Israeli gas platforms, which produce newly discovered Israeli natural gas, are seen in the Mediterranean sea, west of the port city of Ashdod in this 25 February 2013 file photo.
Egypt set three conditions to allow the import of Israeli gas: officials must receive permission from state and the gas must fulfill added value to Egyptian economy as well as to Egyptian companies, said Hamdy Abdel... Monday, 20 October, 2014 - 14:34
Fugitive, Spain-based businessman Hussein Salem is nearing a settlement with the Egyptian government by giving up assets predictably worth US$7 billion, his lawyer has revealed.   Tarek Abdel Aziz told Al-Masry Al-... Monday, 20 October, 2014 - 12:57
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi will attend naval drills in Alexandria on Tuesday that come as a part of what the military described Saturday as its largest manoeuvre since 1996.   The naval drill, dubbed Dhat... Monday, 20 October, 2014 - 12:13
Seven Egyptian army officers were killed and other six injured by a remotely detonated roadside bomb southwest of Arish in the Sinai Peninsula on Sunday, security sources told Al-Masry Al-Youm.   The bomb exploded... Sunday, 19 October, 2014 - 16:06
Israeli gas platforms, which produce newly discovered Israeli natural gas, are seen in the Mediterranean sea, west of the port city of Ashdod in this 25 February 2013 file photo.

News

University students affiliated with the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of deposed president Mohamed Morsy escalated their protests against police and private campus security on Monday to demand the release of detained colleagues and the...

World

Turkish policemen and soldiers walk as Syrian Kurds wait behind the border fence to cross into Turkey near the southeastern town of Suruc in Sanliurfa province, 19 September 2014.
Turkey on Monday said it was assisting Iraqi Kurdish peshmerga fighters to cross its borders to join Syrian Kurdish forces battling jihadists for the...
Palestinian women pray in front of the Dome of the Rock at the compound known to Muslims as Noble Sanctuary and to Jews as The Temple Mount in Jerusalem's Old City during the holy month of Ramadan, 28 July 2012.
 Israeli and Palestinian police kept a tight watch over the al-Aqsa mosque compound on Sunday amid high tension between Muslims and Jewish...
North and South Korean troops briefly exchanged fire Sunday in the latest in a series of minor border skirmishes that have raised military tensions...

Economy

Egyptian Global Telecom Holding (GTH), the company previously known as Orascom, has sold its entire 100 percent stake in Telecel Globe Limited (TG), which owns 100 percent of each of U-COM in Burundi and Telecel CAR in Central African Republic, for...

Culture

Amr El-Zant
There was a story about the city where what mattered most was the human crisis, disregarding the danger that threatened the structure. It was the...
Culture Minister Gaber Asfour
Minister of Culture Gaber Asfour held a meeting with members of the film industry chamber to discuss the challenges of Egyptian cinema and...
Lebanese Director Bahij Hojeij (L) holds up his award for the Best Narrative Film from the Arab World for ''Here Comes the Rain'', during the award ceremony at the Abu Dhabi Film Festival, 22 October 2010.
Abu Dhabi Film Festival announced the schedule for the program "Dialogues in the Cinema" for this year, which will be held from October 23...