This Week in Egypt: Week 40-2021 ( Oct 4-10)

Top Headlines

  • Egypt close to finalising arrangements for gas supplies to Lebanon
  • Egyptian FM Shoukry delivers message from Sisi to Putin
  • Egypt starts construction of gas pipeline in the Western Desert
  • Egypt raises fuel prices by 25 piasters 
  • Egypt and US advance Palestinian unity government, but Fatah and Hamas leery 
  • Egyptian headline inflation rises to 6.6% in September
  • Sharm El-Sheikh receives first direct flight from UK following year-long suspension 

Main Headlines



  • Egypt close to finalising arrangements for gas supplies to Lebanon
  • Egyptian FM discusses Libya, Middle East process with Russian security council secretary
  • Egypt has fully vaccinated over 7 million people against COVID-19 





  • Sharm El-Sheikh receives first direct flight from UK following year-long suspension 
  • First Libyan flight lands in Cairo Airport after 7 years 
  • Canterbury Archbishop urges Ethiopia to ensure fair GERD use, calls for Israeli-Palestinian peace process 
  • Egypt to receive 7 million doses of COVID vaccines within days 
  • Two doctors, employee sentenced to two years in jail for bullying a nurse




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