Natural gas field in the Mediterranean
Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry asserted the importance of cooperation between Egypt, Greece and Cyprus in the field of energy and exploration of natural gas in the Mediterranean. Each country has the right to boost... Monday, 22 December, 2014 - 12:21
The Sahel Misdemeanor Court extended by 15 days the custody detention of two police deputies accused of raping a university student inside their police vehicle.   Investigators had found that the pair forcibly... Monday, 22 December, 2014 - 11:28
The Cabinet has agreed with Ministry of Transportation on raising the metro ticket price to start at LE1.5 for nine stops, reaching LE3 for all stops of the three metro lines, governmental sources said. The decision... Monday, 22 December, 2014 - 11:17
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi arrived on Monday at the Chinese capital of Beijing for a two-day visit in response to an invitation by his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping. The visit is the first official one for Sisi... Monday, 22 December, 2014 - 10:55
Natural gas field in the Mediterranean

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Egyptian cabinet
The Egyptian government has printed the new tax forms, Which includes for the first time new data to be provided concerning the 5 percent tax on income equal to more than LE1 million which is a temporary one effective from 2015 to 2017. The form...

World

© AFP/File / by Dave Clark | Demonstrators hold a mock waterboarding torture of a prisoner in Times Square, New York, on January 11, 2008
WikiLeaks on Sunday released two CIA documents that offered tips to help spies maintain their cover while using false documents as they crossed...
A volunteer health worker practises using a personal protective equipment (PPE) suit at a newly-constructed Ebola virus treatment centre in Monrovia, Liberia, September 21, 2014.
International Monetary Fund (IMF) policies left healthcare systems in the African countries worst affected by Ebola underfunded and lacking doctors,...
General view of an Airbus A350 is pictured at the final assembly line at Airbus headquarters in Toulouse, December 4, 2014.
 
Ten years ago, the boss of Qatar Airways, who takes his first new A350 jet this week, warned Airbus it was flying off course. Boeing was knocking on...

Economy

Deficit in the balance of trade retreated by 11% last September, as the deficit rate hit 70.9%, compared to 81.9% in August, said head of the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) Abou Bakr Al-Gendy. He added that the...

Culture

© 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 and Sony Pictures both were separately torpedoed by major hacks this month, in what the pop icon called "crazy times." "Shit,...
© AFP/File | A general view of the atmosphere at the Los Angeles, California, premiere of "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies" on December 9, 2014
 
 
 
Tolkien epic "The Hobbit" weaved its magic at the North American box office this weekend, signaling a farewell to the blockbuster fantasy...
© AFP/File | A performance by Turkish dancing troupe Fire of Anatolia or Sultans of the Dance
 
 
 
Turkey's television regulator has handed a record fine to a popular game show for a segment where husbands were filmed dancing with other women...

Life Style

. Cuban cigars for sale are on display at a hotel in Havana December 19, 2014.
Milagros Diaz has been rolling cigars for 48 years, so long she cannot even smell tobacco anymore, and she is thrilled that the U.S. market is...
Zoo visitors tried to flee an attack from an angry chimpanzee who sent a man to the hospital on Saturday, only for some to risk themselves in...
AFP | Rolene Strauss, the newly crowned Miss World 2014, gives a speech upon her arrival at OR Tambo Airport in Johannesburg on December 20, 2014
South Africa on Saturday welcomed home Miss World winner Rolene Strauss with wild cheers and ululation. Hundreds turned up at O.R. Tambo...