Egypt's spat with Qatar is a 'matter of principle'
The ongoing political rift between Qatar and Arab governments is "a matter of principle", said Egypt's Minister of Finance Amr El-Garhy. Regarding Egypt's economy, El-Garhy was optimistic that inbound tourism would soon recover and reaffirmed ...
Egypt weightlifting doping scandal deepens as new cases revealed
Egypt faces the possibility of being banned from weightlifting for up to two years by the sport's governing body after another five teenagers, including two girls aged 14, tested positive for steroids -- a charge the head of the national ...
Egypt May Face Lengthy Ban and Fine Over Teenage Doping Scandal
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Egypt lawmakers approve deal giving islands to Saudi Arabia
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CAIRO — In defiance of a court ruling, Egypt's parliament voted on to ratify a disputed 2016 agreement that would transfer two strategic Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia. The vote, in which lawmakers in favor were asked to stand up, came shortly after ...
Egypt arrests dozens ahead of proposed island protests
Egypt police disburse small protests against islands deal
Egypt arrests dozens ahead of proposed protests
Egypt: Seven men facing imminent execution after being tortured in custody
The Egyptian authorities must immediately stop the imminent executions of seven men sentenced to death in two grossly unfair trials, said Amnesty International calling on them to refer the case to the senior judges at Egypt's highest appeals court, the ...
Egypt lifts limit on foreign currency transfers
CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's central bank says it has lifted a $100,000 annual cap for foreign currency transfers abroad, signaling progress toward easing a dollar shortage and potentially strengthening investor confidence. Egypt set the cap in early 2011 ...
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Egypt's Central Bank Removes Limits on Currency Transfers
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Despite Public Outcry, Egypt to Transfer Islands to Saudi Arabia
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The islands of Tiran, foreground, and Sanafir, which sit between Egypt's Sinai Peninsula and Saudi Arabia. Egypt has moved to transfer them to the Saudis. Credit Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. CAIRO — The fate of Tiran and Sanafir, a pair of ...
Egypt lawmakers approve island transfer to Saudi Arabia
Egypt's parliament approves Red Sea islands transfer to Saudi Arabia
Egypt's parliament approves islands deal to Saudi Arabia
UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Egypt clarify ban on Qatari airlines
ABU DHABI: The United Arab Emirates, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the Kingdom of Bahrain and Arab Republic of Egypt have affirmed that the measures they have taken against the State of Qatar are within their sovereign and legal rights in line with the ...
Qatar blockade should be extended to Turkey, Egypt's Sisi suggests
Turkish opposition party head slams Egyptian president
As Qatar Crisis Rages, Egypt Gets Closer to Hamas
Samir Ghattas, head of Middle East Forum for Strategic Studies in Egypt, has no doubts whatsoever. “The understandings between the Hamas delegation on one side and the Egyptian intelligence chief and Mohammed Dahlan on the other are a balloon with ...
Egypt calls on Hamas to resolve issue of Israeli soldiers held hostage
Egypt scraps $100k limit on FX transfers - Financial Times
The Central Bank of Egypt has scrapped controls placing limits on currency transfers abroad, as the country's long-running foreign currency shortage eases.
Hamas agrees with Egypt on tighter border security
Egypt has reportedly offered to provide electricity to Gaza to relieve part of its humanitarian crisis in return for Hamas agreeing to several security measures. The Hamas delegation, headed by the movement's new Prime Minister Yahya Sinwar, returned ...
Israel in Talks With Egypt, Europeans in Bid to Solve Gaza Electricity Crisis
Israel said in talks with Egypt, EU in bid to avert Gaza electricity crisis