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Dredgers are seen at work on the new waterway of the Suez canal on June 13, 2015, in the port city of Ismailia, east of the capital Cairo. (AFP/Khaled Desouki)
August 05, 2015 - 09:41 GMT
Egypt's state employees will be given an official holiday next week for the massive project's opening ceremony.
Mohamed Mounir on his European tour. (a-awsat-alekhbaria.com)
August 05, 2015 - 07:47 GMT
You can take the Mohamed Mounir out of Egypt, but you can't take the Egypt out of Mohamed Mounir.
The Suez Canal opening will provide free transportation among other services. (AFP/File)
August 05, 2015 - 07:01 GMT
The Suez Canal opening will provide free transportation among other services.
A fighter loyal to Yemen's exiled President Abd-Rabbo Mansour Hadi stands on a tank in Yemen's second city of Aden on July 30, 2015. (AFP/File)
August 05, 2015 - 00:30 GMT
The US delivered five M1A1 Abrams tank turrets to Egypt on Friday.
Hossam Ghaly
August 04, 2015 - 16:58 GMT
Ahly's football director Wael Gomaa decided to fine Ghaly and El-Said, who were dropped from the Etoile du Sahel match on 8 August
Illustrative photo of a military operation by Egyptian security forced near the border with southern Gaza Strip on November 2, 2014. (AFP/Said Khatib)
August 04, 2015 - 15:45 GMT
Five civilians from one family were killed on Tuesday when their house in North Sinai was shelled, in tandem with intense clashes between security forces and militants.
Egyptians were the greatest critics of Snapchat's live feature on Cairo. (Flickr/Marwa Morgan)
August 04, 2015 - 15:17 GMT
The social media giant highlighted Egypt's capital Monday — and had Egyptians disappointed.
An investigation is underway to find the perpetrators. (AFP/File)
August 04, 2015 - 11:30 GMT
Gunmen shot and killed a policeman outside a police station in the Sharqiya governorate of Egypt.
Duhail,the world's biggest Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) tanker. (Photo bucket)
August 04, 2015 - 09:30 GMT
Norwegian-Singaporean gas shipping behemoth BW Gas will provide Egypt with a floating Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) vessel to help ease the country's energy shortages.
Egypt's market extended its losses Monday. (AFP/File)
August 04, 2015 - 09:10 GMT
Egypt's market extended its losses Monday.
Ahmed Yousry won an Oscary for his visual effects work on the movie Hugo. (Tamilgun.com)
August 04, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
Egyptian Ahmed Yousry won two Oscars for visual effects on two Hollywood blockbusters.