Arab Countries

Arab countries lose $140B during 2020 due to coronavirus: Egypt's Planning Ministry

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 01:17 GMT

​The Ministry stated in a recent report that the whole world is in an unprecedented state of challenges in light of the outbreak of the Corona pandemic, whose severity and economic, social and environmental repercussions have exceeded all previous crises.

Egypt: No final outcomes resulted from mediation efforts in Arab-Qatar reconciliation file

Thu, 17 Dec 2020 - 12:16 GMT

“If Qatar responded to those demands with a sincere desire and strong political will, there will be something else," said Egyptian Presidential Spokesperson.

Algeria confirms first coronavirus death - state radio

Thu, 12 Mar 2020 - 09:03 GMT

Algeria has registered its first coronavirus death, state radio reported on Thursday.

President Sisi receives Arab education ministers

Tue, 24 Dec 2019 - 10:18 GMT

Sisi on Tuesday received a delegation of the Arab ministers of education and scientific research.

Saudi Arabia sentences five people to death in Khashoggi murder case

Mon, 23 Dec 2019 - 10:50 GMT

Three other people have been sentenced to a total of 24 years in jail.

Palestinian Foreign Ministry condemns National Cancer Institute terrorist attack in Cairo

Tue, 06 Aug 2019 - 01:36 GMT

The Palestinian Foreign Ministry condemned Sunday's terrorist attack outside the National Cancer Institute (NCI) in Cairo, which left dozens of people dead and injured.

Israeli occupation forces arrest 25 Palestinians from West Bank

Tue, 06 Aug 2019 - 11:37 GMT

Israeli forces arrested overnight as many as 25 Palestinians from various parts of the West Bank, according to security sources on Tuesday.

Mauritanian TV highlights Egypt's role in helping Mauritanian cadres

Tue, 06 Aug 2019 - 10:20 GMT

The Mauritanian TV highlighted Egypt's key role in helping Mauritanian youth cadres over the past 55 years.

Israeli forces target Palestinian fishermen in northern GS, storm eastern Rafah

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 - 09:29 GMT

Israeli occupation forces targeted boats of Palestinian fishermen in the Gaza Strip's sea.

Oman to open embassy in Palestinian territories' West Bank: foreign ministry

Wed, 26 Jun 2019 - 10:33 GMT

Oman said on Wednesday it is planning to open a new diplomatic mission in the Israeli-occupied West Bank.

Arab regional meeting on intellectual property at AL Tuesday

Mon, 24 Jun 2019 - 01:23 GMT

The proceedings of the regional meeting on intellectual property will be held at the Arab League (AL) headquarters in Cairo on Tuesday.

Saudi CP: We don’t want war but won’t hesitate to deal with threats

Sun, 16 Jun 2019 - 10:47 GMT

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman asserted that the Kingdom does not want war but will not hesitate to deal with any threat.

Yemeni FM resigns: Al Arabiya TV

Mon, 10 Jun 2019 - 10:36 GMT

Yemeni Foreign Minister Khaled al Yamani on Monday submitted his resignation, Al Arabiya TV reported.

‘Lord of the Rings’ visible in Egypt’s sky during Ramadan

Sat, 18 May 2019 - 01:39 GMT

Saturn, aka the Lord of the Rings, will be visible as a shining spot in the sky by unaided eye, while gazers can see its rings via telescopes, the statement added.

Mashat heads for Dubai to partake in Arabian Travel Market

Sun, 28 Apr 2019 - 09:34 GMT

Mashat headed for Dubai on Saturday on top of a tourist delegation to take part in the Arabian Travel Market, set to be held on Sunday till Wednesday.

Russia maintains contact with all parties to Libyan conflict, UN

Mon, 08 Apr 2019 - 09:56 GMT

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov said Monday that Moscow is in contact with all parties to the conflict in Libya and with the United Nations.

Egypt, Saudi Arabia sign MoU in field of social security

Tue, 02 Apr 2019 - 11:32 GMT

Egypt and Saudi Arabia have signed a memorandum of understanding to exchange expertise, legislation and studies meant to improve services offered to pensioners.

Two Palestinians wounded by Israeli fire as rally commemorates Land Day

Sat, 30 Mar 2019 - 11:08 GMT

Two Palestinians were injured Saturday by Israeli fire east of Gaza City as a rally started to mark the 43rd anniversary of the Land Day.

Misuse of social media threatens Egypt's security

Mon, 11 Mar 2019 - 12:12 GMT

Social media became dangerous, as some instigators use it to disseminate misleading information and spread lies and rumors.

Abdel Aal: Palestinian cause to remain no 1 cause for Arabs

Sun, 03 Mar 2019 - 11:07 GMT

Aal stressed that the Palestinian issue will remain the most important Arab cause and East Jerusalem will remain the capital of the Palestinian territories.