Latest in Tag: european union Highlight

Latest in Tag: european union


Ongoing European commitments to Egypt at €11bn: EU official 

Egypt is a key partner for the EU and its most important neighbour in the Southern Mediterranean, said the head of the European Union (EU) delegation to Egypt, Ivan Surkoš, at the EU’s annual iftar event on Wednesday. “The richness of cooperation is evident in the figure of the total EU aid commitments to Egypt, which …

Shaimaa Al-Aees

EU hikes growth outlook, but warns of risks

The European Union has increased its forecast for economic growth in the 28-nation bloc, saying the recovery was gaining strength despite the elevated uncertainties of Brexit and protectionist trade policies.The European Commission’s upward revision of growth on Thursday came largely as a result of an improving global economy, with the United States and China helping …

Deutsche Welle

The flight out of Egypt

Egypt is becoming a key transit country for refugees wanting to travel across the Mediterranean. Even more Egyptians seem to be leaving their country. Now the EU is planning a refugee agreement with Cairo

Deutsche Welle