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Salamlek Palace development project to be announced Tuesday

Antiquities Minister Mamdouh al-Damaty
17 Dec 2015
An international conference will be held Tuesday at Salamlek Palace to announce the beginning of a restoration project for the archaeological palace.   The decision was recently issued by the antiquities minister in a list that...
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Heavy rainfall affects Alexandria, North Coast

Rainfalls have createda parallel sea at Alexandria's main coastal road
17 Dec 2015
Heavy rain fell on Alexandria and some parts of the western North Coast on Thursday morning, accompanied by lightning and thunder.   The bad weather affected traffic and caused many residents, especially school students, to stay home...
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Parliament does not have integrity: former Deputy Prime Minister

Hossam Eissa
17 Dec 2015
Law professor and former Deputy Prime Minister Hossam Eissa said that the next Parliament has nothing to do with integrity because of vote-buying through bribes.   Businessmen from former President Hosni Mubarak's regime bought...
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Egyptian-Senegalese coordination to compensate companies suffered from fair fire in Senegal

17 Dec 2015
There is coordination between Egypt and Senegal over means to compensate the companies that suffered losses from the fire that broke out in the Egyptian pavilion at the Senegalese fair grounds on Monday, said Minister of Trade and Industry...
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Egypt, UAE sign Mou on tourism

16 Dec 2015
Egypt's Tourism Minister Hisham Zaazou and UAE Culture, Youth and Community Development Minister Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to enhance and strengthen ties between the two...
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January 25 was a revolution, June 30 a manifestation of it: film director

16 Dec 2015
"January 25 was a revolution. June 30 is not a revolution, but rather a manifestation of the January 25 Revolution," said film director Dawoud Abdel Sayyed.   There are some parties who do not want change to happen in Egypt...
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Egypt loses 280,000 mobile phone subscribers in September 2015

16 Dec 2015
The number of mobile phone subscribers in Egypt declined by 280,000, or 0.46 percent, to settle at 93.24 million in September 2015, compared to 93.50 million in August 2015, according to a report issued by the Communications and...
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American or British company to assess Egyptian airport security: official

Cairo International Airport
16 Dec 2015
The Egyptian government is currently choosing between an American and British security company to assess security in Egyptian airports, said security adviser to the Holding Company for Airports and Air Navigation Mohamed Kamel on...
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Cold weather expected Thursday

16 Dec 2015
Meteorologists expect cold weather on Thursday, with temperatures dropping significantly at night.   Low- and medium-level clouds are expected in the northern part of the country, accompanied by heavy rainfall. Lighter rain will fall...
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USAID allocates $57 mn for higher education partnership program: FEI head

16 Dec 2015
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has allocated $57 million for the higher education partnerships' program, Chairman of the Federation of Egyptian Industries (FEI) Mohamed al-Seweidy said on Tuesday....
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