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10 hours ago

Business
Central Bank of Egypt to begin printing secure, eco-friendly polymer banknotes in June

The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) will begin printing polymer banknotes upon inauguration of its new printing house in June, according to statements by the CBE’s Deputy Khalid Farouq to “Akhbar al-Youm” news website. Farouq added that the CBE is ... Read More

10 hours ago

Science
Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities gifts Egyptian Post Museum antique 1870s carriage

To celebrate the reopening of the Egyptian Post Museum following its renovation work, the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities has gifted the museum an antique carriage from the 1870s used to transport postal items, which was previously part of the ... Read More

2 days ago

Culture
Video: If there was ever a Mohamed Salah movie, Salah says he wants Rami Malek in lead role

If ever a Mohamed Salah movie were to happen, Salah said he wants American-Egyptian actor Rami Malek to portray him. During an interview with Sky Sports Salah stated that while he has never thought about seeing his life made into ... Read More

2 days ago

Life & Style
Photos: Forced to sell his 46 medals, Egyptian Paralympic Champion hopes for way out of poverty

Egyptian Paralympic Champion Essam al-Hadidi has resorted to selling his 46 medals in order to support his family and provide his house with drinking water and electricity. Hadidi, 44, said he has been suffering in poverty, as the roof of ... Read More

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