Egyptian President

Sisi urges facilitating contracting procedures for acquiring industrial complex units

Mon, 21 Sep 2020 - 08:07 GMT

Meeting with Prime Minister Mustafa Madbouli and Minister of Trade and Industry Nevine Gamea, President Abdel Fattah El Sisi urged the government to facilitate contracting procedures for owning units at the industrial complex across the nation.

Egypt’s president urges scaling up efforts to develop unsafe slums, ensure decent life for dwellers

Sun, 20 Sep 2020 - 06:37 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Sunday urged continuous state efforts and projects to develop unsafe slums in the capital, Cairo, to secure appropriate housing units for citizens, the Egyptian Presidency said.

Egypt’s President approves amendments to custom tax law

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 - 06:24 GMT

Amendments to the law defines the value of custom taxes on imported equipment required for charging stations and natural gas fueling stations.

Sisi renews warning of disinformation campaigns that seek to halt progress, ‘destroy state’

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 - 09:39 GMT

He said some states and parties have decided to fund platforms that claim they seek to make good changes, while their “hidden face is destruction”

Egypt’s president follows up on major agriculture project to increase main crops production

Thu, 10 Sep 2020 - 02:38 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi urged coordination among relevant authorities to execute “Mostqbal Masr” agricultural project in northwestern Egypt in accordance with highest standards.

Egyptian president urges quick implementation of smart transportation system

Mon, 07 Sep 2020 - 05:26 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Monday urged officials to start the establishment of a smart transportation system, with the aim of enhancing security and safety of citizens in transportation networks nationwide.

Egypt sends military aircraft carrying aid to Sudan amid floods

Sun, 06 Sep 2020 - 07:44 GMT

Sudanese officials expressed appreciation of Egypt's efforts in support of the Sudanese people at times of crisis.

Sisi affirms supporting political solution in Libya as he receives EU foreign affairs rep.

Thu, 03 Sep 2020 - 02:09 GMT

Sisi affirmed that Egypt welcomes all constructive and positive steps that would lead to peaceful settlement, de-escalation and development in Libya.

Sisi urges ensuring health safety of students ahead of new school year

Wed, 02 Sep 2020 - 07:12 GMT

The President also directed to ensure the provision of all necessary medical needs and supplies to assist all workers in the health sector and assist them in carrying out their mission.

Sisi voices support for expanding Italian Eni’s oil, gas activities in Egypt

Sun, 30 Aug 2020 - 03:38 GMT

Meeting with Claudio Descalzi, the chief executive of Italian company, Sisi highlighted the need to accurately implement the company’s projects and to take into consideration the importance the state attaches to this vital sector.

Libyan Parliament Speaker hails Sisi’s ‘brave’ efforts to bring peace to country

Fri, 21 Aug 2020 - 05:00 GMT

Libyan Parliament Speaker Aguila Saleh on Friday hailed Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El Sisi’s “brave” stance after a comprehensive ceasefire was announced by conflicting parties in Libya.

Giza Zoo, major gardens to reopen Monday as coronavirus cases decline

Fri, 21 Aug 2020 - 11:45 GMT

The Giza Zoo, as well as a number of well-known gardens in the Greater Cairo will reopen for the public starting Monday, the Agriculture Ministry media adviser said, after months of closure over the spread of coronavirus.

President Ramaphosa thanks Egypt for supporting African coronavirus efforts

Fri, 21 Aug 2020 - 11:04 GMT

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Thursday thanked Egypt for its efforts to combat the novel coronavirus and to support the African efforts in this regard.

Egypt records 139 new coronavirus cases amid state’s efforts to hit zero cases

Mon, 17 Aug 2020 - 08:43 GMT

Egypt recorded, Wednesday, 139 new coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, upping the total number of confirmed cases to 96,475, amid calls by the president on citizens to take preventive measures, in order for the country to hit zero new cases soon.

Egypt's President orders sending aid to Sudan via military planes after floods

Fri, 14 Aug 2020 - 04:32 GMT

Two military planes carrying large amounts of food and children's milk departed from Egypt to Sudan, as per orders by Egypt's President Abdel Fattah El Sisi, Army's Spokesman Tamer Al Refae said.

Egyptian Presidency approves S. Korean grant to automate patent system

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 - 11:30 GMT

The project includes improving the efficiency of patent management, by using the online patent application system, facilitating the public access to patent information, establishing an electronic services portal for the public, setting up a capacity development program by sending Korean experts to the Egyptian Patent Office, and training office members in South Korea.

Wrap-up: Senate Elections: Egyptian citizens, officials practicing their constitutional right

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 - 10:08 GMT

Citizens and officials, including the President, were seen while casting their ballots in the elections of the re-instated Egyptian Senate, amid calls for citizens to practice their constitutional right for the vital role the Senate is expected to play in the political scene.

Egypt’s Sisi calls on Lebanese ‘patriots’ to distance their country from regional disputes

Sun, 09 Aug 2020 - 04:43 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi took part on Sunday in a virtual donors’ conference co-hosted by French President Emmanuel Macron and the United Nations, with the aim of obtaining aid for Beirut.

Egypt’s Sisi hails Saudi Arabia’s ‘careful’ organization of Hajj rituals amid coronavirus crisis

Fri, 31 Jul 2020 - 10:18 GMT

The Saudi authorities have allowed only 10,000 people to perform the rites of Hajj this year due to the novel virus, and have kept all facilities sterilized, although Saudi Arabia had earned billions of dollars every year from Hajj.

Sisi’s remarks on GERD indicate expectations of reaching fair deal with Ethiopia, Sudan: Foreign Ministry

Wed, 29 Jul 2020 - 11:21 GMT

Sisi said Egyptian media should not mention a military action as an option in the issue of the Renaissance Dam.