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Egypt govt increases aid to Federation of Arab Journalists to EGP 2 mln per year

Ahram Online , Friday 24 May 2019
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The Egyptian government has approved an increase in its financial support for the Federation of Arab Journalists (FAJ) from EGP 250,000 a year to EGP 2 million, the head of the Egyptian Journalists Syndicate announced on Friday.

Diaa Rashwan made the announcement in a speech to the general assembly of the FAJ in Cairo, adding that the disbursement would be made within a week.

Rashwan said the government has promised to provide a new headquarters for the federation in Cairo soon, adding that talks were held with the prime minister on the allocation of a permanent headquarters.

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