North Sinai

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.

North Sinai opens new developmental projects marking anniversary of October Victory

Tue, 05 Oct 2021 - 01:24 GMT

Coinciding with the 48th anniversary of 6th of October victory, North Sinai governorate announced opening a number of new developmental projects, according to a statement.

Official states value of projects assigned to Egyptian Armed Forces Engineering Authority

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 - 12:50 GMT

Far’s statements were made during the ceremony held for President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi to inaugurate a number of projects in the Sinai Peninsula via video conference.

In pics: United States delivers 20 brand new buses to North Sinai

Mon, 16 Aug 2021 - 04:53 GMT

The United States, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), delivered 20 new, locally-manufactured buses to the North Sinai Governorate.

Armed Forces eliminate 13 'takfiri' elements in North, Central Sinai: Spox

Thu, 12 Aug 2021 - 11:46 GMT

Egypt's Armed Forces stated Thursday that 13 “takfiri” elements have been killed in shootouts in Central and North Sinai.

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities organizes trip for academically outstanding students from North Sinai Governorate

Mon, 02 Aug 2021 - 10:53 GMT

The office of the General Egyptian Authority for Tourism Promotion in the city of Arish organized a three-day tourism awareness trip for 25 outstanding students from North Sinai Governorate.

Sisi approves loan with Kuwait to establish 2 desalination plants in Egypt’s North Sinai

Sun, 25 Jul 2021 - 01:45 GMT

The loan, which was signed on November 23, 2020, totals 5.5 million Kuwaiti dinars (about US$ 18,27 million).

U.S. Ambassador to Cairo Visits North Sinai, tours Al Arish main desalination facility

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 - 07:00 GMT

The United States Ambassador to Egypt Jonathan R. Cohen traveled to Al Arish, North Sinai, Last week, where he met North Sinai Governor Major General Mohamed Abdel-Fadel Shousha.

Video: Egyptian army chief of staff inspects security situation in North Sinai

Thu, 29 Apr 2021 - 03:11 GMT

Farid made a visit to the permanent operations center in Arish city and listened to a detailed explanation of the plans and the decisions the army and police personnel are carrying out to uproot terrorism and preserve stability in North Sinai.

Egypt’s Ministry of Interior kills three terrorists involved in executing elderly Copt in Sinai

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 - 10:55 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Interior announced, Monday the killing of three terrorists involved in murdering Nabil el-Habashy, a 62-year-old Copt who was executed by the Islamic State (IS) on Sunday in North Sinai.

El-Arish Culture Palace to be officially inaugurated by Egypt’s culture min. after completing its renovation

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 02:01 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem, Governor of North Sinai Mohamed Abdel-Fadil Shousha and Ahmed Awad will officially inaugurate El-Arish Culture Palace on April 7 after carrying out the development and renovation of the palace.

Egypt's Chief of Staff checks up on training of forces in North Sinai

Mon, 28 Dec 2020 - 04:04 GMT

The commander visited the various training fields.

Main gas pipeline in Arish exploded

Thu, 24 Dec 2020 - 09:28 GMT

The explosion did not affect the gas supply to the Masa`id steam station, the citizens' housings in the city, nor the industrial zone in Central Sinai, he added.

Irrigation Ministry announces implementing LE24M cost projects for North Sinai development

Mon, 21 Dec 2020 - 08:44 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Irrigation announced implementing a total of LE 324 Million cost projects to complete the national infrastructure for the development of North Sinai, during 2020.

Gas line in Egypt’s North Sinai explodes, leaving no casualties: Army spox

Thu, 19 Nov 2020 - 08:51 GMT

A “limited” explosion occurred at a gas line in Sebeika area west of North Sinai’s Arish, Egyptian army spokesman Tamer El-Refae said.

Egypt's PM pledges commitment to balance between freedoms, needs of national security

Sun, 01 Nov 2020 - 03:17 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli delivered Sunday a speech at the House of Representative.

Egypt launches ' Sinai Comprehensive Operation' two-tier medal

Sun, 20 Sep 2020 - 05:47 GMT

The gold tier will be given to officers while the silver tier will be given to non-commissioned officers.

Video: 77 takfiri elements eliminated, 7 army personnel killed or injured in military operations in Egypt's Sinai

Sun, 30 Aug 2020 - 06:07 GMT

The Egyptian Army announced killing 77 “takfiri” elements (terrorists) in North Sinai in northeastern the country and destroying 317 hideouts and stores of explosives, between July 22 and August 30.

Allocations for North Sinai investment plan reach LE 286.55: Governor

Tue, 25 Aug 2020 - 01:10 GMT

The funds for the basic investment plan were distributed on the basic development axes by LE 55.5 million for electricity, and LE 87.2 million for roads.

605 hotels, resorts able to receive tourists in 21 Egyptian cities

Sat, 25 Jul 2020 - 05:02 GMT

The hotels and resorts are located in 21 Governorates all over Egypt: South Sinai, North Sinai, Red Sea, Matrouh, Alexandria, Suez, Greater Cairo, Qena ,Luxor , Aswan, Damietta, Fayoum, Beheira, Port Said, Dakahlia, Ismailia, Minya, Assuit, Sohag, Beni Suef and El Wadi El Gedid.