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Egypt unemployment rate drops to 11.3%, official says

  Egypt’s unemployment rate has fallen an unprecedented 11.3 percent in 2017/2018, and is expected to further drop to 8.4...

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President Sisi and Trump discuss joint cooperation to fight terrorism

  US President Donald Trump met Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Monday during the 73rd session of the United...

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Guest of honor Patrick Dempsey welcomed in El Gouna Film Festival

  A welcoming reception for guest of honor Patrick Dempsey was held on Saturday evening at the El Gouna Film...

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School in Sohag finds snake in lab, causing panic

  On the first day of new academic year in Egypt, a school in Sohag city dove into panic after...

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World bank funds Egypt's rural sanitation services with $300 mn loan

  The World Bank has approved a $300 million loan to complete Egypt’s Rural Sanitation Services Program, expanding the government...

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UNDP offers Egypt $31.5 mn for climate change-affected cities

  Egypt has received a grant from the Green Climate Fund and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) worth US$31.5...

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EgyptAir starts direct flights to Hong Kong at 25% discount

  National airline EgyptAir will start new direct flights to Hong Kong on Monday, continuing their keenness to reach global...

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Egypt's parliament discuss important water resources draft law

  Parliament member Hisham al-Hosary, deputy of the Committee on Agriculture and Irrigation, said that a draft law regarding water...

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UN adopts Egyptian anti-sexual abuse resolution

  Egypt’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced that the United Nations General Assembly has adopted an Egyptian resolution on...

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Egypt signs two new oil drilling agreements

  The Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources has signed two new oil and gas exploration agreements to explore two...

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US expedition unearths more than 800 tombs in southern Egypt

  A joint expedition between the University of Alabama at Birmingham and the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities have...

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Egyptian actor stars with Nicholas Cage for upcoming Hollywood movie

  Egyptian actor Mohamed Karim will star alongside Hollywood superstar Nicholas Cage for the upcoming movie “A Score to Settle”....

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Egypt launches largest screening campaign for Hepatitis C in the world

  Egypt will launch the largest medical screening campaign for Hepatitis C in the world by applying a new initiative...

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'I am against bullying': campaign fights violence in Egypt schools

  A few days ahead of the new academic year, Egypt is launching its first national campaign to tackle bullying...

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