The Interior Ministry has made its latest warning against violation of protest laws one day before massive protests scheduled for Friday by the Islamist opposition loyal to former president Mohamed Morsy, saying it will... Thursday, 27 November, 2014 - 14:05
2014 Miss World contestant Amina Ashraf
Nineteen-year-old Egyptian Amina Ashraf is contesting in the Miss World 2014 competition scheduled for 14 December in London.   “Currently a student, she would love a career as a travel writer or a retail... Thursday, 27 November, 2014 - 13:00
Egypt will pay Qatar back a US$2.5 billion the oil-rich kingdom had deposited at the Central Bank of Egypt under the rule of its ally, deposed Egyptian president Mohamed Morsy.   The CBE refused to extend the... Thursday, 27 November, 2014 - 11:17
French President Francois Hollande (left) greets his Egyptian counterpart Abdel Fattah al-Sisi upon his arrival at the Elysee Palace in Paris, on November 26, 2014 ©Alain Jocard (AFP)
France on Wednesday urged Egypt to continue its path towards democracy, as visiting president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi sought to restore his country's reputation with his first European tour after a deadly crackdown on... Thursday, 27 November, 2014 - 09:00
2014 Miss World contestant Amina Ashraf
French President Francois Hollande (left) greets his Egyptian counterpart Abdel Fattah al-Sisi upon his arrival at the Elysee Palace in Paris, on November 26, 2014 ©Alain Jocard (AFP)

News

United Arab Emirates-based Dana Gas said it was in talks with the Egyptian government to secure a higher price for some of the natural gas it extracts, as the North African country moves to encourage investment in energy. Steadily declining gas...

World

Demonstrators shout 'Hands up, don't shoot,' while protesting the killing of unarmed black teen Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri 20 August 2014.
The streets of Ferguson, Missouri were mostly quiet overnight after two days of racially charged unrest sparked by a grand jury decision not to...
Public services ground to a halt in Greece on Thursday as unions launched a general strike in protest at more austerity planned in the coming year....
 DPA/AFP | Unemployment in Germany fell in November as the labour market continues to shrug off weak growth, figures show
Unemployment in Germany fell in November as the labour market continues to shrug off weak growth, official data showed on Thursday. The number of...

Economy

Swedish multinational provider of communications, Ericsson has been chosen by Mobinil to enhance the Egyptian telecommunication company’s network providing improved data services to its subscribers. Ericsson employees in Egypt and the Middle...

Culture

Mamdouh Eldamaty Egyptian Minister of Antiquities speaks during a news conference in Alexandria on 19 October 2014.
Eight months after the signing of a memorandum of understanding between Egypt and the United States in order to protect Egyptian antiquities and...
Under the slogan of “I want theater,” Stand-up Comedian Ali Qandil has called for allocating one of the state’s abandoned theaters...
singer Sabah 
Lebanese diva Sabah died Wednesday morning in Beirut, her business manager, Joseph Gharib, told Al-Masry Al-Youm.   Gharib said funeral...

Life Style

1 OF 14. A group of Beltsville Small White turkeys spend time in a field at the farm of Julie Gauthier in Wake Forest, North Carolina, November 20, 2014.
 A tiny but growing number of the 46 million turkeys destined to be eaten in American this Thanksgiving can trace their lineage to the birds...
Getty/AFP/File | E-cigarettes contain up to 10 times the amount of cancer-causing agents as regular tobacco, Japanese scientists say
E-cigarettes contain up to 10 times the amount of cancer-causing agents as regular tobacco, Japanese scientists said Thursday, the latest blow to an...
A worker at Abdel Dayem's pasta restaurant in Abdeen, Cairo
Many believe that fava beans, falafel and cheese are the routine breakfast of average Egyptians, but a 62-year-old downtown Cairo restaurant...