This Week in Egypt: Week 38-2020 ( Sept 14-20)

Top Headlines

  • Egypt slams statements made by Turkish Foreign Minister as ‘baseless, contradictory’
  • Egypt, Greece agree to reject ‘provocative actions’ in Eastern Mediterranean
  • Italian energy giant Eni announces new gas discovery offshore Egypt
  • A recent Goldman Sachs report reveals that Egypt’s economy is still robust
  • Egypt, Mexico and Moldova out of the running to lead the WTO
  • Heavy police presence, random searches around Tahrir square amid call for protests

Main Headlines


  • Egyptian delegation meets Haftar, Aguila Saleh, urges ceasefire in Libya
  • A fair, sustainable deal is the only solution to GERD dispute: Egypt’s irrigation minister
  • Egypt to allow wedding ceremonies, cultural events in open-air venues






  • Egypt slams statements made by Turkish Foreign Minister as ‘baseless, contradictory’
  •  Egypt’s resorts face tough winter as visitor numbers plummet
  • Egypt releases detained YouTube couple who pranked daughter
  •  30 countries will move their embassies to Egypt’s New Administrative Capital
  • Egypt approves of teaching Chinese as elective second foreign language for the first time




  • Why is Turkey acquiescing to Egypt’s role in Libya? Fehim Tastekin
  • How to Share a River a river. Biniam Bedasso

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