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Egyptian Salvage Workers Recover More Bodies From Sunken Migrant Boat
Survivors have said 450 to 600 migrants, including many women and children, were packed aboard the trawler when it capsized in pre-dawn darkness off the port city of Rosetta as it headed for Europe.
Egypt recovers sunken migrant boat, more bodies
Cairo - Egypt has recovered at least 11 more bodies on Tuesday from last week's migrant shipwreck off Egypt's Mediterranean coast, a local official said, raising the death toll to 179 people.
Egypts president calls for unity after migrant boat tragedy
Rosetta - President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on Monday that Egyptians must join hands with the government to prevent a repeat of the tragedy that struck last week when a Europe-bound boat carrying hu
Islamic State militants kills 5 civilians in Egypts Sinai
El-Arish - Egyptian officials say Islamic State militants have killed five Egyptian civilians and dumped their bodies, wearing orange jumpsuits, in a restive corner of the Sinai Peninsula.
They say t
Egypt's Sissi Promises More Jobs to Deter Perilous Migration to Europe
President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi on Monday pledged more jobs for Egyptians to help dissuade them from making dangerous voyages to Europe after more than 160 migrants died when a boat capsized off the c
Egypts president defends the militarys economic role
Cairo - Egypt's president has rejected criticism that the military is being distracted from its core duties by further involving itself in the economy.
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi also dismissed s
Merkel Calls For Agreements on Migrants With Tunisia, Egypt
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has stated that the EU must sign agreements on migrants with Egypt and Tunisia like the agreement already concluded with Turkey.
Merkel added that more funds should be
Shaaban: Russian-US deal on Syria was undermined inside US Congress
Damascus, SANA - Presidential Political and Media Advisor Bouthaina Shaaban asserted that the Syrian Arab Army will strike wherever there is terrorism in the nation, adding that the government is reso
Egypt picks up sunken migrant boat, death toll rises to 195
Cairo, Sep 28 (IANS) Egypt picked up the recently sunken migrant boat on Tuesday with extra 26 bodies found inside to raise the death toll to 195 so far, state-run Al-Ahram official news website repor
Is inequality underestimated in Egypt' Evidence from housing prices
Egypt ranks as one of the world's most equal countries judging by official estimates of income and consumption inequality. Estimates of inequality, like estimates of poverty, are derived from national
How best can we support Egypt's next generation back at school'
Back to school - back to the twin feelings of hope and fear. As the new school year begins, it brings hope for a better future for our children, and fears over what schools really offer them in terms
Abu Dhabi Chamber receives Argentine delegation
ABU DHABI, 27th September, 2016 (WAM) -- The Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Industry yesterday received a delegation from the Republic of Argentina and discussed ways to strengthen cooperation in t
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