A Saudi official stated at the Arab country summit in Egypt that airstrikes in Yemen will likely continue for at least five to six months.
An explosion in Egypt's capital city of Cairo has injured eight people, including four police officers. The bomb detonated at the Cairo Media University.
Fourteen Arab leaders are holding a meeting in Egypt to address the deepening crisis unfolding in the Gulf country, where a Saudi-led bombing campaign began earlier this week.
March 27, 2015
Yemen's president has arrived in Egypt on Friday to attend the Arab League summit.
An overhaul of Egypt's visa system announced last week is unlikely to keep Gulf residents from jetting off to see the pyramids this summer.
An Egyptian lawyer withdrew Friday his lawsuit against Hamas, despite achieving a ruling in the case declaring the Palestinian faction a "terrorist group."
March 26, 2015
Arab foreign ministers agreed in a meeting in Egypt on Thursday to form a joint Arab military force to counter growing security threats in the region, the Arab League's chief said.
Egypt has sent four naval ships to Yemen to help secure the Gulf of Aden and the Bab al-Mandeb Strait, an Egyptian official has said.
Rumor has it that Donia Samir Ghanem isn't friends with Elissa, but that's not really the case!
The summit had showed how much Egypt can cooperate with Mexico and Latin American states, said the Ambassador of Mexico to Cairo Jorge Alvarez Fuentes.
March 25, 2015
The Cairo Criminal Court resumed the trial of the two reporters Wednesday, postponing the trial to April 22.
After over four years behind bars, Mubarak-era interior minister Habib el-Adly was released, state news agency MENA reported.
Egyptian experts are divided in their reactions to Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia on Monday signing a declaration of principles over Ethiopia building the Renaissance Dam on the Blue Nile, the Nile's largest tributary.
Egyptian actresses and sisters Ruby and Maryhanne have just found out that they're expecting.
The entire Egyptian diplomatic mission to Yemen has fled Aden, after having relocated the embassy from Sanaa to the temporary capital.
She wants $131,000 USD to talk about it, but has Zeina been lying about having Ahmed Ezz's twins all along?
Egyptian film director Khaled Youssef predicts greater filmmaker than Youssef Chahine will come out of Egypt.
March 24, 2015
Egypt ran an overall balance of payments deficit of $1bn for the first half of the 2014/15 fiscal year, compared to a surplus of around $2 billion in the same period the year befor.
A spokesman for the forensic authority has been sacked Tuesday after his comments on a slain activist's death.
Puppet Abla Fahita has been a naughty girl!
A roadside bomb exploded in North Sinai, killing two soldiers and injuring six others.
Joined by British DJ Goldierocks in the GrEEK Campus, band members Okka and Ortega will bring their electro-shaabi tunes to the city of Cairo.
Egypt's president has issued a decree to offer new bonds to the public to generate revenue to develop the Suez Canal area.
Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan have signed a declaration of principles on Monday, in a critical step towards resolving a four-year dispute over Nile water sharing arrangements among Basin countries.
What Adel wants, Adel gets? Imam requests $1 million USD to be interviewed by George Kordahi!
March 23, 2015
Government error makes Youssef Chahine a well-known filmmaker.
The justice ministry is investigating the accuracy of comments by a forensic authority spokesman who said the activist died because she was "too slim."
We now know that Egyptian singer Sandy is a serious Barcelona fan!
The men attempted to cross illegally to Italy by boat, and are feared to be trapped in Libya.
March 22, 2015
Valued at $3.5 billion, the project will provide 2,000 megawatts (MW) of solar energy in the country, the statement added.
Airbus has increased the standard number of seats in the brochure for its A380 superjumbo to 544, the company said on Friday.
An Egyptian court on Sunday sentenced 23 alleged members of the banned Muslim Brotherhood to life in prison.
The 4th annual Luxor African Film Festival came to a close on Saturday, and Marwan Hamed’s “The Blue Elephant” went home the winner.
Sherine showed off the girls that made her a momma and the flowers they gave her for Mother's Day yesterday.
A Danish DJ and an Egyptian rapper are ready to jam out this week for DCAF.
Bomb detonates as it is being planted in Al-Ibrahimiya municipal garage. Two dead, one arrested.
This success places a heavy responsibility on the government, and all of Egypt, to turn the programs, agreements, and pledges made during the conference into facts on the ground.
March 21, 2015
A bus transporting 36 Orascom employees slipped into the Mariotiya river canal near Cairo, killing twelve passengers.
March 20, 2015
Eight suspected members of a Sinai-based militant group were killed in a security campaign Friday, a military source said.
Four people were killed and three injured in a traffic accident in Cairo on Friday.
The coach says it seems like Fiorentina got the better deal by accepting the Egyptian and money from Chelsea for Juan Cuadrado, and commented on their Europa League progress
March 19, 2015
Egyptian winger Mohamed Salah is ready to face Roma in the second leg of the round of 16 in the Europa League on Thursday
What an epic duo these two strong and sassy yet classy ladies make. Egyptian actress Yousra and Queen Rania of Jordan celebrate mothers.
Al-Sisi ordered the committee’s continued review of the agreement draft and the study of all aspects, as well as the necessary legal action on the subject.
Piracy is a real problem in Egyptian cinema, and Laila Elwi thinks President Sisi should do something about it!
Did Mohammad Fouad resort to liposuction after his Ramadan TV series was cancelled?
March 18, 2015
The UAE and Egypt have signed an agreement to build a new $45 billion administrative capital in the outskirts of Cairo, state news agency WAM reported.
