This Week in Egypt: Week 31-2022 ( August 1-7)

Top headlines

  • Egypt-brokered ceasefire in Gaza comes into effect after 3-day conflict 
  • Egypt is mediating between Israel, Palestinians to prevent escalation
  • US dollar price nears 19 EGP at Egypt’s major banks 
  • Saudi Arabis’s Public Investment fund unveils new Egyptian investment company
  • Greek FM Dendias marks 2020 EEZ deal with Egypt 
  • Greece, Egypt, and Saudi Arabia to launch joint 2030 World Cup bid
  • Photos of Egyptian star Mohamed Ramadan with Israeli woman spark uproar in Arab world

Main Headlines


  • US dollar price nears 19 EGP at Egypt’s major banks 
  • Egypt to make Sharm El-Sheikh a green city ahead of COP27 
  • Al-Jazeera slams Egypt’s renewal of Rabie el-Sheikh’s detention  


  • Sudan raises alert after start of the 3rd filling of GERD


  • Israel sends strongly worded to Hamas through Egypt  
  • 63 Egyptian Migrants Freed in East Libya
  • Dubai’s firm Tabby plans to continue focusing on its core markets, the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait, as well as expanding into Egypt



  • Cairo conducting intensive talks with Israel & Palestinian factions to end escalation in Gaza
  • Egypt pitches for climate funding in list of African projects to be showcased at at COP27
  • Photos of Egyptian star Mohamed Ramadan with Israeli woman spark uproar in Arab world



  • Egypt-brokered ceasefire in Gaza comes into effect after 3-day conflict
  • Egyptian mediators propose truce from Sunday night 
  • Islamic Jihad agrees Gaza truce with Israel mediated by Egypt


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