Daily Archives: October 6, 2018

World Facing ‘Moment of Opportunity’ to End Violence against Women, Third Committee Hears amid Calls for Gender Equality in Politics

The world is at a moment of opportunity in eliminating violence against women and girls, UN-Women Deputy Executive Director Asa Regner told the Third Committee (Social, Humanitarian and Cultural) today, calling for unqualified support for a strengthened feminist movement.

Ms. …

STRATEGIC LOCATION, IMPROVED INFRASTRUCTURE TO TURN EGYPT INTO REGIONAL ENERGY HUB

CAIRO, Egypt- With Egypt’s strategic location and improved infrastructure, the North African country is becoming a regional hub for energy trade, said experts. “Egypt has all the conditions needed, to turn into a regional hub for energy trade. It has …

US First Lady in Cairo on Final Leg of Africa Trip

U.S. first lady Melania Trump arrived Saturday in Cairo, Egypt, where she was greeted at an arrival ceremony by President Abdel Fattah al-Sissi and his wife, Entissar Mohameed Amer.

After a visit to the presidential palace and a stop at …