Diplomatic Ties

Egypt’s FM heads to Turkey amid expectation of appointing ambassadors in both countries

Thu, 13 Apr 2023 - 11:03 GMT

"It is time to take concrete steps. During Shoukry's visit, we can take steps to appoint ambassadors,” Çavuşoğlu was quoted as saying in an interview with A Haber T.V. on April 10.

Qatar, Bahrain to resume diplomatic ties

Thu, 13 Apr 2023 - 10:19 GMT

The two sides confirmed that this decision stems from the mutual desire to develop bilateral relations and enhance GCC integration and unity in accordance with the objectives of the GCC Statute, and respect for the principles of equality between states, national sovereignty and independence, territorial integrity, and good neighborliness, according to Bahrain News Agency (BNA).

Shoukry likely to visit Turkey this week for appointing ambassadors:

Mon, 10 Apr 2023 - 08:06 GMT

In an interview with A Haber T.V., Çavuşoğlu said that Shoukry will visit Turkey soon, perhaps this week, adding that the details of the visit will be announced next Wednesday, adding that there are developments regarding the return of the ambassadors of the two countries to their work.

Sisi mourns victims of Japan's deadly floods

Tue, 10 Jul 2018 - 11:05 GMT

In a telephone call with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi mourned Monday the death of dozens of people during Japan’s floods.

Iran, Qatar, Turkey to hold meeting in coming period

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 02:20 GMT

The economic ministers of Iran, Qatar and Turkey are scheduled to hold a meeting to discuss trilateral cooperation and trade.

Bahrain accuses Qatar of seizing 15 boats with 20 fishermen

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 - 03:40 GMT

Bahrain accused Qatar of seizing 15 boats from the kingdom with 20 fishermen on board, in the latest spat between the neighbors within a diplomatic dispute.

EgyptAir to facilitate return of Egyptians from Qatar

Mon, 19 Jun 2017 - 09:28 GMT

EgytAir office in Doha said that it will facilitate the return of Egyptians who wish to return to their country, according to Sky News Monday.

Greece officially represents Egypt in Qatar

Sat, 17 Jun 2017 - 10:53 GMT

Greek authorities has officially undertaken the representation of Egypt in Qatar after several countries severed diplomatic ties with Doha.

Qatari NHRC head questioned over statements in Geneva

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 - 07:16 GMT

The head of Qatar’s National Committee for Human Rights said that his country is suffering from the severance of diplomatic ties between Qatar and the Arab Gulf states.

S&P downgrades Qatar long-term credit rating

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 - 07:38 GMT

Global credit rating agency Standard and Poor lowered Wednesday Qatar's long-term rating from 'AA' to 'AA-.

Timeline: Why Arab states cut ties with Qatar

Mon, 05 Jun 2017 - 02:12 GMT

Egypt Today tracks the development of the Qatar crisis which has culminated with cutting diplomatic ties with Arab and Gulf states.

EgyptAir operates last 2 flights to Doha Monday: Sources

Mon, 05 Jun 2017 - 01:16 GMT

Following the escalated stance taken by Egypt and a number of Gulf countries against Qatar, EgyptAir will start implementing travel ban to Doha as of Tuesday.