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3 days ago

Business
Egypt is now a 'haven' for debt investors: Bloomberg

Egypt has turned into a “haven” for debt investors in the region in the period since it floated its pound and initiated economic reform, a report by Bloomberg network claimed on Wednesday. The report opined that the decision to float ... Read More

36 mins ago

Science
Gender, age of Alexandria sarcophagus remains identified: Antiquities Ministry

  The Ministry of Antiquities announced on Sunday that archaeological studies on the skeletons from the Alexandria sarcophagus discovered in July have identified the genders, ages and height of the remains through anthropological screening. Chief of the Central Administration of ... Read More

1 min ago

Culture
Esteemed Egyptian puppeteer Nagy Shaker passes away at 86

  Saturday was a dark day for puppet enthusiasts as Egyptian puppeteer Nagy Shaker lost his battle to illness, passing away at 86. The Ministry of Culture expressed their condolences, saying that Egypt lost one of its star designers and ... Read More

3 days ago

Life & Style
41 dead in Ebola outbreak

An ongoing Ebola outbreak is spreading across the Democratic Republic of Congo’s North Kivu province, and it has health officials gravely concerned due to conflict in the area along with other factors. The country’s Ministry of Health announced Monday that 57 cases ... Read More