Category Archives: Governance

Bou Assi via twitter calls for cabinet meeting in case of intention to invite Assad to economic summit

Caretaker Minister of Social Affairs, Pierre Bou Assi, said via twitter on Monday that he had been surprised by some incoming media reports about a tripartite Lebanese-Jordanian-Iraqi committee to meet in Egypt in an attempt to convince the Arab League …

COMMITTEE AT EGYPTIAN HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES: POLITICAL SOLUTION ONLY SOLUTION TO SYRIA CRISIS

CAIRO, Egypt- The Arab Affairs Committee, of the Egyptian House of Representatives, asserted that, the political solution is the only solution to the crisis in Syria.

In a statement, issued on Sunday, the Committee expressed full support, to the tireless …

EGYPTIAN COURT TO HEAR PETITION TO CANCEL PRESIDENTIAL TERM LIMITS

CAIRO– An Egyptian court has scheduled a hearing later this month on a petition demanding constitutional changes that would allow President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to seek re-election beyond his second term, state news agency MENA reported.

Speculation has been rife …

Speakers in Security Council Call for Robust, Coherent United Nations Cooperation With Regional Bodies as Global Challenges Grow Increasingly Complex

Secretary-General Stresses Need for Collective Action amid Proposal to Fund African Peace Operations from Assessed Contributions

Robust and coherent cooperation among the United Nations and regional and subregional organizations will be key in tackling increasingly complex global challenges, delegates stressed …

Concerned about Delays, Cost Overruns, Speakers in Fifth Committee Seek Clarity on Benefits of Enterprise Resource Planning System

Speakers in the Fifth Committee (Administrative and Budgetary) today requested clarity on the benefits deriving from the Umoja enterprise resource planning project � and reiterated their concern about its spiralling cost and implementation delays � as the Secretariat made its …