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1 day ago

Business
Ministry of Finance pays LE 1.5 billion to install energy-conserving headlights

  The Ministry of Finance stated on Sunday that a disbursement of LE 1.5 billion will finance the first and second phases of a plan to install new energy-conserving headlights to replace the current ones in Egypt’s streets. The ministry ... Read More

3 days ago

Science
Free Wi-Fi service available for Sharm al-Sheikh visitors

  South Sinai Governorate announced on Thursday that a free Wi-Fi (Wireless internet) service would be provided at Al-Salam street, Sharm al-Sheikh city, as part of a the governorate’s plan to put Sharm al-Sheikh on the map as an attractive ... Read More

2 hours ago

Culture
Karara's "Harb Karmouz" becomes Egypt's highest grossing movie in one day

  “Harb Karmouz” (Karmouz War) starring Amir Karara earned LE 6,245,062 on Saturday, becoming the highest grossing movie in one day in the history of Egyptian cinema. The film stood out in a crowded season, as Eid is especially known ... Read More

2 days ago

Life & Style
Female police officers deployed in Cairo to combat sexual harassment

Female police officers were deployed by the Ministry of the Interior in a large number of areas during Eid al-Fitr holiday, especially in crowded areas in an effort to combat sexual harassment and violence against women. The security directorates of ... Read More