Egypt Independent

6 hours ago

Business
International Cooperation Minister Sahar Nasr discusses investment with China’s CTGN Arabic

The Belt and Road Forum, an investment forum organized by the Chinese government, hosted Egypt’s International Cooperation Minister Sahar Nasr last week. The minister gave a detailed account of Egyptian-Chinese business initiatives in a 29-minute interview with China’s CTGN Arabic ... Read More

10 hours ago

Culture
Cairo lantern-maker champions old craft against Chinese imports

An Egyptian artisan who makes the traditional lanterns that adorn Middle Eastern streets during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan believes he has found a way to stop a flood of Chinese replicas and save his ancient craft. In his ... Read More

11 hours ago

Science
Google Artificial Intelligence (AI) beats human Chinese master in ancient checkers game of Go

A Google artificial intelligence program defeated a Chinese grand master at the ancient board game Go on Tuesday, a major feather in the cap for the firm’s AI ambitions as it looks to woo Beijing to gain re-entry into the ... Read More

1 day ago

Life & Style
Red Sea depths attract disabled tourists for diving

Diving has become popular sport around the world, particularly in the depths of the Red Sea. In a move for greater inclusiveness, diving centers are organizing trips for tourists with impaired physical mobility. After undertaking special training with experienced diving ... Read More