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What about non-hijabi Muslim women? (File photo)
December 04, 2016 - 08:22 GMT
We’re not specifically banning veiled women from attending the show, but they simply don’t fit in, says organizer.
In May, the General Authority for Petroleum announced an international tender for 11 oil and natural gas blocks in the western desert and Gulf of Suez. (File photo)
December 04, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
In its latest drive to lure back foreign investors to its energy sector, Egypt has received six bids for oil and gas exploration.
Mohamed Salah
December 03, 2016 - 15:22 GMT
Roma released Friday an update on the condition of Mohamed Salah following further tests on his ankle, confirming the Egyptian winger will be out of action for three weeks.
Egypt has banned all but police-sanctioned protests since Sisi came to power. (AFP/File)
December 03, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Rights groups have been calling for the amendment of the draconian protest law since its issuance in November 2013. The 25 article legislation outlines regulations and conditions for peaceful protest which practically ban protests.
The most prestigious African tournament is set to be held in Gabon from 14 January to 5 February
December 01, 2016 - 16:44 GMT
The most prestigious African tournament is set to be held in Gabon from 14 January to 5 February
Will Angham reconnect with her dad after hearing what he had to say? (Facebook)
December 01, 2016 - 07:56 GMT
Will Angham reconnect with her dad after hearing what he had to say?
Banking sources estimated CI Capital's market value at near 1 billion Egyptian pounds ($56 million). (File photo)
December 01, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Egypt's largest listed bank is in talks to sell 70-80 percent of its stake in investment banking arm CI Capital.
For protesting against the referee during his side's 1-1 league draw with Zamalek, Mido will miss Wadi Degla's upcoming four games
November 30, 2016 - 18:16 GMT
Wadi Degla boss Mido has been hit by a four-match ban and an EGP 10,000 fine for remonstrating against the referee during his side's 1-1 Egyptian league drawn with Zamalek on Tuesday.
Newly-appointed Zamalek manager Mohamed Helmi (Photo: Ahram)
November 30, 2016 - 16:37 GMT
Mohamed Helmi was reinstated after the club managed to claim only 5 points from 3 league games under interim boss Mohamed Salah
Raneem El Welily
November 30, 2016 - 16:14 GMT
On Wednesday, the 2016 Women’s World Team Squash Championship held the third round of the first group, in which Egypt defeated Mexico with a 3-0 victory.
Ezz was sentenced to three years in jail for defaming Zeina. (File photo)
November 30, 2016 - 13:16 GMT
Ezz was sentenced to three years in jail for defaming Zeina.
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (top-L) listening as Ali Abdel Aal (top-R), speaker of Egypt’s parliament, delivers a speech to the parliament headquarters in Cairo, 23 February, 2016. (AFP/HO/Egyptian presidency)
November 30, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
The law gives existing NGOs one year to adjust their legal status and creates a new regulatory body.
40,000 people were arrested following the unsuccessful coup (Wikimedia Commons)
November 30, 2016 - 12:48 GMT
His stance has been criticized by some as hypocritical.
The UK flight ban was put in place after the October 2015 crash of a Russian airliner in Sinai shortly after it took off from Sharm El-Sheikh. (File photo)
November 30, 2016 - 10:30 GMT
The UNWTO and World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) have appealed to the British Prime Minister to lift the ban on flights to the Red Sea resort, adding that Egypt has taken significant measures to improve security.
In 2014, Egypt embarked on a plan to introduce a number of fiscal reforms, including fuel subsidy cuts that increased prices up to 78 percent, as well as imposing new taxes to ease a growing budget deficit. (File photo)
November 30, 2016 - 05:25 GMT
Proposed new measures will include imposing progressive taxes and linking the automated wage system with citizens' national identification numbers so as to distribute food subsidies based on monthly income.
Hedaya Malak
November 29, 2016 - 16:37 GMT
Egypt took a good share home from the 2016 Mohamed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Creative Sports Award.