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A study by the MasterCard Foundation on a sample of 4,000 people from eight countries in the Middle East and North Africa, showed that 52 percent of Egyptian respondents have bought goods online during the three months prior to the study, of whom...
The Administrative Court on Sunday referred a lawsuit, which was filed by lawyer Samir Sabri demanding they revoke activist Wael Ghoneim's Egyptian citizenship, to State Commissioners.   The State Commissioners are to give their...
In an interview conducted by Amr al-Leithy and broadcast on Al-Hayat on the anniversary of the liberation of Sinai on Saturday, Jehan Sadat recounted the story of Field Marshal Abdel Hakim Amer.   Q: Was Field Marshal Amer murdered or did he...
An international study has warned of the risks the Ethiopian Renaissance may pose in terms of design, the filling of its reservoir and the accumulation of salts and the impact they may have on agricultural land in Egypt.   The study, which was...
Ezzat Mahmoud, head of Omar Effendi, a company whose privatization has been nullified by a court decision, said that Investment Minister Ashraf Salman and Finance Minister Hani Qadry are negotiating to reimburse the Saudi investor, Gamil al-Qanbeet...
Writer Nawal al-Saadawy said Al Azhar does not own religious thought or heritage; they are owned by the people who own the history and the land.   In an interview published in the Kuwaiti Jarida newspaper on Sunday, Saadawy said, “Anyone...
Allocations for education and health will be increased by 10-15 percent for the 2015-2016 state budget, according to Prime Minister Ibrahim Mehleb.   Speaking to Al-Masry Al-Youm on the sidelines of his visit to Indonesia, Mehleb indicated...
The Hurghada seaport customs authority has notified shipping agencies that operate ferries transferring passengers and vehicles, to halt the shipping of vehicles cleared from customs that are coming with passengers from the Saudi Duba seaport....
Hala Youssef, population minister, has said that the average of rate of reproduction per family dropped from six to three children, thanks to efforts made by the ministry.   In an interview with a talk show aired on the privately-owned TV...
The international delegation monitoring the bird flu situation in Egypt said that the period from 2014 until March 2015 saw the outbreak of the virus in the country, pointing out that there have been new genetic mutations in the virus in Egypt...