August 25, 2016
The Egyptian Coptic church is fighting for better legislation to build and restore churches.
Turkish Airlines is set to operate four flights per week to and from the Egyptian resort after nearly ten months of suspended services.
Hossam El-Badry will lead Ahly for a third stint despite an acrimonious departure in 2013 after Egypt’s most successful club named him as a manager on Wednesday as they hope to alter a stunning decline in form.
The concert by Ukrainian singer Svetlana Loboda is part of a wider tourism strategy of inviting famous performers to give concerts in Egypt, particularly in its key tourist destinations.
August 24, 2016
Egypt launches widespread investigation after allegations of strawberries contaminated with Hepatitis A
After US media linked a hepatitis A outbreak to strawberries imported from Egypt, the country is doing an in-depth agricultural investigation.
The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) announced on Wednesday that the bronze medal for women's weightlifting at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games is to be re-destributed to Egyptian Abeer Abdel Rahman...
Romance is in the air with a love story from the Egyptian songstress and Sony Xperia.
The Egyptian government is set to conduct feasibility studies on the application of the rain-maximising technology which is currently applied in many parts of the world including Germany, China, the UAE and France.
Saudi Arabia sentenced an Egyptian national to six years in prison on charges of espionage for sending documents about the country to Iranian contacts in Lebanon.
And people aren’t happy about it.
We honor the 82-year-old starlet by sharing seven interesting facts about her life.
You needn't hear her voice to believe it.
And it's a girl.
The long-awaited project will help boost the two countries’ total power-generation capacity by linking the power stations in the city of Badr in Egypt, and the two Saudi cities of Medina and Tabuk.
August 23, 2016
But you'll never guess why.
Egyptian weightlifter Mohamed Ihab, who won the bronze medal at this month's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, has said he submitted an application for Qatari citizenship prior to the Games due to a lack of support for his sporting career in Egypt.
Egypt's assistant coach speaks about Ahmed Elmohamady's recent return to the Pharaohs
The case has been referred to Egypt's Administrative Court.
The deal follows Egypt's appeal to Arabia last week to help provide financial aid in order to meet the terms of a $12B IMF fund facility.
The sources told Ma'an that the officer was shot in the head by a sniper while he was in a military vehicle patrolling a street in al-Arish.
The arrival of a Russian delegation to Egypt to inspect airport security will be followed by an International Civil Aviation Organisation inspection at the end of 2016.
After commanding attention at film festivals in Berlin, Algeria, and Dubai, the Egyptian short has now scooped the top prize in Oman.
August 22, 2016
While the death toll from car accidents has dropped, Egypt counted EGP 30.5 billion in the cost of crashes in 2015, with the 2016 projected to be even higher.
She was taken to hospital after finding it difficult to breathe.
But social media got her back.
Mona couldn't hide her bun in the oven for too long.
August 21, 2016
Cairo and Alexandria are more dynamic than ever in culture. A large assortment of events includes film screenings, exhibitions, music events, among other events.
Squeezed by economic and political turmoil since the 2011 uprising that toppled Hosni Mubarak, Egyptians are preparing for a new era of austerity.
August 20, 2016
Mohamed Salah shines on the first day of the Italian Serie A to help AS Roma to an impressive 4-0 victory at home to Udiense on Saturday
Zamalek’s skipper Mahmoud Abdel-Razek "Shikabala" has been suspended and reported for his recent celebration with the Ultras fan group, club chairman Mortada Mansour announced early Saturday.
August 19, 2016
Egypt's Hedaya Malak won the bronze medal in the women's taekwondo -57kg event after beating Raheleh Asemani of Belgium by the golden kick early on Friday.
August 18, 2016
The North Sinai-based extremist group said that it had named a new leader and warned of worse attacks to come.
Negotiations and feasibility studies are underway for possible implementation of the tourism project to link Maqna Port, Saudi Arabia with Dahab, Egypt by the end of this year.
The $2B deposit deal was inked alongside a $16Binvestment fund during King Salman's visit in April, but was not previously announced.
Because Mohamed Ramadan is a lifestyle, not a person!
Mohammed Morsi's hometown was raided by Egyptian police, and several people were arrested for suspected ties to the Muslim Brotherhood.
