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Egyptian soldiers in Sinai. (AFP/file)
March 30, 2017 - 13:00 GMT
The extremist group Daesh appears to be expanding its power in Egypt's Sinai, policing shipments of cigarettes and beheading Sufi sheikhs.
The scope of work includes construction of 37-km-long roads, which consist of three lanes in each direction, with two safety lanes and nine multi-storey intersections. (Pexels)
March 30, 2017 - 12:12 GMT
Egypt's Arab Contractors Company has won a KD170 million ($561.4 million) contract in Kuwait to develop the strategic Nuwaiseeb Road.
The festival will take place over three days, and will also feature local Coldplay cover band Strawberry Swing and Romanian X Factor winners FreeStay. (Facebook)
March 30, 2017 - 09:30 GMT
The festival will take place over three days, and will also feature local Coldplay cover band Strawberry Swing and Romanian X Factor winners FreeStay.
Selections from festivals taking place this week in Cairo, Alexandria and Ismailia. (Ahram)
March 30, 2017 - 09:17 GMT
Selections from festivals taking place this week in Cairo, Alexandria and Ismailia.
Hector Cuper
March 29, 2017 - 18:35 GMT
Egypt coach Hector Cuper had words of praise for the new faces he introduced in a 3-0 friendly victory over Togo in Alexandria on Tuesday.
Jordan's King Abdullah II (2-R) speaks to Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud (2-L) as Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi (R) stands behind them during the Arab League summit in the Jordanian Dead Sea resort of Sweimeh on March 29, 2017. (AFP/Khalil Mazraawi)
March 29, 2017 - 13:46 GMT
Arab leaders are expected to address the multiple armed conflicts around the region and several resolutions related to the Palestinian cause.
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi. (AFP)
March 29, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
In a sign of warming ties between the US and Egypt under President Trump, Egyptian President Sisi will make his first state visit to Washington in April.
Egypt's declining economy needs all the help it can get. (AFP/File)
March 29, 2017 - 09:59 GMT
Egypt is resuming its negotiations with the G-8 countries regarding its economic and social reform programs.
Farida Osman
March 28, 2017 - 19:39 GMT
Farida Osman, a young girl born to an Egyptian family of dentists, traveled to America to attend college like thousands of Egyptians. What she did not know then, was that a world champion was in the making.
With a population expected to double in the next 50 years, Egypt is expected to face serious water and energy shortages by 2025. (File photo)
March 28, 2017 - 15:55 GMT
The ongoing reduction in Egypt’s Nile water may subject the country to water and energy shortages by 2025.
Greek investments will help back Egypt's declining economy. (Wikimedia)
March 28, 2017 - 09:40 GMT
The Ambassador of Greece to Cairo said that the volume of Greek investments in Egypt was about $1 billion euros for the last fiscal year.
According to El-Balshy’s comments following the verdict on Saturday, the syndicate’s case reflects a long struggle between security and press freedom. (File/AFP)
March 27, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
The press syndigate in Egypt is demanding for investigations into the violations committed by the Ministry of Interior.
BP will own 100% of the new gas field. (File photo)
March 27, 2017 - 15:00 GMT
British Petroleum (BP) announced its third natural gas discovery in the North Damietta marine concession area in Egypt.
The world has gone upside down. (File photo)
March 27, 2017 - 14:30 GMT
The world has gone upside down.
She also deleted all their pictures together. (Elaph)
March 27, 2017 - 11:16 GMT
She also deleted all their pictures together.