Egypt Today staff

PM Madbouly directs allocating LE 400M per month for Informal Settlements Development Fund

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 03:42 GMT

Egypt’s Prime Minster Mostafa Madbouly directed, Wednesday allocating LE 400 million per month for the Informal Settlements Development Fund (ISDF).

Uzbekistan embassy holds forum to enhance joint cooperation with Egypt

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 03:02 GMT

Embassy of Uzbekistan in Cairo organized a forum on enhancing joint cooperation with Egypt, announced Ambassador of Uzbekistan in Cairo Arif Othmanov.

Egypt’s Min. of Culture continues implementing activities of “Ahl Misr” program

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 02:28 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem said that the Ministry of Culture, represented by the General Authority for Cultural Palaces continues to implement the “Ahl Misr” [People of Egypt] program aimed at achieving cultural justice.

"Man & the Smart Machine” webinar at Bibliotheca Alexandrina on Sept. 30

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 02:26 GMT

Professor Sherif Dalawer, thinker, expert in economic development and former advisor to the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) will deliver this symposium, on September 30 at 6:00 pm.

Numerous cultural, artistic activities to be held on Sept. 23

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 02:23 GMT

A number of cultural and artistic activities will be held on September 23, including concerts and seminars at the Supreme Council of Culture, and performances at the Egyptian Opera House.

In pics: Cellphone removed from Egyptian man’s stomach 7 months after swallowing it

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 02:02 GMT

A man has undergone a surgery in his stomach to remove a mobile phone he swallowed seven months ago in a challenge with his friends.

3 young men arrested over bullying, assaulting handicapped elderly

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 01:59 GMT

The assault was captured on video that went viral on social media and raised criticism against the three persons’ attitude.

Environment min. urges for int’l financing mechanism to stop use of plastic bags

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 01:47 GMT

Environment Minister Yasmine Fouad called the international community on Wednesday to secure a balanced and fair financing mechanism to stop the use of single-used plastic

Egypt’s Wust El Balad to perform at Cairo Opera House on September 25

Tue, 22 Sep 2020 - 08:26 GMT

Egypt’s Wust El Balad to perform at Cairo Opera House on September 25.

Egypt implements 164 service and development projects at LE4.8 billion in North Sinai

Tue, 22 Sep 2020 - 08:19 GMT

the prime minister reviewed several requests presented by the governor to push towards completing projects that serve the people of North Sinai.

Egypt’s ‘Zenzana 7’ tops Egyptian box office

Tue, 22 Sep 2020 - 03:24 GMT

Egypt’s ‘Zenzana 7’ tops Egyptian box office.

Ghina Masri troupe to perform in Al-Hanager Theater on Sept. 23

Tue, 22 Sep 2020 - 02:34 GMT

The concert will be held while adhering to all the precautionary measures set by the state to battle the COVID-19 pandemic.

Egypt witnesses decline in COVID-19 infections tally by 8.75% this week

Tue, 22 Sep 2020 - 12:14 GMT

Egypt has witnessed a decrease in the tally of Coronavirus infections this week by 8.75 percent compared to the week before, said Minister of Health Hala Zayed.

Egyptian expatriates will vote in parliamentary elections via mail: Minister

Tue, 22 Sep 2020 - 11:53 GMT

In press statements, she explained that the measure is aimed at guaranteeing the highest degree of safety for the Egyptian voters during the elections.

UNGA high-level debate: Shoukry discusses Egypt’s vision on dealing with global challenges

Tue, 22 Sep 2020 - 11:27 GMT

The high-level debate of the 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York kicked off Tuesday, where Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry delivered Egypt’s statement.

East Mediterranean Gas Forum officially turns into regional organization headquartered in Cairo

Tue, 22 Sep 2020 - 10:42 GMT

The seven member states signed the charter on September 22, 2020.

Individuals arrested over vandalism attempt of police car in Egyptian village

Tue, 22 Sep 2020 - 09:43 GMT

The incident took place on Sunday, and legal measures are being taken with the arrested.

Egypt reports 126 new coronavirus cases, 17 fatalities

Mon, 21 Sep 2020 - 10:19 GMT

The Health Ministry said Monday that 126 new coronavirus cases were detected, upping the total number of confirmed cases to 102,141.

Egypt launches 'Tanmaya' competition for the best initiative applies SDGs

Mon, 21 Sep 2020 - 09:38 GMT

The call for application is now open and will be closed by 31 October 2020, and applications can be sent via the attached links on the State Ministry of Information’s official Facebook page.

Egypt’s Sisi receives phone call from UAE’s Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan

Mon, 21 Sep 2020 - 08:08 GMT

Over the phone call, both leaders tackled the ways of enhancing the bilateral relations in a way to serve the countries.