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The disbursement of the finance comes in a bid to support this segment of Egyptian society, particularly as it has been badly hit by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Kaboré’s remarks came during a phone call, on Saturday, with his Egyptian counterpart Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi.
Aircraft carry over 30 tonnes of relief aid, foodstuff, and medical supplies
New aid shipments include over 28 tonnes of food and medical supplies
Mamdouh Shaaban, director general of Orman Charity Association, said that the new system has been linked to the association’s Customer relationship management (CRM) system so that any collection process automatically appears in the client base programme.
“The aid also comes in light of the Egyptian concern to achieve stability in the brotherly Sudan,” the statement stated.
Money will be redirected to high priority projects elsewhere: US Department of State
The Egyptian government has sent on Thursday urgent aid to Sudan, following the latest wave of floods that the country has witnessed. According to a statement by the Egyptian presidency, Egypt has sent aid materials, food, medicine, blankets, and tents. The presidency spokesperson said, the aid was sent with the help of the Ministries of …
Shoukry to visit Washington in August to discuss maintaining regional stability
By Daily News Egypt The rebel-held town of Nashabiyah in Syria has received its first humanitarian aid convoy since November 2017. But the UN Syria envoy underlined that an uptick in fighting has made the situation “violent and worrying.” The United Nations Special Envoy to Syria, Staffan de Mistura, told the Security Council on Wednesday …
US president described Palestinian protests against Jerusalem decision as lack of “appreciation and respect”
In case aid stopped, we will reconsider logistical facilitations for Washington, says parliament’s planning and budget committee representative
Egypt has not made use of most of the US aid since 2011, says Tahrir Research Institute
US would cut its economic aid to several countries, not only Egypt, and the decision does not reflect Trump’s political position, Mahana said
New York—Drought in Somalia threatens the lives of almost half the population, according to Somalia’s prime minister Hassan Ali Khaire. Over a two-day span, at least 110 people died of hunger in just a single region in the country. This highlights the tremendous needs Somalia and other African countries have for immediate help. In the …
France says it stands by Egypt’s efforts to combat terrorism
This is the first humanitarian aid that Egypt deliverd “but it won’t be the last”, says embassy’s chargé d’affaires
A French court has fined energy giant Total for using cash from the UN’s “oil for food” program in Iraq between 1996 and 2003 to bribe Iraqi officials. The company was initially cleared of all charges in 2013.
After five months, humanitarian condition in Taiz slightly improves as food, medical supplies were delivered
Hundreds gather at border to protest Hamas’ management of the crossing, say news reports
Final version of UN’s MDG gap task force report was released on Friday
The dialogue is expected to reaffirm US’ longstanding and enduring partnership with Egypt, says US Department of State
Last month, the US delivered two Fast Missile Crafts to Egypt
Flotilla is second such attempt to break the blockade on Gaza
President Abbas intervened to “ease the burden on families” during Ramadan
AUC students demonstrate to raise awareness about the Yemen humanitarian situation
Meeting’s agenda included Libya and international war on terrorism
Hisham Ramez’s comments to Reuters come in wake of reports alleging receipt of Kuwait’s $2bn in deposits
Egyptian minister of international cooperation held meetings in Kuwait, in framework of the annual meetings held by Arab financial institutions
The visit aims at fostering military cooperation