Central Bank Governor Hesham Ramez
Central Bank of Egypt Governor Hisham Ramez said that the country's external debt recently decreased to US$41 billion, according to CBE's statement on Wednesday.   Hisham pointed out that the central bank... Wednesday, 4 March, 2015 - 16:26
Gamal Hegazy, vice-chairman of the Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS), said the government will provide natural gas to around 850,000 houses during the ongoing fiscal year, with a budget estimated at LE1.9... Wednesday, 4 March, 2015 - 15:10
Al-Masry Al-Youm received a copy of a pornographic video clip and photos shot at the Pyramids and Sphinx, that have been uploaded on three porn websites.   Osama Karar, the coordinator of the Popular Front to... Wednesday, 4 March, 2015 - 15:08
The Court of Cassation rejected on Wednesday the appeal filed by two policemen accused of killing Khaled Saeed, upholding a former ruling by Alexandria Criminal Court, sentencing them to 10 years in prison.  ... Wednesday, 4 March, 2015 - 14:44
Central Bank Governor Hesham Ramez

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Officials from four eastern African countries are meeting in Nairobi later this month in a conference tackling means to improve electricity transmission and distribution in east Africa.   Powering East Africa is scheduled for 25-27 March in the...

World

Wearing military fatigues and a white turban, the Shi'ite cleric gave an eve-of-battle address to Iran-backed fighters preparing to attack...
German Chancellor Angela Merkel follows a news conference on the report of the so-called Ethics Commission for a Secure Energy Supply in Berlin 30 May 2011. 
German Chancellor Angela Merkel warned Russia on Wednesday that any serious violation of the current ceasefire in east Ukraine - which she described...
1 OF 3. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (R) and Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif (L) prepare to shake hands, as EU envoy Catherine Ashton watches, before a meeting in Vienna November 20, 2014.
Simply demanding Iran's capitulation is no way to get a nuclear deal with the Islamic Republic, US Secretary of State John Kerry said on...

Economy





Reuters/Reuters - An employee counts money at a bank in Cairo September 4, 2014. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih






 


 
Egypt's central bank kept the pound steady at 7.53 pounds to the dollar at a foreign exchange auction on Wednesday, and the pound remained marginally weaker albeit relatively stable on the black market. The central bank said it offered $40...

Culture

Youssef Ayman
“I long for the days of my course with Syran plastic artist Sorour Elwany,” with those words 16-year-old Youssef Ayman, the son of Shubra...
A recent research paper written by a team of French and Kenyan paleontologists has revealed the discovery of a 28-million-year-old ancestor of...
© Getty/AFP/File | Madonna and Sony Pictures both were separately torpedoed by major hacks this month, in what the pop icon has called "crazy times"
 
 
 
Madonna wants to "sit down and have a drink" with France's far-right leader Marine Le Pen to hear out the woman she once demonised on...

Life Style

With a smartphone that slots together piece by piece like Lego, US Internet giant Google is trying to reinvent the mobile as most phone makers are...
In a peaceful response to IS's brutal practices, social media has recently been flooded with satirical video clips where the group's...
Halal has never looked so good for Singapore. A survey ranked the Asian country as the top non-Islamic destination for Muslim tourists, weeks after...