Egypt's Foreign Minister Sameh Shukri headed to Saudi Arabia late Monday to meet with his Saudi counterpart to explore regional issues of mutual interest, particularly the situation in Yemen and means to combat terrorism.
The Egyptian presidency strongly condemned the killing of Ethiopians by the Islamic State (IS) group, describing it as a "brutal terrorist incident" while extending its condolences to the Ethiopian people.
Egypt's cabinet postponed on Monday the application of a law governing the implementation of daylight saving time, after a poll conducted revealed a desire to cancel it.
The Egyptian government is committed to the stability of sugar prices within the local market, in an effort to protect local production from the internationally fluctuating sugar prices, the prime minister said on Monday.
The Giza Criminal Court ratified on Monday death sentences served to 22 defendants for breaking into the Kerdasa Police Station in July 2013.
Egypt's armed forces killed 57 suspected militants in raids it conducted in North Sinai during the past 10 days, the army spokesman announced on Monday.
Egypt's central bank is expected to keep interest rates on hold on Thursday, choosing not to cut borrowing costs to boost a slowing economy after inflation hit a five-month high in March.
Egypt's return to the international debt market after a five-year gap is set to attract heavy demand - so heavy that the new bonds risk pricing at precariously high levels.
When President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said people should not moan about Egypt because it was not like war-ravaged Iraq or Syria, his remark gave birth to a joke: New Egyptian passports should read "The Country not like Iraq or Syria."
A circular patch of land in Cairo's central Tahrir Square poses a dilemma for the government: how to honour the epicentre of the 2011 popular uprising while pressing ahead with one of the fiercest crackdowns on dissent in Egypt's history?
At a remote spot in the Sinai desert last month, a commander of Egypt's most feared Islamist group outlined his hopes of toppling the country's government.
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