Countries warn Israel that annexing settlements in the occupied West Bank could have ‘consequences’ for relations. The foreign ministers of Egypt, France, Germany and Jordan…View More Egypt, France, Germany and Jordan warn Israel over annexation
Mohamed Monir, 65, passes away from COVID-19 after contracting the new coronavirus during pre-trial detention. Egyptian journalist Mohamed Monir, who was arrested last month after…View More Egypt: Journalist held for appearing on Al Jazeera dies of virus
Ethiopia argues the dam will bring electricity to more than 65 million people who currently ‘live in complete darkness’. Egypt has told the United Nations…View More Egypt warns of 'existential threat' from Ethiopia dam
Egyptian president warned of ‘direct’ intervention in Libya, citing the need to protect Egypt’s porous border. Libya’s UN-recognised Government of National Accord (GNA) has denounced…View More Libya: GNA calls Egypt's military threat 'declaration of war'
TRIPOLI (AFP) – Libya’s UN-recognised Government of National Accord (GNA) on Sunday (June 21) denounced Egypt’s warning of military intervention in Libya, labelling it a…View More Libya unity govt says Egypt threat 'declaration of war'
CAIRO (Reuters) – Egypt is allowing hotels to reopen for domestic tourists on condition they operate at no more than 25% capacity until the end…View More Egypt reopens hotels for local tourists with strict conditions
CAIRO (Reuters) – Egypt was expecting growth of 3.5% in the fiscal year 2020-21 which starts in July, but growth could slow to 2% if…View More Egypt sees growth slowing to 2% in 2020-21 if coronavirus continues to December: minister
CAIRO (AFP) – Haggard and dishevelled from the stress of making ends meet, day labourers line up in Cairo for food parcels after losing their…View More Coronavirus: Pandemic deals heavy blow to Egypt's working poor
CAIRO (Reuters) – Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has told the relevant authorities to boost strategic reserves of staple goods, a presidency spokesman said on…View More Egypt's Sisi calls for boost of strategic food reserves during coronavirus outbreak
CAIRO (AFP) – Egypt has placed more than 300 families under quarantine in a Delta village to stem the spread of the new coronavirus after…View More Egypt quarantines 300 families in village after coronavirus deaths
A huge sandstorm that can even be seen from space has swept across the Middle East this week, sparking apocalyptic fears among residents. The sandstorm…View More Freak biblical weather sparks apocalyptic warnings as sandstorm blocks sun in Middle East
CAIRO (REUTERS) – Egypt reported its first fatality from the coronavirus on Sunday (March 8), with the Health Ministry saying a 60-year-old German tourist, who…View More Egypt reports first coronavirus fatality as German tourist dies
Saudi Arabia Puts City in Eastern Province Under Virus Lockdown Saudi Arabia suspended entry and exit from Al Qatif governorate in the oil-rich Eastern Province…View More Egypt Coronavirus Death Is First Fatality in Continental Africa
Egypt imposes new rules that allows state to block websites and social media accounts for ‘fake news’ or incitement. Egypt’s top media regulator put into…View More Egypt tightens restrictions on media, social networks