“Top near-term policy priorities are controlling the spread of COVID-19, and ensuring rapid and widespread vaccine deployment,” said the World Bank
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El-Said said that the online localities services portal, which comes as part of the state’s digital transformation projects aiming to save effort and time
Health Ministry forms central room to monitor daily supply of oxygen to patients in need
Egypt is the third largest beneficiary of the total appropriations from the Islamic Development Bank Group (IsDB), amounting to $12.7bn, according to Hala El-Said, Minister of Planning and Economic Development. El-Said, who is also Egypt’s Governor at IsDB, said that Egypt is one of the bank’s founding members, joining the bank’s membership in 1974. The …
Dubai-based shopping malls operator Majid Al Futtaim Group has signed a first of its kind agreement with Egypt’s drive through app, Via Drive-Thru, facilitating delivery of pre-ordered items anywhere inside the former’s malls.
Egypt’s Minister of Social Solidarity Nevine El-Kabbaj has announced that nurseries will continue to operate, but at a reduced capacity of 50%. The decision comes as precautionary measures are tightened nationwide, to help curb the second wave of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. In recent days, the pandemic has been intensifying with an increase in cases …
The total cost of development projects that have been and are currently being implemented in Upper Egypt’s governorates since 2014 to the present date stands at EGP 63bn. The figure covers projects implemented by the Ministry of Housing, Utilities and Urban Communities in the time period since President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi took office in 2014 …
Rise in coronavirus cases sparks commensurate reduction in client demand
Provision of social safety nets can prevent this slide into political unrest
Eastern Mediterranean countries are witnessing higher rates of mental health disorders than global averages
Khartoum insists on its steadfast stance to give a greater role to the AU experts to facilitate GERD negotiations and bring views together
Go Green Exhibition aims to keep companies and the public informed on national programmes available to finance conversion of cars to run on natural gas
COVID-Vac1 has proven highly effective, more human vaccines will be produced, says Vaccine Valley CEO Mohsen Badawy
Prosecution summons Al Husseiniya Hospital director, doctors over COVID-19 death in ICU
NUCA issues 124 ministerial approvals for property projects, 7 masterplans for new cities
The Egyptian Medical Syndicate (EMS) announced, on Monday, that five new fatalities have been reported among doctors due to complications related to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). The doctors are: Yasser Ahmed Meera; Fathy Mohamed Ali; Hazem Al-Kashef; Amr Abdelghani; and Alaa Ahmed. The latest deaths brought the total number of medics in Egypt to have …
Egypt’s Minister of International Cooperation Rania Al-Mashat has shared a message of cooperation and public-private collaboration in the World Economic Forum’s 2019-2020 report.
Company introduces investment funds to attract local, foreign investors, says Minister Hala El-Said
Islamic State terrorist group claims its responsibility for attack
A French prosecutor has said that police detained seven people including two alleged organisers, on Saturday, after an enormous New Year’s Eve rave drew at least 2,500 people in the west of the country.
In the 33rd jury session of the Berlinale World Cinema Fund (WCF), the juries made 12 funding recommendations for a variety of international projects, the Berlin Film festival announced on Friday. The varied projects represent the countries of Brazil, the Democratic Republic of Congo, the Dominican Republic, Guinea, Indonesia, Iran, Israel, Kyrgyzstan, Mozambique, Senegal, and Turkey. The current …
The US magazine, Variety, has included President of the Cairo International Film Festival (CIFF) Mohamed Hefzy on its Variety500 list for 2020.
Washington blames Iran-backed militia for regular rocket attacks on US facilities in Iraq. However, no known Iran-backed groups have claimed responsibility.
Meeting reviewed development plan for Egypt’s quarry system to maximise state resources. A unified electronic geographical platform established for quarries
Egypt’s engineering exports increased by 6% to $1.11bn in the first five months (5M) of fiscal year (FY) 2020/21, compared to $1.05bn during the same period of FY 2019/20.
All hospitals have medical oxygen supplies they need, according to Health Minister Hala Zayed
Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem concluded, on Saturday, the 13th edition of the National Theatre Festival, whilst announcing the winners of its competitions.
Elderly and those with chronic illnesses will be prioritised in vaccination programme
Ministry of Culture launches initiative to broadcast concerts, salons, and creative activities via Internet
Egypt’s Minister of Manpower Mohamed Saafan has followed the investigation into the assault of an Egyptian Pharmacist whilst at work in Saudi Arabia, according to a ministry statement on Saturday.