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Egypt's Musicians Syndicate contacts YouTube, SoundCloud to take down Mahraganat songs

Egypt’s Musicians Syndicate, headed by Hany Shaker, contacted streaming giants YouTube and SoundCloud to take down all the “mahraganat shaabi”...

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Dubai and Saudi based companies invest in Egypt's new Magdi Yacoub Heart Center

Several companies based in the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia announced on Tuesday that they will invest in the...

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Women the main breadwinners in 14% of Egyptian families: Minister

Egypt’s Minister of International Cooperation Rania al-Mashat said women are the main breadwinners of 14 percent of Egyptian families, during...

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Egypt's Minya opens museum in remembrance of 21 Christians killed by ISIS in Libya

Bishop Bevnotious of Egypt’s Minya Governorate has established a new museum that commemorates the 21 Egyptian Christians who were taken...

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Alexandria’s Eliahu Hanavi synagogue welcomes 180 Jews to celebrate grand opening

The recently renovated Eliahu Hanavi synagogue, one of Egypt’s oldest synagogues located in the city of Alexandria, welcomed 180 Jews...

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Egyptian stars Yousra and Farid Shawky honored in Paris

As part of the “Cairo Days for Drama” event currently running in Paris, acclaimed Egyptian actress Yousra and late actor...

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Installation of Ramses II statue at Tahrir Square complete: Supreme Council of Antiquities

A Ramses II statue, parts of which were unearthed in Egypt last August, has been successfully reassembled and installed at...

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Golden Egyptian mummies go on display at Buffalo Museum of Science

A collection of ancient Egyptian mummies and associated artifacts, dating to the Greco-Roman era (300 BC-200 AD), are currently on...

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Egyptian screenwriter Wahid Hamed to author third part of series about Muslim Brotherhood

The United Company for Media revealed that it has signed an agreement with Egyptian screenwriter Wahid Hamed to write the...

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Uber responds to Medhat El Adl’s accusations over Mohamed Henedi ad

Uber has responded to claims by the prominent Egyptian author and producer Medhat El Adl that the company committed copyright infringement...

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Egypt’s Mama Maggie nominated for 2020 Nobel Prize

Several national and international institutions and bodies, including the Canadian Parliament, have nominated Egypt’s Magda Gobran, better known as Mama...

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TUI travel company hopes to increase German arrivals to Egypt by 25 percent

Germany’s leading travel and tourism Company TUI has revealed its plans to increase arrivals to Egypt in 2020 by 20-25...

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Egypt honors 'Top 50 Women of 2019'

Egypt’s Ministry of Planning and Economic Development honored 50 women, many of them leaders in the finance and banking sectors,...

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Egypt fifth country globally in terms of economic growth: Finance Ministry

Egypt was ranked fifth globally in terms of economic growth, with the country recording an economic growth rate of 5.6...

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