Egypt's PM calls for reaching binding agreement to GERD issue

Tue, 25 Jan 2022 - 12:51 GMT

Egypt always gives priority to achieving development in Nile basin countries, so it offered assistance to sisterly countries to provide stability for their peoples.

Irrigation min.: Egypt faces many water challenges topped by GERD, overpopulation

Sun, 05 Dec 2021 - 03:30 GMT

The minister's remarks were made at a lecture he delivered to a number of Hungarian diplomats from the Hungarian Diplomatic Academy as he addressed the issue of Egypt water status and the projects carried out by the Egyptian state in order to cope up with the impact of climate changes.

Egypt envoy to UN lauds move to refer Renaissance Dam file to Security Council

Mon, 12 Jul 2021 - 11:13 GMT

Egypt was able to promote its just case till it reached the highest international gathering - the Security Council that is, the diplomat noted.

Egypt's FM heads for New York for preparations for UNSC meeting on Ethiopia dam

Sun, 04 Jul 2021 - 10:14 GMT

The UNSC meeting comes at a request from Egypt and Sudan.

African "Nile for Peace" Initiative calls for postponing 2nd filling of GERD

Mon, 14 Jun 2021 - 10:45 GMT

The foundation's call came on Sunday at press conference held by Maat in the presence of a number of African NGOs and a host of water, peace and security experts in Africa.

Sudan PM calls for binding legal agreement on filling, operation of Renaissance Dam

Sun, 13 Jun 2021 - 02:04 GMT

Hamdouk has stressed the need to reach a binding legal agreement about the filling and operation of Ethiopia's Renaissance Dam.

As part of his current African tour, Egypt's FM arrives in Niger

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 - 03:22 GMT

Shoukry was received upon arrival in Niamey by Niger's Foreign Minister Hassoumi Massaoudou, spokesman for the Foreign Ministry Ahmed Hafez tweeted

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.

US says Washington will continue supporting efforts to resolve disputes over Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam

Tue, 16 Mar 2021 - 11:18 GMT

Washington encourages the resumption of dialogue between Sudan, Egypt and Ethiopia regarding the dam.

Sudanese PM: Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam threatens safety of 20M Sudanese

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 11:42 GMT

In a statement, the Sudanese Prime Minister expressed his rejection of Ethiopia's de-facto policy.

Egypt's Embassy in Washington organizes webinar over Ethiopian dam

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 - 10:03 GMT

The embassy highlighted Egypt's efforts to reach a fair agreement on GERD, Spokesman for the Foreign Ministry Ahmed Hafez tweeted.

Ethiopian Ministry of Irrigation affirms its commitment to success of GERD negotiations

Wed, 05 Aug 2020 - 09:05 GMT

The Ethiopian Ministry of Irrigation has confirmed its commitment to the success of the Renaissance Dam negotiations for the benefit of all parties.

Egypt facilitated GERD negotiations, UN Security Council to take its time to negotiate: Shoukry

Wed, 01 Jul 2020 - 06:28 GMT

There are great Egyptian attempts to facilitate benefiting from this huge project to achieve development.

Contemplations on Washington meetings of GRED: cooperation versus antagonist

Mon, 15 Jun 2020 - 12:41 GMT

Ethiopia attended all meetings, except the last one, with full participation in the discussions and conclusions.

Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia to hold virtual meeting Tuesday

Tue, 09 Jun 2020 - 09:58 GMT

In a statement on Monday, the Sudanese ministry said the meeting will build on previous negotiations on the Ethiopia dam.

Sudan informs UN Security Council its approval on resuming GRED talks

Tue, 02 Jun 2020 - 02:20 GMT

A spokesman for the Sudanese government stressed that Sudan is keen on its interests and those of Egypt and Ethiopia regarding the Renaissance Dam.

African Union commission welcomes GERD developments

Sat, 23 May 2020 - 12:56 GMT

Chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission Moussa Faki has welcomed the recent developments related to the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

OPINION: The Gordian Knot of the Nile

Mon, 11 May 2020 - 10:11 GMT

For Egypt, reaching an agreement on the GERD is not only a matter of legal obligation; it is an imperative of survival.

Shoukry hands over message to Tanzanian president on GERD file

Thu, 19 Mar 2020 - 01:15 GMT

A message from President Abdel Fattah El Sisi to President John Joseph Pombe Magufuli of Tanzania.

Irrigation min. in Washington for Ethiopia dam talks

Wed, 26 Feb 2020 - 10:02 GMT

The agreement is expected to be inked before the end of February.