Tag Archives: Ethiopia

This Week in Egypt: Week 32-2022 (August 8-14)

Top Headlines At least 41 people have been killed in fire at church in the worst fire tragedy in Egypt’s recent history Ethiopia completes third phase of filling of its dam reservoir Annual urban inflation in Egypt increases to 13.6% … Continue reading

Posted in Diary of Aak, Egypt | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

This Week in Egypt: Week 29- 2022 ( July 18-24)

Top Headlines Egypt’s Sisi visited Germany, Serbia, and France Macron hosts Egypt’s al-Sisi in Paris for talks on security and defence Russian FM visits Egypt, part of Africa trip amid Ukraine war US special envoy begins tour of Egypt, UAE, … Continue reading

Posted in Diary of Aak, Egypt | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

This Week in Egypt: Week 23-2022 ( June 6-12)

Top Headlines EU proposes natural gas import deal with Egypt and Israel Egypt receives 63,000 tonnes of wheat from France Egypt’s Grand Mufti approves death sentence for the murderer of Coptic priest Egypt’s Sisi, Yemeni president discuss maritime security in … Continue reading

Posted in Diary of Aak, Egypt | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

This Week in Egypt: Week 7-2022 ( Feb 14-20)

Top Headlines Ethiopia starts producing electricity from its controversial Nile dam Egypt breaks LNG export records with eye on Europe Egypt is lengthening two-way portion of Suez Canal by 10 kilometres  UAE’s Dragon makes first oil discovery in Gulf of … Continue reading

Posted in Diary of Aak, Egypt | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

This Week in Egypt: Week 4-2022 ( Jan 24-30)

Top headlines Days after massive arms deal, US halts $130 million Egypt military aid over human rights concerns Egypt officially enters state of water poverty, pushes to revive stalled negotiations Algeria’s President visited Egypt for talks on Libya and Ethiopian dam Egypt’s … Continue reading

Posted in Diary of Aak, Egypt | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

This Week in Egypt: Week 2-2022 ( January 10-16)

Top Headlines Egypt arrests member of Hasm terrorist group after Istanbul-bound plane made emergency landing in Luxor  Ethiopia clears forests at GERD site in preparation for 3rd filling Egypt to rejoin JPMorgan EM bond index in January 2022 Egyptian, Algerian … Continue reading

Posted in Diary of Aak, Egypt, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Diary of Aak, Egypt | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Diary of Aak, Egypt | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

This Week in Egypt: Week 37-2021 ( Sept 13-19)

Top Headlines U.N. council urges Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan to restart dam talks President Biden to withhold, restrict some military aid to Egypt Egyptian president and Israeli prime minister have talks in first formal meeting between two countries in over a … Continue reading

Posted in Diary of Aak, Egypt | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

This Week in Egypt: Week 36-2021 ( Sept 6-12)

Top Headlines Egypt Launches National Strategy for Human Rights Turkey and Egypt pledge further talks to normalise ties after second round of talks Egyptian PM:  Egypt-Turkey ties could be restored this year if outstanding issues are resolved Egypt builds new water … Continue reading

Posted in Diary of Aak, Egypt | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment