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17 hours ago

Business
US dollar exchange rates decline in Egyptian banks

Exchange rates for US dollars declined against the Egyptian pound at the beginning of official trading in Egyptian banks on Tuesday. The exchange rate at the Central Bank of Egypt recorded a decline of about three piasters, recording LE15.99 for ... Read More

2 days ago

Science
Egypt to sink old equipment to create 2 artificial reefs in the Red Sea

The Egyptian authorities have designated two sites in the Red Sea in which it will sink some old equipment to create artificial reefs to encourage coral growth and underwater diving. The plan is aimed at reducing pressure on popular diving ... Read More

17 hours ago

Culture
Egyptian rock band Massar Egbari to perform live at Cairo Opera House

Egyptian rock band Massar Egbari is set to perform on Wednesday, July 22 at eight pm at the Cairo Opera House. The concert will take place on the Al-Nafoora (Fountain) stage, one of the opera’s two open-air theaters newly established ... Read More

3 days ago

Life & Style
EgyptAir announces aircraft occupancy rate 75% since flight resumption

EgyptAir Holding Company Chairman Mohamed Roshdy Zakaria announced Saturday that aircraft occupancy rates are at 75 percent since flights resumed in the beginning of July. In a phone-call with the private Sada al-Balad satellite channel, Zakaria stated that there are ... Read More