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3 days ago

Business
Saudi Arabia creating $2.7B entertainment investment company

Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund is creating an entertainment investment company as the deeply conservative kingdom loosens the reins on fun. The kingdom’s Public Investment Fund announced Wednesday it will develop the new company with an initial capitalization of 10 ... Read More

3 days ago

Science
French woman starts initiative to protect Luxor's Nile from contamination

A young French woman living in Luxor is beginning a clean water campaign initiative, along with her friends, to prevent solid waste in Egypt’s Nile. “My love for Egypt and its Pharonic civilization prompted me to leave France and come live ... Read More

6 hours ago

Culture
Worlds of Islam, Michael Jackson collide in Egyptian film

An Egyptian ultraconservative Muslim preacher hears on his car radio news of the death of Michael Jackson, the pop singer he idolized in his teens, and he becomes so distraught he crashes his car. The news of the passing of ... Read More

2 days ago

Life & Style
Swiss association to bear expenses of stray dogs' castration, sterilisation operations in Red Sea

Officials from the Board of Directors of Bluemoon Association praised the scientific method adopted recently by the Red Sea governor to eliminate the problem of stray dogs saying it should be implemented throuhout the country while the association would bear ... Read More