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22 hours ago

Business
Fifty-nine ships crossed Suez Canal with 3.9mn ton cargo on Tuesday

Head of the General Authority for the Suez Canal Economic Zone (SCZone) and chairman of Suez Canal Authority (SCA) Mohab Mamish said that 59 ships crossed the Suez Canal on Tuesday in both directions with a total weight of 3.9 million ... Read More

4 hours ago

Science
Antiquities Ministry to renovate Prince Taz Palace, Sadat House

The Ministry of Antiquities announced on Tuesday the renovation and maintenance of Prince Taz Palace in al-Khalifa neighborhood and Sheikh Mohamed al-Sadat House in the Sayeda Zeinab neighborhood as part of a national campaign launched by the Ministry in 2015 ... Read More

22 hours ago

Culture
Netflix injects $8bn production investments in Egypt

Online streaming service Netflix will participate in the production of Egyptian films, TV dramas and stand-up comedy specials, increasing its investments in the Egyptian market to US$8 billion in 2018, compared to $6 billion in 2017, the US entertainment company said ... Read More

2 days ago

Life & Style
Egyptian duo Omar Samra, Omar Nour to embark on Atlantic Ocean row Tuesday

Starting on Tuesday, a rowboat is going to be home to Egyptians Omar Samra and Omar Nour as they embark on their latest adventure; to row 5000 kilometers across the Atlantic Ocean, which they expect will take several months. “Weather ... Read More