Daily Archives: December 7, 2019

Egypt signs “Yaounde Declaration” on tax transparency: Finance ministry

Egypt has signed the "Yaounde Declaration" during the 10th Anniversary Meeting of the Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes in Paris, the Ministry of Finance announced on Tuesday.The move puts the country in a list

Egyptian-Russian naval drill “Friendship Bridge 2019” concluded

The Egyptian-Russian joint naval drill "Friendship Bridge 2019" wrapped up in the Mediterranean Sea.The naval military exercise is deemed one of the biggest within the northern fleet of the Mediterranean Operations Theater.A number of naval units, frig...

Sisi’s message to Pope Francis reflects appreciation for Vatican’s efforts to spread tolerance

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Saturday 07/12/2019 affirmed Egypt's appreciation for the role of the Vatican in promoting the values of tolerance, mercy and justice as well as enhancing ties with Cairo.This came in a message handed over by

FM: Terrorism poses major threat to peace, stability, development

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said that terrorism poses a major threat to peace, stability and development efforts, which requires taking collective and resolute action to counter all terrorist groups and hold accountable all those who provide support...

Egyptian policy towards Africa has changed since Sisi took office

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said Friday Egypt's policy towards Africa has changed since President Abdel Fattah El Sisi took office in 2014.Egypt has a long history of cooperation with African countries during the independence era, Shoukry told eXtra...

Egypt keen to coordinate with Vatican on key issues

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry on Friday affirmed Egypt's keenness on boosting consultation and coordination with the Vatican on key issues of common concern at the bilateral, regional and multilateral levels.Meeting Vatican Secretary for Relations wit...