Egyptian President

Wrap-up: Sisi back home after visit to UAE to extend condolences over president’s death

Sat, 14 May 2022 - 09:45 GMT

Sheikh Khalifa died on Friday after long illness and the UAE Federal Supreme Council Saturday unanimously elected Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed as the UAE president.

Egypt announces three days of mourning after UAE president’s death

Fri, 13 May 2022 - 02:33 GMT

Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed died on Friday at the age of 73 after a long journey of illness. Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi mourned the death of Sheikh Khalifa.

Sisi, Brazilian Federal Accounts Court’s VP discuss maximizing cooperation between supreme audit institutions

Wed, 11 May 2022 - 05:23 GMT

This comes especially within the framework of the International Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions (INTOSAI), which represents the international voice of the supreme audit bodies, President Spokesman Bassam Radi said in a statement.

Egypt’s president reassured about King Salman's health in phone call

Mon, 09 May 2022 - 09:08 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi contacted Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud via phone to inquire about his health condition.

Sisi: Treacherous attacks to not undermine Egyptian army’s determination to uproot terrorism

Sat, 07 May 2022 - 07:06 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi affirmed on Saturday that treacherous terrorist attacks will not undermine the determination of people and the army to uproot terrorism.

Egypt’s Interior Ministry presents gifts to orphans, disabled children, citizens on Eid Al-Fitr

Wed, 04 May 2022 - 11:15 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Interior presented gifts and clothes to orphans, children with disabilities, and children of female prisoners in correctional and rehabilitation centers on the occasion of Eid Al-Fitr, which ends on Wednesday.

Azhar Imam: Quran to not be harmed by 'tampering of lowly people, extreme political parties'

Wed, 27 Apr 2022 - 12:49 GMT

Al-Azhar Grand Imam Ahmed Tayyeb said the sanctity of Quran would not harmed by the “tampering of the lowly people and their ilk, who belong to extreme political parties in countries that need to adopt the morals of the Quran.”

Enlightened religious discourse vital in facing destructive extremist thought: Egypt’s President

Wed, 27 Apr 2022 - 12:34 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi affirmed on Wednesday that enlightened religious discourse is a most important element in facing destructive extremist thought.

Egypt’s president greets Pope Tawadros, Copts on Easter

Sat, 23 Apr 2022 - 09:53 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi sent a cable of congratulations to Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of Saint Mark Diocese and Copts on Easter Sunday.

Egypt’s president directs establishment of Cairo axis to connect National Museum of Egyptian Civilization area to Mukattam

Sat, 23 Apr 2022 - 07:03 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi directed officials to establish Al-Hadara Axis to connect Mukattam Plateau to the area of the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (NMEC) and Ain Al-Seera, the Presidency said in a statement.

In photos: President inspects development work on Cairo-Suez Road extension

Fri, 22 Apr 2022 - 05:33 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi inspected on Friday development work on the extension of Cairo-Suez Road, including bridges constructed to link the road with many of the main transverse axes.

Improvement in Egypt’s economic situation to not be felt unless population growth is controlled: Sisi

Fri, 22 Apr 2022 - 09:35 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi reaffirmed that people in Egypt will not be able to feel the improvement in the local economic situation unless population growth is controlled.

Toshka agricultural project revived amid Egypt’s hope to achieve self-sufficiency in wheat

Thu, 21 Apr 2022 - 01:00 GMT

Given its expected economic returns and significance in achieving food security for Egyptian people, the Toshka project in Upper Egypt’s Aswan was revived by President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi in 2014 to become a giant development project after two decades of futility.

Egypt seeks to increase strategic wheat reserve capacity to 5 million tons: Supply min. tells Sisi

Thu, 21 Apr 2022 - 10:14 GMT

Egypt's Supply Minister Ali Moselhi said Egypt seeks to increase strategic wheat reserves capacity to five million tons as he spoke during a ceremony held in the presence pf President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi to start the harvest season in Upper Egypt’s Toshka project.

President Sisi witnesses start of wheat harvest season in Upper Egypt’s Toshka

Thu, 21 Apr 2022 - 09:49 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi made an inspection tour in Toshka agricultural lands in the South Valley of Upper Egypt’s Aswan early on Thursday to witnesses the start of the wheat harvest season.

Russian consul-general in Egypt’s Hurghada hails Sisi’s efforts to achieve sustainable development

Sat, 16 Apr 2022 - 10:09 GMT

Russian Consul-General in Hurghada Viktor Voropayev hailed Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi’s efforts to achieve sustainable development as he met with Qena Governor Ashraf Al-Daoudi on Saturday.

Vietnam keen to enhance joint work with Egypt, attract Egyptian investments: President Phuc

Thu, 14 Apr 2022 - 11:40 GMT

President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam Nguyen Xuan Phuc has affirmed his country’s keenness to enhance joint work with Egypt based on the existing mechanisms, on top of which the joint governmental committee.

Some of the injured in Aswan tourist bus crash recover, leave hospital: Official

Thu, 14 Apr 2022 - 10:28 GMT

Some of the people injured in a bus crash on the Aswan-Abu Simbel highway have fully recovered and left hospital, Samia Samy, head of the central administration for tourist companies at the Ministry of Tourism has said.

Egypt’s president urges continuing coordination with Sudan to improve river transport

Thu, 14 Apr 2022 - 10:00 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi urged relevant authorities to continue coordination with Sudanese authorities in an effort to improve river transportation between the two countries, Presidential Spokesman Bassam Radi said.

Sisi follows up on Armed Forces Engineering Authority’s projects across Egypt

Mon, 11 Apr 2022 - 04:09 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi followed up on Monday on the work flow of the projects carried out by the Armed Forces’ Engineering Authority nationwide, Presidential Spokesman Bassam Radi said.