- Iran, Turkey denounce North Sinai attacks; Qatar, Hamas remain silentJanuary 30, 2015
- Police instructed to delete data, pictures from FacebookJanuary 30, 2015
- Pictures: Top officials attend funeral prayer for North Sinai victimsJanuary 30, 2015
- SCAF convenes to analyze North Sinai attacks; EU, UK express solidarityJanuary 30, 2015
Jan. 30, 18:00
BAGHDAD: Islamic State militants struck at Kurdish forces southwest of the Iraqi city of Kirkuk on Friday, while bombs in Baghdad and Samarra killed at least 21 people. Islamic State has frequently battled Iraqi security...
Jan. 30, 15:00
ADDIS ABABA: Ninety-year-old Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe, one of Africa’s most divisive figures, ascended to the rotating chairmanship of the African Union (AU) on Friday, casting a shadow over the continental...
Jan. 30, 14:00
CAIRO: Prime Minster Ibrahim Mahlab offered in a statement Friday his condolences following the deadly attack that killed 29, injured 45 in North Sinai Thursday, Youm7 reported Friday. Mahlab said that terrorists will try...
Jan. 30, 13:02
ISLAMABAD: At least 20 people were killed on Friday when an explosion ripped through a packed Shiite mosque in the Pakistani city of Shikarpur, officials said. “At least 20 dead bodies and more than 50 wounded people...
Jan. 30, 12:20
CAIRO: President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi will cut short his visit to the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa for an African Union summit and return to Egypt on Friday afternoon following a wave of deadly attacks that took place...
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Jan. 30, 12:40
CAIRO: The Egyptian government considers cutting fuel subsidies to 80 billion EGP ($11.5 b) in the fiscal year 2015-16 instead of the 100 billion EGP now planned for, said Investment Minister Ashraf Salman Thursday....
Jan. 30, 12:00
LONDON: The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index advanced on Friday and headed for its best monthly performance in 5-1/2 years, with Germany’s DAX share index outperforming after encouraging retail sales data. The DAX...
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...