This Week In Egypt: Week 12-2023 ( March 20-26)

Top Headlines

  • IMF is preparing for first review of Egypt programme
  • Egypt receives three Cyclone-class patrol boats from US
  • Swiftships to provide 7 Additional Coastal Patrol Crafts to Egypt
  • Ramadan begins in Mideast amid high costs, hopes for peace
  • Ancient Egypt excavation uncovers 2,000 mummified ram heads at Abydos

Main Headlines


  • Egypt’s Sisi discusses nuclear plant, grains trade with Russian officials
  • Palestinian officials on Monday expressed satisfaction with the outcome of the security summit with Israel in the Egyptian Red Sea city of  Sharm El-Sheikh 
  • Egypt rejects Israeli ‘irresponsible and inflammatory’ statements concerning existence of Palestinians
  • Egypt’s first complete Zodiac is uncovered in Luxor’s Temple of Esna


  • Egypt receives three Cyclone-class patrol boats  from US
  • Egypt condemns inclusion of Jordanian, Palestinian territories in a map of Israel by Israeli minister
  • Egypt started experimental production at “Iqat” gold mine: Petroleum minister
  • Egypt signs protocol with Spanish Talgo to manufacture rail train carriages


  • Gold prices in Egypt fall nearly 6% amid anticipation of US interest rate decision
  • Egypt bans sugar exports for three months: Trade minister
  • Suez Canal Economic Zone partners with Abu Dhabi Ports in multi-million pound projects
  • 4.1 magnitude earthquake hits Upper Egypt’s Aswan, no casualties reported





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