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UK approves use of Moderna's coronavirus vaccine, orders 10m more doses

Fri, 08 Jan 2021 - 04:06 GMT

The US-based company's vaccine was shown to have 94% efficacy against COVID-19 in final trials.

1st batch of Cairo, Cambridge universities' joint innovation master's program graduates Dec. 2020

Wed, 23 Dec 2020 - 12:08 GMT

The program is dubbed Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management, and was launched in 2018.

UK pledges £1M to support Egypt against Covid-19

Mon, 14 Dec 2020 - 12:09 GMT

The United Kingdom pledged, Monday to offer £1million to back Egypt's battle against Covid-19 pandemic through the World Health Organization (WHO).

Egypt, UK sign association agreement to secure free trade before Brexit completes

Sat, 05 Dec 2020 - 11:32 GMT

Egypt and the United Kingdom on Saturday have signed an association agreement to establish partnership and secure free trade between the two countries, a statement by the Egyptian Foreign Ministry read.

Erdogan: statesman who went rogue while pushing for Turkey's expansive plans

Thu, 25 Jun 2020 - 06:07 GMT

The incumbent Turkish president is no longer desired locally or internationally.

Egypt signs deal to receive Japan's Avigan, expects to get Oxford University Vaccine

Tue, 16 Jun 2020 - 11:39 GMT

After trial on 50 Egyptian COVID-19 patients since April, Egypt is set to receive more doses of Avigan that accelerates recovery.

Trump, Xi speak after US, China trade barbs on coronavirus

Fri, 27 Mar 2020 - 11:50 GMT

In a tweet, the US president described his first interaction with his Chinese counterpart since the outbreak began three months ago as "very good".

Arms embargo violations persist in Libya

Sat, 01 Feb 2020 - 12:46 GMT

The arms embargo violations persist in Libya amid the denouncement of the international community.

EU presidents sign UK withdrawal deal ahead of Brexit day

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 - 12:09 GMT

It paves the way for ratification by the European Parliament next week to ensure a smooth UK departure from the EU under the terms of the withdrawal agreement.

Sczone to close deals in UK-Africa Investment Summit 2020

Mon, 20 Jan 2020 - 01:42 GMT

SCzone delegation will present investment opportunities in a meeting with British Chambers of Commerce.

Sisi highlights Africa’s challenges, needs in UK summit

Mon, 20 Jan 2020 - 11:02 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi, who currently chairs the African Union (AU), and UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson inaugurated on Monday the UK-Africa Investment Summit 2020 in London.

Berlin conference on Libya kicks off

Sun, 19 Jan 2020 - 11:59 GMT

Berlin conference on Libya Kicked off Sunday with the aim of concluding a truce between warring parties.

President Sisi to attend UK-Africa Investment Summit 2020

Sat, 18 Jan 2020 - 03:34 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi will take part in the UK-Africa Investment Summit 2020 to be held on Monday.

Libyan Speaker arrives in Cairo to attend Arab Parliament meeting

Tue, 14 Jan 2020 - 03:54 GMT

Speaker of the Libyan House of Representatives Aguila Saleh arrived in Cairo on Tuesday evening to participate in the Arab Parliament meeting taking place on Wednesday.

London Fashion Week opens its doors with public catwalk shows

Sun, 15 Sep 2019 - 07:38 GMT

South African accountant Shaista Hamdulay never imagined she would one day mingle with fashionistas at London Fashion Week.

British HMS DUNCAN arrives in Gulf

Sun, 28 Jul 2019 - 03:54 GMT

Freedom of navigation is crucial for the global trading system and world economy, the government said in a press statement on Sunday, adding that it has committed to doing all it can to defend it.

After flights suspension: British Airways clarifies, UK ambassador apologizes

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 - 03:51 GMT

Many developments occurred including an apology by the UK ambassador and applause for the security measures at Cairo Airport by a British Airways official.

Al Jubeir: No talks with Qatar unless it changed its behavior

Thu, 20 Jun 2019 - 04:10 GMT

He said the "The security of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states was not affected by the boycott with Qatar", urging Qatar to stop its acts in the region and media incitement campaigns.

Micro-Mesh to produce air filters for gas turbines in Egypt

Wed, 29 May 2019 - 01:52 GMT

The products having the Eurofilter logo will be targeted at Egyptian and North African markets.

For 2nd time, Pope Tawadros arrives in United Kingdom

Wed, 22 May 2019 - 10:57 GMT

Tawadros II arrived in Manchester to begin his second pastoral visit to the city which he visited in 2017.