In its latest drive to lure back foreign investors to its energy sector, Egypt has received six bids for oil and gas exploration.
December 3, 2016
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.
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.
December 1, 2016
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?
Egypt's largest listed bank is in talks to sell 70-80 percent of its stake in investment banking arm CI Capital.
November 30, 2016
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.
Mohamed Helmi was reinstated after the club managed to claim only 5 points from 3 league games under interim boss Mohamed Salah
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.
The law gives existing NGOs one year to adjust their legal status and creates a new regulatory body.
His stance has been criticized by some as hypocritical.
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.
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.
November 29, 2016
Egypt took a good share home from the 2016 Mohamed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Creative Sports Award.
The incident is currently under investigation.
He had it coming!
A Facebook page called Movement of the Poor had called for Egyptians to protest on Nov. 11 against deepening austerity measures, but protests failed to materialise as authorities imposed a big security clampdown.
Anthony Khoury, General Manager of Uber Egypt discusses the company's expansion plans and challenges of the sharing economy.
November 28, 2016
It was an eventful event.
After the International Olympic Committee re-analysed the blood samples of some athletes, it discovered that Russia’s...
Egypt's armed forces carried out airstrikes against Daesh fighters in Libya last year, hours after Daesh released a video showing the beheadings of 21 Egyptian Copts in Libya.
Oh my Abla!
The Qatari-owned news channel has recently broadcast a trailer of a documentary entitled “Conscripts” that tells the story of Egyptian youth getting ready to serve out their compulsory military service.
November 27, 2016
Ahly looks to sign a foreigner in the January transfer window; who will leave the club remains unknown
This week Cairo and Alexandria offer a large assortment of cultural activities for everyone to enjoy.
Egyptians have fired insults at Qatar's leader and army.
A stake in Zohr, one of the biggest ever gas discoveries, will raise BP's exposure to the gas market, just months after rival Shell became one of the world's biggest gas traders by acquiring BG Group.
The new large-scale windfarm in the Gulf of Suez area will have the capacity of at least 200 megawatts of renewable electricity generation.
Daesh claims responsibility for an attack on a military checkpoint that killed 12 soldiers in Sinai, Egypt
The militant group staging the insurgency pledged allegiance to Daesh in 2014 and adopted the name Sinai Province. It is blamed for killing hundreds of Egyptian soldiers and police since then.
Controversial Egyptian chairman of Zamalek SC says Maya was born a boy, not girl.
November 25, 2016
The assailants were on board utility vehicles “laden with large amounts of explosives” and attacked the checkpoint late on Thursday.
November 24, 2016
Egypt marked a 68.4 percent drop in tourism revenues in the first nine months of 2016, while Turkey registered 30.8 percent fewer visitors., according to the World Tourism Organisation.
Who else is disappointed?
The president says Yehia Kalash' sentencing not related to freedom of expression.
November 23, 2016
Ismailia prosecutors ordered the detention of Egyptian champion and world bronze medalist in wrestling Reem Magdy's father for four days pending investigation, over charges of beating his daughter to death.
The VAT refund scheme for tourists is being studied in collaboration with the Ministry of Finance in order to increase tourist expenditure at Egyptian tourist destinations and promote Egyptian products.
Four days of protests come to an end as Nubians reach agreement with Egyptian authorities on ancestral homeland
The move followed negotiations with a group of three MPs who pledged to Nubian community leaders that the crisis would be solved during a cabinet meeting scheduled for early next week.
She has also started an initiative to integrate the deaf into society.
Nevine Loutfy's body was discovered with multiple stab wounds on October 6, 2016.
The victim was CEO of the Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank Nevine Loutfy.
It could all be a rumor though!
The CEO of the ADIB Egypt was the first Arab woman to lead an Islamic bank.
Cyber haters should have known better than to bully Tamer!
Egyptian taxi drivers called on the cabinet earlier this month to adjust fares in accordance with the recent hikes in energy and fuel prices.
November 22, 2016
That wasn't cool, Enas!
The Confederation of African Football has announced the shortlists for the 2016 African Player of the Year awards.
The results will make you laugh out loud.
Other sentences ranged from death sentences to prominent Brotherhood leaders including Mohamed Al-Beltagy and Khairat al-Shater, to seven-year prison sentences.
Egypt's Central Bank abandoned its currency peg of 8.8 pounds to the US dollar on Nov. 3 in a move it hopes will unlock foreign currency inflows and end a black market for dollars.
Someone dear to the actor's heart was behind it.
November 21, 2016
The Cairo-based club has launched an online registering service for reporters, declaring they are ready to apply it for spectators as well
The court ordered the release of Alexandrani pending investigations following a near one-year detention.
The $360M sugar plant facility will be a welcome asset in light of Egypt's sugar deficit.
What a revelation.
Sisi downplayed Trump's calls to ban Muslims from entering the US, saying that his provocative statements during the presidential campaign don't necessarily reflect his actions as a president.
November 20, 2016
The resignation is Soliman's second in the space of two weeks
The microblogging website has verified the Islamist group's account.
Doesn't she look beautiful?
The Cairo Misdemeanour Court also ordered the defendants to pay a bail of 10,000 Egyptian pounds (640 dollars) each to stay out of jail pending appeal on charges of harbouring fugitive colleagues inside the union's premises.
It's not what you think it is.
The UK remains the only EU country that has upheld a ban on flights to Egypt's Red Sea resort of Sharm El-Sheikh.
The case follows from the arrest of journalists Mahmoud El-Sakka and Amr Badr from inside the syndicate's premises earlier this year