News and Politics:
Ethiopian Foreign Minister Tedros Adhanom described his Wednesday meeting with Egyptian Foreign Minister Nabil Fahmy as “candid” in a tweet Thursday.
The Engineers Syndicate opened its doors Friday in different governorates to start the voting process to choose a new council.
The Ministry of Tourism presented Friday proposals for an anti-harassment draft law currently under review by the president.
The Ministry of Finance is preparing an amendment to legislation that would consider tax evasion as a crime and not a misdemeanor in an attempt to toughen legal punishment for such practices.
Indexes of the Egyptian Exchange (EGX) fell this week and market capital incurred more than a 26.1 billion EGP ($3.7 billion) lossamid selling pressures.