Apr. 19, 18:49
SANAA: The political party of Yemen’s former longtime autocrat has welcomed a United Nations resolution calling for a cease-fire in the country, urging on all involved in the conflict to observe it. In a statement issued...
Apr. 19, 17:57
CAIRO: The final judgement in a case surrounding the murder of Shiite leader, Hassan Shehata, is expected June 13 , Youm7 reported. The investigations charged the accused with mobbing and fatally beating the leader and three...
Apr. 19, 16:45
CAIRO: A Pakistani military delegation arrived in Cairo Sunday to hold talks with Egyptian military Chief of Staff Mahmoud Hegazi, Youm 7 reported. Earlier this month, Minster of Defense Sedqi Sobhi visited Pakistani capital...
Apr. 19, 16:36
CAIRO: Minister of Trade and Industry Mounir Fakhry Abdel Nour announced Sunday an eight percent anti-dumping tariff on each ton of imported steel (around 408 EGP, or $53/ton) for three years, MENA reported. Abdel Nour’s...
Apr. 19, 16:29
CAIRO: The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) ended on a mixed note Sunday, as the benchmark index EGX30 dropped 1.37 percent, hurt mainly by Arab and foreign sell offs. The benchmark fell to 8,764 points at close, down from 8,886 points...
Apr. 19, 14:33
CAIRO: Egypt’s Housing Minister Moustafa Madbouly opened Sunday the first “Government and Developer: Partnership for Development” conference, which is aimed to promote relationships between the state and private sector...
Iran, Turkey, Qatar excluded from Egypt’s Quran contest
Fahmy ‘troubled’ by long delay for Canadian passport
Parliament election laws approved by gov’t, referred to State Council
Year after El Bernameg taken off-air, Bassem Youssef wins Best Host at NYF
Giza school’s ‘Islamist’ book burning to be investigated: Education Min
Sexual harassment ‘significantly decreased’ over spring holidays: pressure group
Apr. 19, 12:45
CAIRO: “Sinai – specifically South Sinai – is not the danger zone it is often made out to be,” according to the Sinai is Safe campaign’s Facebook page. In an effort to change perceptions of Egypt’s Sinai as...
Apr. 18, 16:17
CAIRO: Egypt’s seven UNESCO World Heritage Sites, including Giza Pyramids, were opened to the public for free Saturday only for World Heritage Day, which occurs every year April 18, Antiquities Ministry Mamdouh al-Damaty...
Apr. 17, 17:15
CAIRO: Cairo Runners initiative has held its third annual half-marathon in Cairo’s upscale district of Heliopolis Friday, in cooperation with the Ministry of Sport and Cairo governorate. The marathon, held Friday morning, was...