Egypt

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).

Egypt’s Transport min, Hungarian amb to Cairo discuss cooperation

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 03:27 GMT

Egypt’s transportation Minister Kamel el Wazir held talks, Tuesday with Hungary’s ambassador in Cairo on promoting cooperation in the various transportation fields.

France to resume air flights to coastal cities as of October: French Amb. to Egypt

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 03:20 GMT

French ambassador to Egypt, Stéphane Romatet informed Minster of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled Al-Anani that Air flights from his country to Egypt will be resumed as of next month.

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.

Libya's Haftar and Saleh arrives in Cairo to consult on situation in Libya

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 02:37 GMT

Egypt is adopting a strategy of opening up to all Libyan parties supporting a political solution, as part of its support for efforts to defuse the crisis in the country.

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.

Video: Restoration of wooden statue of Horemheb in Egypt’s Grand Museum

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 02:20 GMT

The whole world is highly anticipating the opening of the Grand Egyptian Museum as it houses a large number of artifacts, and a complete display of King Tutankhamun's collection.

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.

Al Arabiya: Geneva meeting on Libya to be held in mid-October

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 02:00 GMT

Al Arabiya TV reported that the Geneva meeting on Libya will be held in mid-October, indicating that the meeting aims to reconstitute the Libyan Presidency Council.

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.

Sisi briefed on developments in Libya and efforts to implement ceasefire

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 01:55 GMT

Sisi received on Wednesday at Al-Ittihadiya Palace Speaker of the Libyan Parliament Ageela Saleh, and Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar, commander of the Libyan National Army.

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

Sisi receives credentials of 15 new ambassadors

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 01:02 GMT

The president welcomed the new ambassadors, underlining Egypt's keenness on enhancing cooperation with the ambassadors' countries in various domains.

MoneyGram Partners with Attijariwafa Bank Egypt to Expand Access to its Global Platform to Millions of Consumers Across Egypt

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 12:32 GMT

As a leading financial institution and a key player in the Egyptian banking market, Attijariwafa Bank Egypt operates through a country-wide network of branches. This vast and diverse network gives consumers a wide choice of easily accessible networks.

“Customers are now turning to companies with strong ESG credentials”: Al Mashat During World Economic Forum Summit for Resilient Recovery

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 11:14 GMT

The minister noted that risk needs to be embedded within “our psyche, where governments, companies, risk advisors all come together to make sure we have resilience,” in order to build resilience.

AU hails Egypt's Country Strategic Plan (2018 - 2023) in cooperation with WFP

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 10:23 GMT

Director of AU Commission head office Abdoulaye Diop congratulated in a tweet minister Mashaat and Menghestab Haile, over the successful plan.

Expert: Sisi presented road map to settling world problems at UNGA speech

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 10:20 GMT

Ibrahim added that the president presented Egypt's vision regarding means of settling current challenges facing the world and confronting current conflicts at the world level.

Egypt's UN envoy hails 75th session debates over COVID-19

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 10:17 GMT

Egypt took part since the start of COVID-19 in many UN initiatives to deal with the pathogen impact.

Egypt, Japan seek boosting joint economic cooperation

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 10:15 GMT

The two sides discussed means of upgrading economic relations especially in the field of small and medium sized enterprises.

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