Roundup of Egypt's press headlines on Jan. 23, 2017

Monday 23-01-2017 10:41 AM

Egyptian newspapers on Jan. 23, 2017 - Aswat Masriya

CAIRO, Jan 23 (Aswat Masriya) – Our daily roundup of headlines in Egypt's main state-owned and private newspapers on Jan. 23, 2017:


- Extending participation of armed forces in defense of national security in Gulf

- Cabinet reshuffle includes eight ministries

- Modifying growth rate target to 4 per cent - Ashraf al-Araby

- We will not play defensively against Ghana - Hector Cuper

Akhbar Al-Youm:

- Participation of armed forces in Gulf and Bab el-Mandab extended

- Parliament criticises government's suggestion for regulating drinking water and sanitation

- Egypt to allow Italian experts to examine CCTV footage in Regeni murder investigation

- Wednesday is an official holiday on occasion of revolution and police day

Al-Masry al-Youm:

- Protests against Trump see participation of Muslim Brotherhood

- Church commemorates St. Peter martyrs 

- Renewing participation of armed forces in securing Bab el-Mandeb strait

- Russian Consulate expects return of tourism in a month


- Modifying insurance and pensions bill to raise minimum wage in future - Planning ministry

- Prosecutor General allows Italy to review CCTV footage of Dokki metro in Regeni murder case

- Saudi Arabia, Qatar involved in conspiracy against Damascus with instructions from US...Hamas betrayed us - Deputy Foreign Minister of Syria


- Sisi directs for tightening security on vital facilities

- Parliament decides on candidates for cabinet reshuffle in two days

- Resumption of flights to Cairo in a month - Russian source

- Economic situation is "very critical" - Ali Abdel Aal 

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