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Egyptian archaeologist aims to lead her first excavation this year in Sharqiya

For many people, a visit to the Nile Delta can be all about recreation, but not for Egyptian archaeologist Nora...

Ola Noureldin Ola Noureldin 3 years ago

Egypt's first female tahteeb instructor smashes gender barriers in ancient game

Born and raised in Egypt's conservative southern province of Assiut, Rania Medhat is challenging sexist barriers and restrictive notions about...

Ola Noureldin Ola Noureldin 3 years ago

Egyptian lawyer banned from travel nominated for prestigious rights defenders award

Egypt’s Director of the Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies, Mohamed Zaree, is among three finalists nominated for the 2017...

Ola Noureldin Ola Noureldin 3 years ago

Egypt will focus on Arab markets to revive tourism targets: Tourism Minister

Minister of Tourism Yehia Rashed says he’s stepping up tourism activities and planning promotional campaigns for Ramadan, Eid and the...

Ola Noureldin Ola Noureldin 3 years ago

Sudan calls for deportation of Egyptian reporters after 2 Sudanese journalists denied entry to Egypt

Sudan's pro-government journalists' union on Tuesday urged Khartoum to deport Egyptian reporters after Cairo refused entry to two Sudanese journalists...

Ola Noureldin Ola Noureldin 4 years ago

More state kiosks will be set up next week to buy waste from public: Cairo Governor

Cairo Governor Atef Abdel-Hameed said more recycling kiosks will be set up around the capital within a week for Cairenes...

Ola Noureldin Ola Noureldin 4 years ago

Social media users infuriated by online calls disruption, NTRA denies blockage

Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) services like Facebook Messenger call, Apple's FaceTime and Viber have experienced repeated interruptions across Egypt...

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Egypt ranks 3rd most attractive investment destination in Africa: report

Egypt was ranked as the third most attractive investment destination in Africa by Quantum Global, an Africa-based investment management firm, according...

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Israel decides to keep its Sinai border crossing shut until further notice

Israel has decided to keep its Sinai border with Egypt closed indefinitely and will “reexamine the situation” in the coming days,...

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Administrative Court sets June 6 to rule on legal spat over Red Sea islands

Egypt’s Administrative Court set June 6 as the date to rule on the controversial legal jurisdiction dispute regarding the Egyptian-Saudi...

Ola Noureldin Ola Noureldin 4 years ago

Egypt's economy growing at 3.9% in 2017, accelerating to 5.4% in 2019: World Bank

Egypt's economy is forecasted to grow 3.9 percent by the end of 2017 and will be largely driven by public...

Ola Noureldin Ola Noureldin 4 years ago

Egypt's internet speed among world's slowest, ranking 146 out of 150

Egypt’s broadband internet speed is reported to be among the slowest in the world, ranking 146 out of 150 countries...

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US embassy in Cairo warns its citizens to avoid identifiable places of worship

The US Embassy in Cairo issued a security alert to US citizens on Tuesday, indicating that they should avoid identifiable...

Ola Noureldin Ola Noureldin 4 years ago

63% of Egyptians agree that Emergency Law should be imposed: Baseera poll

A survey carried out by The Egyptian Center For Public Opinion Research (Baseera) revealed that 63 percent of Egyptians believe that the adoption...

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