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Govt report predicts rise in local wheat production

Egypt's wheat production could rise by 33 percent during the current season, according to a forthcoming Ministry of Agriculture report....

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Agriculture Ministry calls for stiffer penalties against animal cruelty

The Agriculture Ministry announced on Thursday that it has prepared an urgent memo to be presented to the interior and...

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Ethiopian ambassador reassures Egypt over Nile projects

Ethiopian Ambassador to Egypt Mahmoud Dirir said on Thursday that the various projects his country is building on the Nile...

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Egypt govt allots up to LE5 billion for buying wheat from farmers

The Egyptian Ministry of Agriculture has allocated between LE4 billion and LE5 billion to buy four million tons of wheat...

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Egypt to assess Ethiopia's proposed Nile dam

Irrigation and Water Resources Minister Hussein al-Atfy, in press statements on Thursday, reiterated Egypt will turn a new page in...

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Second round of negotiations resolves Toshka land issue

The Ministry of Agriculture and the Kingdom Agricultural Development Co. have reached a settlement on the controversial Toshka land deal...

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Govt to negotiate Toshka land settlement with Saudi prince

The Egyptian government will start official negotiations on Wednsday with Saudi billionaire Prince Al-Waleed Bin Talal, aiming to settle the...

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Saudi prince's proposals aim to resolve Toshka land dispute

The Ministry of Agriculture received three proposals from Saudi Prince al-Waleed bin Talal to resolve the dispute over 100,000 acres...

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Saudi prince suggests IPO offering to solve Toshka dispute

Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal, owner of Kingdom Agricultural Development Company, has suggested another solution to resolve the dispute over 100,000...

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African countries to renegotiate Nile water quotas with Egypt

In what seems to be a possible solution to the Nile water quotas dispute between Egypt and upstream Nile Basin...

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Egypt halts Japanese imports due to radiation risk

The Egyptian cabinet has halted Japanese imports including food, produce, scrap metal, and used car parts because of the risk...

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Govt reports land encroachment spike during revolution

The Central Administration for Protecting Arable Lands issued a report that revealed more than 100,000 cases of people encroaching on...

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Ethiopia: We'll deal with Egypt through Entebbe Nile agreement

Addis Ababa has announced that it will only deal with Egypt on issues of Nile water quotas through the Cooperative...

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Egypt requests Great Millennium Dam studies from Ethiopia

Irrigation Minister Hussein al-Atfy on Thursday said Egypt is awaiting the Ethiopian government’s reply to its request for technical and...

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