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Al-Sisi meets 11 new ambassadors to Cairo

  /  June 28, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The diplomats represent Brazil, Panama, and Colombia, in addition to Australia, the Vatican City, the Ukraine and Cyprus.

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Egypt objects to ‘fallacies, exaggerations’ in US human rights report

  /  June 27, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

We need to take a stand against mass trials, says NCHR member

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Kerry, Shoukry discuss preparations for strategic dialogue in July

  /  June 23, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Dialogue was put on hold for months after being first agreed upon in 2013

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US delivers missile naval vessels to Egypt

  /  June 23, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Vessels to help protect vital waterways such as the Suez Canal and the Red Sea, says US official

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Joining forces to meet the challenge of climate change

  /  June 21, 2015  /  Opinion  /  No Comments

By James Moran, EU Ambassador in Egypt Climate action day was on 17 June. Voltaire said “Men argue. Nature acts.” When it comes to climate change, now more than ever we need to take a read the rest…

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Egypt denounces Washington Post editorial criticising Al-Sisi’s rule

  /  June 21, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

US newspaper opts to blow terrorists’ horn, says Egyptian embassy in Washington

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Notes from America: My dad was an average man

  /  June 21, 2015  /  Opinion  /  No Comments

By Ahmed Tharwat In checking out the history of “Father’s Day”, the date 5 July 1908 is often mentioned when a West Virginia church sponsored the nation’s first event explicitly honouring several hundred fathers who had died read the rest…

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Al-Sisi intently focused on counterterrorism in Egypt: US report

  /  June 20, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Annual report discussed 2014 measures in Egypt, including legislation, judicial affairs and securing borders

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Official condemnations of new death sentences for Brotherhood leaders

  /  June 17, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The verdict should be reviewed only by judicial entities, says Egyptian lawyer

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US officials will not meet Muslim Brotherhood delegation

  /  June 10, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

We haven’t changed our policy, asserts Department of State spokesman

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Relying on the US for security is a mistake

  /  June 9, 2015  /  Opinion  /  No Comments

By Khalaf Ahmad Al-Habtoor At a passing glance, President Barack Obama’s meetings with the leaders of the Arab Gulf states have borne fruit in terms of furthering mutual respect and as a building block to read the rest…

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Egypt summons US ambassador over Muslim Brotherhood figures’ US visit

  /  June 9, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Policy on the Muslim Brotherhood did not change, says State Department spokesman

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Morsi verdict sparks further international condemnation

  /  May 19, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Protests ongoing in Turkey, Germany and UK add to international condemnations list

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Egypt gives priority to Gulf security: Shoukry

  /  May 6, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Foreign Minister “explains” government’s agenda to delegation visiting Washington

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‘Islamic State’ declares first attack on the US

  /  May 5, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics, World  /  No Comments

Police killed the two attackers during the operation

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Al-Sisi, US Congressmen discuss aid

  /  May 5, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Meeting’s agenda included Libya and international war on terrorism

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‘Islamic State’ declares first attack on the US

  /  May 5, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Police killed the two attackers during the operation

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Egypt, China sign new weapons deal

  /  May 2, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

While economic relations are booming, Al-Sisi urges enhanced Sino-Egyptian relations in other fields

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Egypt receives over 374 illegal contraband antiques from France, US

  /  April 26, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The pieces range from jewellery, statues, stone and pottery pots and some coins go back to the Roman and Greek eras.

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Operation ‘Decisive Storm’ completed, ‘Restoring Hope’ begins

  /  April 22, 2015  /  Politics, Region  /  No Comments

Saudi-led coalition concludes operation, conflict in Yemen continues

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Al-Sisi meets CIA chief, US ambassador

  /  April 19, 2015  /  Egypt  /  No Comments

Meeting discussed bilateral relations, international and regional updates

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US special envoy for countering IS discusses with Shoukry developments in Iraq

  /  April 19, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Shoukry highlights the importance of political process in Iraq

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US resumes military aid to Egypt despite human rights situation

  /  April 14, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Egyptian foreign ministry condemns interference in judicial affairs after US comments on Mohamed Soltan’s life imprisonment

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Sobhi makes new appointments in military leadership

  /  April 12, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Senior army officials are promoted by defence minister

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Benefits of a deal with Iran

  /  April 5, 2015  /  Opinion  /  No Comments

By Dr Cesar Chelala In the charged atmosphere between the US and DN, the benefits of the deal with Iran have been obscured by a war rhetoric that does very little for peace and development in that conflictive region. read the rest…

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Notes from America: The man with big ideas

  /  March 21, 2015  /  Opinion  /  No Comments

By Ahmed Tharwat Thomas Friedman, New York Times foreign affairs columnist, winner of three Pulitzer prizes, writer of several bestselling books, is a man known for his big ideas. Friedman never ceases to amaze us read the rest…

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Saudi, US tourists major spenders in Egypt during 2014: Ministerial Economic Adviser

  /  March 18, 2015  /  Business, Tourism  /  No Comments

Ministry of Tourism hopes to raise sector expenditure in Q1 of 2015 to $85, increase tourist numbers to 1.2 million

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Egypt’s tourism revival sought at Economic Summit

  /  March 18, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

Luxor and Aswan were excluded from tourist projects at the Economic Summit, says Tourism Chamber Chairman

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Al-Sisi, Saudi Prince end summit satisfied, expectant of bilateral relations

  /  March 16, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Could policies towards the Brotherhood affect the strategic alliance?

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World shares votes for Egypt, US committed to achieving democracy: Kerry

  /  March 14, 2015  /  Egypt, Egypt Economic Development Conference, Politics  /  No Comments

US Secretary of State discusses terrorism, Palestine-Israel issues during Economic Summit which “brings business and peace investments together” 

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