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British amb. says keen on increasing UK investments in Egypt

Thu, 16 Dec 2021 - 08:36 GMT

This came during his meeting with CEO of the General Authority for Investment and Free Zones (GAFI) Mohamed Abdel Wahab in which they discussed fostering investment relations as well as attracting more UK investments to the Egyptian market.

Memory of the day: Bahrain declares its independence from the United Kingdom in 1971

Thu, 16 Dec 2021 - 12:21 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on December 16.

Egypt, UK hold talks on developments in Sudan, Horn of Africa

Wed, 24 Nov 2021 - 06:47 GMT

UK Special Envoy for Sudan and South Sudan Robert Fairweather, and UK Special Envoy for the Red Sea and Horn of Africa Philip Parham visited Egypt on November 24, 2021.

Egyptian First Lady, Duchess Camilla tackle women empowerment

Thu, 18 Nov 2021 - 02:56 GMT

On her Facebook page, the First Lady said, "the Duchess' words really expressed love for Egypt and happiness to visit it again in years."

Egyptian president, Prince Charles discuss combating terrorism, extremism

Thu, 18 Nov 2021 - 02:31 GMT

Prince Charles valued the efforts deployed by Egypt over the past years on the level of countering extremist ideas and combating terror.

In Pics: Duchess of Cornwall visits Ezbet Khairallah to check on women empowerment, climate projects

Thu, 18 Nov 2021 - 01:27 GMT

That was the second destination of the Duchess in Egypt Thursday.

Prince Charles visits Al Azhar Mosque, meets Grand Imam

Thu, 18 Nov 2021 - 12:25 GMT

The talks were attended by a number of Al Azhar officials and students, as well as by Prince Charles’s entourage.

Prince of Wales, Duchess of Cornwall to meet President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi, First Lady in Egypt Thursday

Thu, 18 Nov 2021 - 10:14 GMT

Prince of Wales Charles and Duchess of Cornwall Camilla arrived in Cairo Thursday.

Discovery of golden Bible likely to belong to family of medieval British king

Mon, 08 Nov 2021 - 02:16 GMT

A metal detectorist has discovered a small golden Bible that is believed to belong to a medieval king. It is worth hundreds of thousands of sterling pounds.

Multinational tourist delegation visits Assiut Governorate

Mon, 08 Nov 2021 - 12:31 GMT

During their trip to the Upper Egyptian city, the tourists enjoyed the most important archaeological monuments in Assiut.

U.K. changes travel advice to Ethiopia amid escalated armed conflict

Sat, 06 Nov 2021 - 02:22 GMT

UK embassy in Ethiopia tweeted Friday a video advising British nationals to consider leaving the African state while commercial options remain available.

Egypt exports to UK record $591mn in 1st half of 2021-- CAPMAS

Sun, 31 Oct 2021 - 01:43 GMT

It put the value of trade exchange between the two countries at $1.2 billion compared with $1.1 billion last year.

Egyptian FM meets with UK Minister of State for Middle East and North Africa

Sun, 17 Oct 2021 - 07:36 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received in Cairo Sunday UK Minister of State for the Middle East and North Africa James Cleverly.

Egyptian-made Sinovac anti-COVID-19 vaccine accredited by 12 European countries

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 - 12:26 GMT

The minister added that Egypt had recently received raw material sufficient to produce 15 million doses.

UK lifts Egypt of the COVID-19 red list starting October 4th

Fri, 17 Sep 2021 - 09:35 GMT

UK’s Transport Secretary announced, Friday that Egypt among other eight countries would be taken off the red list starting October 4th.

British archaeologists: History of Arthur's Stone in England spans back 6,000 years

Tue, 31 Aug 2021 - 02:05 GMT

Archaeologists say the mysterious stone tomb in western England - known as the Arthur's Stone due to its connections to the legendary King Arthur - was founded nearly 6,000 years ago.

Memory of the day: Viceroy of Egypt, Sudan Abbas Helmy I assassinated in 1854

Tue, 13 Jul 2021 - 12:28 GMT

On July 13, many important events took place.

ECS: Egypt-UK trade exchange valued at £519 mln in Q1

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 - 02:49 GMT

The volume of Egypt's exports to the UK reached about £219 million during the first quarter of the current year, compared to £223 million registered in the corresponding period of the year before, the ECS director noted.

EgyptAir issues new procedures for those willing to travel to UK

Sat, 05 Jun 2021 - 10:33 GMT

In a press release, the national carrier said that only those who have the right of residence in the UK will be able to travel.

Egyptian-British cooperation to support transport sector in Egypt discussed

Wed, 26 May 2021 - 12:20 GMT

Both sides affirmed the deep Egyptian-British relations, and historical cooperation between the two countries in the field of railways, according to a statement by the UK Embassy in Cairo.

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