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22 hours ago

Business
EU, Japan sign major trade deal in 'message against protectionism'

  Japan and the EU signed a sweeping free trade deal Tuesday saying they were sending a “clear message” against protectionism, as Washington puts up barriers and threatens a trade war. The deal signed in Tokyo is the largest ever ... Read More

2 days ago

Science
Photos: Ministry of Antiquities receives 116 antiques after failure to smuggle them abroad

  Ministry of Antiquities on Monday received 116 antique pieces from Damietta port, following a failed attempt to smuggle them out several years back. Head of Central Administration of Ports Hamdy Hammam told press that the Customs Administration had suspicions over ... Read More

5 days ago

Culture
Netflix topples HBO in Emmy nominations, but 'Game of Thrones' still rules

HBO’s (T.N) medieval fantasy series “Game of Thrones” led nominations for the Emmy Awards on Thursday that spanned satire to the supernatural, but streaming service Netflix (NFLX.O) knocked HBO off its 17-year pedestal as the network with the most nods. ... Read More

23 hours ago

Life & Style
‘Chinese eggs’ rumors hit Egypt’s Parliament

  Fears of dangerous “Chinese eggs” currently spreading across Egyptian markets have reached the House of Representatives, spurring presumptive action. MP Faika Fahim submitted an Early Day Motion (EDM) on the issue, stating that these rumored Chinese eggs, AKA ‘chemical ... Read More