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Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry has said that his visit to the US targets following up on bilateral ties between the two nations; adding that the meetings he held with Congressmen and others showed the close nature of ties between Cairo and...
Troops from the Egyptian airforce and navy left Egypt to participate in the joint Greek-Egyptian military aeronautical exercise Medusa 2016, the state-run MENA news agency reported on Sunday.   The joint maneuvers will be held from December 8...
Major General Magdy al-Shalaqany, head of the civil protection department, said 20 fire engines were sent to control the huge fire that broke out Saturday at several stores of Souq al-Gomaa (Friday Market), located in Sayyeda Aisha...
The US dollar exchange rate continued to decline compared to the Egyptian pound in major banks since the IMF announced it handed over the first batch of a US $12 billion loan to Egypt, equal to US $2.75 billion. In the National Bank of Egypt the US...
The US dollar exchange rate decreased in banks on Saturday, after Egypt received last night US$2.75 billion, the first tranche of the US$12 billion loan from the International Monetary Fund (IMF). The National Bank of Egypt was selling the...
Egypt’s Industry Ministry on Saturday declared its strategy to promote industrial development and foreign trade, targeting to double the rate of public and private investments in the industry sector by the end of 2020.   A statement for...
The Information and Decision Support Center (IDSC) of the Cabinet completely denied on Friday any shortages in insulin supplies in pharmacies and hospitals. The IDSC contacted the Health Ministry regarding circulating rumors on insulin shortages....
Egypt's Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Tarek al-Mulla discussed with Belarus Ambassador to Cairo, Sergei Rachkov, means of cooperation between the two countries in the oil and mineral wealth field and opoortunities of exchanging...
The strategic reserves of subsidized goods will cover a period of between four and six months, said Supply Minister Mohamed Meselhy said on Monday.  Speaking at a meeting with parliament's Agriculture and Food Security Committee. he said...
Egypt's military has foiled a car bomb attack on security forces in North Sinai, according to an Armed Forces statement on Tuesday. Units from the 2nd Field Army has prevented terrorists from detonating a jeep loaded with huge amounts of...