New PM Qandil to hold a press conference Tuesday, meets Morsi
Ahram Online, Tuesday 24 Jul 2012
Egypt's newly appointed Prime Minister Hisham Qandil meets with President Morsi, will hold press conference later Tuesday

President Mohamed Morsi is currently in a meeting with Hisham Qandil, Egypt's newly appointed prime minister. He will hold a press conference after the meeting.

Qandil was appointed by the president on Tuesday morning after weeks of speculation.

He was minister of irrigation and water resources in the interim government of Kamal El-Ganzouri.