Egypt: Efficiency of GERD 30%, Ethiopia seeks to fill dam reservoir with13.5 billion cubic meters in July

Thu, 25 Feb 2021 - 05:35 GMT

Addis Ababa is seeking to fill 13.5 billion cubic meters this year.

Saudi Arabia to hold summit on Ethiopian Dam crisis

Thu, 18 Feb 2021 - 07:59 GMT

That is within the framework of the Council of Arab-African States bordering Red Sea.

Egypt has many scenarios regarding GERD file: FM

Sat, 13 Feb 2021 - 12:46 GMT

“We are always talking about reaching a legal and binding agreement on filling and operation of the dam; an agreement takes into accounts the interests of the three countries,” Shoukry said.

Egypt's planning ministry releases 'Citizen Investment Plan' of South Sinai in FY2020/21

Sun, 07 Feb 2021 - 01:54 GMT

Hala El-Said, Minister of Planning and Economic Development, clarified that the number of development projects in the governorate reaches 169 projects.

Planning Ministry reveals features of Fayoum's Citizen Investment Plan in FY2020/21

Tue, 02 Feb 2021 - 01:52 GMT

The minister notes that 191 development projects are being implemented in the governorate at LE 2.9 billion.

Sudan reveals ‘diplomatic move’ to involve international community in Ethiopian Dam dispute

Sun, 24 Jan 2021 - 03:12 GMT

Yet, the ministry indicated that Sudan still adopts the principle of African solutions for African issues by demanding a bigger role for African experts affiliated to the African Union (AU).

Egyptian amb. in Washington: There is a need for cooperation between Cairo, Biden’s administration on GERD file

Sat, 16 Jan 2021 - 01:57 GMT

Egyptian ambassador to the US Moataz Zahran said that there is a need for cooperation again between Egypt and the United States on the issue of the controversial Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

High-profile Sudanese delegation visits Egypt Jan. 14

Thu, 14 Jan 2021 - 10:05 GMT

A Sudanese delegation arrived in Cairo Thursday to pay a one-day state visit.

Ethiopian military jet infringes Sudanese airspace in 'dangerous escalation'

Wed, 13 Jan 2021 - 02:06 GMT

The ministry urged the Ethiopian side not to repeat such hostile acts in the future.

Egypt's Vision 2030 updated in line with changes ensued from COVID-19, success achieved until present

Mon, 11 Jan 2021 - 08:45 GMT

El-Said said that Egypt’s Vision 2030 is being updated in light of the successful economic reforms that were implemented from 2016 to 2019.

Egypt's FM, irrigation min. to take part in new negotiations round on Ethiopian Dam

Sun, 03 Jan 2021 - 10:23 GMT

The talks among the three states are mediated by the African Union (AU).

African Union calls Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia for meeting on Renaissance Dam Jan. 3

Tue, 29 Dec 2020 - 02:28 GMT

The meeting is the first after talks have been suspended for a month.

Egypt's Irrigation Ministry overviews hundreds of joint water projects accomplished in fellow African states

Mon, 28 Dec 2020 - 12:05 GMT

Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources Mohamed Abdel Aty held Sunday a meeting with the ministry's senior officials.

Egyptian, South African presidents confer over tripartite talks on Ethiopian Dam

Sun, 27 Dec 2020 - 11:16 GMT

President Sisi re-affirmed the fundamentals of the Egyptian stance mandating the crystallization of a legal binding agreement.

Egypt allocates $1.417B of development financing in 2020 for housing, wastewater management

Tue, 22 Dec 2020 - 05:59 GMT

Al-Mashat announced during the launch of the 2020 Annual Report that the report also reveals that within the development portfolio of the Ministry of International Cooperation, there are 43 projects worth $4.99 billion on SDG 6, making up 19.4 percent of total ODA.

Sudan, Ethiopia discuss 'border issues' for 2 days in Khartoum

Tue, 22 Dec 2020 - 02:04 GMT

An Ethiopian delegation arrived in Khartoum Tuesday.

Egyptian negotiations delegation presents to Chinese officials status of talks on Ethiopian Dam

Tue, 22 Dec 2020 - 12:54 GMT

The Egyptian Embassy in Beijing organized on Monday a virtual meeting.

Egypt, EU launch ‘Young Water Ambassadors Initiative’

Mon, 14 Dec 2020 - 10:15 GMT

The "Farmers Water Ambassadors Initiative" will be launched involving farmer-pioneers in the use of modern irrigation methods.

Sudan, Ethiopia agree to resume GERD talks, activate committee on border issues

Mon, 14 Dec 2020 - 02:35 GMT

That was after a visit paid by Sudanese Prime Minister Abdallah Hamdok to Addis Ababa on Sunday.

Egypt's irrigation ministry invites tenders to build New Deirut Barrages

Thu, 10 Dec 2020 - 02:07 GMT

The project is funded by Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) with $57 billion.