- U.S. gov’t condemns Arish attack, Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis claims responsibilityJanuary 30, 2015
- Update: Fire between security, ‘terrorists’ ongoing, 29 killed in North SinaiJanuary 29, 2015
- Rights groups accuse police of violating Protest lawJanuary 29, 2015
- HEC sets 8 Feb to accept candidacy applications for parliamentary electionsJanuary 29, 2015
Jan. 29, 20:21
CAIRO: Egypt has surpassed the recommendations of the United Nations Office for the High Commissioner (OHCHR) in governmental and judicial procedures that OHCHR should have observed given its capacity, Egypt’s Foreign Ministry...
Jan. 29, 18:36
CAIRO: A Kuwaiti containership was released Thursday after being fined 28 million EGP ($3.6 million) over hitting an Egyptian fishing boat in the Red Sea in December, leading to the death of 28 fishermen in December, Youm7...
Jan. 29, 18:27
UNITED NATIONS: Israel told the U.N. Security Council on Wednesday it will take all necessary measures to defend itself after an exchange of fire between Hezbollah militants and Israel that has raised the threat of a...
Jan. 29, 14:57
CAIRO: Shaimaa Al Sabbagh’s family refused to accuse anyone of killing their daughter during testimony to the prosecution Wednesday night, Youm7 reported. Sabbagh was killed by birdshot at Talaat Harb Square Saturday...
Jan. 29, 14:44
CAIRO: Some 39,314 Syrian students are registered at government schools at the same subsidized expense of their Egyptian counterparts, according to an approximate estimation by the Ministry of Education, Youm7 reported...
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Jan. 29, 17:20
CAIRO: The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) shut on a mixed performance Thursday, amid sideways trading. The benchmark index EGX30 fell by 0.21 percent, registering 9,843 points, compared to 9,963 Wednesday. In return, the small and...
Jan. 29, 14:28
CAIRO: The Egyptian pound hit its all-time official low Thursday as it weakened to 7.49 per dollar at a regular central bank auction, compared to 7.46 at Wednesday’s sale. This is the lowest level the Central Bank of Egypt...
Jan. 29, 12:02
CAIRO: The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) on behalf of the Ministry of Finance will auction 7 billion EGP ($937.48 million) in treasury bills Thursday, according to the bank’s official website. The T-bills are scheduled to be...
Jan. 29, 11:53
CAIRO: The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) showed mixed performance at open of Thursday’s session, amid expectation of possible profit taking during the rest of the session.. The benchmark index EGX30 was almost flat losing only 0.02...
Jan. 28, 17:10
CAIRO: The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) lost ground Wednesday and market capitalization shed around 1.7 billion EGP ($227.57 million) hurt by selling pressures after its benchmark recorded its highest level over the past six years...