Egypt: Quran burnings in Sweden go beyond free speech

Fri, 21 Jul 2023 - 01:29 GMT

Egypt has strongly condemned Swedish authorities for allowing an extremist to burn and tear apart the Quran repeatedly in the capital, Stockholm.

Egypt’s FM heads for Sweden to participate in 6th Ministerial Meetings on Climate Action in Stockholm

Mon, 30 May 2022 - 10:03 GMT

During the meeting, Shoukry will review Egypt's vision of various aspects of international climate action and what should be focused on, Hafez said.

Malian Transport Minister: We look forward to receive EgyptAir flights in Bamako

Sat, 22 Feb 2020 - 04:23 GMT

The relations between Egypt and Mali started in 1960 after Mali’s independence.

In pics: World leaders call for urgent action plans on road safety in Stockholm

Wed, 19 Feb 2020 - 09:53 GMT

His Majesty the King of Sweden Carl XVI Gustaf inaugurated the conference and made introductory remarks on roads safety.

Arab meeting on int'l environment conventions kicks off in Cairo

Sun, 07 Apr 2019 - 10:33 GMT

The three-day meeting will discuss the Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes.

Houthis hinder peace plan in Yemen: UK, UAE

Wed, 13 Feb 2019 - 11:55 GMT

UK’s Foreign Minister Jeremy Hunt said on Wednesday “the window of opportunity to turn a ceasefire in Yemen into a plan for peace was shortening.”

2% shortage of renewable water to increase unemployment rate

Wed, 29 Aug 2018 - 07:07 GMT

The government is trying to fill the gap between water resources and consumption through working on several mitigation projects that aim at recycling and treating 25 percent of consumed water.

Musicians and fans pay tribute to DJ Avicii

Sat, 21 Apr 2018 - 10:00 GMT

Thousands of fans gathered in Stockholm Saturday to remember Swedish star Avicii, one of the world's most successful DJs who has died aged 28.

Sweden, North Korea talks end, may help pave way for Trump-Kim encounter

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 - 11:20 GMT

North Korean and Swedish foreign ministers ended three days of talks on Saturday on the security situation on the Korean peninsula.

Two persons injured in blast at Stockholm subway station

Sun, 07 Jan 2018 - 12:18 GMT

Two people were injured in an explosion that took place at a Stockholm subway station, Sky News reported.

Iran airs 'confessions' of researcher facing death for spying

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 - 09:53 GMT

Iranian state television broadcast what it described as the confessions of an Iranian academic with Swedish residency who it said had provided information to Israel to help it assassinate several senior nuclear.

Stockholm Film Festival 2017 to begin on November 8

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 - 02:23 GMT

Egypt Today takes a look at a small sample of the many diverse films showing at the festival.

Swedish police arrest dozens at Neo-Nazi rally

Sun, 01 Oct 2017 - 01:50 GMT

A rally of neo-Nazis in Sweden has ended in clashes with both anti-fascist counter-demonstrators and police.

Irrigation minister to take part in World Water Week in Stockholm

Mon, 28 Aug 2017 - 12:32 GMT

Irrigation Minister Mohamed Abdel Ati will lead Egypt's delegation to the World Water Week that will kick off in Stockholm on August 27

Swedish government drops two planned tax hikes, moves forward with airline tax

Sat, 26 Aug 2017 - 08:37 GMT

Sweden’s center-left coalition said on Saturday it would drop two of three planned tax hikes in its 2018 budget.

Danish inventor denies killing reporter, mutilating body

Fri, 25 Aug 2017 - 12:32 GMT

An eccentric Danish inventor who is being held over the grisly death of a Swedish reporter whose headless torso was found at sea has denied killing her and mutilating her body.

Volvo Cars plans technology-sharing venture with Geely

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 - 10:14 GMT

Sweden's Volvo Car Group said on Thursday it would set up a joint venture with its Chinese parent to share existing and future technology with other brands in the Geely family.

World Environment Day 2017: Connecting people to nature

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 - 06:28 GMT

World Environment Day is a chance to reconnect with nature and celebrate the places that matter most to you.