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Presidential elections, due to start on Sunday, come at a time Egypt is facing critical challenges.

What is the role of the National Election Authority in December’s presidential election?

As the countdown to the presidential poll begins, candidates are intensifying their campaigns, reports Gamal Essam El-Din

Prime Minister Mustafa Madbouli faced questions from MPs about the measures being taken by the government to prevent Israel from forcibly displacing Palestinians in Gaza into Sinai

Presidential candidates are working on their election campaigns as Egyptians head to the polls in December, reports Gamal Essam El-Din

The government intends to refer 58 draft laws to parliament to be debated and voted on during the current legislative session, reports Gamal Essam El-Din

Egypt's parliament – the House of Representatives – gave Monday its final approval for a new law that facilitates reconciliation in building violations.

A joint parliamentary committee approved Wednesday an updated government-drafted bill meant to allow citizens to settle their construction violations more easily.

Presidential election campaigning is shifting into high gear as the 8 December deadline approaches, reports Gamal Essam El-Din

Egypt's parliament – the House of Representatives – gave final approval Sunday to new government-drafted amendments to the penal code toughening penalties for sexual harassment and bullying crimes.

The development of North Sinai is central to Egypt’s national security, writes Gamal Essam El-Din

Campaigning for the presidential election begins this week

Economic development and increasing the number of Sinai residents is vital to Egypt’s national security.

Egypt’s parliament – the House of Representatives – approved on Sunday a government-drafted amendment to the 2016 VAT law to impose a tax of EGP 0.50 on tobacco products sold on the local market.

Israeli plans to displace Palestinians from Gaza to Sinai trigger a wave of mass protests across Egypt.

Presidential candidates announced their election platforms this week.

Egypt's parliament – the House of Representatives – gave President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi and the armed forces Thursday a "mandate" to take all the necessary measures to ensure Egypt's national security and protect Egypt from foreign threats, particularly Israel's attempts to deport Palestinians in Gaza to Sinai.

Egypt's two chambers of parliament – the House of Representatives and the Senate – will hold two emergency sessions today and tomorrow to discuss the latest developments in Israel's war on the Palestinians of Gaza.

Four candidates will vie to be the next president of Egypt, reports Gamal Essam El-Din

Parliament has approved two laws aimed at giving financial support to limited-income classes and attracting foreign investments

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