Category Archives: Egypt

This Week in Egypt: Week 47-2021 ( Nov 22-28)

Top Headlines Egypt reopens 3,000-year-old Avenue of Sphinxes in grand, glitzy Luxor ceremony Egypt bans flights from seven African countries over new COVID-19 variant Greece teams up with Egypt on gas supply, infrastructure Egypt and Israel sign memorandum on gas … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 46-2021 ( Nov 15-21)

Top Headlines Prince Charles visits Egypt for the first time in 15 years FMs of Egypt, Greece, Cyprus, France meet in Athens Egypt welcomes new political agreement in Sudan Israel in talks to build solar power plants in Egypt  Egypt … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 45-2021 ( Nov 8-14)

Top headlines US, Egypt conclude first ‘strategic dialogue’ under Biden World powers press for Libya elections but disputes remain Sisi calls for withdrawal of all foreign troops from Libya Israel, Egypt to increase military presence along Egypt’s Rafah border Egypt’s … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 44-2021 ( Nov 1-7)

Top headlines U.S.-Egypt Strategic Dialogue will be held in DC on November 8-9  Ted Cruz, top Dem Bob Menendez have had a heated exchange over Biden’s Egypt policy Egyptian president denounces assassination attempt on Iraqi PM Egypt aims to generate 42% … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 43-2021 ( Oct 25-31)

Top Headlines Egypt’s President Sisi ends state of emergency for the first time in years American B1-B bomber flies over Mideast, including Egypt, amid Iran tensions Egypt’s FM discussed latest developments in Sudan with US special envoy Libya’s 5+5 Military … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 42-2021 ( Oct 18-24)

Apology for the delay in posting last week compilation. There are many important news today, Monday 25th, on Egypt, but last week too has a collection of important news, especially Reuters’ report on North Sinai, and the legendary performance of … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 41-2021 ( Oct 11-17)

Top Headlines Greece, Egypt sign deal for first subsea power link between Europe and Africa Cyprus and Egypt sign deal to pursue electricity hookup Cairo requests freezing drones deal between Turkey and Ethiopia Trial of Egyptians for Italian student’s murder … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 39-2021 ( Sep 27- Oct 3)

Top Headlines U.S. security adviser visits Egypt, discusses various issues with Egyptian officials Egypt Air flight lands in Tel Aviv for first time in decades Egypt’s FM Shoukry visits Moscow for political consultations Egypt is “selected as nominee” to host COP27 … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 38 -2021 ( Sep 20-26)

Top Headlines Egypt’s former military ruler Tantawi, key figure in 2011, dies at 85 Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Egypt’s FM hold talks in New York Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias met with his counterparts from Egypt and Cyprus … Continue reading

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