May. 22, 16:45
CAIRO: Some 74 “middle ranking” Muslim Brotherhood (MB) leaders were arrested over accusations of inciting violence, attacking public and private installations across Egypt, according to Friday Interior Ministry statement. The...
May. 22, 16:00
CAIRO: Jordan’s King Abdullah II welcomes president Sisi at World Economic Forum 2015
May. 22, 15:06
MILAN/CAIRO: Egypt is set to launch what will be a highly sought after tender in early June to buy up to $3 billion of liquefied natural gas (LNG) over 2016 and 2017, senior state officials and trade sources said. Egypt has...
May. 21, 18:08
CAIRO: An agreement on receiving funds from the International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC) to import “essential goods” into Egypt was signed by President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi Thursday. The agreement is based on a...
May. 21, 16:56
CAIRO: The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) rallied at the close of Thursday’s session, pushed by Arab and local purchases, while foreign investors mostly sold. The benchmark index EGX30 increased by 1.83 percent to end at 8,988...
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May. 20, 15:10
CAIRO: The decision of the Antiquities Ministry to raise entrance fees paid by Arab tourists and locals to visit Egypt’s archaeological sites has drawn mixed reviews. “The timing of the decision is not appropriate as the...
May. 19, 14:54
CAIRO: A UNESCO-sponsored campaign that aims at safeguarding the Middle East’s cultural heritage threatened by sectarianism and violence was launched in Cairo last week. “When extremists claim that there is no world heritage...
May. 17, 15:00
CAIRO: Remains of a lost 3,300-year-old temple, most likely founded by the 18th Dynasty Pharaoh Thutmose II, have been unearthed in the Gebel al Silisilah; ancient Egypt’s largest sandstone quarry located to the north of...