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The Ministry of Electricity is considering a suggestion to sell state-owned Telecom Egypt’s 45-percent share in Vodafone Egypt to a “sovereign” governmental body, a source at the Ministry of... Thursday, 23 October, 2014 - 14:44
Egypt's tourism minister hopes to fully revive one of the country's most vital industries by next April but persuading the world that it is safe to visit the ancient pyramids or Red Sea resorts after three years... Thursday, 23 October, 2014 - 14:39
World Bank graph on Egypt loans
The Egyptian government on Thursday refused a conditional loan worth US$430 million from the World Bank to finance the electricity linkage project with Saudi Arabia at a cost of $1.6 billion, an official... Thursday, 23 October, 2014 - 12:19
The terrorist Agnad Masr group has claimed responsibility for the Cairo University blast that occurred on Wednesday. The group issued statement on its Twitter account saying, “As part of the ‘Retaliation is... Thursday, 23 October, 2014 - 11:26
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World Bank graph on Egypt loans

News

Political science professor Amr Hamzawy responded on Thursday to remarks attributed to him over intentions to leave Egypt after receiving the decision taking him off a government "no fly" list. “There is a big difference between...

World

A burnt tank belonging to the Ukrainian forces, according to locals, is seen outside the village of Mnogopolye, southeast from Donetsk September 5, 2014.
The burnt-out remains of dozens of tanks and armored vehicles in fields near this small village bear witness to the ferocity of a battle that turned...
Woman runs for safety during gunfire in Bangui, Central Africa
Gunmen have killed at least 30 people in fresh attacks this week in the strife-torn Central African Republic, UN peacekeepers said on Thursday....
Islamic State fighters
Air strikes by US-led forces have killed 553 Islamist fighters and 32 civilians during a month-long campaign in Syria, a monitoring group which...

Economy

Ibrahim Mehleb
Prime Minister Ibrahim Mehleb said Wednesday that the total number of international arbitration cases filed against the government amounted to US$12 billion, in which Egypt's  position  is "weak". Mehleb confirmed that the...

Culture

“Al-Ins wal Djinn” (Man and Demon) did well at its time of release in 1985, probably due to its high-profile cast that includes regionally-revered comedian Adel Imam playing against type, and a young, anorexic-looking Yousra.
Broadcast rights of 200 Egyptian movies and plays have been illegally sold to an Arab channel by a scammer, the Chamber of Cinema Industry at the...
When the refined Lotus Abdel Kerim regrettably gave me her lavishly elegant book “Journey in Search of Myself: Story of a Life” I felt...
A story-telling performance entitled 'There You Go Man' will be held on 24 October on the stage of Rawabet theatre in Downtown, organized by...