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Chief of Staff back home after Japan visit Cairo - Armed Forces Chief of Staff Lt. General Mahmoud Hegazy returned home on Friday after an official visit to Japan. He held talks during his stay in Japan with the Japanese minister of ... Friday 25-08-2017 02:58 PM Bibliotheca Alexandrina's 2nd video forum begins Alexandria (Egypt) - Bibliotheca Alexandrina will be holding its 2nd video forum this year, running from August 23 until September 23. The theme of this years exhibit was chosen by Marc Mercier, ... Friday 25-08-2017 02:28 PM Ukraine to run charter flights to Cairo starting September 7 Cairo - A Ukrainian airline is planning charter flights between Cairo and Kiev starting September 7, while the Ukraine International Airlines (UIA) plans to have direct flight between Cairo and ... Friday 25-08-2017 11:51 AM Trump calls Egypt's Sisi to affirm support: statement Cairo - U.S. President Donald Trump has told his Egyptian counterpart Abdel Fattah El-Sisi that he wants to strengthen ties with Cairo, Sisis office said Friday, days after it emerged Washington ... Friday 25-08-2017 10:45 AM El-Sisi: developing school curricula key to counter extremism Cairo - President Abdel Fatah El-Sisi discussed developing school curricula during a meeting Thursday with a number of officials and ministers, within the framework of the state strategy of facing ... Friday 25-08-2017 10:11 AM Egyptian air forces to be armed with 15 Ka-52 attack helicopters by 2017 end: manufacturer Moscow - Egypt is scheduled to receive 15 Ka-52 Alligator attack helicopters by the end of this ongoing year, said CEO of Russian Helicopters holding company, Andrey Boginsky, according to Russian ... Thursday 24-08-2017 11:07 PM Environment minister announces disposal of hazardous pesticide in Suez Cairo - Environment Minister Khaled Fahmy said that the ministry, in cooperation with the Global Environment Facility and the World Bank, disposed of 220 tons of the cancerous lindane insecticide. ... Thursday 24-08-2017 10:36 PM ‘Niqab’ falsely claimed to be obligatory: former mufti Cairo - Egypt’s former Grand Mufti, Ali Gomaa, said that Salafists’ claims that the “niqab” (cloth covering the face) is obligatory for women in Islam as a pretext for them to consider other ... Thursday 24-08-2017 10:06 PM Works of government employees’ district at New Capital started Cairo - Minister of Housing Mostafa Madbouly announced on Thursday the commencement of the construction of a residential district for employees of the government at the New Administrative Capital. ... Thursday 24-08-2017 09:36 PM Despite IS threats, Abdel-Rehim Ali holds public conference in electoral constituency Cairo - Despite the latest threats launched by IS, Egyptian Parliamentarian Abdel-Rehim Ali held a public conference on Wednesday with the residents of his constituency in Giza’s districts of ... Thursday 24-08-2017 07:04 PM Egypt discusses shipbuilding, ports upgrading with Singapore Cairo - Egypt started talks with the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore about cooperation in the fields of shipbuilding and investing in the Suez Canal Economic Zone (SCZone), Chairman of the ... Thursday 24-08-2017 06:03 PM Police kills 2 Hasm militants in Wadi El Natroun Cairo - Two Hasm militants were killed in a firefight with policemen in Wadi El Natroun. They were accused of manufacturing bombs to carry out terrorist acts in Egypt, the Interior Ministry ... Thursday 24-08-2017 02:42 PM UK Middle East minister arrives in Egypt Thursday 24-08-2017 02:15 PM Egypt's Minister: Social insurance secures optional e-services for pensioners Thursday 24-08-2017 01:26 PM ICAO gives Sherif Fathy Best Civil Aviation Safety Award Sharm al-Sheikh (Egypt) - The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) gave the Minister of Civil Aviation Sherif Fathy the 2018 Best Civil Aviation Safety Achievement Award on Thursday, ... Thursday 24-08-2017 01:17 PM