Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi received his Algerian counterpart Abdelmadjid Tebboune at Cairo International Airport on Monday.
A Cairo emergency state security court sentenced on Sunday Madin Ibrahim Hassenein, who is commonly known as “Nusra Front” Mufti, to life in prison for joining Al-Qaeda-affiliated “Al-Nusra Front” and “Jund Al-Aqsa” movements in Syria and receiving military trainings to carry out terrorist attacks.
The Egyptian Drug Authority (EDA) issued on Monday an emergency use authorisation for Merck’s COVID-19 drug Molnupiravir and has allowed five national companies to manufacture the oral antiviral as a first stage.
Following a two-week holiday, Egypt's House of Representatives, the lower chamber of parliament, will reconvene on Sunday, Monday and Tuesday to discuss a new legislative agenda.
The construction of Egypt’s first nuclear plant, El-Dabaa, with Russia is set to begin in July, Alexey Likhachev, the CEO of the Russian State Atomic Energy Corporation (ROSATOM), said on Tuesday.
Egypt is expected to witness a noticeable drop in temperatures starting Wednesday, with chances of rainfall in the country’s north, especially Greater Cairo and Northern Upper Egypt, the Egyptian Meteorological Authority (EMA) forecast.
Philae and Abu Simbel Temples along with the unfinished obelisk archaeological site and Nubia Museum are now allowing entry using electronic tickets.
The Egyptian and Saudi armed forces concluded on Saturday the Tabuk 5 joint exercise, which had been conducted in Saudi Arabia over the previous days, Egypt’s Military Spokesman Gharib Abdel-Hafez said on Saturday.