Arab Republic of Egypt

Egypt (/ˈɪpt/ (About this soundlisten) EE-jiptArabicمِصر‎ MiṣrEgyptian Arabicمَصر‎ MaṣrCopticⲬⲏⲙⲓ Khēmi), officially the Arab Republic of Egypt, is a country spanning the northeast corner of Africa and southwest corner of Asia by a land bridge formed by the Sinai Peninsula. Egypt is a Mediterranean country bordered by the Gaza Strip and Israelto the northeast, the Gulf of Aqaba and the Red Sea to the east, Sudan to the south, and Libya to the west. Across the Gulf of Aqaba lies Jordan, across the Red Sea lies Saudi Arabia, and across the Mediterranean lie GreeceTurkey and Cyprus, although none share a land border with Egypt.

Capital
Cairo
Square
1 001 450.0
Population
98 423 595
Languages
Arabic, English, French
Currency
EGP
Continent
Africa
Minister of Agriculture
Al-Sayed el-Quseir
Link to the Website of the Ministry
www.moa.gov.jo
Food Security Index
56.30
Source for Food Security Index
https://foodsecurityindex.eiu.com

Egypt in news

15 May 2021
International Cooperation, Supply Ministries coordinate to outline priority sectors to achieve sustainable development, says Minister Al-Mashat
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17 August 2021
Director-General of Islamic Organization for Food Security IOFS Yerlan Baidaulet said that the organization has Science Technology Innovation STI agenda 2026 under the OIC umbrella and underlined that its aim is to bring the best practices and scientific achievements to the people.
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23 February 2022
During the second day of his visit to the Arab Republic of Egypt, corresponding to February 23, 2022 Ambassador Daulet Yemberdiyev, Director of the Cooperation and Protocol Office at IOFS
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23 February 2022
On February 21, 2022 Ambassador Daulet Yemberdiyev, Director of the Cooperation and Protocol Office at IOFS held a bilateral meeting with HE Ms. Fatma Alzahraa Abdelkawy, Director for Policy,
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