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World Youth Forum releases 4th edition's agenda

Thu, 06 Jan 2022 - 11:49 GMT

The event will take place on January 10-13 in South Sinai's Sharm El Sheikh.

Farmers adopt micro-irrigation system on 800K-acre arable land: Egypt’s Water Minister

Fri, 31 Dec 2021 - 10:55 GMT

The total area where farmers adopted the micro—irrigation system reached 800,000 acres of arable land, he said.

Egypt introduces drip irrigation in 1M feddans as part of bigger target

Wed, 29 Dec 2021 - 11:56 GMT

Modernizing irrigation systems is part of a larger plan to save water.

Egyptian government offers 70% subsidized houses, agricultural lands in Sinai

Thu, 23 Dec 2021 - 01:05 GMT

Those are located within the 17 Bedouin residential areas the government is introducing on the peninsula.

Construction of North Sinai's $97M-worth desalination plant still underway

Thu, 23 Dec 2021 - 11:27 GMT

The plant will be the largest in the Middle East.

Egypt: Shortage of water causes instability, increases illegal migration

Sat, 20 Nov 2021 - 02:16 GMT

“Water scarcity and climatic changes make the situation of water management in Egypt more difficult and very sensitive towards any unilateral measures,” said Abdel-Atti.

Egyptians, Tanzanian president discuss economic ties, security cooperation

Wed, 10 Nov 2021 - 03:12 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received his Tanzanian counterpart Samia Hassan Wednesday in Al Itihadiyah presidential palace holding an official ceremony.

State highly invests in water projects -- minister

Tue, 09 Nov 2021 - 03:25 GMT

At a board meeting of the authority regulating drinking water and sewage, he added that his ministry is working to provide safe drinking water for the citizens while recycling drainage water to be used in other purposes.

Egyptian president stresses negotiations, legal binding agreement on Ethiopian Dam in meeting with Congolese counterpart

Tue, 02 Nov 2021 - 09:17 GMT

They met on the sidelines of summit meetings taking place within the UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) held in Glasgow.

4 development partners support Egypt's water, wastewater projects with €1.5B

Tue, 26 Oct 2021 - 03:57 GMT

Egypt has a significant relationship with bilateral and multilateral development partners in Europe, as they contribute to the implementation of priority projects in a wide range of areas, including the water and wastewater, on both public and private sector levels.

Climate Change represents major challenge to water management: Abdel-Atti

Sun, 24 Oct 2021 - 12:23 GMT

“Cairo is raising alarm if the whole world [people] do not join their efforts to deal with the challenges related to the most scarce and most important resource, which is water,” said the Water Minister.

Egypt ready to resume tripartite talks about GERD: Water Minister

Sun, 24 Oct 2021 - 10:08 GMT

“Egypt will not give up its right to water,” he said.

Irrigation min.: President Sisi to deliver opening speech at 4th Cairo Water Week

Tue, 19 Oct 2021 - 09:54 GMT

Prime Minister Moustafa Madbouli and Hungarian President János Áder will also address the fourth CWW that will last till October 28.

Egyptian, Greek chiefs of state confer over economic cooperation, Libyan crisis

Tue, 19 Oct 2021 - 09:43 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi began his visit to Athens Tuesday by a bilateral meeting with Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis.

Egypt signs deal to build green hydrogen facility, seeks to establish large desalination plant in Suez Governorate

Thu, 14 Oct 2021 - 01:47 GMT

As per the agreement, Scatec will build and operate the facility to produce green hydrogen with quantities ranging from 50 to 100 megawatts.

Egyptian pres., U.S. National Security Advisor discuss Ethiopian Dam, Libyan elections

Wed, 29 Sep 2021 - 02:55 GMT

U.S. National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan and accompanying delegation visited Egypt Wednesday.

Memory of the day: International Court of Justice issues ruling regarding Egypt's entitlement to Taba in 1988

Wed, 29 Sep 2021 - 11:37 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on September 29.

Massive wastewater treatment plant to be launched in June 2022 in Egypt's Hamam District

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 - 12:50 GMT

The president made the announcement Monday.

Egyptian president sets 6-month ultimatum to eliminate encroachments on Nile mainstream, canals

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 - 12:26 GMT

That was while inaugurating via video-conference Bahr Al Baqar Wastewater Treatment Plant, which is the world's largest.

Egyptian pres. inaugurates Bahr Al Baqar, world's largest wastewater treatment plant

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 - 12:12 GMT

It will serve the reclamation of 400 feddans (one feddan equals 4,500 square meters) in Sinai.

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