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Passenger flights between Frankfurt and Sharm el-Sheikh will be resumed starting October, said Yasser Jaheen, deputy director of Sharm el-Sheikh Airport, on Wednesday.   Flights are to resume at a rate of one per week in the first instance,...
Israel's Radio Kol Hay has reported that President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and King Abdullah of Jordan will most likely attend the funeral of the late Israeli President Shimon Peres on Thursday.   The Tenth Israeli Channel also quoted press...
Nineteen people have been arrested in Alexandria for verbal harassment of female school students, Major General Sherif abdel Hamid, head of Alexandria Investigations Department, said on Thursday. The arrests resulted from a raid launched by...
Guinness World Records listed Egyptian pop singer Amr Diab as the top Arab multi-international award winning musician and the best selling Middle Eastern musician since 1989.   Ahmed Gabr, member of Guinness jury, handed over the award to Diab...
The ride-hailing company Careem has launched its own "White Taxi" service as an extra option for clients wishing to avoid hailing a cab in the streets. The company announced in September that it aims to integrate 42,000 "white"...
The marketing company GWT has launched a new campaign to attract tourists to Egypt, focusing attention on 12 foreign countries, in line with an agreement reached with the Egyptian Tourism Authority last year. Hany Shoukry, the CEO of GWT, announced...
Foreign exchange traders working on Egypt's black market said the price of the US dollar jumped to more than LE13 just hours after President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi's speech in Alexandria on Monday. Four traders said they are now selling...
A humpback whale has been sighted in the Red Sead off the town of Qusair as it traveled north on its migration route in search of food at this time of year..   The whale was sighted by a diver from a diving center in Qusair during a day trip...
A taxi driver and three policemen were shot dead by gunmen on Wednesday in Arish, North Sinai, in what appears to be the latest attack by Islamist militants against Egyptian police personnel. The attack happened in the Masaaed area in the west of...
New Cairo Misdemeanors Court on Tuesday cleared a three-year-old child from charges of theft and resisting arrest. The court ruling yesterday is the sixth for Ziad Hassan Qenawy, who faces 17 lawsuits with the same charges across Cairo, according to...