Egypt Headlines

Thu, 20 Jun 2024 17:03:18 GMT
Over 2 Million Surgeries Performed Under Presidential Initiative to End Waiting Lists - Health Ministry
[Egypt Online] The Ministry of Health and Population announced that it had performed 2,245,738 surgeries as part of the national initiative to end waiting lists and prevent new ones from forming for critical surgical interventions. The initiative, wh...

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 06:15:51 GMT
UN Resident Coordinator in Cairo Thanks Egypt for Hosting Millions of Refugees
[Egypt Online] On World Refugee Day, Elena Panova, the UN Resident Coordinator in Egypt, expressed her gratitude to Egypt for hosting millions of refugees and for providing access to health and education services.

Thu, 20 Jun 2024 17:01:01 GMT
Egypt Climb One Place in June's FIFA World Rankings
[Egypt Online] Egypt have climbed one place in FIFA's June rankings released on Thursday and moved to third place among African countries.

Thu, 20 Jun 2024 13:15:33 GMT
Egypt Celebrates World Refugee Day
[Egypt Online] Egypt and the world celebrate World Refugee Day on June 20 each year. This occasion serves as a reminder of the suffering of millions of people worldwide who have been forced to flee their homes in search of a safe and dignified life a...

Thu, 20 Jun 2024 17:02:14 GMT
Egypt's Ambassador to Kenya Participates in a Panel Discussion On Mainstreaming the Space Economy in National Development
[Egypt Online] Ambassador Wael Nasreddin Attia, Egypt's Ambassador to Nairobi, participated in a high-level panel discussion called by the Kenyan government entitled "Mainstreaming the Space Economy in National Development" as part of the Kenya Space...

Egyptian Streets

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 11:26:39 +0000
Afrocentric Claims of ‘Black Origins’ of Ancient Egyptian Civilization Spark Controversy
  Egyptologist and former Minister of Antiquities Zahi Hawass asserted that Afrocentric claims about the “Black origins” of ancient Egyptian civilization are “false and misleading”, according to a statement published on T...

Thu, 20 Jun 2024 19:36:44 +0000
Egyptian Deaths During Hajj Rise to 600+
The death toll among Egyptian pilgrims during the Hajj pilgrimage has risen sharply to at least 600, with searing heat cited as the primary cause. This updated figure was provided by an Arab diplomat to AFP news agency on Wednesday, following earlier...

Wed, 19 Jun 2024 09:16:10 +0000
320+ Egyptians Die During Hajj: AFP
At least 323 Egyptian pilgrims have died during the Hajj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia, primarily due to heat-related illnesses, reported the AFP. While Egypt has not officially confirmed these figures, state media have reported several deaths among the...

Tue, 18 Jun 2024 17:30:53 +0000
Egyptian Pilot Dies During Flight from Egypt to Saudi Arabia
News of the death of an Egyptian pilot during a flight from Egypt to Saudi Arabia has been trending in Egypt, with a video circulating on X and other social media platforms showing the moment the co-pilot of the plane announced the death to passenger...

Tue, 18 Jun 2024 17:05:13 +0000
Etihad and EgyptAir Boost Collaboration with New Agreement
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, and EgyptAir have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to enhance their partnership, aiming to expand codeshare agreements, frequent flyer programs, and joint marketing efforts. ...