Northern Egypt

Winter countdown begins: Light rain possible in northern Egypt next week

Fri, 15 Dec 2023 - 03:04 GMT

As winter is only a week away, Egypt may experience some light rain in its northern coast next week, according to the Egyptian Meteorological Authority (EMA) expectations.

Planning a holiday to Alamein? Beware of high waves this weekend

Wed, 09 Aug 2023 - 10:08 GMT

If you are planning a holiday to Alamein or Alexandria this weekend, beware of strong winds and high waves.

Woman killed as cargo train derailed in northern Egypt

Thu, 23 Jun 2022 - 09:16 GMT

A woman was killed on Wednesday as a cargo train derailed in northern Egypt’s Beheira, according to a statement by the Egyptian National Railways (ENR).

Egypt embarks on mega agricultural reclamation project with underground water

Sun, 09 May 2021 - 03:01 GMT

Egypt’s Future agricultural reclamation project is another of the country’s mega projects to maximize production. Below is basic info about the project according to the Egyptian Center for Strategic Studies.

1,009 in northern Egypt isolated as COVID-19 cases detected

Thu, 30 Apr 2020 - 10:32 GMT

Authorities in Egypt’s northern governorate of Sharqia, one of the country’s most populous areas, put 1,009 people in house quarantine, after 83 people tested positive for the novel coronavirus, the governor told Egypt Today.