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4,006 individual candidates, 8 lists to run in Egypt’s parliamentary elections

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 - 10:15 GMT

A total of 4,006 individual candidates and eight parties’ lists were accepted to run in the parliamentary elections, which is set to kick off on October 21.

Candidacy door to Egypt’s parliamentary elections closes Saturday

Sat, 26 Sep 2020 - 02:35 GMT

The names of the candidates will be announced Sunday.

Parliament approves lowering minimum age for mayoral candidates to 30

Wed, 06 Jun 2018 - 02:09 GMT

Parliament approved on Tuesday a proposed law amendment to lower the minimum age for mayoral candidates to 30 instead of 35 years old.

Egypt 2018 presidential election kicks off

Mon, 26 Mar 2018 - 06:30 GMT

About 60 million Egyptians are to begin casting their ballots on Monday and for three consecutive days to elect the country’s next president.

OPINION: The electoral scene in Egypt and the expected presidential program

Wed, 31 Jan 2018 - 01:08 GMT

The political scene is witnessing a state of anticipation and skepticism about some aspects of the presidential electoral process.

Presidential hopefuls could present credentials through agent: NEA

Sat, 20 Jan 2018 - 12:28 GMT

The National Election Authority’s executive director said that the presidential candidates could present their credentials for themselves or through agents.

Egypt’s Parliament to vote on upcoming Cabinet reshuffle

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 - 11:57 GMT

The House of Representatives will hold a plenary session on Sunday to vote on the upcoming cabinet reshuffle.

Argentine president's coalition sweeps midterm elections

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 - 02:50 GMT

Candidates allied with Argentine President Mauricio Macri enjoyed sweeping victories in Sunday's mid-term election

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