Bassem Youssef is cautious about coming back to Egypt. (Image Archive)
December 01, 2015 - 16:59 GMT
The former "Bernameg" star Bassem Youssef explains the reason why he is afraid to come to Egypt right now.
Journalist Ismail Alexandrani. (twitter)
December 01, 2015 - 16:30 GMT
Egyptian officials arrested journalist and Sinai expert Ismail Alexandrani after over 18 hours of interrogation.
A ship passes through Egypt's Suez Canal. Russia has limited fruit and vegetable imports from Turkey to 66 percent. (File photo)
December 01, 2015 - 16:05 GMT
As Russia works out the details of its economic sanctions against Turkey over the downed jet, Egypt looks to fill the trade gap.
A pair of Levis jeans, made in Egypt. (
December 01, 2015 - 15:42 GMT
Textiles and garments top Egypt's exports to the US, and have been hit the hardest by EgyptAir's decision to suspend shipping cargo on North America-bound commercial flights.
Ghada Adel is a classic Egyptian beauty. (Facebook)
December 01, 2015 - 14:20 GMT
Egyptian actress Ghada Adel looked shockingly similar in 1997!
Demonstrators outside the presidential palace in Cairo on June 30, 2013. (AFP/Mahmud Khaled)
December 01, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
Egypt's statistics agency said the population inside Egypt will reach 90 million, with an additional 8 million Egyptians living abroad.
Egyptian election officials sit in an empty polling station during the first phase of parliamentary elections on October 19, 2015. (AFP/File)
December 01, 2015 - 11:00 GMT
The polls opened in Egypt today at 9 am and will remain open until 9pm.
Suspended presenter Riham Saeed is returning to our TV screens. (File photo)
December 01, 2015 - 09:09 GMT
Suspended presenter Riham Saeed is returning to our TV screens.
Egypt has yet to recognize a systemic problem of torture by police officers, and instead refers to incidents as
November 30, 2015 - 18:00 GMT
Reports of police brutality and torture have stirred public outrage among the Egyptian public.
Egypt imported oil from Iran prior to the 2012 sanctions. (Al Bawaba/File)
November 30, 2015 - 16:51 GMT
A senior oil official says Iran is ready to resume crude exports to Egypt which used to transport Iranian oil through the Suez Canal and internal pipelines before 2012 sanctions on Tehran dried them up.
The exemptions were made based on a court ruling regarding Banque Misr. (AFP/File)
November 30, 2015 - 16:29 GMT
A total of six banks were exempted from applying the maximum wage on their employees after the judicial ruling issued last week for employees of Banque Misr.
A voter in Egypt's parliamentary elections holds up an ink-stained finger. (AFP/File)
November 30, 2015 - 15:30 GMT
After 34 candidates made various appeals about election violations, Mansoura city will render the current results null and have another runoff election.
An Egyptian national living in Oman casts her ballot during the first phase of parliamentary elections October 17, 2015. (AFP/File)
November 30, 2015 - 15:00 GMT
Some ambassadors expect turnout to increase later on in the day.
November 30, 2015 - 12:56 GMT
The movie's depiction of five girls' struggles against traditional Turkish rural society resounded powerfully with Egyptian audiences.
Egyptian journalists have faced unprecedented barriers and harassment this year. (AFP/File)
November 30, 2015 - 11:00 GMT
Ismail Alexandrani, an investigative journalist and Sinai expert, remains in custody at the Hurghada airport after over 18 hours of questioning.
The wind power station was signed in 2008 but was delayed by the 2011 uprising.  (Shutterstock)
November 30, 2015 - 08:26 GMT
The $286M EU and German-funded wind farm in Gabal Al-Zeit will save 175,000 tons of equivalent oil to generate electricity.