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Egypt has won the award for "most famous tourist destination" at the 2016 World Travel Fair, which concluded on Sunday in the Chinese city of Shanghai. Egypt’s Travel Advisor to China, Abul Maaty Shaarawy, received the award. In...
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has inaugurated a new power station in west Assiut, declaring that the unprecedented development was completed in record time.   "We were able to turn around the challenges facing the electricity sector in...
US Secretary of State John Kerry will pay a brief visit to Cairo on Wednesday, during which he will meet with President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi The two officials will "discuss a range of bilateral US and Egypt issues as well as regional issues....
EgyptAir is to offer ticket discounts of up to 50 percent for both domestic and international flights between May 23 and August 1. The promotional offer was announced by Safwat Mesallam, chairman of EgyptAir Holding Company, who said the offer was...
Egypt launched its first official celebration of the work of conservators on Sunday, highlighting the work they do and the role they play in protecting Egyptian heritage. The event was aimed at reviving the image of Egyptian conservators after...
Meteorologists are predicting a heat wave to hit Egypt on Saturday, with temperatures rising to reach a peak on Sunday and Monday.   Deputy Chairman of the Egyptian Meteorological Authority, Hassan Mohamed Hassan, said in a statement Wednesday...
Two policemen and a citizen were injured on Tuesday in Arish city when a bomb planted on the road exploded as a police armored vehicle was passing. All were transported to hospital for treatment. The bomb was placed near to al-Masaeed fuel station...
The Civil Protection Forces brought under control a fire in the Ghouriya area of Cairo on Tuesday evening after it spread through a number of textiles shops.   According to initial investigations, a short-circuit in the electrics of a shop...
The Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) announced that Egypt's trade deficit was reduced by US$ 1.1 billion during the year 2015.   CAPMAS added in its monthly bulletin that non-oil exports fell by 13 percent in...
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi will receive Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in Cairo on Monday, the second day of his official two-day visit to Egypt. The two leaders will discuss the recent developments in Palestine as well as situations in the...