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Prime Minister Sherif Ismail has instructed that an additional ship be tasked with helping recover the bodies of those drowned last week in a migrant boat disaster off the coast off Rashid in the governorate of Beheira, according to Governor Mohamed...
The Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) announced on Monday that the number of foreign tourists visiting Egypt fell during the first half of 2016 to 2.3 million, compared to 4.8 million tourists during the same period of...
EgyptAir chairman Safwat Musallam said on Sunday that the company has passed the regular security checks conducted by the US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) without any notices on faults or necessary improvements. In a statement on...
Officials from Egypt’s consulate in Milan visited the family of Abdel Salam al-Sayyed Danaf, 52, who was run over by a truck in the city of Piacenza, north Italy, and extended condolences, Consul General in Milan Ahmed Shahin said Saturday....
Twenty-eight Egyptians have died while on pilgrimage on Saudi Arabia during Eid al-Adha, according to Major General Sayed Maher, deputy interior minister for administrative affairs and head of the Egyptian pilgrims mission. In press remarks on...
The Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) has revealed a decline in the volume of imports from the Nile Basin countries to Egypt in May. Imports totaled $31.7 million in May 2016 compared to $34.96 million in May 2015,...
Ahly Dubai football team arrived in Cairo on Saturday ahead of the Emirati Super Cup, which will be held on Tuesday at the Air Defence Stadium. The UAE league champions Ahly Dubai and the Cup winner Al-Jazira will meet at the ninth Super Cup. It...
Egyptian authorities have announed the opening of the Rafah border crossing between Egypt and the Gaza strip for two days until Wednesday in accordance with President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi’s instructions. The move is timed to allow the passage...
The leader of the Egyptian Coptic Church, Pope Tawadros II, led on Sunday the mass at the Egyptian church in Jordan's capital Amman. The mass was attended by the Egyptian ambassador to Jordan, Tareq Adel, Bishop Antonios of Jerusalem and the...
Security forces from Matrouh Security Directorate prevented 36 people from illegally crossing from Egypt to Libya on Saturday. The group, composed mostly of Egyptians but including three Sudanese people, was attempting to enter Libya across the...