Daily Archives: October 18, 2020

Egypt’s Senate members take constitutional oath

Egypt’s Senate members took the constitutional oath on Sunday during the opening procedural session of the Upper House of parliament. The opening session was held at the headquarters of the Shura Council in Downtown Cairo. According to Egypt’s amended constitution

Sisi urges further mechanization of interior ministry’s services

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi directed the government to expand the mechanization services at the interior ministry’s newly established buildings to ensure their integration with the new cities under-construction nationwide. Sisi made his directives on Saturday during a meeting with

NCW thanks Sisi for increasing women seats at Senate

The National Council for Women (NCW) has voiced gratitude to President Abdel Fattah El Sisi, who ordered an increase of female representation at the Senate. Sisi had directed that 20, instead of 10 seats be allocated for women at the

Madbouli expresses Egypt’s keenness to reach binding agreement concerning GERD

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli asserted on Sunday 18/10/2020 the necessity to reach a binding agreement concerning filling and operating the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) in order to preserve mutual rights and interests. Madbouli said that any unilateral decision will

Counselor Abdel Razeq elected Senate speaker

Counselor Abdel Wahab Abdel Razeq was elected Speaker of the Egyptian Senate after a voting session earlier on Sunday 18/10/2020. Abdel Razeq got 287 of 299 votes, said MP Galal Haridi, who chaired the session today as the eldest member

Agriculture minister underlines necessity of intensifying efforts to develop farms, valleys

Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation El Sayyed El Quseir underlined on Sunday 18/10/2020 the necessity of intensifying efforts to develop farmlands and valleys to increase the livestock production. Chairing the board meeting of the Desert Research Center, Quseir called