Israel decided Thursday evening to reopen Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa mosque compound hours after ordering its closure and following Arab and US calls for Muslim worshippers to be allowed in.
“It was... Friday, 31 October, 2014 - 10:10
Egypt has the right to use a Gaza buffer zone to boost its security, but should also be concerned about the impact on local communities, the United States said Thursday.
"Certainly we believe that Egypt has the... Friday, 31 October, 2014 - 10:00
Yasser al-Borhamy, vice president of the Salafi Daawa, blasted statements Pope Frances made on Tuesday, accepting scientific theories of evolution and the Big Bang.
“It destroys the Catholic religion... Thursday, 30 October, 2014 - 20:21
The benchmark index EGX30 fell 7.1 percent during October 2014, recording 9,115.63 points from 9,811.40 at September's end, stock market data showed.
The small and mid-cap index EGX70 also fell 4.3... Thursday, 30 October, 2014 - 19:01
The Red Sea Ports Authority decided to close the port of Hurghada due to bad weather, canceling all Nile cruises.
Authority spokesperson Abdel Rehim Mostafa said waves were 3 to 4 meters high and wind speed reached 28 knots per hour.
Prime Minister Ibrahim Mehleb visited the Sanmar Chemicals factory in Port Said on Wednesday.
The factory, which is the largest in the Middle East and North Africa, is projected to produce 275,000 tons of caustic soda per year, 60,000 tons of...