This Week In Egypt: Week 43-2020 (Oct 19-25)

Top Headlines

  • Egypt begins voting to elect new parliament 
  • Ethiopia summons U.S. ambassador after Trump suggests Egypt may blow-up Ethiopian Dam
  • U.S., Sudan press for amicable solution over Ethiopia dam dispute
  • France urges Middle Eastern countries to stop boycott of French products
  • Egypt to announce new discovery in Saqqara Necropolis soon
  • Egypt’s economy exceeds expectation despite coronavirus pandemic
  • Egypt and Spain conduct joint naval exercise in Red Sea 
  • Egypt upgrades visitor experience at Giza pyramids site 

Main Headlines








  • Egyptian President’s warning: Erdoğan uses Islam and a wave of terrorists could go to Greece
  • France urges Middle Eastern countries to stop boycott of French products France urges
  • Foreign investors are returning in force to Egypt’s local debt after the coronavirus sparked a selloff, more than doubling their holdings in five months
  • Egypt and Sudan sign railway cooperation deal



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