Daily Archives: May 8, 2020

Sisi urges working out integrated vision for development of sports mechanism facilities

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi called on Thursday for working out an integrated vision for the development of facilities and the infrastructure of the sports mechanism in Egypt. The move comes in line with the State’s strategy to promote public

Cabinet denies postponement of new school year

The Cabinet media center has dismissed as groundless and baseless reports on the postponement of new academic year 2020/2021 indefinitely. In a statement Friday, the center said it contacted the Ministry of Education and Technical Education which affirmed that no

Government denies losses to Suez Canal because of COVID-19

The Cabinet media center has dismissed as groundless reports that the Suez Canal suffered heavy losses as a result of Coronavirus. In a statement Friday, the center said it contacted the Suez Canal authority which rejected such reports, pointing out

Planning, emigration ministers hold open discussions with businessmen abroad

Planning and Economic Development Minister Hala el Saeed and State Minister for Emigration and Egyptian Expatriates’ Affairs Nabila Makram held an open discussion with a number of Egyptian businessmen living abroad via video conference. The meeting aimed at following up

Sisi signs amendments to emergency law

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Friday signed law no. 22 of 2020, amending some provisions of the Emergency Law no. 162 of 1958. Amendments introduced to the law prescribe that the police and army personnel will be responsible for

Antiquities Ministry begins renovating ram-headed sphinxes in Luxor

The Supreme Council of Antiquities started on Friday renovating a group of ram-headed sphinxes at Amun-Ra Temple at Karnak Temple Complex in Luxor. In a statement, Head of the council Mostafa Waziri said the project includes rejuvenating 29 statues, which