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US to send 10 Apache helicopters to Egypt

  /  August 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Kerry describes Egypt as “strategic partner” on regional issues in phone call with Egyptian counterpart

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Gulf States and their US critics seek to shape US perceptions on football pitch

  /  August 27, 2014  /  Opinion  /  1 Comment

By James M. Dorsey Gulf states seeking to polish images tarnished by allegations of violations of human rights and their critics are employing football in an effort to shape American perceptions. At stake for countries read the rest…

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Open-ended Gaza ceasefire reached

  /  August 27, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Hamas claims victory, Israel claims military pressure forced Palestinian factions into agreement

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Arab Parliament ‘puts all resources at disposal’ of Palestinian leadership under Abbas

  /  August 26, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Abbas is expected to request that the UN implement provisions of the 1967 borders, including evacuating Israeli troops from Palestinian territories

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Libya’s neighbours push for political process as crisis deepens

  /  August 26, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Islamist dominated GNC appoint rival PM as international community calls for calm

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Update: Gaza ceasefire, talks collapse

  /  August 19, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Israel recalls delegations from Cairo: Official

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Israel, Hamas ready for any outcome of Gaza talks

  /  August 19, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Gaza talks continue in Cairo as ceasefire expiry draws near

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Al-Sisi meets with US Congressman Darrell Issa

  /  August 17, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

US Congressman Darrell Issa holds talks with Al-Sisi over regional developments and events, including Gaza conflict and “terrorism”

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Al-Sisi set for Russia visit

  /  August 10, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  4 Comments

The Egypt State Information Service says Al-Sisi responded to Putin’s invitation and will pay a short visit to Russia Tuesday

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ISIL advance threatens whole region: Egypt foreign ministry

  /  August 10, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

Egypt says foreign military operations in Iraq must be accompanied by “solutions”

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Egypt’s economic reform plans ‘succeeding’: Kerry

  /  August 5, 2014  /  Business  /  1 Comment

Mehleb and the US Secretary of State hold talks over Egypt’s economy, Gaza ceasefire

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General Electric, Bechtel, and Cerberus Capital plan to increase investments in Egyptian market

  /  August 5, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

Prime Minister Ibrahim Mehleb says government to adopt policies and development plans for real economic reform without increasing burden on citizens

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US confirms support for Egypt’s economic reform programme

  /  August 5, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

Government seeks to restore the confidence of international markets in Egyptian economy and gain support for economic reform programme

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Egypt to hold international development conference by 2015

  /  August 5, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Country represents US link with Africa: Mehleb

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Hamas in Cairo for Gaza talks

and   /  August 3, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

US Deputy Secretary of State William Burns and Tony Blair visit Cairo in attempt to further talks on Gaza

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Egypt denies using US weapons on protesters

  /  August 2, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Foreign Ministry spokesman says US spokeswoman comments are “ignorant of realities”

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No alternative to Egyptian initiative on Gaza: Al-Sisi

  /  August 2, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Cross faction Palestinian delegation expected in Cairo for Gaza talks

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Egypt calls on Israel to ‘immediately stop targeting civilians’

  /  July 31, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics, Region  /  2 Comments

The call comes after an UN-administered school and a market in the Gaza Strip were struck, killing dozens including children

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Egypt mourns the death of 23 nationals in Libya shelling

  /  July 28, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Foreign ministry calls on Libyan authorities to identify the perpetrators as violence in the neighbouring country intensifies

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‘Terminology’ of Gaza ceasefire proposal still needs work: Kerry

  /  July 25, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Netanyahu agrees to 12-hour “pause” in Gaza, Kerry hopeful for extension

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US, UN to announce humanitarian ceasefire initiative: Hamas official

  /  July 25, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

John Kerry and Ban Ki Moon meet in Cairo in efforts to stop the violence in Gaza

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Egypt condemns Israeli targeting of UNRWA shelter in Gaza

  /  July 25, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Israel insists people were warned, asked to evacuate before launching strike

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Kerry arrives in Israel amid diplomatic efforts to broker ceasefire agreement

  /  July 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Ban Ki Moon “strongly condemns” Hamas rocket attacks; calls on both parties to “stop fighting”

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Hamas has fundamental choice to make: Kerry

  /  July 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Kerry discusses Gaza and ceasefire efforts with Egypt’s president and foreign minister

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Ministers of Agriculture, Industry to discuss needs of spinning, weaving companies

  /  July 15, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

Government moves to save the textile industry in view of governmental failure to recognise huge losses incurred

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US extends ‘late’ invitation to Egypt for African summit

  /  July 15, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Invitation comes after Egypt reinstated to the African Union

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Arab League demands protection for Gaza

  /  July 14, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Egypt and Kuwait coordinate ahead of emergency Arab League meeting in Cairo

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Bahrain tells US diplomat he is ‘unwelcome’

  /  July 8, 2014  /  Politics  /  1 Comment

US says Bahrain’s actions “not consistent” with partnership

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Hamas looks to Egypt to ease crisis

  /  July 5, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Call for Egypt to apply pressure on Israel to end “aggression”

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Murder of Palestinian teen, Abu Khudeir, condemned

  /  July 3, 2014  /  Politics  /  4 Comments

HRW describes Israeli military actions in the West Bank following the kidnap and murder of three Israelis as amounting to “collective punishment”

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