Apr. 01, 15:41
TIKRIT: Iraq’s defense minister says security forces have achieved a “magnificent victory” over the Islamic State group in Tikrit. Khalid al-Obeidi said Wednesday that security forces have “accomplished...
Apr. 01, 15:30
BEIRUT: Syrian activists and a Lebanon-based TV station are reporting that Islamic State militants have infiltrated a Palestinian refugee camp in the Syrian capital, Damascus, and are fighting with a group inside the camp. The...
Apr. 01, 15:15
CAIRO: Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit to Egypt and other regional states, which was scheduled mid-April, has been delayed, according to a brief presidential statement Wednesday. Minister of Industry Mounir Fakhry Abdel...
Apr. 01, 16:28
CAIRO: Banks have paid 3.4 billion EGP (US $445 million) in interest revenues on Suez Canal investment certificates so far, Youm7 quoted a source at the government on Wednesday. After the announcement of the Suez Canal mega...
Apr. 01, 14:00
CAIRO: The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) lost ground in March and market capitalization shed around 4.95 billion EGP ($655.45 million,) according to the EGX monthly report. Egypt’s market rode a downward wave in March, which became...
Apr. 01, 12:30
CAIRO: Palm Hills Developments (PHD) and Madinet Nasr Housing (MNHD) signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to develop a real estate project over a 433,643 square meter (sqm) land plot owned by MNHD, according to a joint...
Belly dancer sentenced to jail for insulting head of the Zamalek Sporting Club
Morsi-era politics damaged Egypt-African relations: Sudanese president Bashir
Opinion: India by the Nile brings back an old love to Egyptians
Egypt considers air bridge for nationals to return from Yemen
Press freedom group demands re-investigation into journo’s murder
Man to file suit demanding Father’s Day on Sisi’s Birthday
Mar. 31, 14:28
CAIRO: A temporary export ban has been imposed on the 4,200-year-old ancient Egyptian statue of Sekhemka, which was sold in the U.K.’s Christie’s auction house in July, according to the BBC Monday. British Culture Minister Ed...
Mar. 30, 12:09
CAIRO: The fourth annual India by the Nile festival kicks off Monday in Cairo with a Bollywood workshop at the Cairo Opera House, and will host a wide array of cultural events including a street food festival, dance and music...
Mar. 29, 15:08
TEL AVIV: Fragments of ancient beer-brewing basins unearthed in Tel Aviv indicate that Egyptians more than 5,000 years ago had settled farther north than previously known and were imbibing in what is now Israel’s most...