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Meteorologists predict moderate weather on Wednesday in Cairo and Lower Egypt, and hotter weather in the north of Upper Egypt, with a maximum of 31 degrees centigrade in the capital.   Very hot weather is predicted in the south of Upper Egypt....
Republican candidate Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton went head to head on Monday evening in their first presidential debate, while millions of American voters watched.   The following are the most prominent statements in the debate,...
The German airline Lufthansa is mulling several alternatives to overcome the crisis of its financial dues in Egypt, including a possible halt on the sale of tickets in Egyptian pounds or using credit cards. The airline is also considering closing...
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has announced his third major initiative to support the Egyptian economy by directing money from citizens' pockets to fund national projects. Announcing the new scheme from Alexandria on Monday, Sisi...
Egyptian MPs are due to consider a new proposal for injecting dollars into the economy, by which Egyptian citizens living abroad will be exempt from paying customs on their cars so long as they pay a certain amount of US dollars into their Egyptian...
A bill on illegal immigration was referred to Egypt's Parliament in June and is still awaiting consideration by MPs, having already been reviewed by the Cabinet and the State Council, according to Magdy al-Agaty, the minister of state for legal...
Nasser Abdel Aal, the former minister of tourism’s consultant on Asia, has said that Egypt's tourism sector is aiming to achieve a target of 1 million Chinese tourists per year within the next five years. The number of Chinese tourists...
Egypt and Russia have agreed to resume passenger flights between the two countries in October, senior sources from the Civil Aviation Ministry have revealed. If confirmed, the news will end months of speculation on when Russia might restart flights...
Three students were killed and 10 others injured when an agricultural tractor overturned on Qasr al-Basel Road in Fayoum. According to initial investigations, the incident occured due to speeding as the vehicle transported the students to school....
"The population growth rate in Egypt is a dangerous virus that we must get rid of, just like virus-C," said Major General Abu Bakr al-Gendy, Chairman of the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS).   Gendy made...