Industry players acknowledge that the rise in electricity prices are a necessary part of bridging the budget deficit, but suggested that consumers would bear the burden of increased production costs.
Lebanon has been without a president since May 2014 following the end of president Michel Suleiman's term as parliament has been unable to elect a head of state since then due to deep disagreements.
The hashtag #Kotobjeya is meant to function as a book club between Sabry and her followers.
August 17, 2016
Ahly's Dutch coach Martin Jol decided to end his contract with Egypt's leading sporting club after fans stormed the pitch during training on Tuesday evening and physically assaulted some players.
In addition to accepting the $12B IMF loan and $3B from the World Bank, Egypt has its sights set on another $5B in aid from Arab states.
Alexandria has become a jumping-off point for migrants from sub-Saharan Africa trying to reach Europe.
The new type of gold, which came onto the market 10 days ago, is available in prices almost 22 percent cheaper than gold 18K — the once-cheapest unit of gold offered on the Egyptian market.
The comedy actor returns to film after an absence of two years, in a film with his 2012 X-Large co-star, Donia Samir Ghanem.
The delegation will inspect Hurghada, Cairo, and Sharm El-Sheikh airports in order to determine the fate of the nearly year-long suspension of Russian tourism to Egypt.
We can now rejoice in having Rami Malek on our screens until 2017, as Mr Robot gets renewed for another season!
Work on the Zohr gas field development is now in full swing, with 'positive and promising' results in the wells.
August 16, 2016
US Republican presidential nominee pledged to partner with Middle East leaders who 'recognize this ideology of death... must be extinguished.'
Two passenger buses collided in Egypt's northern Dakahlia province.
Egyptian newspaper “The New Arab” claims that an Israeli visit to Egypt is imminent. But how accurate are these claims?
Egyptian judoka Islam El Shehaby has been sent home from the Rio Olympics after refusing to shake the hand of Israeli Or Sasson following the end of their bout, the International Olympic Committee said on Monday.
Al-Ahram published a list of nearly 139 names whose assets were frozen on Monday.
Watch the video inside and you'll understand.
The initiative is working with SME in the tourism industry with training and special offers, but the British national carrier has not yet reinstated flights to Sharm El Sheikh.
Rights advocates criticize suspension of the eight women, calling the move ‘humiliating.’
Forbes shed light on twenty different successful startups launched by young Egyptian enterpruners from different backgrounds, from 2010 to 2016.
August 15, 2016
The Ethics Committee of the International Olympic Committee has reprimanded Egyptian judo player Islam al-Shehaby for refusing to shake hands with his Israeli rival following a match last Friday.
After receiving abuse for wearing the hijab during her beach volleyball performance, Doaa Elghobashy has thanked her critics for 'making her famous'
Egyptians commemorated the massacre’s anniversary yesterday.
The Egyptian navy caught a boat of African refugees attempting to head to Europe.
A new banking law sets fines between EGP 1m-5m and prison terms between six months and three years for exchange companies selling the US dollar at a higher rate than the CBE.
HRW said in a report issued on Sunday that it documented six instances in which security forces unlawfully killed protesters, leaving at least 1,185 people dead between Morsy's ouster on July 3, 2013, and August 16, 2013.
Blumberg Grain's project to store Egyptian grains is up in the air amid the controversy over alleged misrepresentation of procurement numbers of its wheat supplies.
Dubai Financial Group has sold its stake in EFG Hermes to French lender Natixis in deal rumored to be worth over $100M.
August 14, 2016
Her secret is inside.
The Italian oil company is in talks with oil majors to bring in partners in a deal that could be worth up to $2.2B.
Seven Egyptian hostages still held by Libyan forces are not seeing support from the government, so their families are taking more direct steps.
Economists warn that the IMF fund facility is a lifeline for Egypt, but the benefits of the deal over the longer term amid risks of global economy recession are not guaranteed.
August 12, 2016
Egyptian judo player Islam El-Shehaby lost by a decisive ippon throw to Or Sasson of Israel in the first round of men's over-100kg event on Friday.
Egyptians working and living in Libya have been caught up in the conflict, with several kidnapping incidents occurring.