European Union

Egypt's GAFI holds investment promotion meetings in Belgium

Thu, 22 Feb 2024 - 02:55 GMT

That is in preparation for the investment conference Egypt will hold later this year.

European Union informs Egypt of additional financial and economic support

Sat, 03 Feb 2024 - 05:09 GMT

The European Union (EU) has announced the allocation of additional economic and financial support to Egypt as both sides have agreed to elevate their relations to the level of a strategic partnership.

EU accounts for 27% of Egypt’s total trade: Commissioner Varhelyi

Wed, 24 Jan 2024 - 05:25 GMT

The meeting, co-chaired by High Representative Josep Borrell and Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry, focused on the success of the Economic and Investment Plan, which aims to mobilize €9 billion in investments for critical areas such as food, water, and energy

Egypt aims for Czech investments in green hydrogen projects at SCzone

Wed, 24 Jan 2024 - 03:33 GMT

Egyptian Ambassador to Czech Republic Mahmoud Afifi met this week with the country's Special Envoy for Energy Security Vaclav Bartuska.

Egyptian FM discusses with EU commissioners Middle East conflicts, illegal migration

Mon, 22 Jan 2024 - 04:12 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry held a series of meetings with a number of EU commissioners in Brussels.

Egypt eyes cooperation in specific sectors with Bulgaria, Luxembourg: FM

Mon, 22 Jan 2024 - 02:27 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs met Monday with his Bulgarian and Luxembourger counterparts in Brussels.

Egyptian FM stresses importance of boosting economic cooperation with EU

Mon, 22 Jan 2024 - 01:18 GMT

A business breakfast was hosted and attended by the Egyptian and European foreign ministers in Brussels.

Egyptian, Spanish FMs hold detailed talks on humanitarian conditions in Gaza Strip

Mon, 22 Jan 2024 - 07:56 GMT

Minister Shokry commended the role of Spain in backing the Palestinian Cause historically at the European Union (EU).

Egypt aims to increase number of expats in EU, U.S. by 1M

Tue, 09 Jan 2024 - 03:38 GMT

The endeavor capitalizes on the shortage in workers amounting to 100 million in the European Union and the United States.

Spain donates medical equipment to Egyptian hospitals treating Palestinian injured

Sun, 03 Dec 2023 - 01:34 GMT

The shipment was prepared in coordination with the European Civil Protection Mechanism.

Egyptian FM meets with France's president to discuss its potential role in ending Gaza crisis

Thu, 23 Nov 2023 - 10:22 GMT

The minister noted that France had dealt positively with the draft resolution on facilitating the entry of humanitarian aid.

EIB’s new regional HQ in Cairo to “open new opportunities to advance development efforts”

Wed, 22 Nov 2023 - 04:41 GMT

The new HQ will enhance the bank’s cooperation with Egypt and Middle Eastern and North African (MENA) partners, as well as open “new opportunities to advance development efforts in the coming years,” according to an official statement

Egyptian FM, Josep Borell discuss unifying messages directed at Israel on Gaza

Mon, 06 Nov 2023 - 08:42 GMT

They also conferred over the necessity of unifying international messages directed at the Israeli side.

Chairwoman of Egypt's Al Dostour Party meets with EU ambassador to demand halting atrocities in Gaza

Mon, 30 Oct 2023 - 05:17 GMT

President of Egypt's Al Dostour Party meets with EU ambassador to demand halting atrocities in Gaza

MOIC intends to provide security water projects worth $4.7B

Mon, 30 Oct 2023 - 04:49 GMT

During her participation, Al-Mashat emphasized Egypt's dedication to strengthening international partnerships with both multilateral and bilateral development partners in the water sector

FM urges Palestinians, Israelis to prioritize de-escalation to stop civilian bloodshed

Wed, 11 Oct 2023 - 10:40 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry urged Palestinians and Israelis to give precedence to de-escalating the explosive situation in Gaza to prevent further bloodshed among innocent civilians from both sides.

Egyptian FM discusses developmental cooperation, investment with EU commissioner

Wed, 04 Oct 2023 - 06:58 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Wednesday a phone call from EU Commissioner for Enlargement and Neighborhood Policy Oliver Varhelyi to build upon the EU-Egypt Partnership 2017-2022.

European Union Representative Joins Economic Discussions in National Dialogue

Tue, 05 Sep 2023 - 01:36 GMT

These sessions were primarily focused on understanding the reasons behind the price hike and exploring strategies to alleviate its burden on citizens.

Egypt aims for Czech role in bolstering cooperation with EU

Sun, 13 Aug 2023 - 12:47 GMT

Egyptian Ambassador to Prague Mahmoud Afifi met earlier this week with Deputy Czech Minister of Foreign Affairs European Affairs Jan Marian.

Egypt's NCW chair displays figures on FGM, women in top positions in meeting with EU parliamentarian

Tue, 11 Jul 2023 - 03:05 GMT

Chairperson of the National Council for Women (NCW) Maya Morsi displayed Monday in a meeting with Chair of the Committee on Foreign Affairs at the European Parliament David McAllister.