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Egypt, France ink agreement to revamp Cairo Metro’s 1st line

Transport Minister Kamel el Wazir and French Minister Delegate for Transport Jean-Baptiste Djebbari on Sunday witnessed a signing ceremony of an executive agreement on a €50-million loan offered from the French Development Agency (AFD) to renovate the Cairo Metro’s first

Sisi inaugurates Middle East, Africa Smart Transportation Fair

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Sunday inaugurated the third edition of the Smart Transportation and Logistics Fair and Forum for the Middle East and Africa (TransMEA 2020), Presidential Spokesman Bassam Rady said. Afterwards, the president inspected the fair’s pavilions,

Egypt condemns Iraq’s Salahuddin terror attack

Egypt on Sunday decried an armed assault that killed and wounded security men and civilians in the central Iraqi governorate of Salahuddin a day earlier. The foreign ministry reiterated in a statement its strong condemnation and rejection of all forms

Power linkage projects to turn Egypt into int’l hub: Electricity minister

Electricity Minister Mohamed Shaker said the power linkage projects are aimed at turning Egypt into a global energy hub through connecting the country with Africa and Europe.Such projects will help lure foreign economic gains, he added during his parti...

Egypt deplores Kabul terror attacks

Egypt condemned on Sunday 22/11/2020 attacks that targeted Afghanistan’s capital Kabul in which a number of people were killed and others were injured.In a press release, the Foreign Ministry offered condolences to the Afghan government and people over...

Azhar Grand Imam decides forming advisory committee on fatwa

Grand Imam of Al Azhar Dr Ahmed el Tayyeb has decided to form an advisory committee to be tasked with revising all fatwas before making them available for the media.The committee-to-be will be chaired by Undersecretary of Al Azhar Dr