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Egypt develops national plan to upgrade electricity grid: presidency

The official spokesperson of Egypt’s presidency Bassam Radi said on Saturday that an ambitious national plan has been developed aimed...

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April 25 is a full paid vacation day for private sector workers

Egypt’s Minister of Manpower Mohamed Safaan said that Wednesday April 25 is a full paid vacation day for private sector...

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US dollar prices slightly increase on Monday

The US dollar exchange rate witnessed a slight increase against the Egyptian pound reaching an average of LE17.58 during the banking dealing...

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Cotton exports decline by 36.7%: CAPMAS

The Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) announced that total cotton exports fell to 128.3 thousand quintals during...

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US dollar maintains stable rates against Egyptian pound

The US dollar maintained stable rates against the Egyptian pound on Wednesday morning. The dollar settled at LE17.60 for purchase...

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New Administreative Capital will not burden state coffers: company head

Ahmed Zaki Abdin, head of the Administrative Capital for Urban Development, the company responsible for developing Egypt’s new capital, said...

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Africa strives for global leadership: Egypt's Supreme Court head

Head of Egypt’s Supreme Constitutional Court (SCC) Abdel Wahab Abdel Razek said on Monday that the Egyptian state is proud...

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Egypt committed to free and fair presidential elections: Foreign Minister

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukri stressed the Egyptian government’s full commitment to holding free and fair presidential elections that once...

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Egypt parliamentary committee slams Amnesty statement on Sinai 2018 operation

An Egyptian parliamentary committee on Saturday slammed an Amnesty International statement regarding the ongoing Sinai 2018 military operation against terrorism...

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Egypt receives largest UK trade delegation in two decades

UK trade envoy to Egypt Jeffrey Donaldson arrived in Cairo on Saturday for a five-day visit, heading the largest British trade...

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IMF official expects Egypt growth rate around 5% in 2018

Director of the Middle East and Central Asia Department at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Jihad Azour expects Egypt’s economic...

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Cold weather expected for Sunday, Cairo 18C

Meteorologists expect cold weather on Sunday across most parts of Egypt, while very cold across all regions throughout the night....

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Justice Ministry expanded courts, offices between 2014-17: minister

The services sector of the Justice Ministry witnessed significant expansion, restoration, and maintenance of court buildings, as well as construction...

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Egypt investigates New York Times report on alleged Jerusalem intelligence leak

Egypt’s Prosecutor General Nabil Sadiq ordered an investigation into the New York Times report on Egypt claiming that Egyptian leaders accepted...

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