[CAIRO] Egypt and Sudan criticised Ethiopia for what they called unilateral filling of its Blue Nile dam at a new round of talks that kicked off on Monday to regulate the flow of water from the...

[CAIRO] African Union-brokered talks ended without an agreement on a disputed dam project on the Nile River's main tributary, potentially ratcheting up tensions between two key US allies on the...

[WASHINGTON] The IMF board on Friday approved a one-year, US$5.2 billion financing package for Egypt to help the country alleviate the economic impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.

[CAIRO] Egypt will reopen its airports on July 1 and begin welcoming to beach resorts tourists kept away by the coronavirus pandemic, the government announced Sunday.

[CAIRO] The world's biggest wheat buyer is boosting purchases from local growers in a push to stockpile grain as the coronavirus puts international supplies at risk.

EGYPTIAN President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has postponed moving civil servants to a planned new administrative capital city to 2021 from 2020 due to the coronavirus epidemic, a blow to a flagship...

FORMER Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak has died at the age of 91 after undergoing treatment in an intensive care unit following surgery, state television said on Tuesday.

[CAIRO] Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has died at the age of 91 after undergoing treatment in an intensive care unit following surgery, state television said on Tuesday.

[PARIS] Egypt, Algeria and South Africa are at high risk of suffering from the deadly coronavirus, a study released on Wednesday suggested.

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UNDER increasing pressure from restive populations that are demanding economic opportunity and social justice, many governments in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) are keen to speed up...