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Egypt objects Ethiopia's 'unilateral act' of filling Renaissance Dam reservoir

Mon, 03 Aug 2020 - 03:39 GMT

In July, Ethiopia held around 4 billion cubic meters in the reservoir.

Egypt’s FM, European counterparts discuss Libyan crisis

Fri, 24 Jul 2020 - 10:04 GMT

Shoukry affirmed Egypt’s desire to bring stability and security in Libya through working earnestly towards a ceasefire and the achievement of a Libyan-Libyan political solution via negotiation.

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: We work to alleviate tensions between Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia around GERD

Mon, 20 Jul 2020 - 01:11 GMT

The European Union (EU) said it is working on alleviating the tension between Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia regarding GERD.

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.

Shoukry says Egypt contacts Libyan parties to bring views closer

Sun, 28 Jun 2020 - 08:36 GMT

The minister confirmed that the statements made by the European and Arab countries regarding the Libyan crisis confirm the international interest in the Cairo Declaration.

GERD: Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia hold talks, agree to meet June 10

Wed, 10 Jun 2020 - 02:08 GMT

The virtual meeting was attended by international observers from the United States, the European Union (EU) and South Africa, the current chair of the African Union (AU), a statement by the Egyptian Irrigation Ministry said.

Amb. reiterates EU will send Egypt €89 billion to curb coronavirus

Fri, 08 May 2020 - 02:45 GMT

This comes while the northeastern Africa country is involved in a fierce battle against the novel coronavirus, as it has so far confirmed 7,981 cases and 482 deaths, according to an official toll on Thursday.

EU, UAE condemn terrorist attack against army in Egypt's North Sinai

Fri, 01 May 2020 - 01:04 GMT

The United Arab Emirates on Friday denounced a terrorist attack on North Sinai's Bi'r al-Abd city, which caused the death or the injury of eight army soldiers and two officers, according to the military spokesman.

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.

Health minister appointed member at African fund to confront Covid-19: Official

Sat, 18 Apr 2020 - 02:38 GMT

In a press statement, Zayed said South African mobile company MTN will collect a one-dollar donation from all its clients in favor of the Africa fund.

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.

EU to send up to €89m to Egypt to face COVID-19 emergencies: official

Fri, 03 Apr 2020 - 04:14 GMT

“We will redirect up to €89m of funds foreseen for Egypt to face emergencies due to pandemic and to support the immediate needs of the public health system,” added Varhelyi.

Into Egypt's automotive market

Thu, 12 Mar 2020 - 08:00 GMT

A closer look to what happens at the Egyptian car market.

Egypt seeks more cooperation with EU countries

Fri, 07 Feb 2020 - 01:04 GMT

The meeting aims at seeking more cooperation with EU to benefits from the Egyptian deals with a number of Arab and African countries.

MSMEDA, EU sign €27M grant deal on irregular migration

Sun, 02 Feb 2020 - 03:19 GMT

The agreement will be effective across 11 governorates that most suffer from illegal immigration, including Beheira, Sharqiya, Minya and Luxor.

MSME signs €30M agreement with KfW Bankengruppe, EU

Wed, 15 Jan 2020 - 03:09 GMT

MSME clarified that this agreement is to finance small and medium enterprises.

EU: Recent developments in Iran, Iraq, whole region are 'extremely worrying'

Wed, 08 Jan 2020 - 01:32 GMT

The European Union (EU) has urged all sides to de-escalate tensions in the Middle East, CNN reported on Wednesday.

Queen admits 'bumpy' year in Xmas message

Tue, 24 Dec 2019 - 10:27 GMT

Queen Elizabeth II will describe 2019 as "quite bumpy" in her traditional Christmas Day message.

101k tons of potato seeds arrive in Egyptian seaports

Sun, 22 Dec 2019 - 11:03 GMT

The ministry clarified that the total amount of potato seeds expected to arrive for this season is 183,000 tons.