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Discussed: How Egyptian Parliament supported youths by laws

Wed, 12 Jan 2022 - 02:05 GMT

The Egyptian state, after the June 30 revolution, witnessed a great movement in political life, and young people became a major and effective participant in parliament and executive positions in the state.

Discussed: How Egyptian laborers beneft from new amendments to Labor Law

Tue, 04 Jan 2022 - 01:05 GMT

Lawmakers have praised the amendments as encouraging investments, and setting requirements for which workers may be disciplined among other advantages.

Parliament resumes general sessions to discuss questions on education

Tue, 28 Dec 2021 - 09:56 GMT

The House of Representatives on Tuesday resumed its general sessions to discuss a number of questions addressed to Minister of Education Tarek Shawqi.

President Sisi affirms Egypt’s firm commitment towards maintaining Gulf security

Thu, 23 Dec 2021 - 01:08 GMT

The Speaker of the Bahraini House of Representatives conveyed to the President the greetings of King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, stressing Bahrain’s keenness to enhance cooperation with Egypt at all levels.

'Egypt supports whatever fulfills the high interest of Libya': Sisi to head of Libyan Presidential Council

Tue, 21 Dec 2021 - 02:52 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received Tuesday in Cairo Head of the Libyan Presidential Council Mohamed al-Menfy.

Egypt’s Parliament discusses gov’t strategy to confront climate change

Mon, 20 Dec 2021 - 02:04 GMT

The Egyptian Parliament held a discussion during its plenary session on Monday, tackling a request by a number of its members on clarifying the government’s policy on the measures taken to confront the phenomenon of climate change.

Parliament speaker reviews Egypt efforts towards climate change issues at PA-UFM

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 - 01:03 GMT

Gebali reviewed Egypt's efforts in facing climate change as it has given top priority to this issue.

Sisi ratifies amendments to Counterterrorism Law after parliamentary approval

Thu, 11 Nov 2021 - 07:59 GMT

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has ratified three amendments to the Counterterrorism Law after being granted final approval from the House of Representatives earlier in November.

Egypt’s senate discusses new draft law for ‘elderly rights’

Mon, 08 Nov 2021 - 02:35 GMT

Egypt’s senate committees are to discuss new draft law regarding the elderly rights which was submitted by the government after being proposed by member of parliament Abdel Hadi Al-Qasabi along with ten members.

3 amendments to Counterterrorism Law granted final approval from Egypt's House of Representatives

Mon, 01 Nov 2021 - 04:53 GMT

Three amendments to the Counterterrorism Law have been granted final approval from the House of Representatives on Monday.

Egypt toughens penalties for bullying people with disabilities

Sun, 03 Oct 2021 - 11:56 GMT

Bullying a person with a disability shall be punishable by imprisonment for of no less than two years and a fine of no less than LE 50,000 and not more than LE 100,000.

CPYP members win 10 seats in parliamentary special committee elections

Sun, 03 Oct 2021 - 08:07 GMT

Six members of the CPYP won positions as secretaries of special committees while four others elected as special committee deputies.

Egyptian President Sisi invites parliament to hold 2nd inaugural session of 1st legislative term

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 - 12:53 GMT

The inaugural session is due to convene at 11:00 am on Tuesday, October 5, 2021.

Jordanian parliamentary delegation pays Egypt one-week visit

Sat, 18 Sep 2021 - 11:58 GMT

The one-week visit will include discussions topics related to media and tourism between both countries, besides other topics in several fields of mutual concern.

Speaker of Iraqi Parliament visits Egypt on Tuesday

Sun, 12 Sep 2021 - 10:54 GMT

It is expected that Halbousi will sign an agreement with the Egyptian side to exchange experiences and hold training courses, the newspaper added.

Egypt's House delegation leaves for Vienna to attend speakers conf.

Sun, 05 Sep 2021 - 01:49 GMT

Egypt’s participation in the two events is considered a good chance to exchange views regarding regional and international challenges.

MP calls for harsher penalty to end child kidnapping in Egypt

Mon, 30 Aug 2021 - 08:49 GMT

Member of Parliament Tayseer Matar called for a harsher penalty for child kidnapping, describing the crime as hostile to humanity.

Tunisian president declares curfew after firing government

Mon, 26 Jul 2021 - 08:24 GMT

Saied banned the movement of people or vehicles on the streets from 7 p.m.-6 a.m. until Aug. 27, while also prohibiting gatherings of more than three people in public roads or squares.

Law drafted on allocating lands for youth centers nationwide

Mon, 12 Jul 2021 - 07:05 GMT

The Coordination Committee of Party’s Youth Leaders and Politicians (CPYP) has drafted a law on the ownership and exchange of land between ministries to be used by youth centers and facilities.

Egypt's parliament gives final approval to sovereign sukuk law

Mon, 28 Jun 2021 - 03:30 GMT

The second article of the draft law specifies aspects of using sovereign sukuk to finance investment, economic and development projects included in the economic and social development plan of the state’s general budget.

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