Egypt condoles with US over fire of NYC building

Mon, 10 Jan 2022 - 10:00 GMT

Egypt on Monday expressed condolences to the US over the massive fire that broke out in a New York apartment building, leaving scores of deaths and injuries.

Foreign Ministry: It is inappropriate to comment on Egyptian court rulings

Tue, 21 Dec 2021 - 09:44 GMT

Spokesperson for Egyptian Foreign Ministry Ahmed Hafez said that “it is in appropriate to comment or touch on Egyptian court rulings,” in response to a question about statements made by US State Department saying U.S. is disappointed by an Egyptian court’s sentencing.

Egypt's Cabinet's spox answers questions of U.S. Congressional Assistants Delegation

Thu, 16 Dec 2021 - 06:57 GMT

Spokesperson of the Cabinet Nader Saad answered Thursday the questions raised by members of the U.S. Congressional Assistants Delegation who is on a visit to Egypt.

US embassy in Libya welcomes arrival of UN sec general's adviser in Tripoli

Mon, 13 Dec 2021 - 12:19 GMT

In a Tweet Monday, the US embassy in Libya reiterated the US' full support to Libyans in their pursuit to fair presidential and parliamentary elections.

Egypt expresses condolences, solidarity with US after devastating tornadoes hit central, southern states

Sun, 12 Dec 2021 - 01:43 GMT

Egypt expressed condolences to the U.S. on Sunday after tornadoes hit central and southern states, which resulted in dozens of casualties.

Egypt receives 2 mobile medical clinics from U.S. to combat spread of COVID-19

Tue, 07 Dec 2021 - 01:43 GMT

Egypt received two mobile medical clinics from the United States of America, in order to strengthen measures to combat the spread of the Coronavirus.

Libyans closer than ever to stable future: US envoy

Mon, 29 Nov 2021 - 12:56 GMT

Norland highlighted the importance of effective youth participation in Libya's upcoming elections on December 24, given that they constitute half of the Libyan population

US amb. to Libya says political process in Libya witnesses progress

Tue, 23 Nov 2021 - 02:32 GMT

Norland said that the US is working on guaranteeing the safety of the elections in Libya.

Biden briefly transfers power to VP during health check-up

Fri, 19 Nov 2021 - 07:22 GMT

President Joe Biden briefly transferred power to Vice President Kamala Harris on Friday while he underwent a routine colonoscopy, setting up a history-making moment as Harris became the first woman to hold that authority during the short time she stepped in as acting president.

US urges nationals again to leave war-torn Ethiopia immediately

Tue, 16 Nov 2021 - 01:28 GMT

The embassy offers loans to those who are unable to purchase a ticket immediately.

U.S. current administration interested in strengthening ties with Egypt, FM Shoukry

Wed, 10 Nov 2021 - 08:58 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry asserted the new round of Egyptian-US strategic dialogue came up with fruitful outcomes to boost bilateral relations on all fronts.

US welcomes Egypt’s plans to advance human rights in cooperation with civil society

Wed, 10 Nov 2021 - 08:54 GMT

The United States welcomed Egypt’s national plans to boost human rights in cooperation with the civil society sector, a joint statement by the governments of Egypt and the US read on Tuesday following the Egypt-US strategic dialogue held in Washington, D.C.

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.

Memory of the day: Saad Zaghloul forms 1st people’s ministry in Egypt in 1924

Thu, 28 Oct 2021 - 12:31 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on October 28.

US imposes sanctions on Libyan individual for serious human rights abuses

Wed, 27 Oct 2021 - 02:39 GMT

'We will continue to work with the international community and use all the tools at our disposal to support victims and identify those involved in abuses of human rights,' it added.

Egypt’s FM meets with Chief of AmCham Egypt

Sat, 18 Sep 2021 - 11:15 GMT

The meeting took place prior to the departure of the US delegation to the United States on a “Door Knock” mission, which comes within the framework of supporting all efforts aimed at promoting further investments & trade between two countries, Hafez said.

21 countries to partake in military drill Bright Star 2021 after 1-year halt due to Covid-19

Wed, 01 Sep 2021 - 11:34 GMT

Bright Star 2021 joint military drill will take place in Egypt Sept. 2-17 with the participation of 21 countries.

Parliamentary election in Ethiopia was neither ‘free’ nor ‘fair’: US Department of State regional spokesman

Mon, 19 Jul 2021 - 10:07 GMT

The US Department of State regional spokesman Samuel Warburg criticized the latest Ethiopian Parliamentary elections that were held last June, saying it was neither ‘free’ nor ‘fair’ elections.

Wall St falls as growth stocks slip, value plays rise on falling jobless claims

Thu, 15 Jul 2021 - 07:38 GMT

U.S. stock indexes fell on Thursday as a rally in growth stocks ran out of steam, while economically sensitive cyclicals gained as a fall in weekly jobless claims last week strengthened views about a recovery in the labor market.

Egypt facilitates oil exploration for Apache as it expands investment

Wed, 14 Jul 2021 - 02:42 GMT

Egypt will eliminate any obstacles to the work of U.S. oil company Apache in Egypt as it expands oil exploration in the country, according to a Wednesday statement on the meeting of President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi and Apache’s CEO John Christmann.