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FM reviews Egypt’s vision on int’l issues with Blinken, ministers of GCC + Jordan, Iraq, Yemen

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 - 09:54 GMT

The meeting was held on the sidelines of the 77th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) with the presence of GCC Secretary-General Nayef Al-Hajraf, a statement by the Egyptian Foreign Ministry said.

It was good to attend a first-of-its-kind Jeddah Security and Development Summit: U.S. President Bide

Mon, 18 Jul 2022 - 09:41 GMT

The United States President Joe Biden said that “It was good to attend a first-of-its-kind “Jeddah Security and Development Summit” with the leaders of the GCC, Egypt, Iraq, and Jordan.

Egyptian President, Omani Sultan discuss Yemeni crisis, security of navigation in Red Sea

Tue, 28 Jun 2022 - 01:37 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi met Tuesday morning with Sultan of Oman Haitham Bin Tarek al-Said at Al Elm Al Amer Castle in Muscat holding talks without the officials of both countries unlike Monday's meeting.

Egyptian president to meet Joe Biden at Saudi Arabia summit in July 2022

Tue, 14 Jun 2022 - 06:02 GMT

The Royal Diwan of Saudi Arabia announced Tuesday that U.S. President Joe Biden would attend on July 16 a summit encompassing the heads of state of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries, as well as Egypt, Jordan, and Iraq.

Egypt, GCC sign MoU on political consultation

Thu, 24 Feb 2022 - 03:54 GMT

They held a meeting during which both sides discuss the relations between Egypt and the GCC, and to exchange visions regarding the most prominent current issues in the regional and international arenas.

Egypt’s tourism promotion campaign targeting Arab market resumes for 2nd month

Sun, 04 Jul 2021 - 01:59 GMT

In one month, the campaign reached 20 million internet users in the GCC countries.

GCC mulls developments of electrical linkage with Egypt, Jordan

Mon, 15 Mar 2021 - 12:34 GMT

In 2019, a memorandum of understanding was inked to develop the technical study between the three parties.

Arab Quartet, Qatar announce reconciliation at GCC’s 41 summit final statement

Tue, 05 Jan 2021 - 07:07 GMT

Leaders and heads of the GCC member states' delegations signed the final statement of the 41st Summit of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) held in Saudi Arabia's Al Ula town.

Egypt signs final statement of 41st Gulf Cooperation Council Summit

Tue, 05 Jan 2021 - 01:58 GMT

Minister Sameh Shokry attended the summit held in Saudi Arabia's Al Ola town on January 5, 2021.

Coming GCC summit to be "extraordinary", "unprecedented": AP speaker

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 11:44 GMT

Assoumi expressed his trust that the leaders of the Gulf Cooperation Council's member states will save no effort so that the outcome of the summit would be positive.

GCC chief commends Arab solidarity with Palestine

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 - 10:54 GMT

Secretary-General of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Dr. Nayef Al-Hajraf lauded the supportive stance expressed by the Arab foreign ministers council towards Palestinians.

Egypt imposes entry visa fees on GCC citizens

Thu, 18 Jun 2020 - 06:16 GMT

The new decision did not specify the value of the fee imposed on GCC citizens for obtaining the visa.

GCC tourism spending in Egypt to hit $2.3B in 2020

Fri, 31 Jan 2020 - 11:29 GMT

Egypt's total tourism revenues recorded $16.4 billion in 2019 and are expected to shoot up to $29.7 billion within the coming 5 years.

EgyptAir receives 3rd Airbus A330-200 P2F converted plane

Sun, 10 Nov 2019 - 10:38 GMT

EgyptAir Cargo received the third Airbus A330-200 Passenger-to-Freighter (P2F) converted aircraft, which has just arrived at Cairo International Airport from Germany.

Sisi, Bahrain King discuss regional developments, security

Sat, 28 Sep 2019 - 03:36 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received on Saturday a phone call from King of Bahrain Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa.

Saudi Arabia defends cutting ties with Qatar

Sat, 07 Sep 2019 - 12:32 GMT

Saudi Arabia said on Saturday it has severed diplomatic ties with Qatar to protect the kingdom’s national security from terrorism and extremism.

Gulf nations approve US request to deploy troops in Arabian Gulf

Sat, 18 May 2019 - 02:30 GMT

Tensions have escalated following attacks this week on a Saudi oil pipeline and a number of cargo ships in the Arabian Gulf off the coast of Fujairah in the UAE.

Hussein Al Jassmi celebrates his 39th birthday

Sat, 25 Aug 2018 - 01:16 GMT

The star is considered one of the most influential Arab singers having achieved great success in the Egyptian community.

Timeline: 1st anniversary of the Arab-Qatar rift

Wed, 06 Jun 2018 - 11:51 GMT

One year ago, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Bahrain decided to cut ties with the oil-rich state of Qatar over accusations of funding terrorism.

GCC supports strikes against Syrian regime

Sun, 15 Apr 2018 - 08:44 GMT

The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) supported on Saturday the U.S.-led air strikes against military targets belonging to the Syrian regime.

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