17 bids for Red Sea-Dead Sea canal projectProject is aimed at saving the ever-shrinking Dead Sea - predicted to dry up altogether by 2050 - by diverting water from the Red Sea.
Sisi defends strategic island transfer to SaudisFaced with protest, Egyptian president says he 'restored' them, after Saudis in 1950 asked for protection from Israel.
Saudis plan massive Red Sea bridge to link Egypt, bypass IsraelSaudi Arabia planning massive aid package to Egypt, bridge to Sinai to bolster Egyptian economy and link Arab world.
Foreign tourists wounded in attack on Egyptian hotelGunmen arrive by sea at hotel in Egypt's Hurghada, open fire and kill two tourists.
Jordan, Israel to Link Dead Sea with Red SeaDeal signed in Amman to pump Red Sea into Dead Sea as part of efforts to boost Israel's water supply.
Could Iranian-Backed Rebels Threaten Eilat?The Houthi rebels in Yemen are trying to take over the strait of Bab el-Mandeb, thus allowing it to control Israel's southernmost naval bay.
Water-Sharing Initiative Officially Signed in Washington"This is a historic agreement," says Minister Silvan Shalom as he signs a deal with Jordan and PA to save the Dead Sea.
'Historic' Agreement to Link Red & Dead SeasEnergy Minister Silvan Shalom announces deal with Jordan and PA to save Dead Sea, provide desalinized water to all 3 parties.
U.S. Sending Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier to Middle EastWarning to Syria? The USS Nimitz and other ships in its strike group are heading toward the Red Sea.
U.S. Navy Patrolling Near Egypt's CoastTwo U.S. Navy ships patrolling in the Middle East moved closer to Egypt's Red Sea coast in recent days, said the top Marine Corps general.
Iranian Official Touts Tehran's Help to SudanAs Iranian ships docked at a port in Sudan on Monday, an Iranian official said that Tehran had transferred manpower and technology to Sudan.
Egyptian Tourism Down 30% in 2011Egyptian tourism revenues dropped nearly 30 percent last year due to its revolutionary ouster of former President Hosni Mubarak.
Israel Deploying Warships in Red Sea - Iran Following SuitThe IDF has deployed two warships to the Red Sea near the Egyptian border as Sinai terror alerts pour in; Iran plans to follow suit.
Iranian Submarine Departs Red SeaIran's submarine Yunis has concluded a 66 day mission in the Red Sea defense analysts say was likely aimed at Israel.
Iran Moving, Trebling Uranium EnrichmentIran has promised to move its uranium enrichment program to the underground Fordow site and triple its production efforts.
Photo Contest Shows Off Israel's Underwater BeautyTens of thousands of dollars in prizes were handed out at the 6th Epson Red Sea World of Underwater Images contest.
Egyptian Oil Spill Befouls Red Sea ResortsAn oil spill from an Egyptian rig has polluted several tourist sites along a large stretch of Red Sea coastline.
Fatal Dive at the Red SeaSue Kahana was an experienced diver, and her trip to Sinai was meant to be another joyous occasion. But something went wrong on her 70th dive.
'Viva Palestina' Blocked at Red Sea, Will Try for Gaza Via SyriaA British legislator has led his convoy of aid for Gaza out of Aqaba and is now heading for Syria after learning the Egyptians cannot be pressured.