Daily Archives: April 6, 2019

Tourism Minister heads for Jordan to attend World Economic Forum

Tourism Minister Rania el Mashat left for Jordan on Friday 05/04/2019 to participate in the World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa, set for Saturday and Sunday.In pre-departure statements, the minister stressed the importance of the T...

Interior Ministry: 131 inmates pardoned, 403 released on parole nationwide

The Interior Ministry announced that 131 inmates were pardoned while 403 others were released on parole on the occasion of the 67th anniversary of Police Day.The move was taken in accordance with presidential decree no. 52/2019, the ministry said in

Sports min. inspects site of AFCON’s draw ceremony

Minister of Sports and Youth Ashraf Sobhi on Friday inspected the Giza Plateau that will witness the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON's) draw ceremony, set for April 12.Sobhi also toured the main stage on which the tournament's drawing will

Sports min. inspects site of AFCON’s draw ceremony

Minister of Sports and Youth Ashraf Sobhi on Friday inspected the Giza Plateau that will witness the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON's) draw ceremony, set for April 12.Sobhi also toured the main stage on which the tournament's drawing will

Awqaf Minister dismisses 3 Giza officials

Awqaf Minister Mohamed Mokhtar Gomaa dismissed on Friday 06/04/2019 three local officials in Giza directorate and referred them to the public prosecution over negligence charges.In a statement, the ministry said the three officials had allowed an unlic...

Egyptian health ministry delegation ends visit to Chad

A delegation of the ministry of health has ended a two-day visit to Chad, as part of an Egyptian presidential initiative to treat one million Africans infected with Hepatitis C.The delegation, led by the health ministry's foreign relations supervisor D...

IMF: Reform of fuel subsidies in Egypt on track

The reform of fuel subsidies in Egypt is on track to be completed in the 2018/2019 fiscal year, the IMF said in a press release Saturday 06/04/2019."The authorities are committed to reaching full cost recovery by the end of 2018/19

Minister: Royal mummies to be moved to NMEC

Antiquities Minister Khaled Anani said required preparations are underway to move royal mummies from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir Square to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (NMEC) in Fustat district.New halls will be opened soon at the NME...