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32 dead, 159 injured in clashes between armed groups in Libyan capital

Sun, 28 Aug 2022 - 01:30 GMT

The Libyan Ministry of Health announced Sunday that the number of casualties caused by the clashes that broke out Saturday between armed groups in the capital, Tripoli, amounts to 32 deaths and 159 injuries.

Egypt congratulates Tunisia on new constitution, affirms solidarity with its people

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 - 01:35 GMT

The Tunisian Independent Supreme Elections Authority announced passing the new draft constitution through voting by the public.

FM Shoukry, UK’s Lord Ahmad say 1st partnership council to help boost British investments in Egypt

Mon, 04 Jul 2022 - 12:06 GMT

Shoukry has been in an official visit to London to launch the first partnership council between Egypt and the United Kingdom, a statement by the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs read.

EU supports Egypt to become major hub of energy in Mediterranean, Middle East

Tue, 17 May 2022 - 02:05 GMT

European Union Ambassador to Cairo Christian Berger said Tuesday that the union supports Egypt to become a major hub of energy in the Middle East, North Africa, and Mediterranean.

Swiss Envoy for Middle East, North Africa displays strategic priorities on region

Tue, 03 May 2022 - 12:08 GMT

Swiss Envoy for the Middle East and North Africa Wolfgang Bruelhart displayed Monday his country's strategic priorities on the region in 2021-2024.

Egypt to host North Africa Trade Finance Summit on June 7-8

Mon, 04 Apr 2022 - 03:20 GMT

The theme is "Improving Trade Resilience Amid Series of Global Supply Chain Disruptions."

Egypt's FM discusses Libyan crisis with Alegrian counterpart

Sun, 16 Jan 2022 - 03:30 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Sunday his Alegrian counterpart Ramtane Lamamra in Cairo.

How to read Tunisian scene after enforcement of Constitution's Article 80

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 - 11:24 GMT

A decade of failure following the Arab Spring in 2011.

Egypt condemns bombing of Tunisian military vehicle

Thu, 04 Feb 2021 - 11:00 GMT

Egypt renewed its refutation of such terrorist practices.

President al-Sisi, S. African president discuss bilateral ties, continental issues

Sat, 21 Nov 2020 - 11:51 GMT

The two also discuss means of boosting economic and development cooperation among African countries, Presidential Spokesman Bassam Rady said.

Egypt to be only country in MENA region achieving positive economic growth in FY20/21: IMF

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 12:57 GMT

That is by virtue of the economic reform program undertaken by the state since 2016.

PepsiCo expands in Egyptian market, seeks to expand in North Africa

Sun, 28 Jun 2020 - 03:41 GMT

The company's activities are focused on the manufacture and export of crackers and soft drinks.

Al-Qaeda North Africa confirms chief is dead: SITE

Fri, 19 Jun 2020 - 09:20 GMT

France said early this month that its forces killed Droukdel in northern Mali near the Algerian border.

WB: Egypt among top MENA countries in remote learning during COVID-19 crisis

Sun, 17 May 2020 - 02:53 GMT

The World Bank pointed out that the pandemic left around 100 million students in the region out of classrooms.

IFC invests $20M in fund focuses on Egypt, North Africa

Mon, 13 Apr 2020 - 01:07 GMT

the Fund, SPE AIF I is managed by SPE Capital Partners and will focus mainly on Egypt, Morocco and Tunisia.

Sisi inaugurates Egypt Petroleum Show (EGYPS 2020)

Tue, 11 Feb 2020 - 10:01 GMT

More than 270 local and international industrial experts take part in the event along with 1,600 participants.

Sisi stresses integrated approach to Libyan crisis in AU Summit

Sun, 09 Feb 2020 - 04:07 GMT

“The Libyan crisis is going through a critical phase turning more complicated and incurring security repercussions within Libyan borders and in neighboring countries,” Sisi said.

Tourism to Egypt grew by 21% in 2019: UNWTO

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 - 08:00 GMT

The UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) indicated in a report that North Africa, particularly Egypt and Tunisia, witnessed a nine-percent growth.

Libyan speaker describes Erdogan’s words as ‘justification for aggression’

Thu, 26 Dec 2019 - 03:18 GMT

Saleh reiterated that Libya is an independent UN member state, stressing that the statements of Erdogan are “irresponsible.”

Essebsi secured democratic transition, stability in Tunisia: Interim president

Sat, 27 Jul 2019 - 02:04 GMT

Interim Tunisian President Mohamed Ennaceur said that late president Beji Caid Essebsi was responsible for “consolidating the values of freedom”, Al Arabiya reported Saturday.

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