Daily Archives: February 1, 2020

Cabinet denies forcing tourists to use domestic flights

The Cabinet denied on Friday 31/01/2020 news circulated on social media claiming that the state forced tourists to use the domestic flights to move between the tourist cities.The Cabinet media center said it contacted the Tourism and Antiquities Minist...

Health Minister follows up anti-coronavirus measures at quarantine facilities

Health Minister Hala Zayed inspected Saturday 01/02/2020 the measures taken at quarantine facilities to examine Egyptians returning from the Chinese city of Wuhan, the epicenter of new coronavirus outbreak.Zayed followed up the activities of the minist...

FM: Egypt insists on reaching just settlement of Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry affirmed Saturday 01/02/2020 Egypt's full support to the Palestinian cause and the legitimate Palestinian government.Shoukry made his remarks during his speech at the opening session of an emergency meeting of the Arab Le...

Egypt, S. Korea mull signing deal in social insurance domain

Social Solidarity Minister Nevine el Kabbaj held talks with representatives of the South Korean insurance sector on reaching a cooperation agreement in the social insurance domain.In her capacity as the acting CEO of the National Organization For Socia...

Egypt’s population reaches 100mn next week – CAPMAS

Egypt's population will hit 100 million people in the coming week, the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) said on Saturday.The country's population reached 99.945 million at 10 a.m. (local time) on Saturday, CAPMAS added.Cai...

Antiquities Minister directs officials to renovate Al Bait’s shrines in Al Bahnasa

Tourism and Antiquities Minister Khaled Al Anany on Friday 31/01/2020 issued directives to officials to begin renovation works of the shrines of Al Bait (the Prophet Muhammed descendants) in Al Bahnasa archaeological site in El Minya governorate, Upper...