Amr Mohamed Kandil

Egyptian Parliament approves law on establishment of National Security Council

Mon, 06 Jul 2020 - 04:14 GMT

The Egyptian Parliament on Monday gave a final approval to a draft law introduced by the Cabinet on the country’s National Security Council, assigning new tasks to the Armed Forces in the event of “imminent danger.”

Amb. to Egypt reviews US ‘clear’ stance on Libya, steps to resolve crisis

Mon, 06 Jul 2020 - 01:37 GMT

Asked about the US position on Libya, Cohen said the US urges concerned parties to re-engage in political talks to bring a solution to the Libyan crisis under the UN auspices.

Timeline: 2013 Revolution remodeling Egypt’s future

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 05:40 GMT

“The Armed Forces could not turn a deaf ear or a blind eye to the movement and the appeal of the masses of people,” Sisi said in the statement, adding that the Armed Forces “based on their national and historical responsibility consulted with some symbols

Egypt’s PM urges monitoring facilities opening amid coronavirus crisis

Thu, 25 Jun 2020 - 03:15 GMT

Egypt will resume international flights with some countries under a number of conditions and will receive foreign visitors in the governorates of Red Sea, South Sinai and Matrouh, known for housing some of Egypt’s most popular tourist attractions.

What to expect after Egypt asked Security Council to intervene over GERD

Thu, 25 Jun 2020 - 12:52 GMT

“The Egyptian eagerness to go to the Security Council is a step that its various aspects were assessed, whether it will succeed or not,” Abu Taleb says.

GERD: Egypt’s struggle to reach ‘fair’ deal crashing into Ethiopia’s ‘intransigence’

Wed, 24 Jun 2020 - 06:55 GMT

After a decade of discussing technical and legal issues of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, Egypt seemingly found it is time to take further steps, in a bid to bring Ethiopia back on negotiations track or at least stop it from filling the dam next mon

Egyptian House approves bill granting workers, farmers fair representation in Parl’t

Mon, 15 Jun 2020 - 11:15 GMT

Before this amendment, this appropriate representation was only granted in the first Parliament formation after the 2014 Constitution came into effect.

4 alleged as ‘forcibly disappeared’ found to have joined IS: Egyptian human rights council

Fri, 12 Jun 2020 - 11:09 GMT

The Egyptian state’s council concerned with monitoring human rights said it has investigated all complaints on alleged forced disappearance in the country, and found that most of the cases have been officially detained or have joined the Islamic State (IS

Egypt to shorten curfew, operate flights to coastal cities: Min.

Thu, 11 Jun 2020 - 11:12 GMT

The Egyptian state has set a plan to restore all activities in the country step by step, the state minister said.

Egypt’s National Women Council hails decision to cancel pretrial detention for minor

Wed, 10 Jun 2020 - 09:31 GMT

The Attorney General ordered replacing pretrial detention for a TikTok influencer who is accused of “inciting immorality” with house arrest in a center hosting and securing battered women.

Egypt's Sisi urges ensuring safety of medical staff amid coronavirus crisis

Wed, 10 Jun 2020 - 06:05 GMT

This comes while 58 Egyptian doctors have died so far with the deadly virus, according to officials.

6-year construction: housing projects executed under Egypt's El Sisi

Mon, 08 Jun 2020 - 12:49 GMT

And despite the coronavirus crisis and the partial shutdown the country, like many other countries, has witnessed, Sisi has been inspecting the construction sites in different parts of the country, to make sure workers are doing their best, while taking p

Egyptian top prosecutor refers doctor, father to criminal court for circumcising 3 girls

Fri, 05 Jun 2020 - 09:00 GMT

The father has deceived his children and brought the doctor under the pretext of inoculating them against coronavirus.

Sisi warns against attempts to question Egypt's coronavirus efforts

Thu, 28 May 2020 - 11:14 GMT

In a Facebook post, Sisi said that such attempts are taking place while the Egyptian government and people are exerting efforts to face the pandemic, continue implementing development plans, and preserving economic stability in light of these hard circums

Egypt’s PM, ministers, experts discuss economic situation in light of coronavirus crisis

Mon, 18 May 2020 - 11:55 GMT

This comes a day after Madbouli in a press conference announced a bundle of measures as part of the state’s plan to restore normal life amid the crisis, including the situation during next week, which includes Islamic Eid Al-Fitr holiday.

Egypt’s PM displays plan to ‘coexist’ with coronavirus, announces new measures

Sun, 17 May 2020 - 01:06 GMT

Madbouli said wearing face masks in public places will be mandatory and penalties will be imposed on violators.

Coronavirus: 35 medical personnel in Cairo hospital test positive

Sun, 10 May 2020 - 10:55 GMT

“The medical team, the real heroes, are still paying the price,” Ibrahim Al-Zayat, who also served as the head of the Dakahlia Medical Syndicate, said in a Facebook post.

Egypt welcomes Iraqi Cabinet formation, wishes new PM success

Thu, 07 May 2020 - 03:10 GMT

Egypt is willing to work on supporting the Iraqi government to achieve its goals and refreshing bilateral relations in the economic field.

Egypt’s Sisi urges continuous African coordination to face coronavirus

Wed, 29 Apr 2020 - 06:38 GMT

Sisi stressed the importance of the role of economic and regional unions in Africa in the face of the coronavirus pandemic, through allocating resources to implement relevant projects, within the framework of the private sector’s social responsibility.

Egypt shortens partial curfew during holy month of Ramadan

Thu, 23 Apr 2020 - 01:40 GMT

The commercial centers in Egypt are allowed to open over the whole week until 5:00 pm.