Abdel Fattah El Sisi

Sisi urges facilitating contracting procedures for acquiring industrial complex units

Mon, 21 Sep 2020 - 08:07 GMT

Meeting with Prime Minister Mustafa Madbouli and Minister of Trade and Industry Nevine Gamea, President Abdel Fattah El Sisi urged the government to facilitate contracting procedures for owning units at the industrial complex across the nation.

Egypt’s President approves amendments to custom tax law

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 - 06:24 GMT

Amendments to the law defines the value of custom taxes on imported equipment required for charging stations and natural gas fueling stations.

Sisi renews warning of disinformation campaigns that seek to halt progress, ‘destroy state’

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 - 09:39 GMT

He said some states and parties have decided to fund platforms that claim they seek to make good changes, while their “hidden face is destruction”

Egypt’s president follows up on major agriculture project to increase main crops production

Thu, 10 Sep 2020 - 02:38 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi urged coordination among relevant authorities to execute “Mostqbal Masr” agricultural project in northwestern Egypt in accordance with highest standards.

Egypt’s Sisi, CEO of Belgian DEME Group discuss dredging Alexandria’s Abu Qir Port

Wed, 09 Sep 2020 - 06:33 GMT

Egypt has contracted with Belgian DEME Group, a leading company in the fields of dredging and land reclamation, to dredge Abu Qir port, Alexandria, as President Abdel Fattah El Sisi met with the company’s chief, the Presidency said in a statement.

Egyptian president urges quick implementation of smart transportation system

Mon, 07 Sep 2020 - 05:26 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Monday urged officials to start the establishment of a smart transportation system, with the aim of enhancing security and safety of citizens in transportation networks nationwide.

Egypt sends military aircraft carrying aid to Sudan amid floods

Sun, 06 Sep 2020 - 07:44 GMT

Sudanese officials expressed appreciation of Egypt's efforts in support of the Sudanese people at times of crisis.

Cairo visit: EU’s foreign policy chief discuss Libyan crisis, Israeli-Palestinian conflict with Egyptian leaders

Fri, 04 Sep 2020 - 04:33 GMT

Borrell met with Egyptian leaders, including the president, to focus on issues of mutual concern, especially the Middle East peace process and the Libyan crisis.

Sisi affirms supporting political solution in Libya as he receives EU foreign affairs rep.

Thu, 03 Sep 2020 - 02:09 GMT

Sisi affirmed that Egypt welcomes all constructive and positive steps that would lead to peaceful settlement, de-escalation and development in Libya.

Sisi urges ensuring health safety of students ahead of new school year

Wed, 02 Sep 2020 - 07:12 GMT

The President also directed to ensure the provision of all necessary medical needs and supplies to assist all workers in the health sector and assist them in carrying out their mission.

Sisi names military engineering official as new head of Egypt’s counter-corruption authority

Sun, 30 Aug 2020 - 05:06 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Saturday appointed Major General Hassan Abdel Shafi, a 57-year old military engineer, as a new head of the Administrative Control Authority, the country’s regulatory body responsible for enforcing laws and regulations within state bodies.

Sisi voices support for expanding Italian Eni’s oil, gas activities in Egypt

Sun, 30 Aug 2020 - 03:38 GMT

Meeting with Claudio Descalzi, the chief executive of Italian company, Sisi highlighted the need to accurately implement the company’s projects and to take into consideration the importance the state attaches to this vital sector.

Sisi urges upgrading Suez Canal’s projects, facilities in meeting with SCA chief

Mon, 24 Aug 2020 - 05:55 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Monday urged developing Suez Canal, including its navigation course and other facilities, to strengthen its role in global trade, in a meeting with the chief of the Suez Canal Authority, the Egyptian Presidency said.

Libyan Parliament Speaker hails Sisi’s ‘brave’ efforts to bring peace to country

Fri, 21 Aug 2020 - 05:00 GMT

Libyan Parliament Speaker Aguila Saleh on Friday hailed Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El Sisi’s “brave” stance after a comprehensive ceasefire was announced by conflicting parties in Libya.

Giza Zoo, major gardens to reopen Monday as coronavirus cases decline

Fri, 21 Aug 2020 - 11:45 GMT

The Giza Zoo, as well as a number of well-known gardens in the Greater Cairo will reopen for the public starting Monday, the Agriculture Ministry media adviser said, after months of closure over the spread of coronavirus.

President Ramaphosa thanks Egypt for supporting African coronavirus efforts

Fri, 21 Aug 2020 - 11:04 GMT

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Thursday thanked Egypt for its efforts to combat the novel coronavirus and to support the African efforts in this regard.

Egypt’s president: New Hijri year recalls Islam’s Prophet’s sincerity in building nation

Thu, 20 Aug 2020 - 09:52 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Thursday congratulated Egyptians on the start of the new Islamic year, saying it reminds us of Prophet Muhammad’s “great message of sincere intention, determination and faithfulness in building the territory and homeland”.

Egypt's President orders sending aid to Sudan via military planes after floods

Fri, 14 Aug 2020 - 04:32 GMT

Two military planes carrying large amounts of food and children's milk departed from Egypt to Sudan, as per orders by Egypt's President Abdel Fattah El Sisi, Army's Spokesman Tamer Al Refae said.

Egyptian Presidency approves S. Korean grant to automate patent system

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 - 11:30 GMT

The project includes improving the efficiency of patent management, by using the online patent application system, facilitating the public access to patent information, establishing an electronic services portal for the public, setting up a capacity development program by sending Korean experts to the Egyptian Patent Office, and training office members in South Korea.

Wrap-up: Senate Elections: Egyptian citizens, officials practicing their constitutional right

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 - 10:08 GMT

Citizens and officials, including the President, were seen while casting their ballots in the elections of the re-instated Egyptian Senate, amid calls for citizens to practice their constitutional right for the vital role the Senate is expected to play in the political scene.