Iran and Egypt have begun security talks, Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said, amid a break through in efforts to re-establish ties.
Egypt is tackling its slump in tourism by planning to build more hotels. According to reports by the London based Al-Araby al-Jadeed newspaper, Cairo is considering converting some government buildings into hotels, in order to increase tourist accommodation.
Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi has pardoned detained human rights researcher Patrick Zaki and lawyer Mohamed el-Baqer, state-run media has reported.
Minister of Health and Population Khaled Abdel-Ghaffar responded to reports claiming that the mysterious disease outbreak in a village at Qena Governorate, Upper Egypt is the coronavirus.
The United States called on Egypt Wednesday to release rights researcher Patrick Zaki, a day after he was sentenced to three years’ prison for “spreading false news”.
The Egyptian Minister of Military Production, Mohamed Salah Eddin Mustafa, invited Turkey to participate in the largest military event held in Egypt, the Egypt Defense Expo (EDEX), scheduled for December.
An Egyptian court has sentenced Patrick Zaki, a rights researcher who had been studying in Italy and was accused of spreading false news, to three years in jail, the Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights (EIPR) said.
When Mahmoud Abeed left Egypt in 2018, he thought he would finally be safe in Sudan’s capital Khartoum.
The Russian supervisory authority has tightened health measures on flights from Egypt following the emergence of a mysterious disease, the Tass news agency reported.
The International Monetary Fund‘s spokesperson Julie Kozack welcomed the Egyptian government’s announcement that it had signed contracts to sell stakes in state-owned entities worth US$1.9 billion.