Agriculture min. discusses coronavirus impact on exports

Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation El Sayed el Qasir on Thursday discussed at a meeting with a group of Egyptian exporters the impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic on agricultural exports. During the meeting, attended by MP Hesham

Foreign Ministry explains to foreign diplomats national efforts to face coronavirus

The Foreign Ministry held a meeting on Thursday for foreign ambassadors to Egypt to review all the national efforts and the official measures taken by the Egyptian government to face coronavirus. The meeting was headed by the assistant Foreign Minister

Govt approves bills on periodical bonus to public servants

The cabinet under Moustafa Madbouli approved on Thursday a bill granting a seven percent increase of the total salary for workers addressed by the Civil Service Law. It also approved another bonus for state employees not subject to the aforementioned

Cairo, Khartoum coordinate on return home of Egyptians stranded in Sudan

Minister of State of Emigration and Egyptian Expatriates Affairs Nabila Makram said on Thursday March 26,2020 that buses have been provided to ferry home Egyptians stranded in Sudan. The decision was taken after the ministry received requests from a number

Transport ministry denies reports on suspension of rail transportation services on Friday, Saturday

The Ministry of Transport has dismissed as groundless reports circulated on social media websites claiming that the underground metro and all railway services will stop operation on Friday and Saturday. In a statement on Thursday March 26,2020, the ministry said

Health Ministry: COVID-19 claims 3 more lives, 39 new cases detected

The Health Ministry announced Thursday that 39 new cases have tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infections in Egypt to 495. Health Ministry Spokesman Khaled Megahed said that seven coronavirus cases were discharged from