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2017-09-20 'No Room for Double Standards' in Combatting Terrorism, Stresses Egyptian President At UN Assembly
[UN News] Noting that comprehensively addressing terrorism is vital for the future of the regional and international order, the President of Egypt called today for an approach to do so that is based not only on eradication of terrorism but also of its root causes, as well as challenging its supporters and those that grant it safe havens.

2017-09-19 Egypt Tops SA as Continent's Top Investment Spot - Report
[News24Wire] Egypt has knocked South Africa from its long-standing top spot regarding investments in Africa, according to Rand Merchant Bank's latest Where to Invest in Africa report for 2018, released on Monday.

2017-09-19 Eib Conference in Egypt Calls for Private Sector to Lead New Push for Investments in the Mediterranean Region
[PR Newswire] Luxembourg -The drive for jobs and growth in the Mediterranean region should be led by the private sector. This was the call today, as the European Investment Bank (EIB) held an international conference in Cairo dedicated to "Boosting investments in the Mediterranean region", in partnership with the Ministry of International Cooperation and Investment, the European Union Delegation to Egypt and the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM). The conference participants discussed regional challenges and opportunities in the con

2017-09-18 Aviation Minister Discusses Cooperation With Djibouti's Ambassador
[Egypt Online] Minister of Civil Aviation Sherif Fathy received on Sunday 17/9/2017 Djibouti's Ambassador to Egypt Mohamed Zhr Hrsy at his office at the ministry headquarters in Cairo to discuss relations between both countries.

2017-09-18 Government Aims to Curtail Unemployment Down to 9.5 Percent
[Egypt Online] Planning Minister Hala el Saeed said on Sunday 17/9/2017 that the country targeted reducing the unemployment rate to 9.5 percent in the coming two fiscal years.

2017-09-18 Ahly, Esperance Share Four-Goal Thriller
[CAF] Esperance return to their base with their heads high, after holding record winners, Al Ahly of Egypt to 2-2 draw away in the quarter final first leg on Saturday in Alexandria.

2017-09-18 Cooperation On Nile Is a Must, Not an Option - CEO
[Ethiopian Herald] Cooperating on transboundary water is a must, not an option said Fekiahmed Negash, CEO of Eastern Nile Technical Regional Office (ENTRO), when speaking about Nile-sharing countries.

2017-09-18 President Sisi Receives UAE FM in NY
[Egypt Online] President Abdel Fattah El Sisi received in his residence in New York on Sunday 17/9/2017 UAE Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed.

2017-09-18 PM Meets Polish, German Companies Over Plants in East Port Said
[Egypt Online] Prime Minister Sherif Ismail conferred on Sunday 17/9/2017 with representatives of the five German and Polish companies that signed investment contracts with "East Port Said Development Company" last week in Germany.

2017-09-18 Trade Ministry, Siemens Sign MOU On Digital Transformation
[Egypt Online] The Trade Ministry and Siemens' Egypt Company have signed a MoU in the field upgrading the local industry and support digital transformation.

2017-09-18 President Sisi Receives in Ny Saudi Ambassador to Us
[Egypt Online] President Abdel Fattah El Sisi received in his residence in New York on Sunday 17/9/2017 Saudi Ambassador to the US Prince Khalid bin Salman, said Presidential Spokesman Ambassador Alaa Youssef.

2017-09-18 Egypt Crowned With 2017 Karate Mediterranean Championships
[Egypt Online] Egypt was crowned champion of the 2017 Mediterranean Championships for Cadet, Junior, and U21 by winning 35 various medals.

2017-09-15 Army Chief of Staff Probes With Japanese Defense Minister Joint Military Ties
[Egypt Online] Army Chief of Staff Mahmoud Hegazy met on Thursday the Japanese Defense Minister Tomohiro Yamamoto and his accompanying delegation, currently visiting Egypt.

2017-09-14 Detained Couple Denied Fundamental Rights
[HRW] Beirut -Egyptian authorities have repeatedly violated a married couple's due process rights since their June 30, 2017 arrest and subsequent detention, Human Rights Watch said today. Interior Ministry forces arrested Ola al-Qaradawi, 55, and her husband, Hosam Khalaf, 58, without a warrant over an alleged Muslim Brotherhood link while they vacationed in Egypt's North Coast and have held both in solitary confinement for at least 70 days.

2017-09-15 Egypt Condemns London Terror Attack
[Egypt Online] Egypt condemned the terror attack that hit earlier a packed London Underground train in the south-west of London at Parsons Green Underground station, leaving 22 people wounded.

2017-09-15 Gafi Approves Establishing Four Investment Regions in Suez, Luxor
[Egypt Online] The board of directors of the General Authority for Investment and Free Zones (GAFI) approved establishing investment zones specialized in small and medium industries at the ring road in Ataqa district in Suez governorate.

2017-09-15 Quartet Boycotts Qatar Due to Its Support for Terror - Egypt's UN Delegate
[Egypt Online] Egypt's permanent delegate to the UN Amr Ramadan has refuted allegations by Qatar's delegation to the Human Rights Council that the oil-rich country is under siege by the Arab anti-terror quartet.

2017-09-15 President Sisi Sends Message to Senegal's President
[Egypt Online] Senegalese President Macky Sall received a message from President Abdel Fatah El Sisi expressing Egypt's appreciation of Dakar's support for Moshira Khattab, the Egyptian candidate to the post of director general of the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).

2017-09-15 Egypt Successfully Organized Financial Inclusion Int'l Conf. - AFI's Top Official
[Egypt Online] Egypt has successfully organized the international conference on financial inclusion, being the largest one of its kind with more than 90 countries participating, Executive Director of the Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI) Alfred Hannig said on Thursday.

2017-09-15 U.S. Companies to Increase Investments in Egypt
[Egypt Online] Minister of Investment and International Cooperation Sahar Nasr met on Friday 15/09/2017 with representatives of General Electric, AbbVie pharmaceuticals, Johnson, Cargill, Merck & Co. pharmaceutical company, ExxonMobil, Kellogg food manufacturing company, JPMorgan Chase bank, and Mastercard, a statement issued by the ministry of investment said.

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