Ethiopia has announced that it will establish a new dam, with a capacity to store 55 million cubic meters of water, amid an escalating dispute with Egypt and Sudan over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). The country’s Minister of Water, Irrigation and Energy, Seleshi Bekele, and the Head of the Amhara Regional State, Agegnehu …
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The Louvre Museum in Paris suffered a drop of over 70% in visitor numbers in 2020, as restrictions put in place against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) kept art lovers away, the museum said last Friday.
Festival to offer film enthusiasts 7 days at remote cinema and one-person film screenings in historic city
Minister of State for Emigration and Egyptian Expatriates’ Affairs Nabila Makram said, on Monday, that her ministry cooperated with civil society organisations to provide accommodation and medicines for Egyptians stranded in the UAE. The move came after Kuwait closed down its airports in December, due to resurgence in cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. …
Egypt’s holds many promising opportunities in the data centre field, according to Tamer Hedayat, Regional Director in Europe and the Middle East for the US group Netsync Network Solutions.
Bahr Al-Baqar wastewater treatment plant is world’s largest, with capacity of 5m cbm per day
Manufactured by local pharmaceutical companies, there are plans to export promising drug
Egyptian Minister of Communications and Information Technology said that the property management system aims to rationally manage Egypt’s real estate
New cash fund part of NI Capital’s plan to enhance financial inclusion
Veteran Egyptian actor Hadi El Gayar passed away, on Sunday morning, at the Al-Haram Hospital in Cairo after contracting the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). He was 71.
Egypt expressed its sincere condolences and sympathy, on Sunday, to the families of those killed in a plane crash in Indonesia.
The Assistant Minister of Justice for illicit gains affairs referred, on Saturday, former chairperson of the Egyptian TV and Radio Union, Osama El-Sheikh, and three others to the criminal court.
Al-Takamul Hospitals are important, necessary in implementing comprehensive health insurance, says Hala El-Said
An Indonesian aircraft belonging to local Jakarta-based carrier Sriwijaya Air went missing, on Saturday, with 62 passengers on board.
Senators to request invocation of 25th Amendment, yet Trump removal unlikely
Delegation of Libyan MPs allegedly meets Turkish officials in Ankara over armed factions in Libyan capital, according to media reports
Prime Minister visits housing project in Al-Salam City, which will provide 4,800 housing units
‘Memory of the City’ initiative aims to preserve urban and social history of historical neighbourhoods in Cairo
The Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) will feature over 50,000 artefacts from Ancient Egypt, including full collection of King Tutankhamun
Precautionary measures against COVID-19 will be strictly adopted during event
Negotiations between Palestinians and Israeli have been at halt for years due to political stalemate
World Bank expects 2.7% economic growth in Egypt with global trend to provide vaccine against COVID-19
Chemical industries, fertiliser exports record average increase of 14% annually over last 4 years, growing from $3.3bn in 2015 to $5.5bn in 2019
Egyptian government aims to build integrated database of family planning services
Egyptian Minister of Planning meets Senegal’s Ambassador in Cairo over bilateral cooperation
Top-level conversation touches on latest updates regarding regional issues, including Eastern Mediterranean region
Egypt’s economy was heavily effected by coronavirus pandemic, which took it’s toll on tourism, and worker remittances, yet it avoided contraction