Sep. 03, 18:13
CAIRO: A case against three people was referred to the Grand Mufti Thursday, signaling a death sentence for murdering an officer in Alexandria Aug. 14, 2013. Major Hossan Bahiy of Central Security Forces was securing...
Sep. 03, 17:00
Video:Migrants try to elude fingerprinting at Hungary refugee camp.
Sep. 03, 16:54
JERUSALEM: Faced with a surge in migration from the Middle East and North Africa, two European countries are exploring the possibility of erecting towering steel security fences along parts of their borders, similar...
Sep. 03, 16:35
CAIRO: The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) rebounded at the close of Thursday’s session, tracking regional stock markets Pushed by a strong buying spree among Arab traders, Egypt’s benchmark index EGX30 hiked 2.03 percent to 7,296...
Sep. 03, 16:30
CAIRO: An International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission is scheduled to visit Cairo in the middle of September, to discuss latest economic developments with top government officials, MENA quoted IMF’s Egypt Mission Chief Chris...
Sep. 03, 15:15
CAIRO: Egypt’s central bank kept the pound steady at a dollar sale on Thursday, selling $37.8 million at a cut-off price of 7.7301 pounds per dollar, unchanged from Tuesday. The central bank had kept the pound at 7.5301...
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Cabinet to re-study exam of student who received zero
Sep. 03, 17:18
GIZA – During a visit to the Sphinx and the Pyramids today, U.S. Ambassador Stephen Beecroft affirmed U.S. support for preserving Egypt’s antiquities and for increasing tourism. Joined by representatives from the Ministry of...
Sep. 03, 14:23
CAIRO: Brickwork has been unearthed during excavation work south of Cairo’s Fatimid Wall, Antiquities Minister Mamdouh al-Damaty announced Wednesday. “Studies and scientific research will be carried out by specialists...
Sep. 02, 12:12
CAIRO: The golden mask of Tutankhamun is being scanned and photographed in preparation for a comprehensive renovation process, The Egyptian Museum Director Mahmoud al-Halwagy told the state news agency Tuesday. Renovating the...