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Parliament's speaker: Egypt is determined to fight corruption Cairo - House Speaker Ali Abdel Aal said, on Tuesday, the state has the strong will to fight all sorts of corruption, Middle East News Agency reported. During a session to discuss investment law, ... Wednesday 03-05-2017 04:11 PM Egyptian MPs urge strict legislation of Facebook to combat manipulation campaigns Cairo - A number of Egyptian members of parliament called for issuing a new legislation to regulate the usage of social media website Facebook in Egypt, following the website’s remarks that ... Tuesday 02-05-2017 10:07 AM Abdul Rahim Ali quits parliamentary session after approval of new Judicial Law Cairo - Abdel Rahim Ali, member of the Egyptian House of Representatives withdrew from todays session following the approval of amendments to the Judicial Authority Law. Ali was attending the ... Wednesday 26-04-2017 04:59 PM Egyptian MPs call for Sinai’s development to eliminate terrorism Egyptian members of parliament condemned the terrorist attack that targeted a check point in the surrounding area of St. Catherines Monastery in South Sinai Governorate, stressing the need ... Thursday 20-04-2017 01:01 PM MPs to US politician: Egypt fights terrorism on behalf of the world Cairo - Wednesday 19-04-2017 10:53 PM Ali urges MPs to consider State Council's view on Judicial Appointment Bill Cairo - MP Abdel Rehim Ali urged the Speaker of the Egyptian House of Representatives Ali Abdel Aal and all the parliament members to consider the State Council’s recommendations on judicial ... Monday 17-04-2017 08:43 PM Parliament approves amendments to State of Emergency Parliaments legislative affairs committee approved Tuesday a proposal to amend the state of emergency law No.162 for 1958, Albawba News reported. The proposal presented by MP Tharwat Bekheit from ... Tuesday 11-04-2017 06:37 PM Parliament unanimously approves State of Emergency General Committee of House of Representatives has approved a three-month state of emergency across the nation that was declared by President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi on Sunday, sources told Albwaba ... Tuesday 11-04-2017 03:53 PM PM Sherif Ismail leaves parliament after brief meeting with its speaker Prime Minister Sherif Ismail left the House of Representatives, after meeting the house speaker, Ali Abdel A’al, to be back at 15:00 to give a statement on the declaration of state of emergency, ... Tuesday 11-04-2017 02:44 PM Egyptian government 'reserves' IMF & WB loans CAIRO - The Egyptian government has decided to place the money it has received from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank in a special account instead of introducing it ... Thursday 23-03-2017 02:40 AM National Council for Human Rights calls on Parliament to adopt ‘Equality and Non-discrimination Act’ Cairo - On the occasion of the UN International Day for Elimination of Racial Discrimination , which is observed annually on 21 March, Mohamed Fayeq, President of the National Council for Human ... Wednesday 22-03-2017 12:14 AM MP: Egypt parliament may pass new investment law in 10 days Cairo - The Egyptian parliament is expected to approved the long-awaited new investment law between one week and ten days, said head of the economic committee Aly El-Gohary said Tuesday. The new law ... Wednesday 22-03-2017 12:05 AM British Conservative Party Leader commends Egypt's pivotal role in terrorism combat Cairo – El-Sayed El-Sharif, Egyptian Parliaments deputy speaker, and the Foreign Relations Committee’s representatives received Sir Hugo Swire , Leader of the British Conservative Party, and ... Monday 20-03-2017 02:32 PM Out of decency: MPs want to ban 'ripped jeans' on Egypt’s university campuses Cairo - MP Abdul Karim Zakaria, a member of the Egyptian Parliament’s Religious Committee, has announced his intention to make a motion dictating that Egyptian universities and schools impose a ... Sunday 19-03-2017 04:11 PM MP finds Egypt’s IMF loan-approval process a constitutional violation Cairo - MP Suzy Adly Nashed , a member of Egyptian Parliament’s Legislative Committee, criticized the government’s decision to receive a $12-billion loan from the International Monetary Fund ( ... Wednesday 15-03-2017 12:25 PM