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6 hours ago

Business
Dollar exchange rate sees slight increase on Sunday

US dollar prices against the Egyptian pound increased in several Egyptian banks on Sunday. According to the latest price updates, the exchange rate of the US dollar in the National Bank of Egypt (NBE), The Arab African International Bank, and ... Read More

2 hours ago

Science
Egypt to retrieve 14 artifacts from Cyprus

Director General of the Retrieved Antiquities Department of the Antiquities Ministry, Shaaban Abdel Gawad, said on Sunday that Egypt would retrieve from Cyprus 14 artifacts, including a vase bearing the name of Ramesses II, which was smuggled out of Egypt ... Read More

1 day ago

Culture
Da Vinci painting of Christ sells for record $450mn

A 500-year-old painting believed to be by Leonardo da Vinci has sold for $450.3 million in New York, blazing a new world record for the most expensive work of art sold at auction, Christie’s said. “Salvator Mundi” or “Savior of ... Read More

2 days ago

Life & Style
Hemayaa: Raising sex education awareness for children through fun activities

Sex is a taboo topic in Egypt. The prevailing societal belief is that sheltering children from the topic for as long as possible equates to protecting them. However, an emerging organization, “Hemayaa” (Protection), aspires to challenge this societal misconception by providing ... Read More