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Antiquities Minister Khaled el-Enany announced on Tuesday that Egypt succeeded in recovering 7 important artifacts from the US, Switzerland and UAE in the course of a week since the beginning of December. The Antiquities Ministry, working in...
The head of Al-Ahram Center for Political and Strategic Studies Amr al-Shobky expressed astonishment Wednesday that the final court ruling he recently obtained was not being implemented.   The ruling entitles him to the parliament's...
The Economic Research Foundation Oxford Business Group (OBG) commended Egypt's efforts to enhance its potential in the field of electricity generation through renewable energy sources.   In a report published on its website, the firm said...
Mallawy Museum in Minya has received 3,500 visitors over the past two months since re-opening in September, according to the director general of the museum Ahmed al-Laithy. The museum has seen a significant increase in the number of visitors since...
US dollar price has exceeded LE18 at four banks which are: Housing and Development Bank (HDB), Commercial International Bank (CIB), Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB) and Ahli Bank of Kuwait (ABK), Al-Borsa newspaper reported. The exchange rate at HDB...
The World Travel and Tourism Council and the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) called on the UK to lift the travel ban decision to Sharm el-Sheikh.   David Scowsill, President and CEO of the World Travel and Tourism Council, and Secretary...
The guard of a museum in Aachen city, Germany, found by chance the mummy of an Egyptian bird dating back thousands of years in the museum's basement.   Deutsche Welle satellite channel quoted a spokeswoman for the city of Aachen, Utah Gorek...
The committee formed to retrieve stolen funds by Mubarak-era officials, headed by the top prosecutor Nabil Sadeq, approved a reconciliation request submitted by former Industry and Trade Minister Rachid Mohamed Rachid in corruption cases. The...
Cairo Airport Travel company achieved growth in reservations reaching up to 20 percent during the third quarter (Q3) of the year. Cairo Airport Travel chairman Ali al-Halabi told the privately-owned Al-Borsa newspaper that the company achieved...
A Lufthansa flight will arrive this evening at Cairo International Airport in the wake of a two-day hiatus. The airlines will resume its flights to Egypt after eight flights had been canceled over the past two days, due to a strike by pilots of the...

Opinion articles

Downtown Cairo is once again a battlefield, and this time, the military is not just a silent facilitator, but an active participant — beating, dragging, shooting, and assaulting civilians. The latest round of brutality has led us to not only...
On 24 November, we issued the first edition of our new project, Egypt Independent, a weekly, 24-page newspaper that attempts to unpack Egypt’s complex and dynamic political and cultural landscape. It was not long before we were interrupted....