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African growth critical, has direct benefit both to continent and UK, said James Duddridge
UK hosts its first investment summit as independent trading nation following Brexit
The UK, as the current Group of 7 (G7) president, will host the group’s first in-person summit in almost two years in June.
UK Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab announced, on Tuesday, a package of measures to help ensure that British organisations are neither complicit in, nor profiting from, the human rights violations in Xinjiang.
UK – Egypt partnership at 2019 UN Climate Summit on adaptation, mitigation brings 118 countries on board
UK has recently committed £1m to Egypt, to support rapid response, surveillance, infection control capacities
Scottish First Minister also announced that Scotland would enter a new lockdown from midnight on Monday, as well as a shutdown of schools until Feb. 1
Around the world, the UK is releasing new emergency aid worth £47m to help over 1.3 million vulnerable people who face daily threats of hunger, conflict, and the repercussions of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
Another 414 have died within 28 days of a positive test, bringing the total number of coronavirus-related deaths in Britain to 71,567, the data showed.
To bring life back to normal, countries such as Britain, China, Germany, Russia and the US are racing against time to develop coronavirus vaccines.
UK PM Johnson said the country was suffering from a new variant of COVID-19 that was as much as 70% more transmissible than previous variants of the virus
New trade agreements between UK and 14 African partners to come into force next January. Egypt signed its trade agreement with the UK in early December
Also on Thursday, EU’s chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier noted that “good progress” has been made in the trade negotiations.
The money will be used in order to strengthen the Egyptian Health Ministry’s COVID-19 response, a statement by the WHO explained.
Britain’s economy in 2021 will be affected by disruption related to the completion of the country’s withdrawal from the European Union.
As a result of announcements made during and before the summit, together with those expected early next year, countries representing around 65% of global CO2 emissions, and around 70% of the world’s economy, will have committed to net zero emissions or carbon neutrality by early next year.
In a bid to unlock stalemate in post-Brexit trade talks, Johnson and EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen made a telephone call on Monday
Trade agreement highlights strength of UK-Egypt partnership, reflects shared ambition, says British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab
During the meeting, which took place via telephone on Thursday, both ministers discussed methods of enhancing the prospects for bilateral cooperation, with a particular focus on political consultations.
Egypt, Sudan, and Ethiopia are scheduled to meet on 19 November to discuss disagreement points regarding filling, operating of GERD
‘Egypt is UK’S gateway to Africa, and we will continue to prioritise our trade and investment commitments with Egypt,’ Donaldson says
Both Al-Sisi and Moore exchanged views on developments related to several regional issues
Madbouly said that Africa has become one of the most important destinations for international companies and financial institutions.
The meeting came during Heappey’s visit to Egypt which will last for several days.
Pan-Arab organisation describes Balfour Declaration as start of “tragedy of the century”
Egypt’s Minister of State for Military Production, Mohamed Ahmed Morsi, received the British Ambassador at the Ministry’s headquarters, on Thursday, to discuss cooperation between the two sides.
Platform offers definitive list of market opportunities from variety of official sources
West Midlands Police announces that stabbings do not appear terrorism- or gang-related
Pan-Arab cinema event will take place from 13 to 20 September
“The British economy recession brought on by the coronavirus pandemic has led to the biggest fall in quarterly GDP on record,” said Jonathan Athow