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4 hours ago

Business
Egypt to become first Arab country to issue Green bonds

DUBAI/LONDON (Reuters) – Egypt started marketing a five-year US dollar-denominated Green bond on Tuesday at a yield of around 5.75 percent, a document showed, in what would be the first sale of green bonds by a government in the Middle ... Read More

6 hours ago

Science
Egyptian authorities fine boater US$34K for coral reef damage

Egypt’s Red Sea Marine Park Authority (RSMPA), the governmental agency responsible for managing the marine protectorates within the Red Sea governorate, decided on Tuesday to impose a fine of US$34,000 on the owner of a tourist boat for its damages ... Read More

3 hours ago

Culture
Photos: Netflix reveals glimpse into George Clooney’s upcoming film ‘The Midnight Sky’

Netflix has unveiled pictures from “The Midnight Sky”, an upcoming science-fiction film starring, produced and directed by Hollywood actor/director George Clooney. The movie is slated for a December release. Set in a post-apocalyptic world, “The Midnight Sky” follows Augustin (Clooney) ... Read More

5 hours ago

Life & Style
Hurghada Airport receives first Turkish Airlines flight after COVID-19 lockdown

Navigation sources at Hurghada International Airport confirmed that Turkish Airline flights from Istanbul to the coastal city are set to return, with the first flight touching down Tuesday. The sources added that the flights will restart at the rate of ... Read More