday.

Egypt, Azerbaijan FMs talk ways of tourism boosting

Sat, 26 Oct 2019 - 11:42 GMT

The meeting was held on the sidelines of the 18th Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM), the statement said.

FM: Water scarcity becomes a threat to many parts of the world

Sat, 26 Oct 2019 - 11:30 GMT

Shoukry called for respecting International law, pursuing good governance of rivers in a way that preserves the interests of the Nile basin countries.

FM urges supporting Africa's peace, security through 'Silencing the Guns' initiative

Thu, 04 Jul 2019 - 04:48 GMT

Shoukry urged boosting coordination and cooperation between the AU and the eight African economic blocs with a view to develop regional and continental integration.

1st phase of E-visa project finalized, covering 46 countries: FM

Tue, 11 Jun 2019 - 05:18 GMT

The Foreign Ministry's consular section has completed the first phase of a project aiming to introduce an electronic visa application system in several countries.

FM leaves for Rome to co-chair UNRWA conf.

Wed, 14 Mar 2018 - 09:04 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry left here on Wednesday evening heading for Rome to co-chair a conference in support of the UNRWA

FM visits Air Academy; delivers lecture

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 - 11:30 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry visited on Wednesday the Air Academy, where he was welcomed by the college's director, Mag. Gen. Hisham Tawila.

Egypt follows up investigations of citizen killed in South Africa, FM spox

Sat, 04 Nov 2017 - 06:38 GMT

The body of Mohamed Ahmed Nawar was found buried in a shallow grave at Lessen National Reserve.

UN Security Council adopts new law to question IS on its crimes

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 09:15 GMT

The United Nations Security Council has adopted a new international resolution regarding investigating the Islamic State (IS) group .

Egypt hopes to lift UK ban on flights to Sharm el-Sheikh: FM

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 - 10:15 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry stated that Egypt is looking forward to lifting the UK ban on flights to the Red sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh.

Abbas receives phone call from Saudi FM

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 - 05:47 GMT

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas received a phone call from Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al Jubeir on Thursday.

Algerian FM arrives in Cairo to attend AL emergency meeting

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 02:47 GMT

Algerian Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdelkader Messahel arrived here Wednesday to take part in the Arab League's emergency meeting scheduled for Thursday .

Egypt's FM meets Libyan army commander in France

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 01:11 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry met with Commander of the Libyan army Marshal Khalifa Haftar on Wednesday in Paris.

19 tons of exported fish via Egyptian cargo turns rancid

Wed, 10 May 2017 - 08:13 GMT

An Egyptian cargo carrying 19 tons of fish was returned to port Safaga after the Saudi authorities deemed it to be stale and refused to receive it.