The Iron and Steel Factory workers threatened to take action if the management does not provide coal to run the fourth furnace that was stopped. Mostafa Nayed of the workers committee said the workers' three-month... Friday, 19 December, 2014 - 16:12
site for Egypt's planned nuclear reactor in Dabaa, Marsa Matrouh
Official sources said Egypt has received offers from Russia and China for the tender of the Dabaa nuclear power plant, which the government is reviewing among other offers from the United States and Europe. Speaking on... Friday, 19 December, 2014 - 16:08
Saad Eddin Ibrahim, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Ibn Khaldun Center for Development Studies
Saad Eddin Ibrahim, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Ibn Khaldun Center for Development Studies, said the center is coordinating with 400 local organizations and a number of international organizations, such as... Friday, 19 December, 2014 - 16:06
Sources at the international organization of the Muslim Brotherhood said a number of group leaders met on Thursday in Turkey and rejected the initiative of Abdel Moneim Aboul Fotouh, chairman of the Strong Egypt Party,... Friday, 19 December, 2014 - 15:18
site for Egypt's planned nuclear reactor in Dabaa, Marsa Matrouh
Saad Eddin Ibrahim, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Ibn Khaldun Center for Development Studies

News

US ambassador to Cairo Robert Stephen Beecroft
Robert Stephen Beecroft, the new US ambassador, arrived to Cairo International Airport’s VIP lounge on Thursday on board a German airliner coming from Frankfurt. He was greeted by US Embassy personnel. Former US ambassador to Egypt, Anne...

World

Health workers in protective gear stand at the entrance of the Ebola treatment unit of the John F. Kennedy Medical Center in the Liberian capital Monrovia on October 13, 2014
German doctors on Friday gave details of how an experimental drug together with advanced intensive care helped save a Ugandan physician who had been...
European Council President Donald Tusk addresses a news conference following a European Union leaders summit in Brussels December 18, 2014.
European Union leaders warned Moscow they were ready exercise their combined muscle over the long haul in a confrontation with an economically...
Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan
 President Tayyip Erdogan's tightening grip on power is likely to meet little more than symbolic resistance from the West next year, as...

Economy

Egyptian shares have recovered during Thursday's session part of their large losses from the previous two days, following the Arab markets rebound, dealers said.   The EGX30 Index soared 3.39 percent to record 8,399.89 points. Meanwhile,...

Culture

Umm Kulthum
Beit al-Sennari in Sayeda Zeinab is commemorating the 40th anniversary of Umm Kulthum's passing, who died on 3 February 1975. Khaled Azab of the...
The Goethe Institut and the Infinity Group are holding a training workshop for amateur photographers on Sunday. Photographers will be trained on the...
Singer Hamza Namira
Hamza Namira’s recently launched album "Esmaani" [Listen to Me] scored more than six million views on YouTube, whos popularity has...

Life Style

A woman lies in the grass reading a book and listening to music at Columbia University in New York, April 14, 2014.
CREDIT: REUTERS/CARLO ALLEGRI
The White House on Friday released a draft of its plan to rate U.S. colleges and tie federal aid to performance as a way to coax institutions to pull...
Dog skin produced by Chinese factories is used to make gloves, shoes and other products destined for export, footage provided to Reuters by an animal...
© AFP/File | A homeless woman sleeps at the Termini train station in Rome. Pope Francis is sending sleeping bags out to homeless people in the Italian capital this winter
 
 
 
Pope Francis marked his 78th birthday by ordering the distribution of hundreds of sleeping bags to homeless people in Rome, Vatican officials said...