Tag: House of Representatives

No Coptic or female quotas in new elections law

Parties must field single female candidate, no requirement for Coptic representation

Ahmed Aboulenein Ahmed Aboulenein

Shura Council to pass election law and refer it to SCC

The upper house of parliament says it will finalise the parliamentary elections

Ahmed Aboulenein Ahmed Aboulenein

Naguib Gabriel: ‘Copts should have quota in parliament’

Following a series of attacks and threats on Copts and their places

Luiz Sanchez Luiz Sanchez

Islamist parties begin drawing coalition lines

Al-Nour Party states intentions to run independently, FJP ‘open’ to creating multiparty

Basil El-Dabh Basil El-Dabh

Cabinet proposes elections law

Proposed elections law amended for consistency with new constitution

Liliana Mihaila Liliana Mihaila

Newly empowered Shura Council convenes

Shura Council swears in its 90 new members, President Morsy to address

Liliana Mihaila Liliana Mihaila

Egypt’s churches object to new constitution

Egypt's three churches detail objections to various constitutional articles

Liliana Mihaila Liliana Mihaila

Shura Council to deliberate economic policy

Upper house of parliament awaits passing of constitution to practice legislative role

Liliana Mihaila Liliana Mihaila