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Foreign Ministry mourns death of Egypt's amb. in Rome

Fri, 14 Jan 2022 - 11:41 GMT

On its official Facebook page, the Foreign Ministry offered its sincere condolences to the family of the late diplomat.

Dollar prices stable at Egypt's major banks

Thu, 13 Jan 2022 - 11:21 GMT

At the National Bank of Egypt (NBE) and Banque Misr, the dollar rate remained stable, recording EGP 15.64 for buying and EGP 15.74 for selling.

Maait: Egypt goes on right track economically

Thu, 13 Jan 2022 - 11:14 GMT

The finance minister added the economic reforms are mainly contributing to boosting the structure of the Egyptian economy and establishing a strong economy

Egypt's Environment min.: COP27 can build on recommendations of WYF's climate change session

Thu, 13 Jan 2022 - 11:07 GMT

She voiced hope that COP27 would achieve its goals with regard to helping countries, especially developing countries.

Egypt's Immigration minister meets WFP's regional director on WYF's sidelines

Thu, 13 Jan 2022 - 11:03 GMT

Fletcher said she is upbeat about attending the forum, commending the quality organization of the event in the shadow of the outbreak of the coronavirus crisis.

Archaeological building discovered in Egypt's Sinai

Mon, 10 Jan 2022 - 07:01 GMT

The building was used in the Roman era, he said, adding that some internal modifications were implemented to the building, such as making an entrance to it from the north side.

CAPMAS: Egypt's monthly inflation down by 0.2 %, annual rate up by 0.5%

Mon, 10 Jan 2022 - 03:49 GMT

The Egyptian Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) on Monday revealed that the monthly inflation rate went down 0.2 percent in December 2021 compared with the previous month, while the annual inflation rate went up by 0.5 percent.

Egypt National team heads to Cameroon to play in AFCON

Sat, 08 Jan 2022 - 12:15 GMT

The national team will face Nigeria on Tuesday in their first match in Group D.

Govt investments allocated to N. Sinai, S. Sinai governorates estimated at EGP 21.1 bln: report

Sat, 08 Jan 2022 - 11:14 GMT

The total government investments in the FY 2021/2022 plan for the development of North Sinai governorate amount to approximately EGP 14.1 billion, according to the report.

Egypt govt denies any hike in meat price

Fri, 07 Jan 2022 - 10:34 GMT

In a statement on Friday, the center said it contacted the Agriculture and Land Reclamation Ministry that dismissed as groundless such reports.

459 trucks, 418 tons of goods handled at Red Sea ports

Fri, 07 Jan 2022 - 10:31 GMT

The RSPA said in a statement Friday that the volume of exports reached 371 tons of goods, 202 trucks and eight cars.

Photos: Public Prosecution opens probe on deadly multi-vehicle crash in Cairo's Middle Ring Road

Wed, 05 Jan 2022 - 09:33 GMT

The Public Prosecution initiated Wednesday investigations into a multi-vehicle crash on the Middle Ring Road highway near 15 May City in Cairo, which left one person dead and eight others wounded.

PM, sports minister review investment opportunities at sports ministry

Wed, 05 Jan 2022 - 02:50 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli asserted the great interest attached by the State to supporting investment projects in various sectors in partnership with the private sector; with a view to boosting development, attracting further investments and offering more investment opportunities in the coming stage.

Court sets Jan. 23 for trial of 4 defendants in Health Ministry bribery case

Wed, 05 Jan 2022 - 10:10 GMT

Cairo Appeals Court has set for January 23 the first session of a trial of four defendants implicated in a Health Ministry bribery case.

Environment minister: Egypt pins great hope on COP27 climate summit

Wed, 05 Jan 2022 - 09:51 GMT

Minister of Environment Yasmine Fouad said Tuesday Egypt pins great hope on the coming 27th edition of the Conference of Parties (COP27) to the UNFCCC slated for November in Sharm El Sheikh.

Finance Ministry: LE420.5B paid back to social insurance authority

Tue, 04 Jan 2022 - 02:05 GMT

The deal had been sealed with the aim to pay accumulated dues owed to social funds over a period of 50 years.

Egypt, Italy discuss bilateral cooperation in oil, gas sector

Tue, 04 Jan 2022 - 02:00 GMT

In statements on Tuesday, the minister said that Italian company "Eni" is Egypt's main partner in the petroleum sector, underlining its vital role in the oil and gas industry in the country.

Egypt's exports hit high record in 2021: Presidency

Tue, 04 Jan 2022 - 01:57 GMT

Egypt's exports achieved a high record in 2021 to hit nearly $31 billion, the highest ever in the country's history, Presidential Spokesman Bassam Rady said.

Cabinet denies exporting spoiled green onions with E. Coli bacteria

Tue, 04 Jan 2022 - 10:56 GMT

The media center of the cabinet denied rumors on exporting a shipment of spoiled green onions with E. Coli bacteria.

FT: Omicron surge and winter storms stall return to work in US

Tue, 04 Jan 2022 - 10:44 GMT

Surging Covid-19 infections and winter storms stalled America’s return to work on Monday, stranding airline passengers and leaving many offices, trading floors, schools and colleges empty after the Christmas and New Year break.

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