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Egypt’s law criminalizes radio jamming, punishes violators by imprisonment, fine

Sat, 18 Jun 2022 - 08:40 GMT

Egypt’s Telecommunications Regulatory Law punishes unlawful intentional interception of radio waves by imprisonment and fine.

Egyptian Parliamentarian suggests raising awareness on cornea donation, introducing eye bank

Wed, 01 Jun 2022 - 03:09 GMT

There are almost one million citizens who need cornea transplants.

Egypt to host 8th Global Conference of Young Parliamentarians on June 15-16 in Sharm El Sheikh

Tue, 31 May 2022 - 02:25 GMT

The conference is being jointly organized by the House of Representatives and the Inter-Parliamentary Union.

Egypt establishes 6 technological universities, digitalize university exams as part of 22/23 development plan

Tue, 31 May 2022 - 12:47 GMT

Egypt’s development plan for the fiscal year 22/23 aims to build the Egyptian Person, improve citizens’ quality of life, and strengthen the international competitiveness of Egypt’s economy.

Parliament approves 2 agreements for Alexandria Metro, rehabilitation of hydroelectric stations

Tue, 24 May 2022 - 05:11 GMT

The House of Representatives approved the decision of the President of the Arab Republic of Egypt No. 122 of 2022 regarding the approval of a loan agreement (Alexandria Metro) between Egypt and the EBRD in the amount of €250 million, signed in Cairo on Dec. 27, 2021, according to a statement.

Speaker of Kuwaiti Parliament: Egypt’s role in supporting Arab issues ‘honorable’

Sat, 21 May 2022 - 07:45 GMT

In his meeting with Speaker of the House of Representatives Dr. Hanafi Jabali, Ghanim stressing said: “Egypt is the capital of the Arabs."

Egypt's House of Representatives recommends faculties of African studies and languages be opened

Tue, 17 May 2022 - 01:53 GMT

The Foreign Affairs Committee at the House of Representatives recommended on Monday that faculties of African studies be opened in Egyptian universities as well as departments of African languages at the faculties of arts and education.

Egypt's Parliament approves 3 agreements supporting health insurance system, Upper Egypt's development

Thu, 12 May 2022 - 11:44 GMT

Egyptian Parliament approved Thursday three agreements that support health insurance system in the country, and Upper Egypt's development.

Egypt advances to 48th position in empowering women politically

Tue, 10 May 2022 - 01:47 GMT

Egypt has advanced 48 ranks in the indicators of political empowerment of women in a global report on gender gap, according to Cabinet’s media center.

40 Egyptian political parties to present their views on national dialogue mechanisms

Tue, 10 May 2022 - 01:04 GMT

Secretary-general of the Coalition of Egyptian Parties Taysir Matar told Al Ahram Tuesday that representatives of the 40 member parties will meet Wednesday evening.

Egypt’s parliament considers bill regulating food waste

Tue, 03 May 2022 - 11:35 GMT

A study prepared by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) showed that about 50 percent of vegetables and fruits, 40 percent of fish, 30 percent of milk and wheat are wasted annually in Egypt.

Parliamentarian committee approves draft law on ownership, breeding of dangerous animals

Mon, 18 Apr 2022 - 11:46 GMT

The Agriculture and Irrigation Committee of the House of Representatives approved a draft law to issue a law regulating the possession of dangerous animals and dogs.

Egypt’s new law regulating Elderly rights witnessed fruitful cooperation between authorities: Parliamentarian

Mon, 04 Apr 2022 - 01:00 GMT

The Law regulating the Elderly Rights in Egypt has seen fruitful cooperation between legislative and executive authorities, Member of Parliament Ahmed Fathi said.

Egypt's Parliament approves to continue imposing security measures on some areas in Sinai for 6 months

Wed, 30 Mar 2022 - 01:24 GMT

The decision extends the provisions of the Presidential Decree No. 442 of 2021. It was approved by a majority of the Parliament's members.

Parliament approves amendments to Egypt’s General Intelligence Law

Wed, 23 Feb 2022 - 10:44 GMT

The House of Representatives, headed by Counselor Hanafi Jabali, Speaker of Parliament, approved Wednesday a report submitted by the Defense and National Security Committee on amending some provisions of the General Intelligence Law.

Parl’t committee approves draft law to toughen punishment of unregistered migration facilitators

Wed, 23 Feb 2022 - 10:15 GMT

This legislation comes within the framework of the state's strategy towards providing legislative solutions to combat such crime.

Egypt's Parl't speaker heads to Bahrain on official visit

Fri, 11 Feb 2022 - 10:31 GMT

The visit falls within the deeply-rooted ties between the two countries at all levels.

Egypt's parliament approves bill on state public planning, provisions of bill on tourist facilities

Tue, 25 Jan 2022 - 12:45 GMT

The House approval came after the draft law was referred to the State Council.

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.

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