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Cairo Artist breathes life into human paintings

At first glance, the Cairo art installation appears to be a mural in red and purple hues, of three people...

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Egyptian exports jump by 25% in January: trade minister

Non-petroleum exports accounted for US$1.66 billion in January, compared to US$1.327 billion in January 2016, an increase of 25 percent, said Trade...

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Agreement on Russian industrial zone in Egypt to be signed in May

The agreement to establish the Russian industrial zone in Egypt will be signed next May, the minister of trade and...

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Egypt's ex-president Mubarak denies killing protesters as final retrial begins

Egypt's former president Hosni Mubarak denied on Thursday involvement in the killing of protesters during the 2011 uprising that ended...

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Cairo is fastest-growing city worldwide in terms of population in 2017: report

The population of Cairo is forecast to grow by 0.5 million in 2017 alone, to become the world's fastest-growing city....

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Egypt's parliament approves cabinet reshuffle of 9 new ministers

Egypt's parliament has approved on Tuesday a cabinet reshuffle of nine new ministers, including education and transportation portfolios. The reshuffle...

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Egypt’s economic transition could be 'coming to a close': IMF'S Lagarde

Egypt is making good progress in its economic reform program and the recent developments might be an indicator that the...

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Three British trade missions visit Egypt to explore investment opportunities

UK Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy, Sir Jeffrey Donaldson, along with 40 delegates from British companies arrive to Egypt this week...

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US dollar exchange rate continues decline

The US dollar exchange rate has continued its decline in governmental and privately-owned banks, by 20 to 27 piasters (pt)...

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Egypt's foreign reserves rise to US$26.363 bn at end of January

Egypt's net foreign reserves rose to US$26.363 billion at the end of January from US$24.265 billion as of the end...

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Egypt announces that it will implement all airport security measures recommended by Russia

Egypt has implemented all security measures recommended by Russia in order to resume flights between both countries, the chairperson of...

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Ultras Ahlawy to not commemorate Port Said stadium massacre anniversary due to police crackdown

The Ultras Ahlawy group announced it will not commemorate the fifth anniversary of the Port Said stadium massacre, which takes...

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Egyptian pound remains stable against US dollar

The Egyptian pound remained stable against the US dollar on Monday, selling between EGP 18.75-19.09 to the dollar in some banks....

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Trump says Christians in Middle East have been 'executed in large numbers'

US President Donald Trump has declared his support for Christians "executed in large numbers" in the Middle East, two days...

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