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In an unprecedented victory, Egyptian Raneem al-Welily has been crowned the world number one ranked squash player, according to the September 2015 Professional Squash Association (PSA) Women’s World Rankings.   Welily is the first...
Al-Kotob Khan bookshop has announced the launch of an educational workshop on the basics of caricature art targeting aspiring artists. For one month, participants will be provided with hands-on tuition; a step-by-step guide to the cartoonist's...
After a long summer hiatus, Zawya art house cinema (Odeon Cinema) is gearing up to bring an intriguing array of films to its audience for one month.     Among the most distinguished films featured in the month’s program are Oscar...
In celebration of new Suez Canal waterway inauguration, Mamdouh al-Damaty, Antiquities Minister, announced that all museums across the governorates will be open for free entry to Egyptians only, starting from Tuesday August 4 until the end of this...
An online campaign entitled ‘What If’ has recently been launched by Egyptian graphic designer Amr Eid in an effort to shed light on Egypt’s landmarks in an innovative, artistic manner.    The 23-year-old artist...
An online, artistic campaign named ‘My Name is Gaza. Do You See Me!!’ has been launched by Palestinian graphic designer Jihad Abdul Haq in an effort to trigger the empathy of the international community towards the Palestinian crisis....
‘Are we alone in the universe?’ is a decades-old question that has popped back up in our minds now that NASA has discovered 'Earth's bigger, older cousin’. With Russian billionaire and philanthropist Yuri Milner’s...
At 18 years old, Egyptian Ahmed Emad Eldin was selected as one of the most creative visual artists under the age of 25 by Adobe’s “25 under 25” competition.    In celebration of Adobe’s 25th anniversary, the...
Microsoft Egypt and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) met on June 28 at the”FreelanceME Summit” in Egypt in an effort to expand the area of freelance work in Egypt.   The first-of-its-kind summit represents an initiative...
After garnering success from the first screening of a feature-length film with audio description for the blind and visually impaired a few weeks ago, Masreya Media and Zawya will repeat the exhilarating, cinematic experience on July 2 in the...