Social media campaign to release Alaa Abdel Fattah after his health deterioration

Monday, a social media campaign to release Alaa Abdel Fattah trended in Egypt after thousands of microblogs raised the demand on top of the hunger strike Abdel...

El-Nadeem Center: Egyptian prisons suffered 178 violations in April

El Nadeem Center against Violence and Torture has issued its new monthly report, Harvest of Repression, in which it documented 178 violations and five deaths in official...

Human Rights Report: Egypt Subjects Political Activists to Systematic Re-imprisonment

The Transparency Centre for Research, Documentation and Data Management, in partnership with the Arab Foundation for Civil and Political Rights, documented that 1,764 pre-trial detainees have been...

The Egyptian government issued sovereign bonds in the Chinese Yuan

Finance Minister Mohamed Maait has said that Egypt aims to cooperate with China to issue Egyptian bonds denominated in yuan. Maait added, during his meeting with the...

The European Parliament criticizes the deteriorating human rights situation in Egypt

Members of the European Parliament's Human Rights Subcommittee have sharply criticized their counterparts in the Egyptian Parliament's Human Rights Committee during a joint session this week.

Egypt gets EUR 138 million in grants from the EU

The Ministry of International Cooperation and the European Union have celebrated signing many development financing grants worth 138 million euros. According to the Minister...

The Egyptian parliament discusses new sovereign loan agreements amid fears of spiking foreign debt

Egypt’s House of Representatives referred three international loan agreements to the relevant specific committees for discussion. The first is the agreement signed by President...

Egypt: Inflation jumps to its highest rate in 3 years

The Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics has announced that annual inflation was recorded in April at 14.9%, the highest rate in three years.

Petitions to release the Egyptian activist Alaa Abdel Fattah after his health deterioration

Several Egyptian mothers petitioned the National Council for Human Rights to make all possible efforts to transfer political activist Alaa Abdel-Fattah from his prison cell to a...

Egyptian MPs criticize the government for excessive loaning

Several members of the Egyptian House of Representatives have objected to the government's tendency to rely on loans at approximately 50% of its resources in the draft...