To install click the Add extension button. That's it.

The source code for the WIKI 2 extension is being checked by specialists of the Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Apple. You could also do it yourself at any point in time.

Kelly Slayton
Congratulations on this excellent venture… what a great idea!
Alexander Grigorievskiy
I use WIKI 2 every day and almost forgot how the original Wikipedia looks like.
Live Statistics
English Articles
Improved in 24 Hours
Added in 24 Hours
Show all languages
What we do. Every page goes through several hundred of perfecting techniques; in live mode. Quite the same Wikipedia. Just better.

Ministry of Information (Egypt)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Arab Republic of Egypt
Ministry of Information
وزارة الاعلام
Coat of arms of Egypt (Official).svg
Agency overview
JurisdictionGovernment of Egypt
Agency executive
  • Dorreya Sharaf El-Din, Minister of Information
WebsiteOfficial website

The Ministry of Information is the ministry in charge of media and information in Egypt.

History and profile

The ministry was established in 1982 and it is the successor of the ministry of national guidance.[1] Before its foundation the ministry of culture and information also dealt with the duties later held by it.[2]

The ministry was abolished in February 2011[3][4] when the new cabinet was created under Prime Minister Essam Sharaf after his predecessor Ahmed Shafiq resigned.[5] It was reestablished in July 2011 and Osama Heikal was appointed minister of information.[4]

The headquarters of the ministry is in Cairo.

List of Egyptian Ministers of Information (incomplete)


  1. ^ Toby Mendel (August 2011). "Political and Media Transitions in Egypt" (PDF). Internews. Retrieved 24 October 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ a b (22 December 2012). Sadat's last minister of information dies, Al-Ahram
  3. ^ a b "BREAKING: New government swears in". Cairo Post. 17 June 2014. Retrieved 21 June 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ a b "Egypt's reinstatement of Information Ministry is a setback". Committee to Protect Journalists. New York. 12 July 2011. Retrieved 3 January 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. ^ "Egypt's reinstatement of Information Ministry is a setback". Committee to Protect Journalists. 12 July 2011. Retrieved 3 July 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  6. ^ Hammond, Andrew. Pop Culture Arab World!: Media, Arts, and Lifestyle, p. 79 (2005)

External links

This page was last edited on 18 April 2021, at 10:59
Basis of this page is in Wikipedia. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 Unported License. Non-text media are available under their specified licenses. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. WIKI 2 is an independent company and has no affiliation with Wikimedia Foundation.