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2 days ago

Business
US dollar exchange rate relatively declines Wednesday 

The exchange rate of the US dollar witnessed a relative decline against the Egyptian pound on Wednesday maintaining a slight divergence between banks.   The dollar hit, roughly, the LE18 barrier in private banks, and was relatively stable in government ... Read More

2 days ago

Science
Uber fares in Egypt increase following fuel price hike

The San Francisco-based ride-hailing company Uber increased their base fare prices in Egypt to start at LE6, with the aim of balancing the effects of increased fuel prices implemented earlier this month, Abdel-Latif Waked, Uber Egypt’s general manager, said on Wednesday. ... Read More

3 days ago

Culture
Gloria Gaynor arrives in Cairo for concert

On Tuesday morning, international singer Gloria Gaynor arrived in Cairo on an EgyptAir flight from New York for a concert she will perform Wednesday. President of EgyptAir Sherif Ezzat made sure that the necessary facilities for the international singer were ... Read More

3 days ago

Life & Style
No booking cancellations despite Hurghada knife attack: Reuters

Egyptian tourism investors and workers in the sector told Reuters on Monday that no hotel reservations have been cancelled despite Friday’s incident in which a man killed two German tourists, and wounded four others in Hurghada, a popular vacation city on ... Read More