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2 days ago

Business
US dollar declines slightly against Egyptian pound

The US dollar exchange rates witnessed slight decline against the Egyptian pound during dealings on Thursday. According to the last pricing updates, US dollar prices declined by two piasters, recording LE 17.65 for purchase and LE 17.75 for sale, in ... Read More

1 day ago

Science
Global warming: 2017 was second-warmest, last three years are record hot

Data from leading international weather agencies shows the record-breaking trend toward a warmer planet is continuing. The findings uphold scientists’ understanding of human-caused climate change. The World Meteorological Organization has released a meta-analysis confirming that 2017 was the second-hottest year on ... Read More

1 day ago

Culture
Opera Aida to be performed at Giza Pyramids in March

It’s a classic opera show… with impressive outfits, a dramatic climax, and a plot featuring star-crossed lovers: Opera Aida has captured the hearts of Cairo’s opera enthusiasts since premiering in 1971 in the city. Now, one of the longest-running opera ... Read More

14 mins ago

Life & Style
Egypt's jewllery brand Azza Fahmy to open first UK store in March

Egyptian fine jewellery brand Azza Fahmy announced on Friday that the company is launching a concept store in London’s iconic Burlington Arcade in March, the Egyptian design house said on its Facebook page. Fahmy, who started her business in Cairo ... Read More