Central Bank Governor Hesham Ramez
Central Bank of Egypt Governor Hisham Ramez said that the country's external debt recently decreased to US$41 billion, according to CBE's statement on Wednesday.   Hisham pointed out that the central bank... Wednesday, 4 March, 2015 - 16:26
Gamal Hegazy, vice-chairman of the Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS), said the government will provide natural gas to around 850,000 houses during the ongoing fiscal year, with a budget estimated at LE1.9... Wednesday, 4 March, 2015 - 15:10
Al-Masry Al-Youm received a copy of a pornographic video clip and photos shot at the Pyramids and Sphinx, that have been uploaded on three porn websites.   Osama Karar, the coordinator of the Popular Front to... Wednesday, 4 March, 2015 - 15:08
The Court of Cassation rejected on Wednesday the appeal filed by two policemen accused of killing Khaled Saeed, upholding a former ruling by Alexandria Criminal Court, sentencing them to 10 years in prison.  ... Wednesday, 4 March, 2015 - 14:44
Central Bank Governor Hesham Ramez

News

Officials from four eastern African countries are meeting in Nairobi later this month in a conference tackling means to improve electricity transmission and distribution in east Africa.   Powering East Africa is scheduled for 25-27 March in the...

World

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The United Nations said Wednesday that representatives of Libyan leaders had been invited for talks next week in Algeria as part of efforts to...
© Getty/AFP/File | US benchmark West Texas Intermediate for January delivery sank $1.16 in afternoon trade to $54.77
 
 
 
Qatar's economy is predicted to grow by seven percent in 2015, as it forges ahead with huge infrastructure investment despite the slump in oil...
Palestinian leaders began a two-day meeting on Wednesday at which they could decide to suspend security coordination with Israel, a move that would...

Economy





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Egypt's central bank kept the pound steady at 7.53 pounds to the dollar at a foreign exchange auction on Wednesday, and the pound remained marginally weaker albeit relatively stable on the black market. The central bank said it offered $40...

Culture

A recent research paper written by a team of French and Kenyan paleontologists has revealed the discovery of a 28-million-year-old ancestor of...
© Getty/AFP/File | Madonna and Sony Pictures both were separately torpedoed by major hacks this month, in what the pop icon has called "crazy times"
 
 
 
Madonna wants to "sit down and have a drink" with France's far-right leader Marine Le Pen to hear out the woman she once demonised on...
Culture Minister Gaber Asfour
Culture Minister Gaber Asfour ordered an investigation over the destruction of the "100 years of enlightenment" portrait in February and...

Life Style

With a smartphone that slots together piece by piece like Lego, US Internet giant Google is trying to reinvent the mobile as most phone makers are...
In a peaceful response to IS's brutal practices, social media has recently been flooded with satirical video clips where the group's...
Halal has never looked so good for Singapore. A survey ranked the Asian country as the top non-Islamic destination for Muslim tourists, weeks after...