Egypt's cabinet decided on Wednesday to resume the country's football premier league on March 30, yet without spectators.
The fourth edition of the Downtown Contemporary Arts Festival (DCAF) will kick off on 19 March and will run until 9 April with a line-up including performing and visual arts, as well as urban interventions.
Egyptian actor Hassan Youssef explains why he declined playing Morsi in the film “The President’s Bodyguard.”
A series of improvised bombs exploded near Ahmed Shawqy street in Fayoum city. No deaths were reported, but five people were injured.
Can you say epic fashion fail for a celebrity?! Egyptian star Sandy wears something controversial again, and it doesn't even show much skin!
There is a clause in the contract allowing gas supply to be interrupted at short notice
Any person wishing to enter Egypt will need to obtain a visa before departure and will not be offered it at the airport upon arrival/
Menna Shalabi has reently lost so much weight, and her concerned fans aren't happy!
Will Egyptian actor Ahmed Helmy take part in the Mohammed Assaf biopic?
Egyptian forces bulldozed 1,020 homes at the Rafah border, near Gaza City, to make way for a buffer zone.
March 17, 2015
Arabtec has accepted Egypt's new conditions.
Sandy was seriously displeased at Egyptian artist Saad el Soghayar for "teasingly" hitting on an episode of his show "Saad wa Saad" on Al Hayat TV, and even more upset with the network for airing those inappropriate scenes.
The police officer accused of killing activist Shaimaa El-Sabbagh has been referred to a criminal court for trial.
Mauritania will soon get a taste of Egyptian cinema through the six-day event “Mauritanian-Egyptian Cinema Days”.
In order to make such infrastructure investment really take-off then the state needs to act as a seed financer only and secure the support of private investors to multiply that investment many times.
Cartoon series "Bakar" is returning after an eight year hiatus to our holy month screens this year.
March 16, 2015
Egypt hopes to generate $20 billion in revenue from tourism by 2020 by attracting 20 million visitors, new tourism minister Khaled Ramy said on Sunday.
A Cairo criminal court sentenced Mohamed Badie, the Muslim Brotherhood's supreme guide, and 13 other leading members of the group to death on Monday for inciting murder in the now infamous case known in the media as "Rabaa control room."
It's electric! Join Boris Brechja and DJ Filo at D-CAF’s music programme this month.
Nema El-Sayed, 18, has been referred to a juvenile court for a retrial. She was arrested during clashes when she was still a minor.
Thanks to the writing magic of Egyptian poet Abdel Rahman al-Abnoudy, Mohamed Mounir will be chief performer in the show at the Suez Canal inauguration.
Ahead of first Egyptian national team gathering since November, newly-appointed coach Hector Cuper starts his mission with a camp for the Equatorial Guinea friendly.
Selfies, jokes, and billions: Sisi 'boisterous' after economic summit, but the hard part has just begun
Difficult times still lie ahead in a country where two-fifths of the population live on or around the poverty line.
Central bank deposits that Egypt's Gulf allies pledged at an investment summit will arrive in the country within days.
Naglaa Fathi to undergo skin disease treatment in Switzerland.
Egypt has also signed Memorandums of Understanding (MOUs) for potential deals worth $92 billion at the conference, according to Salman.
March 15, 2015
Minister of Investment Ashraf Salman and Suez Canal head Vice-Admiral Mohab Mamish signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) regarding the establishing of the Suez Canal economic zone.
The housing, transportation, petroleum, tourism, and investments sectors won the largest of this amount, but no statement has been made regarding Suez Canal Axis investments
Two Russian delegations have visited the site of a nuclear power plant to be established in Dabaa in the past few days, according to Russian Economy Minister Alexei Ulyukayev.
'$200 billion still needed': Sisi thanks attendees of Economic Summit, says he intends to do this every year
The Egypt Economic Development Conference (EEDC), referred to as Economic Summit, ended on Sunday after three days that witnessed the signing of agreements between the Egyptian government and companies.
One of Egypt’s top businessmen said on Saturday the country needs to fire inefficient civil servants to attract investment and strengthen the economy.
It's sad day in Egyptian cinema. One of the great has passed on.
Egyptian film director and screenwriter Shadi Abdel Salam got his own Google Doodle, in celebration of his 85th birthday.
Egypt’s prime minister revealed Saturday the government's economic vision up to 2030 before an audience of world leaders attending the Sharm El-Sheikh Economic Development Conference.
The 'other side' of development: Egypt's Economic Conference will bring also bring more Pepsi and Malls
Egypt hopes the weekend conference will project an image of stability and improve investor confidence hit by the political upheaval after the fall of veteran ruler Hosni Mubarak.
A small bomb exploded at the Matariya tram station in Cairo, killing a man and his donkey.
Power dominates: Egypt signs $40 billion worth of energy deals on second day of investment conference
Egypt signed energy deals and MOUs worth over $40 billion with international companies including many from the Gulf, meeting Egypt’s energy crunch with an appetite for investment.
International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Christine Lagarde said on Friday Egypt was on the right path after embarking on economic reforms but cautioned the country needs to do more to achieve needed growth.
Cairo has signed on Saturday a final deal with British Petroleum worth $12 billion over four years, reportedly the biggest single foreign investment in Egypt's history.
A further 285 Egyptians returned to Egypt from Libya on Saturday, the latest groups since Egypt launched airstrikes on Daesh targets in Derna.
"This event marks an important step for Egypt. It shows that Egypt is open for business," said the World Bank's managing director.