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Foreign Ministry called for continuing course of collective work between African countries
The Egyptian Commercial Service Office (ECS) plans to organise a trade mission to Uganda in March, according to Ahmed Antar, head of the ECS. Antar told Daily News Egypt that the ECS is organising several trade missions during the current year including to Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan. Furthermore, Antar elaborated that the trade missions will include engineering …
Joint ministerial commission between both countries concluded on Monday
Company will negotiate to acquire minority stake in factory
The visit comes two days before President Al-Sisi’s visit to Uganda
Egypt will suggest a new document to be an alternative of the Entebbe Agreement
Al-Sisi expressed Egypt is proud of the historic ties between Egypt and Uganda
Shoukry heads to Uganda with message from Al-Sisi
The Ugandan president praised Egypt’s decision to send a protection force to help restore peace in South Sudan
Al Sisi’s visit came after he received an official invitation from his Ugandan counterpart
Roads, railways, port, pipelines to link Kenya, Ethiopia, Uganda, and South Sudan
The South African city of Durban is the venue for the 2016 World Aids Conference. Sub-Saharan Africa will feature prominently on the agenda, a region where the infection rate has decreased by over 40 percent since 2000.
For any football team, you have the goal keeper, defenders, midfielders, strikers, and the coach. These entities blend together so as to secure victory for their team. Separately, they would achieve nothing, for it is through team work (cooperation) that the eleven players can face their opponents (challenges) and win. The players are organised into …
Abdel Aaty may discuss ‘Entebbe’ agreement; Israeli contributes to upcoming hydro siege, says expert
Benjamin Netanyahu arrived in Uganda on Monday as the first Israeli prime minister to visit sub-Saharan Africa in 30 years. For personal reasons, this could be an emotionally-charged visit for the 66-year-old leader.
Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni has named his new cabinet. While many positions remain the same, there has been some grumbling over his wife’s new appointment as sports and education minister.
Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni began his fifth term in power on Thursday when he was sworn into office after winning the elections in February. Opposition parties are however challenging the results.
In the African arena, Egypt’s national women’s volleyball team previously won the 1976 Women’s African Volleyball Championship in Cairo. The team later won the 1989 Women’s African Volleyball Championship held in Mauritius’ capital, Port Louis. Egypt was the winner of the 2003 Women’s African Volleyball Championship in the Kenyan capital of Nairobi.
Marketing companies to join January event, aiming to sell Egyptian chemicals
Meeting is part of drive to increase cooperation between Nile Basin countries
The group seeks to facilitate the implementation of the international convention against torture
By Dr César Chelala Female circumcision, also called female genital mutilation (FGM) is widely practiced in 29 countries in Africa and the Middle East. More than 125 million women have been subjected to different forms of genital mutilation across Africa and in areas of western and southern Asia, and 2 million women undergo the procedure annually. …
100 Egyptian companies set to participate in March 2015 exhibition
Foreign minister conducts telephone calls to discuss development and African Union
Minister of Foreign Affairs Nabil Fahmy urged the African Union’s Peace and Security Council (PSC) to reconsider its decision to freeze Egypt’s membership during a meeting with the African Union’s High Level Panel for Egypt in Cairo on Tuesday. The panel, led by former Malian President Alpha Oumar Konaré, was formed following the suspension of Egypt from …
Reuters – Kenya’s TransCentury said on Tuesday that it has sold its 34% stake in Rift Valley Railways (RVR) to Egyptian private equity firm Citadel Capital. Citadel said it bought the shares for $37.8m, raising its stake to 85%. Uganda’s Bomi Holdings owns the rest. RVR, operator of the sole rail line linking Kenya’s Indian …