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Sudan called on Ethiopia not to go ahead with the second filling of GERD in the letter
Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El Sisi directed the government to develop and automate the system ...
Minister Abdel-Ati emphasised Egypt's fundamental interests in the decade-old issue, which he said are based on preserving the country's water rights and achieving benefits for all
50 percent of organizations’ growth in Egypt will be expected in Hybrid Cloud adoption by 2023, says Wael Abdoush
Generation Next aims to invest in the future, thus highlighting Egypt’s government’s commitment to boosting entrepreneurship and investing in start-ups
Most Lebanese have seen their purchase power drop and their savings evaporate, and more than half the tiny country's population now lives below the poverty line
Iran and the United States have been sworn enemies for more than 40 years
Israel captured east Jerusalem, home to holy sites sacred to Jews, Christians and Muslims, in the 1967 war and annexed it in a move not recognized internationally
Alexandria Governor Mohamed El-Sherif denied any fatalities due to the accident so far
In its most recent edition, the Terror Index of the National Centre for Studies argued that the fight against militant groups, especially IS, is far from over
El-Wazir noted that those houses near the railway were illegally constructed, as the minimum distance between the rail line and houses should be 15 metres
Lebanon has the greatest number of elderly in the Middle East as 10% of the population of 6 million is over 65
Despite Raisi's impending presidency, Biden administration officials insist prospects for reaching an agreement are unaltered
In a meeting on Monday, Minister Abdel-Ati discussed with the South Sudanese FM the latest developments concerning the decade-long row over the GERD
Ambassador Yasser Elwy met on Monday Lebanese army chief Joseph Aoun
For their part, the committee members hailed efforts exerted by the Armed Forces to secure the home front and confront threats.
Sixteen ambulances and civil protection personnel have been dispatched to the accident site. Cairo governor Khaled Abdel-Aal also visited the site along with police personnel.
The Egyptian citizens spent three days at Tripoli's immigration detention centre before the Egyptian embassy was able to resolve the matter with the concerned authorities
The meeting addressed attracting Malaysian investments in the Suez Canal industrial zones and affiliated ports.
The Israeli Foreign Ministry said Lapid will visit the UAE June 29-30, and will inaugurate an Israeli Embassy in Abu Dhabi and a consulate in Dubai
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Egypt reported 566 new coronavirus cases on Thursday bringing the total infection tally officially to 276756 since the outbreak began in February 2020.
Armenia’s political forces have a few more days to hold election rallies before voting starts in the country’s parliamentary elections, writes Nora Koloyan-Keuhnelian
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The letter explained the latest developments concerning the dispute over GERD and included Egypt's refusal of what Ethiopia announced about its intention to forge ahead with filling the dam during the current flood season

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The husband, 22, is convicted of conspiring with a worker, 33, to rape his wife in her apartment in order to stain her reputation, thereby giving the husband grounds for divorce
For their part, the committee members hailed efforts exerted by the Armed Forces to secure the home front and confront threats.
The Egyptian citizens spent three days at Tripoli's immigration detention centre before the Egyptian embassy was able to resolve the matter with the concerned authorities
'It is important to reach a legally binding agreement on the GERD and the international community must have a serious role in this issue,' said Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi
Only some aspects of a new Carnegie publication on the US and the Arab world merit agreement, writes Azza Radwan Sedky
Egypt is working on achieving Palestinian reconciliation and the possible resumption of peace negotiations between the Palestinians and Israelis, writes Hussein Haridy
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Despite the upbeat atmosphere at this week’s G7 summit meeting, insufficient measures were announced on global vaccination against Covid-19 and climate change
The Tuesday meeting of Arab foreign ministers to affirm solidarity with Egypt and Sudan in their dispute ...
Iran will be electing a new president later this month, but any hope that this could lead to change from within the regime is simply wishful thinking
The crossing is marked by a 700-metre US-funded bridge that opened in 2007 with the aim of boosting trade between the central Asian neighbours
Blackmore, who commands the eight British F-35 jets and the 10 helicopters aboard the carrier, said UK and Russian pilots have come within `visual distance' of each other
In all, around 600 sets of remains are interred in the two cemeteries for migrants. Only three have names
The vote on Sunday was widely watched as the last national electoral test ahead of presidential and parliamentary elections next year which polls currently show as being a close race between Le Pen and Macron
The agricultural blow and lack of funds to finance the imports will add to pressure on a Syrian economy already reeling from the war and buckling under the pressure of US sanctions, and the COVID-19 pandemic
Israel allowed a limited resumption of commercial exports from the Gaza Strip on Monday in what it called a "conditional" measure one month after a truce halted 11 days of fighting with Hamas
Her innovative hand-embroidered animation is among the favorite choices for the animation contest at the Ismailia Int’l Film Festival
Undeniably, Hany Guirguis Fawzy’s films were characterised with a bold approach to subject matters while presenting appealing content
Other films screened and discussed include Lebanon's A City And A Woman and the Netherland's Naya - the Forest Has a Thousand Eyes
Bedir said he prefers to be classified as a comedian, although he is passionate about tragedy and drama
The actress was honored after the screening of her latest short film Kan Lak Ma’aya, directed and written by Rogina Bsali
Accompanied by seven musicians, Maher will present a series of songs from the known Egyptian films of the 2000s
Under its 2030 vision, Egypt plans to increase the supply of electricity generated from renewable sources to 20 percent by 2022 and up to 42 percent by 2035
The figure accounts for 31.7 percent of Egypt’s net international reserves
The negotiations are expected to concentrate on Egypt’s financial stability, green recovery, private sector participation and boosting women’s participation in the economy, according to the statement.
Comprised of experts from research institutions, the private sector, and governments, in addition to senior staff of the WBG and IMF, the HLAG will propose ideas and frameworks for practical national and global action.
Gamal Abu Ali, the EJB’s Chairman, said that the association’s members see good investment opportunities in Africa to be tapped, through which start-ups and SMEs can play a major role
Fitch expected 2019 demand levels to return by 2024, while jet fuel will take longer to recover by 2026
Esperance played before their fans in the first leg but Ahly will have to contend with empty stands in Cairo in the second leg
Zamalek will face Aswan in the semis after claiming an easy 2-0 victory over Maqassa
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The hunt is on for a coronavirus treatment that can be taken as a pill soon after a confirmed positive, halting the disease in its tracks so that cases that might have been severe end up being nothing more than a bad cold
More people than ever now have access to medications called antiretroviral therapy or ART, which when taken as prescribed, keeps down the amount of virus in their body
Mama Mahrousa provides an enjoyable culinary experience fully accessible to disabled guests
Countries should also avoid giving the Astrazeneca coronavirus vaccine to people over 60, the head of the EU drug regulator's COVID-19 task force was quoted as saying
The life of the little boy with spinal muscular atrophy depends on a $2.1 million injection his family cannot afford
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The exhibition includes 22 musical instruments used by ancient Egyptians who were fond of music
100% of the artifacts are installed in their permanent location in the atrium and the grand staircase
The majority of the objects on view come from Museo Egizio in Turin, Italy, which houses the largest collection of Egyptian antiquities outside of Egypt
A team of restorers and archaeologists were sent to the mosque to start the conservation
The exhibition was officially inaugurated in August 2020
Mostafa Waziri, secretary general of the Supreme Council of Antiquities, said that 68 of these tombs date back to the Boto I and II eras, five from the Naqada III era, and 37 from the Second Intermediate Period era

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