Category Archives: Governance

PM urges taking precautionary measures against virus to protect workers

Prime Minister Moustafa Madbouli held a meeting on Wednesday 1/4/2020 with Minister of Housing Assem el Gazzar.

He asserted during the meeting that it is necessary that all companies take precautionary measures for fighting coronavirus.

He added that the building …

Saudi Minister tells Muslims to wait on making haj plans: State TV

Saudi Arabia is urging Muslims to wait before making plans to attend the annual haj pilgrimage until there is more clarity about the deadly coronavirus pandemic, the kingdom’s minister for haj and umrah said on Tuesday 31/3/2020.

Some 2.5 million …

Egypt’s Mufti mourns death of former Awqaf Minister

Egypt’s Mufti Shawqi Allam has mourned the death of former Awqaf Minister Mahmoud Hamdy Zakzouk, who passed away earlier on Wednesday 1/4/2020.

The Mufti extended his heartfelt condolences to the Islamic thinker’s family.

He underscored the significant efforts exerted by …

Egypt seeks to bring nationals stuck from France

The Egyptian Consulate in Paris said on Wednesday 25/3/2020 coordination is under way between Egyptian and French authorities to bring home nationals who were stranded in France following flight suspension decision amid novel coronavirus fears.

On its social networking pages, …

Egypt follows situation of stranded Egyptians in Tunisia

The Egyptian Embassy in Tunisia said on Wednesday  25/3/2020 that it is following up with Tunisian authorities the situation of stranded Egyptians, who wish to return to their homeland in light of Tunisia’s decision to suspend international flights amid coronavirus …