24 Sep 2016
“I didn’t even imagine that Egypt would be so spectacular, with such a breath-taking allure.”
These were the words of Yesenia Navarro, Miss Mexico 2016, during her visit to Cairo this month at the invitation of Egypt'...
12 Sep 2016
A rich vein of Egyptian artistic heritage can be seen in the great sculptures and statues located in the main squares of our cities, reflecting technical, professional and aesthetic quality.
These striking statues are symbols of culture...
31 Aug 2016
In the past, some parents used to tell their kids jokingly that they got them from the "supermarket", thereby avoiding complicated discussions of biology that could not be understood by a little child. These days, things seem to...
24 Aug 2016
Hisham Geneina’s removal by presidential decree from his position as president of the ِCentral Auditing Organization (CAO) in March brought with it a tidal wave of controversy.
Geneina was dismissed after releasing a report that...
14 Aug 2016
This week, Egyptian readers of Forbes magazine would have been intrigued to see three young Egyptian entrepreneurs taking pride of place on the front cover, in an edition including a feature on Egypt's 20 most promising startups. With...
14 Aug 2016
Sporting champions always have a story to tell the coming generations, a story that can be taken as an example and an inspiration. A few days ago, the Egyptian weightlifter, Sara Ahmed became one of those storytellers.
After pouring huge...
11 Aug 2016
The US Department of State issued a report on Wednesday in which it highlighted the ongoing persecution of Egypt's Coptic minority at the hands of Muslims through 2015, while outlining the limited steps taken by the Egyptian government...
04 Aug 2016
Egyptian chemist and Nobel Prize laureate Ahmed Zewail died suddenly on Tuesday, leaving his family and friends in shock. Zewail had recently recovered from a cancerous tumor on his spine and was said to be in good health, traveling freely...
28 Jul 2016
With 28 million Facebook users in Egypt, advertisers have clocked the social networking website as a powerful tool for promoting their products.
The prospect of this unimpeded medium for self-publishing, coupled with the difficulties...
01 Jul 2016
Egyptology fans have made their first selection for "piece of the month" from among the treasures in the Egyptian Museum, selecting a stone relief depicting a woman giving birth assisted by two gods.
The item, which dates...