EU supports GERD talks, announces new water cooperation with Egypt

Thu, 22 Oct 2020 - 03:50 GMT

The EU and the Egyptian Ministry of Water Resources are discussing a new project titled “EU for Water”, where the EU contributed by a grant of €20 million.

CWW: EU grants for Egypt’s water sector reach €500 M

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 08:18 GMT

The ways of finding more solution to this vital sector were tackled during the second European Union (EU), Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) Egypt Water Governance and Business Forum on Monday in Cairo, on the sidelines of the third edition of the Cairo Water Week (CWW).

CWW: EU-UfM Egypt Water Governance and Business Forum kicks off

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 08:02 GMT

The one-day forum also aims at serving as an “technical follow up” to enhance cooperation with the Egyptian Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation.

EU and Italy take stock of experience gained through EU Joint Rural Development Programme

Sun, 04 Oct 2020 - 02:19 GMT

The European Union and Italian Cooperation work to strengthen rural development in Egypt through the European Union - Joint Rural Development Programme (EU-JRDP).

Cairo visit: EU’s foreign policy chief discuss Libyan crisis, Israeli-Palestinian conflict with Egyptian leaders

Fri, 04 Sep 2020 - 04:33 GMT

Borrell met with Egyptian leaders, including the president, to focus on issues of mutual concern, especially the Middle East peace process and the Libyan crisis.

Egyptian Defense min. hails strategic relations with European Union as he met EU foreign affairs rep.

Fri, 04 Sep 2020 - 12:04 GMT

Egyptian Defense Minister has expressed appreciation for the relations between Egypt and the European Union, saying that these relations are of strategic nature, as he met with Josep Borrell, the EU high representative for foreign affairs.

MSMEDA: EU, FDA delegaion inspect urban development projects

Thu, 27 Aug 2020 - 11:49 GMT

The delegation inspected a water storage tank project of Ard el Lewa district in Giza whose cost stood at about LE 24 million.

EU spokesman asserts Egypt's pivotal role in ME

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 - 02:53 GMT

sked about the Ethiopian intransigence concerning the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), the EU spokesman underscored the necessity of working out a practical and acceptable solution for the current dispute.

Trade min.: Strategic partnership with EU aims at exchanging expertise, supporting MSEs

Wed, 22 Jul 2020 - 03:07 GMT

The project aims to qualify Egyptian Engineering companies to export by technology transfer, innovation or product adaptation so that they can better compete in European markets.

EU calls on Turkey to stop violations of arms embargo on Libya

Sun, 19 Jul 2020 - 12:11 GMT

Borrell's statement came during a press conference held on Monday in Brussels after a meeting of foreign ministers from European Union member states.

EU ministers criticize Turkey over Hagia Sophia, drilling

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 01:09 GMT

The ministers were planning months ago to discuss taking a tougher stand on Ankara though no urgent measures were expected.

Egypt's Anani, EU representatives probe tourism resumption

Fri, 10 Jul 2020 - 02:43 GMT

The EU representatives, meanwhile, expounded the guidelines of inbound tourism to the EU countries, in line with travel guidance issued by the EU earlier in July.

EU, EIB, MSMEDA launch 2nd phase of Community Development Program in Egypt

Mon, 08 Jun 2020 - 02:25 GMT

MSMEDA signed Framework agreements with five Egyptian governorates to support the provision and enhancement of community facilities, including drinking water networks, sewage networks, paving side roads with interlocking paving, schools, health clinics, a

Egypt’s FM, EU’s Borrell discuss COVID-19 crisis, GERD file

Sat, 23 May 2020 - 01:45 GMT

Shoukry and Borrell tackled the bilateral relations between Egypt and the European Union.

Aboul Gheit receives message from EU official rejecting Israeli annexation plans

Thu, 21 May 2020 - 06:13 GMT

He noted that Israeli policies in this regard constitute a flagrant violation of the international law.

Erekat welcomes European countries' joint message to Israel against WB annexation

Fri, 01 May 2020 - 11:12 GMT

The Palestinian leadership proceeds with its international diplomatic contacts at all arenas and levels to prevent Israel from implementing its plan to annex Palestinian territories.

Al-Wefaq opposes EU operation to enforce UN arms embargo in Libya

Sat, 18 Apr 2020 - 03:12 GMT

IRINI, will have as its core task the implementation of the UN arms embargo through the use of aerial, satellite and maritime assets, according to the EU.

Investors caution cement, steel firms on EU climate lobbying

Fri, 10 Apr 2020 - 05:58 GMT

Manufacturers of cement and steel contacted by Reuters said such concerns were misplaced and they are fully committed to the EU's goal to decarbonize its economy by 2050.

Greece to restrict migrant camp movements in virus measure

Wed, 18 Mar 2020 - 05:29 GMT

Greece has said it is placing migrant camps across the country on a two-week shutdown to visitors to ward off the new coronavirus.

Saudi Arabia widens travel ban to Europe, others over coronavirus

Thu, 12 Mar 2020 - 09:09 GMT

Saudi Arabia has extended travel bans over corona fear to include EU and 12 other countries.