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Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (right) meets Palestinian leader Mahmud Abbas in Cairo on May 9, 2016. (AFP/File)
May 28, 2016 - 09:46 GMT
The two presidents are scheduled to discuss the latest regional developments, including the French initiative for a Palestinian-Israeli peace conference and the upcoming international support group for peace negotiations in Paris on Friday 3 June.
The recorders' underwater locator beacons only transmit ping signals for about 30 days, the typical duration of their battery life. (AFP/File)
May 28, 2016 - 07:37 GMT
Airbus shared the signal's location information with Egyptian officials, which helped narrow the search area to a 5 kilometer zone now being scoured by air and sea.
Mohamed Salah
May 27, 2016 - 17:59 GMT
Even before Ahly’s huge win, the Italian club suggested they could be searching for one more Egyptian standout,  Alaa Abdel-Ghani reports
Puyol riding a camel at the Giza pyramids (photo: Al-Ahram)
May 27, 2016 - 17:49 GMT
The Spanish football player was given a tour of the not-yet-open Grand Egyptian Museum
Egyptians light candles during a candlelight vigil for the 66 victims of the EgyptAir MS804 flight that crashed in the Mediterranean Sea, at the Cairo Opera House in the Egyptian capital on May 26, 2016. (AFP/Khaled Desouki)
May 27, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Receiving the emergency locator signal from the wreckage is a big breakthrough in the search for the plane's two black box recorders.
Ibrahim Hamato
May 26, 2016 - 17:53 GMT
Has anyone ever told you that you can’t do something? And that “something” is out of your league and will forever be...
Egyptian journalists take part in a candle light vigil in memory of EgyptAir MS804 victims in front of the Journalists' Syndicate in Cairo on May 24, 2016. (AFP/Mohammed el-Shahed)
May 26, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Investigators are working against the clock to recover the plane's black boxes, which will cease to emit a signal after about 30 days.
A foreign ministry spokesman said the Swiss government had blocked about $650 million in the case of Egypt, and $61 million in the case of Tunisia. (Twitter)
May 26, 2016 - 13:26 GMT
A new law allowing Swiss authorities to seize and return illicitly-acquired funds from Swiss banks will come into effect in July.
The merger negotiations between CBC and AlNahar lasted nine months. (Scoop Empire)
May 26, 2016 - 10:19 GMT
After nine months of intense negotiations the two major networks will create an umbrella holding company with global aspirations.
The time and place of MS804's disappearance coincided with international training exercises (AFP / File)
May 26, 2016 - 10:13 GMT
The time and place of MS804's disappearance coincided with international training exercises
Naked selfies weren't quite enough, now the Egyptian artist is making videos. (File photo)
May 26, 2016 - 09:59 GMT
Naked selfies weren't quite enough, now the Egyptian artist is making videos.
Egyptian security forces are seen on patrol in Sinai. (AFP/File)
May 26, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
The offensive comes days after Daesh carried out multiple attacks against police officers across Egypt.
The development will include 2 square kilometres of residential units and create more than 200,000 jobs.  (Ventures on Site)
May 26, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
The joint venture between Mountain View-Sisban and Egypt's Ministry of Housing is one of the first major projects in Egypt based on a public-private partnership.
Egyptians protest a controversial deal to give two islands in the Red Sea to Saudi Arabia on Friday in Cairo. (AFP/Mohamed el-Shahed)
May 26, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
More than 150 protesters have been given prison sentences since the beginning of May, 47 of whom are now on hunger strike.
Raneem Al Welily (photo: @RaneemElWelily)
May 25, 2016 - 19:55 GMT
Egyptain sympathetic with tired rival after posting straight-set win in PSA Dubai World Series Finals
Bosnian midfielder Miralem Pjanic says that Salah 'speaks about Egypt all the time'
May 25, 2016 - 19:32 GMT
Bosnian midfielder Miralem Pjanic says that Salah 'speaks about Egypt all the time'