Jul. 07, 14:30
KADUNA: A bomb on the outskirts of Nigeria’s Zaria city in the northern state of Kaduna killed at least 20 people on Tuesday morning, the state governor, Nasir el-Rufai, said on his Twitter feed. Zinari Shehu, a local...
Jul. 07, 14:03
MARSEILLE: Explosives, 180 detonators and around 40 grenades were stolen from an army base in the southern French town of Miramas, near Marseille, a source close to investigation said on Tuesday. The theft came even though...
Jul. 07, 12:30
A new Egyptian Satellite will be launched by 2017 per an agreement signed last week between the National Authority for Remote Sensing & Space Sciences (NARSS) and Germany. CAIRO: A new Egyptian Satellite will be launched...
Jul. 07, 14:45
CAIRO: The rate market exit of foreign investment is 12 percent during the first quarter of 2015, to reach $1.53 billion, compared to $1.74 billion in the same period from the last year, according to the Central Bank of Egypt...
Jul. 07, 12:52
CAIRO: Egypt’s net international reserves rose to $20.079 billion at June-end, around $520 million up from $19.559 billion a month earlier, the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) announced Tuesday. Egypt’s foreign reserves saw a...
Jul. 07, 12:10
Egypt has halted all cotton imports in a bid to assist the production and marketing of the local crop, the agriculture ministry announced on Tuesday, signalling a change of course just six months after announcing an end to...
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U.S. tourism to Egypt increases by 4.7 % in 2014: CAPMAS
Reporting on slain prosecutor banned, military spox warns against foreign media
Egypt’s Cabinet reviews anti-terrorism draft law amid rising militancy
Jul. 04, 16:00
CAIRO: Egypt has lifted a 13-year-old ban on excavation permits issued to foreign archeology missions working in Upper Egypt, Secretary General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities (SCA) Mostafa Amin was quoted by Youm7...
Jul. 01, 15:45
CAIRO: The renovation of Cleopatra’s Needle; Egypt’s 3,500 year-old obelisk which towers above the east side of Central Park in New York, has been completed. “I am proud to inaugurate the obelisk after a year of renovation...
Jul. 01, 11:25
CAIRO: Firing Ramadan cannon to mark the end of fasting hours during the holy month has been Egypt’s centuries-old tradition that is about to fade away. “The Ramadan Cannon, or Madfaa al-Iftar, was fired last in 1992 after the...