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26-1-2015 Interior Minister announces arrest of 516 members during Jan. 25 Revolution anniversary
Minister of Interior Mohamed Ibrahim held Monday a press conference at the Headquarters of the Ministry of Interior to announce the number of casualties and the security situation of anniversary of January 25 Revolution.
26-1-2015 Egypt’s Prime Minister inaugurates training conference to face unemployment
Egypt’s Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab inaugurated a National Conference on Employment Training in coordination with the Ministry of Manpower and Immigration on Monday, January 26
25-1-2015 King Tut’s mask not in danger
Minister of Antiquities Mamdouh el-Damaty held Saturday a press conference in the Egyptian Museum to expose the reality of circulated news about the mask of Tutankhamun and to announce the real condition of the mask
25-1-2015 Egypt’s popular alliance party condemns killing of activist Shaimaa El-Sabagh
The Socialist Popular Alliance Party condemned the killing of activist Shimaa El-Sabagh, calling for 'thorough' investigation and for those responsible to be held accountable and the reform of the interior ministry
25-1-2015 Arab League chief offers condolences to Saudi ambassador in Cairo upon King’s death
Arab League Chief Nabil al-Araby paid a visit to the Saudi Embassy in Cairo on Sunday, January 25, to offer his condolences upon the death of king Abdullah bin Abdel Aziz who passed away earlier on Friday.
24-1-2015 Mixed reactions in Egypt to calls for protests on revolution anniversary
The 6 April Youth Movement, Al-Jamaa Al-Islamiya, and the Muslim Brotherhood, called for protests ahead of 25 January, which will mark the fourth anniversary of the 2011 revolution
24-1-2015 Egyptians have unfavorable reactions to calls for protests in revolution’s anniversary
Egyptians have unfavorable reactions over calls by different political forces and activists to stage protests as Egypt on eve of the fourth anniversary of the 2011 January 25 Revolution on Sunday, January 25
23-1-2015 World leaders flock to Saudi Arabia to attend funeral of King Abdullah bin Abdel Aziz
World leaders flocked to the Saudi capital Riyadh on Friday, January 23, to take part in the funeral of late King Abdullah bin Abdel Aziz, who passed away in the early hours of the morning
23-1-2015 We expect 200.000 Chinese tourists to visit Egypt by end of 2015: Minister
Tourism Minister Hesham Zaazou said that the Egyptian-Chinese ties are quickly improving, especially after the visit paid by President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi to China
22-1-2015 El-Sisi in Davos: Egyptian people face challenges with courage
President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi addressed the World Economic Forum (WEF) on Thursday January 22, in Davos where he said that the Egyptian people are facing challenges and difficulties courageously. The Egyptian people will resume the future roadmap with electing their representatives in the parliament, he added
22-1-2015 Egypt hosts meeting of Syrian opposition figures
Egypt’s Council for Foreign Affairs hosted a meeting of a group of Syrian opposition figures on Thursday, January 22, in Cairo, to discuss the Syrian crisis and the latest developments in Syria
21-1-2015 Egypt breaks Guinness World Record by cooking biggest Koshary plate
Dozens of chefs from different koshary restaurants in Cairo participated Saturday in the Koshary festival to prepare the biggest Koshary dish in the world to break Guinness World Record
21-1-2015 Gas cylinders supply crisis hits Egyptian market
The crisis of gas cylinders worsened in the Egyptian governorates more than two weeks ago when bad weather swept the country and affected the arrival of butane shipments the country imports because of the closure of ports
20-1-2015 El-Sisi says Egypt defends regional, global security during Police Day celebration
History will record battles waged by honorable policemen with the help of different Egyptian security agencies against terrorism, Egypt warned the world of the consequences of terrorism, said President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi on Tuesday during the Police Day celebration.
20-1-2015 NCW asserts women role in terrorism combating
The National Council for Women (NCW) organized Tuesday a conference entitled ‘She and Terrorism’ at Cairo International Conference Centre to discuss women role in protecting the Egyptian national security.
19-1-2015 Families of kidnapped Egyptians in Libya organize protest, meet with officials
Families of kidnapped Egyptians in Libya met Monday with officials in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and organized a protest in front of the United Nations office in Cairo to demand the government and the international community to take the necessary actions to bring back their kidnapped relatives in Libya
19-1-2015 El-Sisi urges international community to have conscious move against terrorism during WFES
The region is going through different challenges that are not limited to energy issues as terrorism exacerbates and represents a global phenomenon expanding its risks and its erroneous thought that accuses societies with apostasy, terrorizes innocents and disrupts social peace, said President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi on Monday during World Future Energy Summit in Abu Dhabi
18-1-2015 Hundreds attend funeral of beloved Egyptian actress Faten Hamama
Hundreds of mourners attended on Sunday, January 18, the funeral procession of the Egyptian iconic actress Faten Hamama who died on Saturday at the age of 83. The late actress had reportedly been suffering from deteriorating health condition
18-1-2015 El-Sisi on first official visit to UAE
Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi paid a visit to the United Arab Emirates on his first official visit since being elected president
17-1-2015 Japanese PM promises support for Middle East countries
Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe inaugurated the Egyptian-Japanese Business and investment seminar on Saturday, January 17 in Cairo.
17-1-2015 Arab League Chief meets with Libyan FM
Arab League Chief Nabil al-Araby met with Libyan Foreign Minister Mohammed Aldeiri on Saturday, January 17, at the AL headquarters in Cairo to discuss the latest developments over the situation in Libya.
16-1-2015 Egypt’s stock launches its first exchange trade fund
Egypt’s stock exchange launched its first exchange trade fund ‘ETF’ XT-MISR, as part of efforts to encourage foreign investment and boost liquidity
16-1-2015 The 22nd Egyptian Marathon in Luxor
The 22nd Egyptian Marathon took place on Friday, January 16, in Luxor under the auspices of Tourism Ministry in cooperation with Tourism Promotion Authority
14-1-2015 Patriarch Mathias I concludes his six-day visit to Egypt
Pope Tawadros II, Ethiopian Patriarch Mathias I and Ethiopian Ambassador to Egypt Mahmoud Dirir held Wednesday a press conference at the Media Center of the Saint Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral to talk about the Pope Mathias visit to Egypt, his meetings with Egyptian officials and the relationship between the two churches in Egypt and Ethiopia.
14-1-2015 Mubarak, his two sons to be retried in presidential palaces lawsuit
The Court of Cassation accepted Tuesday the appeal of former President Hosni Mubarak and his two sons in the charge of embezzling the presidency’s money and using it in developing private buildings.
13-1-2015 El-Sisi discusses political scene with presidents of political parties
President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi held meetings on Monday and Tuesday with 23 presidents of political parties at the presidential headquarters to discuss the political scene and the preparations for the parliamentary elections.
13-1-2015 Egyptian peasants send message to youth to work hard, stay away from extremism
Egyptian peasants urged youths and different factions in the Egyptian society to stay away from extremist ideology and to look after the country’s interest following President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi speech calling Muslim scholars to renew the religious discourse and the attack took place in Paris killing 17 people days later.
12-1-2015 Egypt cancels decision to open Rafah crossing due to kidnapping of police officer
Egypt canceled a decision to open the Rafah border-crossing for three days on Monday, January 12, after the kidnap of a police officer in Sinai on Sunday. The border was supposed to be opened on Tuesday until Thursday
12-1-2015 Social solidarity minister says 16 thousand homeless children in Egypt
Minister of Social Solidarity Ghada Waly held a press conference on Monday to reveal the statistics of street children and to review ways and mechanisms to provide them with necessary support