Oct. 09, 19:02
UNITED NATIONS: The U.N. Security Council on Friday adopted a resolution to authorize the European Union and individual countries to seize migrant-smuggling vessels on the high seas off Libya. “People cannot profit from...
Oct. 09, 17:53
CAIRO: A Russian tourist died Thursday while diving at Abu Hilal Canyon in Dahab, South Sinai, reigniting an ongoing conflict on the authority empowered to issue diving licenses. Vadim Yatsin, 50, was diving under the...
Oct. 09, 17:25
CAIRO: President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi has issued a decision to pardon 20 Sudanese nationals imprisoned in Egypt, according to the Egyptian Official Gazette. The decision, published in the gazette Wednesday, did not list the...
Oct. 09, 16:40
LONDON: Oil extended gains on Friday and was set for its biggest weekly rise in over six years after U.S. Federal Reserve minutes suggested it was in no hurry to raise interest rates and an influential forecaster predicted a...
Oct. 09, 15:04
ABU DHABI/HAMBURG (Reuters) – The lowest offer in Egyptian state buyer GASC’s wheat purchase tender that closed on Friday was $196.74 a tonne free on board (FOB) for French wheat, traders said. The offer was made...
Oct. 09, 13:02
CAIRO: The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) on behalf of the Ministry of Finance is set to auction 7.5 billion EGP ($958.2 million) in treasury bills Sunday, according to the bank’s official website. Egypt’s central bank usually...
School feeding program to help 100K children: Minister of Social Solidarity
E-attendance to be applied at Egyptian high schools as of Sunday
Nile polluters face 50K EGP fine
Lecturer cries in classroom after being forced to remove face veil
Minister of Culture, Salafists spar Egypt’s identity
NCHR to form operations room to follow expat voting
Oct. 09, 14:51
CAIRO: Egypt’s state-run news agency says the restoration of King Tutankhamun’s world-famous golden mask will begin Saturday, over a year after the beard was accidentally broken off and hastily glued back with...
Oct. 07, 17:46
CAIRO: The Antiquities Ministry announced it has taken “all legal measures” to stop the sale of a set of Islamic manuscripts up for sale Wednesday in the U.K.’s Sotheby auction house. “The collection includes Islamic artifacts...
Oct. 06, 17:14
CAIRO: The fifth season of Cross Egypt Challenge CEC, the 2,200-kilometer motorcycle and scooter rally, is to kick off Oct. 23, to last for nine days long and end on October 31, according to the Rally’s website. The launching...