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3 hours ago

Business
Social Solidarity Ministry to provide citizens with disabilities financial support

For the first time in Egypt, monetary support will be provided to people with disabilities, said Social Solidarity Minister Ghada Wali during the second day of the 4th Youth Conference, held in Alexandria. During the economic reform session of the ... Read More

5 hours ago

Science
Number of websites blocked in Egypt reaches 127

Access to leftist website Bel-Ahmar was blocked for Egyptian internet service providers Monday, raising the total number of barred websites to 127, according to the data gathered by the Association for Freedom of Thought and Expression (AFTE). The website, launched ... Read More

1 week ago

Culture
Gloria Gaynor arrives in Cairo for concert

On Tuesday morning, international singer Gloria Gaynor arrived in Cairo on an EgyptAir flight from New York for a concert she will perform Wednesday. President of EgyptAir Sherif Ezzat made sure that the necessary facilities for the international singer were ... Read More

4 hours ago

Life & Style
Egypt to launch country's first bicycle-sharing system

In an attempt to encourage cycling culture in Egypt, Cairo’s Governor Atef Abdel Hamid signed this week a protocol with the UN Human Settlement Programme to dedicate bicycle lanes and routes all over Cairo’s heavily packed streets, in order to ... Read More