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World - International
11/14/2021 6:58:23 PM
The world must act quickly to cut greenhouse gas emissions and avoid "catastrophic" global warming, scientists and politicians warned after nearly 200 countries reached a last-minute agreement in Glasgow on Saturday.

World - International
11/14/2021 10:00:02 AM
The top diplomats from China and the United States have exchanged stern warnings over the flashpoint issue of Taiwan, ahead of Monday's hotly awaited summit between their leaders.

World - International
11/13/2021 5:35:54 PM
US President Joe Biden will hold a hotly anticipated virtual summit Monday with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping, as tensions swell and both sides indicate they will not give ground on flashpoint issues such as Taiwan.

World - International
11/13/2021 3:12:00 PM
Negotiators at the this year's U.N. climate talks were poring over fresh proposals aimed at sealing a deal that could credibly be said to boost the world's efforts to tackle global warming.

World - Region
11/8/2021 11:11:07 PM
Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune announced on Monday that the Arab League summit will be held in Algiers in March 2022.

World - International
11/8/2021 3:43:27 PM
With pressure growing for decisive action out of this year's U.N. climate talks, Barack Obama is bringing his political weight to bear Monday on negotiators for nearly 200 governments, urging them to greater ambition in cutting climate-wrecking emissions and dealing with the mounting damage.

Life & Style - Health
11/8/2021 11:01:56 AM
From mental health apps to a helmet that can shock a patient’s brain remotely, startups at this year’s Web Summit are betting on a major shift towards “tele-medicine” as the world emerges from the pandemic.

World - International
11/7/2021 2:11:01 PM
John Kerry is everywhere and on the move at a fateful UN climate summit. President Joe Biden's envoy at the talks in Glasgow, Kerry steams from side talks with US rivals China and Russia that painstakingly probe for common ground on climate to news conferences extolling progress. Kerry pops into project launches, rewarding CEOs and bankers for emissions-cutting efforts with high-level face time and praise. The lanky envoy smiles for a photo with Indigenous women from Brazil, their feather headdresses barely reaching his chin.

World - International
11/6/2021 10:50:23 AM
Glasgow was on Saturday bracing for a second day of protests against what campaigners say is a lack of urgency to address global warming after Greta Thunberg labelled the crunch UN climate summit there a "failure".

World - International
11/5/2021 11:38:42 AM
Thousands of youth activists were preparing to descend on Glasgow on Friday to protest against what they say is a dangerous lack of action by leaders at the COP26 climate summit.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
11/4/2021 2:28:51 PM
Egypt targets boosting trade exchange with African countries, Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly said in the Cabinet's meeting on Thursday as the country prepares to host the 21st Summit of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA).

Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
11/4/2021 11:01:00 AM
During his speech at the United Nations Climate Change Summit President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi said the urgency and universality of the issue prompted Egypt to implement a sustainable development model centred on increasing green projects to 50 per cent by 2025 and 100 per cent by 2030.

World - International
11/3/2021 12:03:31 PM
China hit back Wednesday against criticism by US President Joe Biden, who had accused Beijing of not showing leadership after President Xi Jinping skipped the make-or-break COP26 United Nations summit in Glasgow.

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
11/2/2021 11:18:13 PM
There were signs of disunity at the climate summit and lofty declarations made there will not be legally binding, reports Manal Lotfy

World - International
11/2/2021 6:17:49 PM
On a train hurtling toward Glasgow, the mayors of Seattle and Freetown, Sierra Leone, greeted each other like long lost sisters, bonded by years of Zoom calls and collaboration in the fight against climate change.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
11/2/2021 4:21:00 PM
​Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi called on developed countries on Monday to fulfill their pledge to provide $100 billion annually to developing countries to address the effects of climate change.

World - International
11/2/2021 2:03:13 PM
Environmentalists have launched their traditional ‘Fossil of the Day’ awards at the U.N. climate conference, with Britain and Australia the first to receive the questionable honor.

World - International
11/2/2021 10:56:05 AM
World leaders will conclude a two-day climate summit on Tuesday with a multibillion-dollar pledge to end deforestation by 2030 -- a date too far away for campaigners who want action sooner to save the planet's lungs.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
11/1/2021 10:16:41 PM
President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi reiterated on Monday in a meeting with Congolese President Felix Tshisekedi Egypt’s firm position on the need to engage in negotiations to reach a legally binding agreement on the filling and operating policies of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

World - International
11/1/2021 8:16:59 PM
President Joe Biden told a UN summit on Monday that actions taken this decade to contain climate change would be decisive in preventing future generations from suffering, declaring that ``none of us can escape the worst that is yet to come if we fail to seize this moment.''

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