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2 days ago

US dollar exchange rate relatively declines Wednesday 

The exchange rate of the US dollar witnessed a relative decline against the Egyptian pound on Wednesday maintaining a slight divergence between banks.   The dollar hit, roughly, the LE18 barrier in private banks, and was relatively stable in government ... Read More

1 day ago

Islamic engravings uncovered in Red Sea's Golden Triangle

Islamic texts dating back to the Bahri Mamluk era were discovered on Wednesday during an archaeological dig carried out by an Egyptian mission, according to a statement by Assistant to the Minister of Antiquities Mohamed Abdellatif. The ancient engravings were found in an area ... Read More

3 days ago

Gloria Gaynor arrives in Cairo for concert

On Tuesday morning, international singer Gloria Gaynor arrived in Cairo on an EgyptAir flight from New York for a concert she will perform Wednesday. President of EgyptAir Sherif Ezzat made sure that the necessary facilities for the international singer were ... Read More

2 mins ago

Life & Style
Egypt's 'Cool Runnings' Special Olympians train for snowshoeing - on sand

For Egypt’s Special Olympics athletes, a lack of snow in their homeland did not stop them winning medals at this year’s Winter Games. They trained on a surface that Egypt has plenty of: sand. The four-member snowshoe team of two ... Read More