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1 day ago

Business
UK embassy launches EGP 47 million startup initiative 'StartEgypt'

The British embassy in conjunction with the International Finance Corporation launched on Thursday an initiative for start-ups worth EGP 47 million. ‘StartEgypt’, which will be managed by Flat6Labs, will provide mentorship and will drum up seed-funding for some 150 startups ... Read More

1 day ago

Science
Parliamentary committee discusses law to protect natural reserves

The parliamentary committee responsible for energy and the environment discussed with the Environment Minister Khaled Fahmy on Tuesday issuing a law which aims to protect natural reserves. The law aims to protect natural reserves from vandalism by enforcing sever punishments ... Read More

1 day ago

Culture
Amr Diab to launch his own television program in 2018

Amr Diab surprised his fans by revealing on his Instagram account that he plans to take part in a television program in October 2018. The singer-songwriter’s Instagram photo was captioned “a new program on Al Hayat channel in October 2018”, ... Read More

2 days ago

Life & Style
Low prices threaten tourism sector: managements

Tourism and hotel investors in the Red Sea governorate urged Egypt’s government and the Egyptian Competition Authority (ECA) to help stop a recent trend of tourism companies selling winter season vacation trips at exceptionally low prices, which do not reflect ... Read More