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Egyptian Industry and Trade Minister Mounir Fakhry Abdel Nour has said that his country is eager to add more geographical areas to the Qualifiying Industrial Zone (QIZ) agreement, stressing that Egypt wants to tap into the advantages of the...
Egypt’s Mufti Shawqi Allam said in a statement on Monday that the duty his country performs to provide security and fight division and sectarianism is essential, not secondary or optional.   Allam said that Egypt has to defend Arabs and...
The Cairo Criminal Court rejected on Monday the public prosecutor's appeal against the release of two police officers accused of torturing lawyer Karim Hamdy to death at the Matareya Police Station.   The court upheld its...
Manpower Minister Dr. Nahed al-Ashry said that 877 offshore employment agencies are currently active, after the licenses of 270 agencies have been canceled for failing to comply with the licensing conditions. Other 28 agencies were suspended...
Scenarist Ahmed Atef has announced that the shooting of his new series "Neswan Qadera" (Capable Women) will start within a few days. This news came after discussions took place over the characters and other details for the series with the...
With Egypt taking part in a Saudi-led military operation against the Iran-backed Houthi rebels in Yemen, history seems to be repeating itself for the country that had engaged in a similar action under late president Gamal Abdel Nasser, but with...
Cash transactions cost the state about 1.5 percent of GNP, including the cost of printing money and securing the transfer of funds, said Ashraf Moussa Sabry, the CEO of a large electronic payment services company.   Limiting the amount of cash...
The date of the arrival of the Norwegian HOG gas carrier to the port of Ain Sokhna has not been specified yet due to security procedures in the Gulf of Aden and the strait of Bab el-Mandeb, Chairman of the Holding Company for Natural Gas (EGAS)...
Grand Egyptian Museum Director Tareq Sayyed denied news about a fracture in King Tutankhamun’s throne chair, saying that the items belonging to Tutankhamun's exhibit, which includes 1,700 pieces, will be transferred to the new museum by...
Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir has warned that any international military intervention in Libya would bring about another Syrian crisis, revealing that his country had backed revolutionary groups that ousted late Libyan leader Muammar al-...