Egypt-Saudi ties see fresh start after Sisi-Salman talks
A meeting between Egyptian President Abdel- Fattah al-Sisi and Saudi King Salman bin Abdel-Aziz on the sidelines of the 28th Arab League summit in Jordan may turn over a new leaf in the bilateral ...
Saturday 01-04-2017 07:48 PM
After visiting France: Egyptian candidate for top UNESCO post back home
Cairo - Egypts candidate for the post of the director-general of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), Ambassador Moshira Khattab, arrived to Egypt after a ...
Wednesday 29-03-2017 03:50 PM
Leading member of 'Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis' killed in Sinai raid
Cairo - Five militants were killed in an army raid in North Sinai including a leading member of Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis , an Egyptian army spokesman announced on Sunday. The armys statement did not ...
Monday 27-03-2017 07:01 PM
Egyptian, Bahraini leaders meet ahead of summit
Cairo - Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has received Bahraini King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa in Cairo, meeting him at the airport before holding "extensive" talks alongside aides in the ...
Monday 27-03-2017 07:01 PM
Egypt jails 56 people over boat disaster that killed 200 migrants
Rashid (Egypt) - An Egyptian court sentenced 56 people to prison on Sunday over the capsizing of a migrant boat that left over 200 people dead last year. The defendants were sentenced to at least ...
Sunday 26-03-2017 04:48 PM
Interior Ministry: Man killed, his family injured in Maadi explosion
Cairo - The Security Information Center of the Ministry of
Interior in Egypt announced the death of a citizen and the injury of 3 members of
his family when a bomb went off in Maadi district on ...
Saturday 25-03-2017 11:35 AM
Egypt condemns UK parliament terror attack
Cairo - Egypts foreign ministry said the attack shows that terrorist organisations can invade communities and meddle with their security and stability despite the security precautions in place ...
Thursday 23-03-2017 10:57 AM
Minister: New legislations and development projects geared to empower women workforce in Egypt
CAIRO - Minister of Social Solidarity,
Ghada Wali said that Egyptian government is pushing through new legislations to
protect and empower women, including legislations prescribing stiffer ...
Wednesday 22-03-2017 05:39 PM
Arab Fund to commit $82 million for Sinai development projects
The Kuwait-based Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development
(AFESD) is studying contributing 25 million Kuwaiti dinars ($82 million)
to development projects in the Sinai Peninsula, its ...
Wednesday 22-03-2017 12:10 AM
EgyptAir to enforce US ban on electronic devices
Egyptian authorities will apply a coming American ban on electronic devices in carry-on baggage on flights from Cairo to the US starting on Friday, sources at Cairo airport told Ahram Online. The US ...
Tuesday 21-03-2017 05:20 PM
Roadside bombs kill 3 in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula
Three people were killed and 11 others injured in two attacks late Monday in Egypt’s restive Sinai Peninsula, according to a local security source. A car struck a roadside bomb in central Sinai, ...
Tuesday 21-03-2017 01:17 PM
Minister appeals to Egyptians abroad to help combat irregular migration
Cairo - Ambassador Nabila Makram , Minister
of Immigration and Egyptian Affairs Abroad, expressed her pleasure to sign a
cooperation protocol with Al-Gharbiyya Province in the pursuit of ...
Monday 20-03-2017 02:35 PM
Egyptian Journalist slams EU report on human rights in Egypt
Cairo - The European Union (EU) released a
report on the human rights situation in Egypt, alleging that Egypt continues to
persecute NGOs and journalists through swingeing clampdown on civil ...
Saturday 18-03-2017 11:55 PM
Sisi approves forming Egypt's mission to NATO
Saturday 18-03-2017 12:25 PM
Egyptian Endowments Ministry warns about unaffiliated ‘Kuttabs’ not subject to its supervision
Cairo - Sheikh Jaber Tayi, head of the
religious sector at Ministry of Religious Endowments and Affairs (Awqaf),
warned Egyptian citizens against sending their children to unidentified ...
Tuesday 14-03-2017 11:43 AM