Egyptian president briefed on New Imams Training Programme

Wed, 29 Mar 2023 - 03:35 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi met Wednesday with Minister of Endowments Mohamed Mokhtar Gomaa.

46 new mosques to be inaugurated in Egypt on Dec.2

Sun, 27 Nov 2022 - 11:22 GMT

The Ministry of Endowments announced in a press release Sunday that it would inaugurate Friday 46 new mosques.

Selection process of 'Intellect Imam' training program begins

Mon, 02 Aug 2021 - 02:13 GMT

Candidates will sit for tests and interviews within the selection process as indicated by Minister Mohamed Mokhtar Gomaa in press statements Monday.

Egypt's Awqaf minister slams building places of worship on state-owned land

Sun, 30 Aug 2020 - 01:48 GMT

Awqaf Minister Mohamed Mokhtar Gomaa has spoken against building of places of worship on illegally-seized lands.

What to know about aspired Endowments Fund in Egypt

Sun, 14 Jun 2020 - 03:14 GMT

The Cabinet submitted to the House of Representatives a draft bill on the establishment of the Endowments Fund.

Ministry spox relieved of duties over false statement about COVID-19 protective measure

Mon, 20 Apr 2020 - 03:34 GMT

The statement was made on Sunday, and retracted by the Ministry of Endowments on the same day.

Endowments Ministry launches global initiative to combat terrorism

Sun, 18 Nov 2018 - 09:39 GMT

Court of Cassation upheld death penalties against 20 defendants and life sentences against 80 defendants over charges of breaking into Kerdasa Prison.

Parliament to discuss endowments draft law

Mon, 22 Oct 2018 - 09:07 GMT

The draft law was submitted by the government to regulate the powers of the Egyptian Endowments Authority.

Sisi orders Endowments Min. to seek revenue from its lands

Tue, 26 Dec 2017 - 03:47 GMT

President Sisi stressed the value of public lands and the need to having them protected for their significant contribution in boosting the national economy.

Those killed in defense of churches are martyrs: Awqaf Min.

Thu, 21 Dec 2017 - 09:49 GMT

The protection of churches is “a legitimate and national duty”, and those who died in defense of the church are martyrs, Minister Mokhtar Gomaa stated.

State-sponsored training camp for scholars starts on Saturday

Sat, 02 Dec 2017 - 02:05 GMT

On Saturday, Minister of Endowments Mohamed Mokhtar inaugurates the first training camp for scholars and preachers in Hurgada.

Ministry of Endowments prepares a plan for Ramadan

Fri, 19 May 2017 - 08:45 GMT

Ministry of Religious Endowments pulls out its stops to ensure the correct performance of religious ceremonies during the holy month of Ramadan.