Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Greece, Cyrpus, Bahrain urge UN not to register Turkish maritime boundaries deal with GNA

Tue, 14 Jul 2020 - 04:44 GMT

Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Greece, and Cyprus called on the United Nations not to register the maritime boundaries deal signed between Turkey and Prime Minister of the Government of the National Accord (GNA) Fayez al-Sarraj, according to a well-placed source at the UN.

Egypt’s FM says GERD negotiations ended with no progress

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 10:20 GMT

The Egyptian Minister of Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said Monday that the negotiations on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) between Egypt, Sudan, and Ethiopia will continue as per the African Union vision.

Coptic churches in Cairo,Alexandria remain close until September 3: Pope Tawadros II

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 05:53 GMT

Since March 21, 2020, churches have been closed as a protective measure against the spread of COVID-19.

Egypt’s Sisi order completing national project for self-sufficiency of plasma derivatives

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 05:32 GMT

The President ordered the government to complete all scientific and technical aspects of the project in accordance with the highest and international standards.

LE10 plastic note not to replace old one: Egypt's central bank

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 04:18 GMT

The issuance of the plastic note, the LE 10- category does not mean that its old and currently equivalent counterpart will be canceled.

Kurdistan President offers condolences to Sisi for death of Egyptian Consul in Erbil

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 04:15 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced on Sunday the death of consul, offering its condolences to his family.

FAO praises Egypt in dealing with COVID-19 crisis

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 03:55 GMT

The FAO has partnered with the Egyptian government and cooperatives to find ways to limit food losses caused by production surpluses and inefficient practices.

In pics: Egypt receives 2nd of 32 metro train from Hyundai Rotem

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 03:32 GMT

The agreement, signed in 2019, is worth 317 million Euros and L.E. 640 million (which is equal to L.E. 6.361 billion).

UAE adheres to ceasefire in Libya, calls for restoration of oil production

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 03:20 GMT

Gargash added in a tweet on his official account, "The UAE stresses the importance of guarantees to prevent oil revenues from prolonging and exacerbating the conflict.

Egypt’s fuel imports decline 76% in April 2020

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 02:37 GMT

Additionally, crude oil imports have amounted to $119.93 million in April, compared to $227.33 million in April 2019, with a noticeable decline of about $107.940 million.

Ethiopia’s Foreign Minister decline local media reports on starting filling GERD

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 02:09 GMT

Ethiopia’s Foreign Minister Gedu Andargachew denied, Monday reports circulated by local media claims the country started already filling Grand Renaissance Dam, GERD since July 8.

EU ministers criticize Turkey over Hagia Sophia, drilling

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 01:09 GMT

The ministers were planning months ago to discuss taking a tougher stand on Ankara though no urgent measures were expected.

Egypt's Dar al-Iftaa: Blaming harassment on women's clothes is illogical

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 01:05 GMT

Wardani added, during a phone call with the "9 p.m." program, that the Egyptian society needs to amend religious discourse to increase people's awareness regarding women's issues.

15.4% increase in newly-established firms during June: GAFI

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 12:47 GMT

The surge in the number of firms led to a 71.7 increase in the capital of exports of these companies in June to record LE 7.9 billion, against LE 4.6 billion in June 2019.

Expolink to organize digital business mission to Kenya on July 27

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 12:30 GMT

Expolink chairman Khaled el Mikati said the mission aims to boost the Egyptian food exports to the Kenyan markets and eastern African countries.

Kuwait: 1,215 stranded Egyptians fly home on 7 flights

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 11:58 GMT

The flights are operated by the airlines of Kuwait Airways, Jazeera Airways and EgyptAir companies, the statement added.

Huawei launches the biggest developers contest for apps innovation “Apps UP” in the Middle East

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 11:50 GMT

All developers in the Middle East are invited to create innovative apps by integrating with HMS Core,a full suite of Huawei’s Chipset-Device-Cloud capabilities

Planning, environment ministers probe mechanisms of green economy transformation

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 11:32 GMT

Saeed added that the size of these projects is set to be upped to reach 100 percent throughout the coming three years.

Cabinet: EGP best performance among emerging markets currencies over 3 years

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 11:29 GMT

The Egyptian pound is the least affected by the coronavirus ramifications, a matter which proves the State's successful policies at the economic level, according to an infographic.

Banking official: Int'l funds pumped $3B new investments in Egypt's market in a month

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 10:39 GMT

On Sunday, the local market received $367 million, the source added.