Egyptian President

EBRD chief hails Egypt’s success in implementing economic reform program

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 - 06:02 GMT

Renaud-Basso said the Egyptian economic reform program has contributed to the recovery of the economy, raising growth rates and maximizing direct foreign investments.

Egyptian president urges developing Al-Fustat Park in Old Cairo, increasing green areas

Sat, 17 Apr 2021 - 07:39 GMT

Sisi directed following the modern work paths and mechanisms used to implement national projects during the past years

Italy’s Eni says looking forward to growing oil and gas exploration, production activities in Egypt

Fri, 16 Apr 2021 - 08:12 GMT

Claudio Descalzi, CEO of the energy company Eni, met on Thursday with President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi.

Egyptian, Djiboutian presidents agree on need to resolve GERD dispute to avoid regional implications

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 - 07:55 GMT

Sisi reiterated Egypt’s fixed stance on the need to reach a comprehensive, legally-binding agreement on the filling and operation of the massive Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, the Egyptian Presidency said in a statement.

Egypt’s President, First Lady greet Arab people on holy month of Ramadan

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 - 08:12 GMT

Sisi in a tweet hailed Ramadan as the month of “obedience and forgiveness that is full of goodness and faith and in which hearts and human souls are renewed”.

Lavrov tells Sisi Russia rejects any harm to Egypt’s historic water rights

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 - 05:23 GMT

Lavrov has made an official visit to Egypt, during which he also held a press conference with his Egyptian counterpart, Sameh Shoukry and highlighted the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) dispute.

Egypt’s president receives Tunisian counterpart in Cairo for 3-day visit

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 - 03:15 GMT

Saied is making an official three-day visit to Egypt that lasts until April 11. It is the first time for Saied to visit Egypt.

Egyptian President says gathered citizens’ info shall be strictly protected, regulated

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 12:01 GMT

Sisi said the personal information about each citizen is highly sensitive, adding the state authorities shall be allowed to only view information that are related to it.

Sisi warns Ethiopia of taking single drop of Egyptian water, says ‘all options are open’

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 11:05 GMT

“I tell our Ethiopian brothers: we should not reach the level that you mess with a water drop in Egypt, because all options are open,” Sisi said, while inaugurating the secured and smart documents complex.

Egypt’s El-Sisi in new capital to inaugurate secured and smart documents complex

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 08:57 GMT

During the ceremony, El-Sisi received a souvenir from the officials of the complex.

Egypt’s president urges increasing ‘Ahlan Ramadan’ fair outlets to 2,100

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 07:10 GMT

The fair, held for the sixth year, provides basic commodities at affordable prices for all citizens on the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan.

Egyptian president says ‘deterrent punishment’ will be inflicted on culprits of Sohag train collision

Fri, 26 Mar 2021 - 01:41 GMT

Two trains in the Upper Egyptian governorate collided on Friday causing the death of 32 people and the injury of dozens, according to the official data by the Health Ministry.

Egyptian president stresses need to reach legal agreement on GERD in meeting with Burundi counterpart

Wed, 24 Mar 2021 - 01:19 GMT

Sisi and Ndayishimiye agreed on the need to intensify coordination during the coming period on the sensitive and vital GERD issue.

Egypt’s president urges boosting industry localization in activities with French Alstom

Mon, 22 Mar 2021 - 08:40 GMT

Sisi called for a center to train Egyptian experts in parallel with benefiting from the foreign expertise in transferring knowledge, the Presidency said in a statement.

Egypt's president urges boosting local industry, localizing technology to meet market needs

Sat, 20 Mar 2021 - 03:09 GMT

The directives aim at bridging the gap between exports and imports and achieving self-sufficiency of local products and therefore decreasing exportation using foreign currency.

Egypt’s president greets Tunisian counterpart on Independence Day

Sat, 20 Mar 2021 - 01:46 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi sent on Saturday a cable of congratulations to his Tunisian counterpart, Kais Saied, to greet him on the Tunisian Independence Day.

Sisi hails Egyptian doctors as ‘angels of mercy, God’s hand to save humanity’ from dangers of diseases

Thu, 18 Mar 2021 - 07:22 GMT

This came as Mohamed Awad Tag El-Din, advisor to the president on health affairs, gave a speech at the celebration on behalf of Sisi.

Egypt’s president orders raising minimum wage to LE 2,400, raising pensions by 13%

Mon, 15 Mar 2021 - 05:24 GMT

The wage increases for the employees working at the administrative body of the state will cost the state around LE 37 billion in total and the pensions increase will cost the state around LE 31 billion, a presidential statement read.

Sisi urges maintaining Libyan-Libyan dialogue, advancing political settlement in phone call with presidential council head

Sat, 13 Mar 2021 - 06:38 GMT

Menfi hailed Egypt’s sincere efforts seeking to restore security and stability in Libya and to achieve development in the Arab country

Sisi tells PM Dbeibeh Egypt ready to participate in implementing developmental projects in Libya

Sat, 13 Mar 2021 - 06:01 GMT

Sisi stressed his confidence in Dbeibeh’s ability to manage the current transitional period, achieve comprehensive reconciliation among Libyans and unify the state institutions in preparation for holding national elections in December