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20 mins ago

Business
Hilton to add 1000 extra rooms in Egypt in 2018

Hilton Worldwide is planning to add 1000 more rooms to the number of existing rooms it manages in Egypt by next year, the company’s vice-president for the North Africa region said on Sunday. The American company, which runs thousands of ... Read More

3 days ago

Science
Three artifacts displayed for first time at Egyptian Museum

The Egyptian Museum began showcasing a new display on Thursday evening of three artifacts,  available for the public to see for the first time, as part of celebrations of the 115th anniversary of the Egyptian Museum. The first piece is a colored face ... Read More

4 hours ago

Culture
Lebanese film ‘The Insult’ shortlisted for Oscars best foreign film

Kadiya Rakm, translating to the The Insult became the first Lebanese film in history to be shortlisted as a nominee for the prestigious international film awards, the Oscars, for the category of Best Foreign Language Film. The nomination is considered ... Read More

2 hours ago

Life & Style
Egypt reopens ancient St Catherine library to visitors after renovation

Following a three year restoration period, Egypt reopened earlier this week an ancient library that holds thousands of centuries-old historical and religious manuscripts at the prominent St Catherine monastery.  ` Established in the sixth century and located in the Mount Horeb ... Read More