News Egypt » Government: Egypt: Looming Humanitarian Crisis in Sinai
(Beirut) – The Egyptian government campaign against an affiliate of the Islamic State group in North Sinai has left up to 420,000 residents in four northeastern cities in urgent need of humanitarian aid since February 9, 2018, Human Rights Watch said today.
News Egypt » Government: The International Monetary Fund (IMF), Central Bank of Egypt and Government of Egypt to Host Inclusive Growth and Job Creation Conference in Egypt
The International Monetary Fund (IMF), the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) and the Government of Egypt will co-host a high-level conference in Cairo on May 5-6, 2018, on promoting higher economic growth and job creation in Egypt. The aim of this event is to ...
News Egypt » Government: Egyptian mosque bill could pit government against top religious body
The Egyptian government presented a draft bill to parliament to change the conditions of the use of endowments, which raised the ire of Al-Azhar. KHALED DESOUKI/AFP/Getty Images A boy plays at Al-Azhar Mosque following the weekly Friday prayer, Cairo ...
News Egypt » Government: Egypt is ready to be an energy hub for Europe, investment chief says
Heikal praised reforms led by Egyptian President Fattah al-Sisi that have seen fuel subsidies partially scrapped, as well as other austerity measures, in order to rebuild the economy. "The government has been extremely diligent with following through on ...
News Egypt » Government: Government looks to appoint consultant to study using surplus electricity for water desalination
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) The government is considering appointing a consultant to study the feasibility of exploiting surplus energy production in the construction of desalination plants. Government sources told Daily News Egypt that the total capacity ...
News Egypt » Government: Egypt, WB Sign U.S.$500 Million Project to Develop Public Schools
The Egyptian government and the World Bank (WB) signed on Saturday 21/4/2018 an agreement at an amount of $500 million for the Supporting Egypt Education Reform project, which aims to improve teaching and learning conditions in Egypt's public education system.
News Egypt » Government: Why unbanked Egypt is ripe for a FinTech revolution
and various branches of the Egyptian government. As noted by lawyers Clifford Chance in a recent paper on FinTech in the Middle East, the growing number of FinTech startups in Egypt is being driven by the Egyptian government and the Central Bank of Egypt's ...
News Egypt » Government: Egyptian president tempted to expand term after crushing electoral victory
There are questions that consume Egyptian politics and loom over the entire region ... obtained in the last two elections,” said Mustafa Kamal, an analyst at the government-affiliated Al Ahram Center for Political and Strategic Studies.
News Egypt » Government: World Bank and Egypt Sign US$500 Million Project to Bring Learning Back to Public Schools
Washington, April 21st, 2018 –The Egyptian government and the World Bank signed an agreement today for the US$500 million Supporting Egypt Education Reform project, which aims to improve teaching and learning conditions in Egypt’s public education system.
News Egypt » Government: Egypt decries deadly blast in voter registration center in Kabul
"The Egyptian government and people stand with the government and people of Afghanistan against abhorrent terrorism," the statement read. A suicide bomber blew himself up outside a voter registration center in the Afghan capital on Sunday, killing at least ...