Apr. 24, 18:00
WASHINGTON: The United States and its allies conducted 15 air strikes since early on Thursday targeting Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq, the Combined Joint Task Force leading the operation said on Friday. Eleven air...
Apr. 24, 16:29
TUNIS:At least 10 militants and two Tunisian soldiers have been killed in two days of clashes in the central Kasserine region near the Tunisian border with Algeria, a government official said on Friday. Tunisia’s...
Apr. 24, 16:20
CAIRO: Minister of Defense Sedqi Sobhi arrived in Beijing Friday to discuss with Chinese officials means of boosting cooperation between both countries, MENA reported. The visit will include high-level discussions that aim to...
Apr. 23, 20:10
CAIRO: The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) decided in a late Thursday meeting to hold the overnight deposit and lending rates “unchanged” at 8.75 percent and 9.75 percent respectively, the bank posted on its website. The bank’s...
Apr. 23, 16:46
CAIRO: The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) ended on a collective rise Thursday, pushed by investors’ upbeat sentiment as Egypt finally received $6 billion in deposits as part of Gulf aid pledged during the economic summit held in...
Apr. 23, 16:05
CAIRO: The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) launched Thursday the first electronic system for direct disclosure of companies, in a step to increase the market efficiency and promote disclosure and transparency levels, according to a...
Omar Samra becomes 1st Egyptian to reach North Pole
29 Egyptian fishermen fined for encroaching into Sudan’s territorial waters
Lawyer dies in hospital after detention at Matariya police station
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Investigations chief of Arish police station dies 10 days after injury
Breaking: Egyptian poet Abdel Rahman al-Abnoudi dies, his works live on
Apr. 22, 14:40
CAIRO: Archaeological sites in the west bank of Luxor, including the Valley of the Kings, are to be opened to the public at night in order to avoid high daytime temperatures. “The Luxor governorate is currently coordinating...
Apr. 22, 08:00
CAIRO: A 4,600 year-old tomb belonging to the little-known 3rd Dynasty Pharaoh Khaa Ba, has been unearthed in Egypt’s central Delta town of Quesna, Antiquities Minister Mamdouh el-Damaty announced Monday. “The significance of...
Apr. 21, 08:00
CAIRO: Ruins of the 5,200 year-old enclosure wall, once surrounded Egypt’s most ancient capital city of Memphis, has been unearthed, Antiquities Minister Mamdouh al-Damaty said in a statement Saturday. “Several white limestone...