National Bank of Egypt
The National Bank of Egypt's investment arm has expressed an interest in CI Capital, a subsidiary of Commercial International Bank (CIB) which has accepted a LE1 billion Egyptian (US$128 million) bid from Orascom... Sunday, 7 February, 2016 - 14:45
Cairo Criminal Court has ordered former Interior Minister Habib al-Adly to be denied the disposal of his assets as part of a trial where he and 12 other officials from the ministry face accusations of illegally seizing... Sunday, 7 February, 2016 - 14:00
Banha University
Doctors at Banha University Hospital in Qalyubiya decided Saturday to suspend work in the maternity department after some colleagues said they were assaulted by a person who claimed to be a police officer.   Three... Sunday, 7 February, 2016 - 12:38
Fresh water shortage
Egypt should be prepared to cope with “water scarcity” caused by Ethiopia’s disputed Grand Renaissance Dam project, said the head of the country’s national water company.   “There is a... Sunday, 7 February, 2016 - 12:00
National Bank of Egypt
Banha University
Fresh water shortage

Egypt

Giza pyramids and Sphinx
The Antiquities Ministry’s monuments sector chief Mahmoud Afify said he has filed a report against the video...
Health Minister Ahmed Emad-Eddin
Health Minister Ahmed Emad El-Din Rady said 8,000 doctors out of 9,000 graduate nationwide without being qualified, having...
CAIRO, Feb 5 (Aswat Masriya) – Egypt’s stock market main index EGX 30 hiked by 3.6 per cent  over the past...

Middle East/North Africa

The family of an Iranian-British former BBC journalist who was detained last week in Tehran were told on Saturday that he...
Russian and Syrian government forces on Saturday intensified an assault on rebel-held areas around the Syrian city of Aleppo...
Syria will see any incursion on its territory as an act of aggression, Foreign Minister Walid al-Moualem said on Saturday,...

World

Rescuers in Taiwan pulled more people alive from a collapsed apartment tower on Sunday, a day after a strong earthquake...
North Korea launched a long-range rocket on Sunday carrying what it has called a satellite, but its neighbors and Washington...
Germany's anti-Islam PEGIDA movement staged rallies in several cities across Europe on Saturday to protest against the...

Business

Finance Minister Hani Demian
Yields on Egypt's three-month treasury bills dropped while those on its nine-month bills rose at Sunday's auction,...
As oil and gas companies cut ever-deeper into the bone to weather their worst downturn in decades, boards have adopted...
 Palm Hills
Palm Hills, Egypt's second-largest listed property developer, reported on Sunday a 128 percent rise in fourth-quarter...

Science

More than 3,100 pregnant Colombian women are infected with the mosquito-borne Zika virus, President Juan Manuel Santos said...
A woman holds the hand of her mother who is dying from cancer during her final hours at a palliative care hospital in Winnipeg, 24 July 2010.
 Differences among alcoholics in who gets severe liver damage and who doesn’t might be partly due to differences...
No-smoking sign
People living in countries with public smoking bans have lower exposure to secondhand smoke and better health, according to...

Arts

Leonardo DiCaprio (L) presents the Feature Film Nomination to Alejandro G. Inarritu during the 68th annual DGA Awards in Los Angeles February 6, 2016.
 
Hollywood’s directors named Alejandro Inarritu the best film director of 2015 for “The Revenant” at a gala...
Singer Miley Cyrus arrives at the 2015 Elton John AIDS Foundation Oscar Party in West Hollywood, California February 22, 2015
Break out those foam fingers, Carson Daly.   Miley Cyrus has joined "The Voice" for the NBC reality...
Coldplay
British rock band Coldplay may have won several Grammy awards for its music, but it has yet to convince Twitter users that...

Living

© AFP | Cyclists ride past buildings at Dubai Marina during Dubai Tour 2016
 
 
 
Germany's Marcel Kittel won the Tour of Dubai on Saturday after he outsprinted his rivals, claiming victory in the final...
CNN's Nima Elbagir speaks to a Kenyan family about why they choose to continue to brutal practice of female genital mutilation.
They covered her face and laid her down.   What happened next, Agnes wishes no girl would ever experience.  ...
Movers prepare to hang Leonardo da Vinci's "Early Mona Lisa" painting ahead of its exhibition at The Arts House in Singapore in this file picture taken December 12, 2014. 
It's hard to believe the National Gallery Singapore is just a few months old.   Since flinging open its doors in...