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The Suez Canal Authority released a statement on Sunday that indicates Panamanian ships were the canal's top clients in January 2015, with a total of 193 vessels and 11,279,000 tons of cargo passing through the canal.   Though Panama tops...
Germany’s foreign office announced on Sunday that it is no longer warning its citizens against land travel to southern Sinai regions, particularly the tourist regions of Dahab, Nuweiba and Saint Catherine.   Hans Joerg Haber, Germany...
Workers distributing bread in the city of Kafr al-Dawar staged a protest on Sunday by occupying the offices of the municipal council. The workers pushed council employees out of their offices in protest for being unable to discuss their issues with...
Hundreds of farmers in Sadat City in Monufiya staged a protest in front of the Ministry of Agriculture headquarters in Dokki on Sunday to demand stopping the bulldozing of the lands they cultivate. The farmers accuse the Ministry of Housing of...
The Higher Education Ministry has admitted a legal flaw has delayed student union elections throughout the country, much to the dismay of students at several universities who had been pushing for the voting to begin.   According to Ministry...
Social Solidarity Minister Ghada Wali decided on Sunday to disband 112 NGOs that were registered between 2011 and 2012.   The affected NGOs are situated across six provinces: 39 are in Monoufiya, 15 in Beni Suef, 35 in Daqahlia, 17 in Gharbiya...
A number of Giza residents demonstrated on Sunday on Hussein Hegazy Street, next to the Cabinet headquarters, demanding the construction of more government-sponsored housing units.   According to one of the protesters, about 100 families from...
A Cairo University employee committed suicide on the rails of the metro station outside the university’s walls, the head of the metro service said Sunday.   Ali al-Fadaly, head of the Egyptian Company for Metro Management and Operation,...
A small committee, including representatives from the Finance, Commerce and Industry, and Transitional Justice ministries, the State Council, and the chairman of the subcommittee for legislative reforms, has been formed to review the investment and...
A number of animals rights activists staged a silent protest in front of the Opera House on Saturday to denounce the torture and slaughter of a dog on al-Ahram Street in Shobra al-Kheima City, Qalyiubiya, several days ago. The protesters demanded...